[Techtalk] detecting busybox

Alison Chaiken alchaiken at gmail.com
Tue Jan 10 21:32:21 UTC 2012

"file /usr/bin/* | grep busy" is even simpler.

busybox is my favorite code to read.   You know what all the functions
in it do, some of them solve hard problems (e.g. "tail -f") and the
code is clean and simple C, unlike the Linux kernel or glibc.

Best wishes,

Alison Chaiken
(650) 279-5600  (cell)
"If all we focus on is scaling, the only progress in society will be
from FarmVille to FarmPlanet."  -- Steve Yegge, paraphrasing

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