Package "busybox"

Name: busybox


This package is just an umbrella for a group of other packages, it has no description.
Description samples from packages in group:

  • Standalone shell setup for initramfs
  • Standalone rescue shell with tons of builtin utilities
  • Provides the busybox DHCP client implementation

Latest version: 1:1.18.5-1ubuntu4.1
Release: precise (12.04)
Level: updates
Repository: main


Other versions of "busybox" in Precise

Repository Area Version
base main 1:1.18.5-1ubuntu4
base universe 1:1.18.5-1ubuntu4
updates universe 1:1.18.5-1ubuntu4.1

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Version: 1:1.18.5-1ubuntu4.1 2012-11-26 19:07:00 UTC

  busybox (1:1.18.5-1ubuntu4.1) precise-proposed; urgency=low

  [ Timo Juhani Lindfors ]
  * increase the maximum supported log line length from 256 to 512
    bytes. (Closes: #519356, LP: #1040900)
 -- Adam Stokes <email address hidden> Fri, 28 Sep 2012 16:11:14 -0400

1040900 syslog messages truncated to 256 chars during debian-installer run
519356 busybox: please document that syslogd silently truncates lines longer than 255 bytes - Debian Bug report logs

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