[Buildroot] patch: target/cpio

Philippe Ney philippe.ney at pardes.ws
Wed Nov 22 21:34:59 UTC 2006

> >+config BR2_PACKAGE_CPIO
> >+	bool "cpio"
> >+	default n
> >+	help
> >+	  Archiver that handles various types of cpio and tar archives
> >+	  (Busybox cpio doesn't support archive generation)
> We should rather add write support to busybox's ar/cpio et al, IMO.

Yes sure. It was just more simple for me to use the cpio sources rather
than working on Busybox ones.

As this seems to be of interests for Goetz Bock, I posted.


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