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Re: [alpine-devel] Alpine features and the future

From: 7heo <7heo_at_mail.com>
Date: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:18:33 +0200

On Jun 22, 2017 1:45 PM, Tmp File <tmpfile_at_mail.com> wrote:
>
> When writing a script a few days ago I noticed BusyBox doesn't have 'paste' which is a pretty standard unix command.
> I wonder what else I'll find missing in the future...
>
> My suggestions is to create a toybox-complement. It would install only the commands *not* present on busybox.
> Zero intersection.
>
> What do you think?

I think that we should have a second version of the busybox package, maybe called busybox-complete, that contains all the applets, such as https://git.busybox.net/busybox/tree/coreutils/paste.c that you seem to have missed.

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