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gnu: Add busybox.

* gnu/packages/busybox.scm: New file.
* Add gnu/packages/busybox.scm.
John Darrington 7 years ago
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gnu/packages/bison.scm \
gnu/packages/boost.scm \
gnu/packages/bootstrap.scm \
gnu/packages/busybox.scm \
gnu/packages/calcurse.scm \
gnu/packages/ccache.scm \
gnu/packages/cdrom.scm \

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;;; GNU Guix --- Functional package management for GNU
;;; Copyright © 2014 John Darrington <>
;;; This file is part of GNU Guix.
;;; GNU Guix is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it
;;; under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
;;; the Free Software Foundation; either version 3 of the License, or (at
;;; your option) any later version.
;;; GNU Guix is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but
;;; WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
;;; GNU General Public License for more details.
;;; You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
;;; along with GNU Guix. If not, see <>.
(define-module (gnu packages busybox)
#:use-module (guix licenses)
#:use-module (guix packages)
#:use-module (guix download)
#:use-module (guix build-system gnu)
#:use-module (gnu packages)
#:use-module (gnu packages admin)
#:use-module (gnu packages perl)
#:use-module (gnu packages zip))
(define-public busybox
(name "busybox")
(version "1.22.1")
(source (origin
(method url-fetch)
(uri (string-append
"" name "-"
version ".tar.bz2"))
(build-system gnu-build-system)
(lambda _ (zero? (system* "make" "defconfig")))
(lambda _
(substitute* '("testsuite/du/du-s-works"
(("/bin") "/etc")) ; there is no /bin but there is a /etc
;; There is no /usr/bin or /bin - replace it with /gnu/store
(substitute* "testsuite/cpio.tests"
(("/usr/bin") "/gnu/store")
(("usr") "gnu"))
(substitute* "testsuite/date/date-works-1"
(("/bin/date") (which "date")))
;; The pidof tests assume that pid 1 is called "init" but that is not
;; true in guix build environment
(substitute* "testsuite/pidof.tests"
(("-s init") "-s $(cat /proc/1/comm)"))
(substitute* "testsuite/grep.tests"
;; The subject of this test is buggy. It is known by upstream (fixed in git)
;; So mark it with SKIP_KNOWN_BUGS like the others.
;; Presumably it wasn't known at the time of release ...
;; (It is strange that they release software which they know to have bugs)
(("testing \"grep -w \\^str doesn't match str not at the beginning\"")
"test x\"$SKIP_KNOWN_BUGS\" = x\"\" && testing \"grep -w ^str doesn't match str not at the beginning\""))
;; This test cannot possibly pass.
;; It is trying to test that "which ls" returns "/bin/ls" when PATH is not set.
;; However, this relies on /bin/ls existing. Which it does not in guix.
(delete-file "testsuite/which/which-uses-default-path")
(rmdir "testsuite/which")
(zero? (system* "make"
;; "V=1"
(lambda* (#:key outputs #:allow-other-keys)
(let ((out (assoc-ref outputs "out")))
(system* "make"
(string-append "CONFIG_PREFIX=" out)
(native-inputs `(("perl" ,perl) ; needed to generate the man pages (pod2man)
;; The following are needed by the tests.
("inetutils" ,inetutils)
("zip" ,zip)))
(synopsis "Many common UNIX utilities in a single executable")
(description "BusyBox combines tiny versions of many common UNIX utilities
into a single small executable. It provides a fairly complete
environment for any small or embedded system.")
(home-page "")
;; Some files are gplv2+
(license gpl2)))