[Toybox] getprop.c

2018-02-14 Thread Rob Landley
I'm working on release notes and I noticed this is the android toybox repo: Author: Tom Cherry Date: Thu Jan 4 10:13:59 2018 -0800 Reland: Stop building getprop We've replaced this with our own C++ version to support the new property info parsing.

Re: [Toybox] getprop.c

2018-02-14 Thread enh
On Wed, Feb 14, 2018 at 8:06 AM, Rob Landley wrote: > I'm working on release notes and I noticed this is the android toybox repo: > > Author: Tom Cherry > Date: Thu Jan 4 10:13:59 2018 -0800 > > Reland: Stop building getprop > > We've

Re: [Toybox] getprop.c

2018-02-14 Thread scsijon
May I point out that getprop and setprop are windows, Netware and Mac based in the origins of the desktop world, and are used nowadays by the like of gnome, java, adobe, steam (games), SAS and a few ... other mainline packages. I'm not sure that android has control rights as they seem to

Re: [Toybox] getprop.c

2018-02-14 Thread enh
they're unrelated. (the distinction between native system properties and Java system properties -- both of which are relevant on Android -- causes a deal of confusion.) On Wed, Feb 14, 2018 at 3:00 PM, scsijon wrote: > > May I point out that getprop and setprop are

[Toybox] Init -waitfor?

2018-02-14 Thread scsijon
BarryK of Puppylinux's origins has been having a problem I think may be worth sharing. (http://bkhome.org/news/201802/experimenting-with-busybox-runit.html) It's basically because: "Neither System V init, daemontools, runit or perp provides any hooks to wait for a service to go up or down.

[Toybox] toys/android/log.c with android NDK?

2018-02-14 Thread Rob Landley
I grabbed the current ndk (-r16b), make_standalone_toolchain.py'd an --arch x86_64 --api 26 toolchain, and then built defconfig toybox with it, and at link time it failed to find: '__android_log_write' 'facilitynames' 'getgrgid_r' 'iconv' 'iconv_open' 'prioritynames' 'sethostname'

Re: [Toybox] toys/android/log.c with android NDK?

2018-02-14 Thread enh
On Wed, Feb 14, 2018 at 3:36 PM, Rob Landley wrote: > I grabbed the current ndk (-r16b), make_standalone_toolchain.py'd an --arch > x86_64 --api 26 toolchain, and then built defconfig toybox with it, and at > link > time it failed to find: > > '__android_log_write' >