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Tweak help text.
author Rob Landley <rob@landley.net>
date Sun, 14 Apr 2013 12:35:25 -0500
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children 34ac05521d94
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12 bool 12 bool
13 default n 13 default n
14 help 14 help
15 usage: toybox [command] [arguments...] 15 usage: toybox [command] [arguments...]
16 16
17 With no arguments, shows available commands. First argument is 17 With no arguments, shows available commands. First argument is
18 name of a command to run, followed by any arguments to that command. 18 name of a command to run, followed by any arguments to that command.
19 19
20 config TOYBOX_SUID 20 config TOYBOX_SUID
21 bool "SUID support" 21 bool "SUID support"
22 default y 22 default y
23 help 23 help
24 Support for suid commands, which run as root. This means toybox must 24 Support for the Set User ID bit, to install toybox suid root and drop
25 be installed suid root, and drops permissions before running commands 25 permissions for commands which do not require root access. To use
26 which do not require root access. 26 this change ownership of the file to the root user and set the suid
27 bit in the file permissions:
28
29 chown root:root toybox; chmod +s toybox
27 30
28 config TOYBOX_FLOAT 31 config TOYBOX_FLOAT
29 bool "Floating point support" 32 bool "Floating point support"
30 default y 33 default y
31 help 34 help
32 Include floating point support infrastructure and commands that 35 Include floating point support infrastructure and commands that
33 require it. 36 require it.
34 37
35 config TOYBOX_I18N 38 config TOYBOX_I18N
36 bool "Internalization support" 39 bool "Internationalization support"
37 default y 40 default y
38 help 41 help
39 Add support for locales in commands. 42 Support for UTF-8 character sets, and some locale support.
40 43
41 config TOYBOX_FREE 44 config TOYBOX_FREE
42 bool "Free memory unnecessarily" 45 bool "Free memory unnecessarily"
43 default n 46 default n
44 help 47 help
45 When a program exits, the operating system will clean up after it 48 When a program exits, the operating system will clean up after it
46 (free memory, close files, etc). To save size, toybox usually relies 49 (free memory, close files, etc). To save size, toybox usually relies
47 on this behavior. If you're running toybox under a debugger or 50 on this behavior. If you're running toybox under a debugger or
48 without a real OS (ala newlib+libgloss), enable this to make toybox 51 without a real OS (ala newlib+libgloss), enable this to make toybox
49 clean up after itself. 52 clean up after itself.
50 53
51 config TOYBOX_DEBUG 54 config TOYBOX_DEBUG
52 bool "Debugging tests" 55 bool "Debugging tests"