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To ensure that toybox can be installed alongside busybox without confusing update-alternatives, the paths of the links installed by toybox should match those installed by busybox. This is accomplished by changing the flags of a few tools within toybox.
author Paul Barker <>
date Sat, 04 Apr 2015 11:58:06 -0500
parents bd1225873eb4
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/* tty.c - Show stdin's terminal name
 * Copyright 2011 Rob Landley <>
 * See


config TTY
  bool "tty"
  default y
    usage: tty [-s]

    Show filename of terminal connected to stdin.

    Prints "not a tty" and exits with nonzero status if no terminal
    is connected to stdin.

    -s	silent, exit code only

#include "toys.h"

void tty_main(void)
  char *tty = ttyname(0);

  if (!toys.optflags) puts(tty ? tty : "not a tty");

  toys.exitval = !tty;