Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 60701
not statically linked
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:40:43 EDT
/sbin/busybox should be statically linked, not dynamically linked.
From the source rpm, it looks like the file busybox-static.patch contains the
wrong thing. I looked at the srpm for busybox-0.51.xxx and it contains what
looks like the proper patch file for static linking.
This breaks anything boot/rescue disk which is relying on busybox not needing
*** Bug 60702 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Erik, Jeremy - opinions? I've never actually touched busybox. (May be I'm not
the best package owner for it...)
Oops, I left that part out when updating the patch for the new version.
Building updated version now (0.60-4)
The RHEL3 problem has its separate bug report (131663) which in state closed now.
The devel version is fixed. I'm closing this bug.
If there is any problem please reopen this bug.