Posted Mar 16, 2007 20:57 UTC (Fri) by DonDiego
Parent article: The road to freedom in the embedded world
WTH is GNU/Busybox supposed to be? Busybox is decidedly not a GNU project and a replacement for the GNU coreutils, shellutils, fileutils, tar, etc. A system running Busybox is quite likely to use very little GNU software. Calling it GNU is a bit of a stretch IMO.
Note that I'm a free software person myself, but this GNU/anything issue is something I don't buy. Free software systems nowadays are composed of less GNU software than they were years ago, and this trend continues ...
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