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(Before I started searching, I'd figure I'd ask here). I'm looking for something that can run vi, specifically - I assume busybox will allow that. Pulling / pushing conf files is a bit of a PITN. Any ideas?Thanks.
 

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Thanks! I will try it out.
 

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If you don't want Titanium back up there is a busybox installer in the market. I've been using it and it works well. Just do a search for Busybox.
 

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roebeet said:
(Before I started searching I'd figure I'd ask here). I'm looking for something that can run vi, specifically - I assume busybox will allow that. Pulling / pushing conf files is a bit of a PITN. Any ideas?

Thanks.
I just posted this in the "Beg Pandigital for the source code thread" but it seems appropriate here...

As one of the earlier comments in this thread mentioned, /system/bin/ifconfig is (or is at least based on) busybox.

On my PDN:$ ifconfig --helpBusyBox v1.13.1 (2009-03-03 13:55:28 CST) multi-call binary... Sure enough

# ln -s ifconfig cpln -s ifconfig cp# cpcpBusyBox v1.13.1 (2009-03-03 13:55:28 CST) multi-call binary
Usage: cp [OPTION]... SOURCE DEST
Copy SOURCE to DEST, or multiple SOURCE(s) to DIRECTORY
Options:-a Same as -dpR-d,-P Preserve links-H,-L Dereference all symlinks (default)-p Preserve file attributes if possible-f Force overwrite-i Prompt before overwrite-R,-r Recurse directories-l,-s Create (sym)links
# ln -s ifconfig busyboxln -s ifconfig busybox
# busyboxbusybox

BusyBox v1.13.1 (2009-03-03 13:55:28 CST) multi-call binaryCopyright (C) 1998-2008 Erik Andersen, Rob Landley, Denys Vlasenkoand others. Licensed under GPLv2.See source distribution for full notice.

Usage: busybox [function] [arguments]...or: function [arguments]...BusyBox is a multi-call binary that combines many common Unixutilities into a single executable. Most people will create alink to busybox for each function they wish to use and BusyBox will act like whatever it was invoked as!

Currently defined functions: addgroup, adduser, ash, basename, blkid, bunzip2, bzcat,bzip2, cat, catv, chgrp, chmod, chown, chpasswd, chpst,chroot, chrt, chvt, clear, cmp, cp, cpio, cryptpw, cttyhack,cut, date, dd, deallocvt, delgroup, deluser, depmod, devmem,df, diff, dirname, dmesg, du, dumpkmap, echo, ed, egrep, envdir, envuidgid, false, fbset, fbsplash, fgrep, find,findfs, fold, free, freeramdisk, fuser, getopt, getty, grep,gunzip, gzip, halt, hd, hexdump, hostname, hush, hwclock,ifconfig, ifdown, ifenslave, ifup, insmod, ip, ipaddr, ipcrm, ipcs, iplink, iproute, iprule, iptunnel, kbd_mode, kill,killall, killall5, less, linux32, linux64, ln, loadfont, loadkmap, login, losetup, ls, lsmod, mdev, mesg, mkdir,mknod, mktemp, modprobe, more, mount, mountpoint, msh, mv,nameif, nc, netstat, nmeter, openvt, passwd, patch, pgrep,pidof, ping, ping6, pipe_progress, pivot_root, pkill, poweroff, printf, ps, pwd, rdate, rdev, readlink, readprofile, reboot, renice, reset, resize, rm, rmdir, rmmod, rtcwake, run-parts, runlevel, runsv, rx, script, sed, seq, setarch, setconsole, setfont, setkeycodes, setlogcons, setsid, setuidgid, sh, showkey, slattach, sleep, softlimit, sort, start-stop-daemon, stat, strings, stty, su, sv, switch_root, sync, sysctl, tail, tar, tcpsvd, tee, telnet, telnetd, tftp, tftpd, time, top, touch, tr, true, tty, ttysize, udpsvd, umount, uname, uncompress, uniq, uptime, usleep, vi, watch, watchdog, wc, which, xargs, zcat
 
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