opkg using wget...
tilman at baumann.name
Sun Jun 15 02:22:18 CEST 2008
I would rather like to have a curl executable on my phone and stuff
wget in the trash.
Even if does not save any significant memory from busibox. It would
make me happy.
Just my 2 Eurocents ;-)
Am 09.06.2008 um 18:05 schrieb Alexandros Kostopoulos:
> I understand that wget is not used any more in opkg ; libcurl is
> used in its place now.
> Although I fully appreciate the superiority of libcurl and the fact
> that it is used using library calls instead of system(), there are
> some cases, in embedded systems with very limited resources (flash,
> in particular), that the overhead of libcurl may not be acceptable
> (whereas busybox wget size is insignificant).
> For this reason, I have prepared a patch against revision 4480 that
> disables curl and enables wget conditionally (using the --disable-
> curl option in configure) in compile time.
> Please review and comment...
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