[Dev] Fwd: Re: ToyBox task

Xavier Roche xavier.roche at open.eurogiciel.org
Wed Oct 15 11:37:34 GMT 2014


Jan,

You will find attached to this mail a patch I made which add '-Z' option 
to the 'ls' toybox command.
(I have adapted the patch to the current tizen repo status).
This is just a draft, and the display calculation is still missing...
Anyway I hope this will help you...

Best regards,

--
Xavier Roche
Intel Open Source Technology Center


On 15/10/2014 08:05, Jan Cybulski wrote:
> Hello all,
>
> As for now I continue my work on Toybox.
>
> Xavier, you sent patch that adds dependency on libsmack to Toybox.
>
> I just wonder if Toybox maintainers do not mind that:
> maybe they would prefer just reads of smackfs and proc or xattrs?
> (I would prefer libsmack though)
>
> Best regards,
> Jan Cybulski
>
>
> On 14.10.2014 13:55, Xavier Roche wrote:
>>
>> On 14/10/2014 12:32, WaLyong Cho wrote:
>>> On 10/14/2014 06:56 PM, Xavier Roche wrote:
>>>> Hi Walyong,
>>>>
>>>> Thanks for the info,
>>>>
>>>> Basically the toybox solution has already been studied and we have
>>>> already metrics on what we have add/modify.
>>>> It requires a very little effort to get it work properly in a Tizen
>>>> security context.
>>>> (here provides some value and print on the mail history with 
>>>> Samsung and
>>>> a link toward Tizen Git repos)
>>>> More over, Toybox is an active opensource project and offers community
>>>> feedbacks and improvements, on which we can rely on.
>>> If toybox really active and we can rely on then toybox also will be 
>>> good
>>> option.
>> I really think it is a good option, (almost 60 commits published last 
>> month) ...
>> In addition, please take a look at the following :
>>   - tizen toybox repo : toybox 
>> <https://review.tizen.org/gerrit/#/admin/projects/platform/upstream/toybox>
>>   - current toybox status in Tizen : wiki 
>> <https://wiki.tizen.org/wiki/Toybox> and detailed status 
>> <https://docs.google.com/a/open.eurogiciel.org/spreadsheets/d/18rlIp9daltyXiiYTO2sunZoXtohUEaKAKAyoSCO8gf0/edit#gid=0>
>>
>> More over, I have discussed with the toybox upstream maintainer (Rob 
>> Landley, who used to work on busybox), and he is ready to give us an 
>> upstream support and integrate our patches as possible.
>>
>>>> Any way I am always curious and interesting in studying alternatives.
>>>> I could not find anything on your project in the open.
>>>> Please send me the pointer as soon as it is available...
>>> I will.
>>>
>>> Thanks
>>>
>>>> Best regards,
>>>>
>>>> -- 
>>>> Xavier Roche
>>>> Intel Open Source Technology Center
>>>>
>>>> On 14/10/2014 10:15, WaLyong Cho wrote:
>>>>> Hi all,
>>>>>
>>>>> I'd like to introduce new toolbox like tool. That is named as 
>>>>> *tinybox*.
>>>>> We have plan to open that on github. That is not under IP 
>>>>> verification.
>>>>> I think that will be soon opened.
>>>>>
>>>>> *tinybox* is using Apache license.
>>>>>
>>>>> Many of coreutils commands were already implemented. And many of 
>>>>> others
>>>>> are implementing now.
>>>>>
>>>>> *tinybox* was started to be used on Tizen.(so at the first time, that
>>>>> has name like tizenbox.) But there is no Tizen feature and should be.
>>>>>
>>>>> I hope to move security-related functionalities to *tinybox*.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> On 10/13/2014 06:31 PM, Xavier Roche wrote:
>>>>>> Hello Jan,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> You can work with the platform/upstream/toybox repository (see :
>>>>>> https://review.tizen.org/gerrit/#/admin/projects/platform/upstream/toybox 
>>>>>> )
>>>>>> The list provided in the wiki ( here
>>>>>> <https://docs.google.com/a/open.eurogiciel.org/spreadsheets/d/18rlIp9daltyXiiYTO2sunZoXtohUEaKAKAyoSCO8gf0/edit#gid=0> 
>>>>>>
>>>>>> ) is up to date.
>>>>>> Basically, the security-related functionalities to add only 
>>>>>> concern the
>>>>>> following:
>>>>>> - cp
>>>>>> - id
>>>>>> - ls
>>>>>> - mkdir
>>>>>> - mkfifo
>>>>>> - mknod
>>>>>> - ps
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I will create Jira issues on these tasks, with a detailed 
>>>>>> description
>>>>>> for each cases...
>>>>>>
>>>>>> However, Gerrit seems not to work properly today... I'm not sure you
>>>>>> could clone the toybox repository  at the moment.
>>>>>> Feel free to contact me if any questions!
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Best regards,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> -- 
>>>>>> Xavier Roche
>>>>>> Intel Open Source Technology Center
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On 13/10/2014 10:41, Jan Cybulski wrote:
>>>>>>> Hello, Dominique and Xavier,
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> I am Tizen developer in Samsung Electronics,
>>>>>>> I got a task from Tomasz Swierczek to add smack aware code to 
>>>>>>> ToyBox.
>>>>>>> He gave me contact to You as people in charge for this on Intel 
>>>>>>> side.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> I would like to start working on this and ask which repository 
>>>>>>> should
>>>>>>> I work with, and what is the required schedule for this task?
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Aslo : Is wiki site for this up to date?
>>>>>>> (https://wiki.tizen.org/wiki/Toybox) Especially I mean the list of
>>>>>>> toys that are still to be changed by adding security-related
>>>>>>> functionalities. I would like to avoid duplication if some work is
>>>>>>> done already or is performed right now.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Best regards,
>>>>>>> Jan Cybulski
>>>>>>>
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>>>>
>> Best regards,
>>
>> -- 
>> Xavier Roche
>> Intel Open Source Technology Center
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