Author: R. Koucha
Last update:05-Nov-2010

Patch to fix the -g option of ls command

in

busybox-1.17.2





Introduction
How to apply the patch
About the author



Introduction

The "-g" option of the "ls" shell command makes "ls" display only the group column instead of the owner and the group columns. But the "ls" command of busybox makes the contrary : it displays the owner column.

How to apply the patch

$ tar xvfj busybox-1.17.2.tar.bz2
$ cd busybox-1.17.2
$ cp ....../busybox-1.17.2-ls_minus_g.diff .
$ patch -p1 < busybox-1.17.2-ls_minus_g.diff


About the author

The author is an engineer in computer sciences located in France. He is glad to graciously offer this utility under the GPL open source license. He can be contacted through this page or you can have a look at his WEB home page.