Re: s6-cp and s6-mv

From: Profpatsch <>
Date: Thu, 27 Sep 2018 12:48:24 +0200

Laurent Bercot <> writes:

>>Probably a dumb question, but is there a reason there is no
>>`cp` and no `mv` in `s6-portable-utils`?
> Because reimplementing a full POSIX utility suite isn't a goal.
> There are already a lot of those you can choose from (coreutils,
> busybox, toybox, sbase+ubase, etc.)

Ah, thanks. Then I’ll have to depend on coreutils
in this case. I’m also playing with the idea of compiling
a minimal static busybox with only cp and mv included.

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