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Date: Wed, 22 Aug 2012 21:12:20 +0200
From: Daniel Cegiełka <>
Subject: Re: [Vision for new platform] syslog, sed, cron

2012/8/22 Rich Felker <>:
> On Wed, Aug 22, 2012 at 07:31:49PM +0200, Daniel Cegiełka wrote:

>> metalog - ( Require PCRE, but it is a
>> very lightweight solution. The original release has ugly gnulib dep. I
>> deleted the extraneous code (gnulib) and packed everything into one
>> file (mlog.tar). The whole is adapted to musl. This stuff requires
>> further work (Makefile +-DOPTIONS)...
> I'd like to see a review of the source for the different options, for
> security and robustness. Features/outward-behavior are important, but
> if the core is rotten it's hard to fix... On the other hand, missing
> features could be tacked onto a core that's solid.

>> cron
>> ------
>> I recommend ncron. Works very well with musl.
> Yes, it's very nice and by one of my friends and musl contributors.
> Rich

I noticed Nicholas name in musl repo/code :) I also noticed metalog in
Nicholas ninit (init.scripts/boot).I couldn't find anything better
then metalog... so I strip a bit metalog's code...


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