CLI for Embedded Systems

VanBaren, Gerald (AGRE) Gerald.VanBaren at
Fri Oct 29 22:50:00 EST 2004

> From: linuxppc-embedded-bounces at
[mailto:linuxppc-embedded-bounces at] On Behalf Of Mukund JB.
> Sent: Friday, October 29, 2004 2:38 AM
> To: linuxppc-embedded at
> Subject: CLI for Embedded Systems
> Hello all,
> Good news. Linux on a new device.
> Now, we are porting Linux to a Intrusion Detection & protection
> I need some help in finding out Embedded Command Line Interface (CLI).
> Where can I find the source code & some documentation about CLI?
> Thanks for the help in advance.
> Regards,
> Mukund jampala

Check out the "hush" shell
an example of the use of hush in an embedded environment is u-boot
I assume the first link is what is used in u-boot, I did not look into
it closely (my doubts are because the hush shell in the first link talks
about C++ and u-boot is C).

Check out BusyBox


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