busybox package in Ubuntu

busybox: Tiny utilities for small and embedded systems
busybox-dbgsym: debug symbols for busybox
busybox-initramfs: Standalone shell setup for initramfs
busybox-initramfs-dbgsym: debug symbols for busybox-initramfs
busybox-static: Standalone rescue shell with tons of builtin utilities
busybox-static-dbgsym: debug symbols for busybox-static
busybox-syslogd: Provides syslogd and klogd using busybox
udhcpc: Provides the busybox DHCP client implementation
udhcpd: Provides the busybox DHCP server implementation

This package has 29 new bugs and 1 open question.

Package information

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Tiny unix utilities for small and embedded systems.

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Packaging is up-to-date for BusyBox 1.36.1 .

Noble (active development)
1:1.36.1-6ubuntu1 release (main)
The Mantic Minotaur (current stable release)
1:1.36.1-3ubuntu1 release (main)
The Jammy Jellyfish (supported)
1:1.30.1-7ubuntu3 release (main)
The Focal Fossa (supported)
1:1.30.1-4ubuntu6.4 security, updates (main)
1:1.30.1-4ubuntu6 release (main)
The Bionic Beaver (supported)
1:1.27.2-2ubuntu3.4 security, updates (main)
1:1.27.2-2ubuntu3 release (main)
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
1:1.22.0-15ubuntu1.4 security, updates (main)
1:1.22.0-15ubuntu1 release (main)
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
1:1.21.0-1ubuntu1.4 security, updates (main)
1:1.21.0-1ubuntu1 release (main)