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Instant Optimizing Embedded Systems Using BusyBox by Cao Ziqiang, Wu Zhangjin

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Tailoring the system size of an embedded (Android) system (Advanced)

We have now discussed the basic configuration, compiling, installation, and usage of BusyBox on virtual Android devices and demonstrated how to build a bootable embedded system with BusyBox from scratch and enhanced the system through integrating additional utilities, including lightweight applets, standalone tools, and even programming language environments. In short, the functionality implementation of a scalable embedded system with BusyBox has been discussed in depth in previous recipes.

This recipe onwards, we will learn how to enhance user experience—it's time to talk about system optimization. Size optimization will be discussed in this recipe.

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