How to install busybox

BusyBox combines tiny versions of many common UNIX utilities into a single small executable.

This may help you when you got your shell broken since busybox in independent binary which includes a lot of commands inside.

In simple words this tool can save your life 🙂

Find the latest version of busybox at

Then install it as the following:

wget -O /usr/bin/busybox

chmod +x /usr/bin/busybox

Its done.

Use the following command to see all inbuilt commands:

busybox --list

Some examples:

busybox ln -s /lib/ /lib/
busybox mv folder folder_old



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