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Default [Q] Which busybox installer?

A lot of (rooting) guides contain something to the effect of "install busybox from Market" - but which one?What differences are there, if any? Is there a preferred version?
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Use the one by Stericson. The other one includes like 13 versions of Busybox which is unecessary.

ps. You only need to install Busybox if your apps require it. Apps like Titanium Backup include their own optimized version.
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You only need to install Busybox if your apps require it.
Or if you're used to GNU/Linux commandline environments and like to have one on your phone, too. Yes, the commands are limited but god, it even has vi!
 
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Can someone tell me what exactly is busybox, and what it does?
 
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Can someone tell me what exactly is busybox, and what it does?
It is a set of Unix-like command line utils targeted at minimal size installation
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