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I know that android terminal is basically a Linux shell...but how to install Linux based softwares like gcc,vim, and also other CLI Linux softwares??

I don't want to install termux or other softwares. I want to make my terminal emulator as those softwares like termux

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  • Get BusyBox from official site or XDA – iBug May 13 '17 at 6:20
  • Then?..I have busybox pro...but can't install Linux softwares of my choice.... apt command is not still working....I even tried to get the functionality using an app named botbrew basil but it's not available for y country... So what to do? – Agniva Dutta May 13 '17 at 6:50
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    Android has a Linux-based kernel, but is not necessarily a full-fledged Linux environment... – Andy Yan May 13 '17 at 6:57
  • Then how termux of other applications use them...they are doing these in android kernel after all.... – Agniva Dutta May 13 '17 at 7:07
  • @AgnivaDutta The packages available in Termux are compiled for Android.. Check if Termux has the packages you need.. Else, you'll need to cross-compile them for your architecture yourself. – Gokul NC May 13 '17 at 12:18

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