[RC5] problems with rc5des412 on udb linux

Marc Sissom marcus at teleteam.net
Thu Jul 2 23:12:26 EDT 1998

Remi Guyomarch wrote:
> Jon Nathan wrote:
> >
> > hello
> >
> > i downloaded rc5des412-linux-alpha.tar.gz and tried to run it on my alpha
> > udb.  however, it won't run - says it can't execute the binary file.  the
> > machine is a 21066 @ 166mhz running a fresh install of redhat 5.1 .
> > related info follows.  any ideas?
> >
> What does 'file ./rc5des' gives you ? And 'ldd ./rc5des' ? This binary
> may be in a format not recognized by your system.
> (I think it may be the same problem as when you try yo launch an x86
> aout binary and you don't have aout support in you kernel or the binaout
> module can't be loaded ...)

You're right Remi v412 is an a.out COFF form. You must have a kernel
that has been compiled with a.out support.
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