Subject: Re: a.out binaries under NetBSD 1.6
To: None <>
From: Stefan Wuerthner <>
List: port-arm
Date: 09/12/2002 01:51:38
In message <> you wrote:

> On Thu, 12 Sep 2002, Stefan Wuerthner wrote:
> > So, the problem seems how to get the old libraries in /emul/aout recognised
> > by the system...
> Yes, and as far as I can see, there's no relevant difference between your
> setup and mine, yet mine works and yours doesn't.
> A few more things to try:
> ldconfig -v
>   This should list any a.out libraries you've got left in /usr/lib,
>   followed by those in /emul/aout/usr/lib, but presumably won't in your
>   case.
> ldconfig -v /emul/aout/usr/lib
>   So will _this_ manage to find them?
> file /emul/aout/usr/lib/lib*.so.*
>   They _are_ shared libraries, aren't they?

Ha, there's the culprit. I had both the old a.out and also the new elf 
libraries in this directory...

> As you might guess, I'm fairly comprehensively mystified by this.


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