Subject: Re: 1.3.3 binaries don't work with 1.4 beta
To: Reinhold Huber <>
From: Simon Burge <>
List: port-pmax
Date: 04/24/1999 07:29:20
Reinhold Huber wrote:

> I've installed NetBSD 1.4 beta on a 5000/125. Then I mounted the
> /usr/local software, which was compiled for 1.3.3, via NFS.
> Any command from these I tried, ended with:
> /usr/local/bin/bash: Exec format error. Wrong architecture.

First guess - can you install the compat13 package in
pkgsrc/emulators/compat13.  Failing that, you can try:

	ln /usr/libexec/ld.elf_so /usr/libexec/

but there may be some libraries missing in /usr/lib
that your older programs might look for.