Bug 93 - ldd always reports "not a dynamic executable"
Summary: ldd always reports "not a dynamic executable"
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: glibc
Version: 5.2
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: David Lawrence
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Reported: 1998-11-16 17:15 UTC by niles
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1998-11-17 15:52:44 UTC

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Description niles 1998-11-16 17:15:17 UTC
I'm running glibc-2.0.7-29 (and friends), ld.so-1.9.5-8 &
ldconfig-1.9.5-8.  When I try to run "ldd" on anything
it always returns that's "not a dynamic executable".  That
is obviously not true for every file in /usr/bin.  The
program "file" reports shared programs correctly, and all
the (other) programs seem to run correctly.  What's going
on?  I really need the "ldd" working.  Perhaps, I missed
upgrading a package?  What could it be?

Comment 1 niles 1998-11-17 15:45:59 UTC
This is a known bug in linux 2.1.126.  It is apparently only present
for this one kernel release.   I'm running 2.1.128 now and it's
working fine.  Sorry about the false alarm.  Please mark this bug as

Comment 2 Preston Brown 1998-11-17 15:52:59 UTC
wasn't using a standard 5.2 kernel, so discarded.

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