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RE: problem with g77
- From: "Hannu E K Nevalainen \(garbage mail\)" <garbage_collector at telia dot com>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Wed, 18 Jun 2003 23:50:26 +0200
- Subject: RE: problem with g77
> From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]On Behalf
> Of Dr Jeff Forshaw
> I have a peculiar problem using g77. I can compile and produce sensible
> object files, and I can create executables. However, when I come
> to run the
> executable I get the error
> "bash: MZ?: command not found"
$ od -t x1z </usr/bin/ls.exe | head -1
0000000 4d 5a 90 00 03 00 00 00 04 00 00 00 ff ff 00 00 >MZ..............<
$ . /usr/bin/ls.exe
bash: MZ?: command not found
Seems to me that bash is trying to _source_ your executable. ( $ help
What filesystem are you using?
If not FAT or FAT32 then try "chmod u+x" on the executable.
(IIRC there is some problems regarding chmod on FAT fs'es.)
/Hannu E K Nevalainen, 59~14'N, 17~12'E
~ <=> degree
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