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Re: depmod: not an ELF file



On Mon, Feb 05, 2001 at 11:30:51PM -0800, Krzys Majewski wrote:
> Why does 'update-modules' give:
> 
> depmod: not an ELF file? 
> 
> I've done a dist-upgrade but no juice. 

    I've had this happen when I transferred a module incorrectly. I think I
transferred it across an ms-dos-mounted floppy instead of vfat. Maybe you had
a transfer problem? 

    Try "file <filename>". The modules should say, I believe, 32-bit ELF. 

    Mike

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