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Old 08-23-2011, 01:36 AM   #1
neverminder
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Syslinux bootloader


running make with syslinux I encounter an error:

"./mk-lba-img: cannot execute binary file"

Running "file ./mk-lba-img" I get this result:

mk-lba-img: elf 64-bit LSB executable, x86-64, version 1 sysv

Does this mean that my makefile is trying to execute a 64bit binary? If so.. I can't find the 32 bit distribution of Syslinux, anyone know where I can get it?
 
Old 08-23-2011, 05:09 AM   #2
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scratch this question

it's looking like getting my lfs system booted up on a usb drive is going to be as much work as assembling the lfs system itself. i don't have time for this right now
 
  


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