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SubjectRe: Quite off topic, but I'm running out of options... wrote:
> In <> John LeMay <> writes:
> >After installing 2.2.0 (final), I receive the following messege upon
> >reboot:
> >Kmod: failed to exec /sbin/modprobe -s -k binfmt-464c, errno=8
> >request_module[binfmt-464c]: fork failed, errorno=11
> errno=8 means "exec format error". binfmt-464c is ELF format ("EL" =
> 0x46 0x4C).
> Sounds like you built your kernel without ELF support, and your
> modprobe is an ELF binary.

This is getting to be a very common posting/answer sequence here.

Does anybody else think it would be a good idea to have a warning
message for menuconfig or xconfig that appears when ext2fs or elf binary
support are modularized that says something like:

WARNING: Most systems will not boot if ELF binary/EXT2 filesystem
support is not in the kernel.

These two in particular seem to be the most common user goofs that show
up like kernel problems.

Richard Fish Enhanced Software Technologies, Inc.
Software Developer 4014 E Broadway Rd Suite 405 Phoenix, AZ 85040
(602) 470-1115

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