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  1. #1

    How to execute a "80386 COFF executable not stripped&qu


    I have installed a vers. 10.0. I also have some old software (from SCO SVR4), I haven't the source code, only the executable.

    When I try to execute the software the respond is

    -bash: program_name: cannot execute binary file.

    I remember in the Red Hat vers. 6 there was a module called "ibcs", something like that, to execute the software.

    I don't know if I have explained well my problem.

    If somebody can help, many thanks


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    Linux Guru bigtomrodney's Avatar
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    Nov 2004
    What architecture does SCO run on?? If it's not compiled for the same arch then you'll get trouble. Plus things like dependencies/libraries may be missing.

    Does Linux support running Sco apps?

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