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    system() rountine returns: access: unix error (2) No such file or directory

    Hi ,

    I am running shell command through C program using system() routine.

    I am executing "opcontrol --status" an executable using the this routine and I get the following error.
    access: unix error (2) No such file or directory

    But when I give the complete path to the executable it runs perfectly.

    The executable is installed in "/usr/local/bin/"
    And the path variable has this path.

    What can be the possible issue?


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    Linux Guru Rubberman's Avatar
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    I can be found either 40 miles west of Chicago, in Chicago, or in a galaxy far, far away.
    Is the trailing slash in /usr/local/bin/ also in the PATH environment? If so, this is likely your problem. Please post the complete output of the PATH environment when you run your program.
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