[CentOS] /usr/bin/wc: cannot execute binary file

Stephen John Smoogen smooge at gmail.com
Mon Jun 23 16:03:29 UTC 2008

On Mon, Jun 23, 2008 at 9:09 AM, Rudi Ahlers <Rudi at softdux.com> wrote:
> Hi all
> I've just installed CentOS 5.1 X64 as a VM in a CentOS 5.1 XEN server, and
> when I try todo something, I get this error
> /usr/bin/wc: cannot execute binary file
> Has anyone seen this before? Google hasn't....

Where are you getting the error?
Inside of the Xen Guest (running CentOS 5.1 X64)
Inside of the Xen Dom0 (running CentOS 5.1 ?)

does ls work for the system? what does ls -l /usr/bin/wc say

Stephen J Smoogen. -- BSD/GNU/Linux
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