[CentOS] CentOS x86_64 6.4

Fri Feb 21 18:07:34 UTC 2014
Steve Clark <sclark at netwolves.com>

On 02/21/2014 12:24 PM, Steve Clark wrote:
> On 02/21/2014 11:09 AM, Steve Clark wrote:
>> Hi List,
>> Strange problem.
>> I am running off of CentOS x86_64 6.4 usb key that is sdb
>> I have ssd disk that has a centos image on it. I have mounted
>> the partitions /dev/sda3 as /mnt/sysimage
>> and /dev/sda1 as /mnt/sysimage/boot
>> I am trying to chroot to /mnt/sysimage dir but get the following error.
>> [root at localhost root]# /usr/sbin/chroot /mnt/sysimage /bin/bash
>> /usr/sbin/chroot: failed to run command `/bin/bash': No such file or directory
>> [root at localhost root]# ls /mnt/sysimage/
>> bin   dev  home  lost+found  opt   root  selinux  sys  usr
>> boot  etc  lib   media       proc  sbin  smb      tmp  var
>> [root at localhost root]# ls /mnt/sysimage/bin/bash
>> /mnt/sysimage/bin/bash
>> [root at localhost root]# ls /bin/bash
>> /bin/bash
>> [root at localhost root]# ls -al /mnt/sysimage/bin/bash
>> -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 903272 Feb 21  2013 /mnt/sysimage/bin/bash
>> [root at localhost root]# file /mnt/sysimage/bin/bash
>> /mnt/sysimage/bin/bash: ELF 64-bit LSB executable, x86-64, version 1 (SYSV), dyn
>> amically linked (uses shared libs), for GNU/Linux 2.6.18, stripped
>> I can't figure out why this doesn't work. I use to be able to do this.
>> Anyone have any ideas.
> I think I figured it out - the change root environment is tarred up from another system and I forgot lib64 dir.
Yep that was it sorry for the noise. It is just so misleading the error message saying it can't find /bin/bash when it obviously there.

Stephen Clark
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