[rescue] fx a large drive under IRIX 6.5

Caleb Shay caleb at webninja.com
Tue Jan 27 20:00:31 CST 2004

mips4 would be r10k+ I believe (I could be wrong here, r8k might be 
mips4 too), but odds are that challenge is r5k-, so mips3 or lower would 
be needed.


Sheldon T. Hall wrote:

> Ummmm, I downloaded it, and I dunno ...
>/usr/local/bin # ls -la sformat
>-rwx------    1 root     sys       465156 Jan 27 15:24 sformat
>/usr/local/bin # file sformat
>sformat:        ELF N32 MSB mips-4 dynamic executable (not stripped) MIPS -
>version 1
>/usr/local/bin # sformat
>ksh: sformat: Program not supported by architecture
>/usr/local/bin #
>Now, I'm looking at the machine, and it looks very much like an SGI
>Challenge to me ...
>/usr/local/bin # uname -a
>IRIX64 tandem 6.5 05190003 IP19
>/usr/local/bin #
>... but maybe it wants something else ...
>/usr/local/bin # file /bin/grep
>/bin/grep:      ELF N32 MSB mips-3 executable MIPS - version 1
>/usr/local/bin #
>The comes-with grep is mips-3, but the sformat on your site is mips-4.  I'm
>supposing that's the problem....
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