[rescue] Easiest way to run an old Sparc binary on another unix?
ethan at 757tech.net
Fri Oct 29 13:59:50 CDT 2010
> OpenBSD pre v4.8 will have support for running solaris binaries, not
> sure how well it works though as they took it out & shot it in 4.8
Installed OpenBSD 4.7, enabled the kernel emulation for SVR4, BSD/OS and
dynamic OpenBSD a.out bins.
When I run the Sun binary it just returns a not found error, and no
closing quote error. Almost like it's trying to run it as a shell script
file <file> returns:
<file>: sparc demand paged dynamically linked executable not stripped
ldd: <file>: not an ELF executable
Perhaps you have to be on OpenBSD/sparc.
Next step will be to try qemu w/ Solaris 2.6. If I can just get it running
in single user mode, that's fine. I can have the web server forward
requests to that, then capture responses for return to page visitor.
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