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RE: [suse-linux-uk-schools] ps not working
  • From: Simon Wood <Simon.Wood@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 2 Mar 2001 12:23:42 +0000 (UTC)
  • Message-id: <44632C76B97BD211AF6B00805FADCAB202D73A1C@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
It's also possible that 'libc.so.5' (a shared library) never existed and infact it 'ps' that has changed and is trying to use it.

You could compare the size/details/contents of this 'ps' with one from another similarly (same distro) installed system.
Simon Wood

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Frank Shute [SMTP:shute@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]
> Sent: Friday, March 02, 2001 11:48 AM
> To: Alex Brett
> Cc: Schools List
> Subject: Re: [suse-linux-uk-schools] ps not working
>
> On Fri, Mar 02, 2001 at 11:18:36AM -0000, Alex Brett wrote:
> >
> > I tried to do a ps recently and got the following
> > error:
> >
> > [rebuke@Linux rebuke]$ ps -ef | grep squid
> > ps: can't load library 'libc.so.5'
> >
> > Any ideas?
>
> Do:
>
> # updatedb
> $ locate libc.so.5
>
> If those commands don't work or locate doesn't find the library then
> it suggests that for some reason that library has disappeared and you
> have to re-install it. How you do that is of course dependent on your
> distribution.
>
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> Frank
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