question about iwconfig

Richard Kinder at
Wed Apr 19 20:07:26 EDT 2006

On Wed, 2006-04-19 at 16:58 +0800, 张有康 wrote:
> When I finish making install the wireless_tools.27 to the linux kernel,
> and I'm going to configure the WLAN, it appeares an error message:
> "
> root at ml310:/home/linux/wireless_tools.27# iwconfig
> bash: /usr/local/sbin/iwconfig: cannot execute binary file
> "
> so, may you help me with this issue?

Looks like you may have accidentally cross-compiled the tools for a
different architecture. Check the compile command lines and make sure
the correct compiler is being used.


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