Re: kerneld & binfmt_aout

Martin von Loewis (
Thu, 11 Dec 1997 13:22:04 +0100

> I have the following problem: I compiled binfmt_aout as a module (and
> did "depmod -a"). But when I try to run an aout binary, kerneld does
> not load the binfmt_aout.o module automagically. The other modules,
> such as cdrom.o, isofs.o, ide-cd.o are loaded by kerneld very well.

Have a look at your system log. kerneld probably complained about not
recognizing the magic. Insert a module alias for the missing magic.