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Pascal BERTIN wrote:
> Jos van Gisbergen wrote:
>> Pascal BERTIN wrote:
>>> unless the boot cd is x86 .
>>> Just to be sure, are you using an amd64 boot CD ?
>> I'm almost sure that it is not an amd64 boot CD. I'm
>> using an old CD from summer 2005 (attached to a Linux Format
>> issue). When I issue "file" on the binaries on the livecd
>> it says "x86".
>> You're saying that I should download and burn an amd64
>> boot CD?
> Yes, using the x86 live cd will prevent x86_64 applications (those from
> amd64-stage3) to launch.
Okay, this did the trick. I downloaded a minimal amd64 iso image,
burned it to dvd and booted from it. Now I can perform "chroot
/mnt/gentoo /bin/bash" successfully.
Thanks again, Pascal, Marco and Nicolas.
Jos van Gisbergen
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