Running gllin and restoring from mtdblock backups

Mike Montour mail at
Tue Sep 11 18:57:30 CEST 2007

On Sep 11, 2007, at 5:58 AM, La Monte Henry Piggy Yarroll wrote:

> I find that I can not run the GPS daemon gllin with newer kernels,  
> such as  
> gta01/uImage- downloaded on 29 August  
> 2007.
> root at fic-gta01:~/DM2$ ./gllin
> -sh: ./gllin: not found

According to there  
was an ABI change between the 2007.1 and 2007.2 images (and gllin uses  
the old ABI).

I also found a page on running gllin in a chroot environment:

> tsqali >> file gllin
> gllin: ELF 32-bit LSB executable, ARM, version 1 (ARM), for GNU/Linux  
> 2.4.0, dynamically linked (uses shared libs), for GNU/Linux 2.4.0,  
> stripped

Another useful command is "readelf -l <filename> | grep interpreter"  
(from the binutils package), which shows the dynamic loader that a  
program is looking for:

       [Requesting program interpreter: /lib/]

> [...]

> So my two questions:
> 1) Any other suggestions on running gllin?
> 2) What is the right way to restore the device from mtdblock backups?

I'm not sure about the mtdblock issue, but either a chroot or a 2007.1  
image should work for running gllin (e.g. the Aug 31 image from

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