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Date:      Thu, 7 Dec 1995 17:19:22 GMT
From:      Chris Coleman <>
To:        #3 <>
Cc:        <>
Subject:   RE: FreeBSD2.0.5
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On Wed Dec  6 19:42:09 1995 #3 wrote:
>>  I am a student at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University doing a project 
>that requires me to install FreeBSD on a PC that is not networked.  I 
>have gone through the installation process and am required to compile a 
>program using the cc or gcc command.  When I do this it gives me the 
>warning ld: a.out permission denied.  If I do this from root it does 
>create the a.out file but it is not executable.  I really need help on 
>this situation as I am required to present this to my instructor by 
>tomorrow evening.  I did install the manpages and installation was 
>completed to 100% but was then given the warning that there was a Write 
>Failure, the disks were reformatted and done again but still the same 
>warning was given.  I would also like to know how I may install some of 
>the other files such as games, info,....etc, without having the 
>installation menu.  Your promptness and help will greatly be appreciated 
>as I only have a limited time to fix this problem.  One note about the 
>a.out file, I did try to change the mode to 700 to make it executable but 
>it was not recognized.
>Thank You,
>Shetal Lala

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