ping says unknown protocol icmp I have /etc/protocols file.

Frank Rowand frank_rowand at
Sat Feb 3 05:33:15 EST 2001

Subodh Nijsure wrote:
> Hello Jeffrey,
> Thanks, indeed it was an issue of having libresolv library
> I copied libresolve to /usr/lib when building the ramdisk and
> ping works now.
> BTW, is there a something equivalent to  ldd in powerpc world, so one
> can find out which shared library an executable is linked with?
> I have 8xx environment from MontaVista and I don't see ppc_8xx-ldd
> /Subodh Nijsure

Yes, ldd is /bin/ldd in the target file system.

Frank Rowand <frank_rowand at>
MontaVista Software, Inc

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