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I just started to use Ubuntu. I installed the 12.04 64bit Ubuntu. Java and Eclipse are installed and working fine. When I install Accurev, I got the following error:

Preparing to install...
Extracting the JRE from the installer archive...
Unpacking the JRE...
Extracting the installation resources from the installer archive...
Configuring the installer for this system's environment...
strings: '/lib/libc.so.6': No such file

Launching installer...

./AccuRev_5_4_1_LinuxClientOnly_x86_2_4.bin: 3310: exec: /tmp/install.dir.2907/Linux/resource/jre/bin/java: not found

anybody can help me? thanks

EDIT:

Answers below plus asnswer here, or http://www.accurev.com/ubbthreads/ubbthreads.php/topics/3812/cannot_install_Accurev5_4_1_on#Post3812

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In this site you have the solution, and I've seen that same problem before with other software, with other linux:

You have to create a symbolic link to /lib/libc.so.6. Do that:

  1. Locate the file

    locate libc.so.6

  2. Create a symbolic link

    ln -s /path/to/libc.so.6 /lib/libc.so.6

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Or a one liner if you're feeling lucky: sudo ln -s `locate libc.so.6` /lib/libc.so.6 –  Shane Dec 10 at 20:07

A quick solution.

Open a terminal (Ctrl+Alt+T) and run the following commands:

For 64-bit Ubuntu:

sudo ln -s /lib64/x86_64-linux-gnu/libc.so.6 /lib64/libc.so.6

For 32-bit Ubuntu:

sudo ln -s /lib/i386-linux-gnu/libc.so.6 /lib/libc.so.6
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