Error: Bad Interpeter

Chris Lingard chris at
Mon Nov 4 08:27:58 PST 2002

chris.danx wrote:

 bzcat bash-2.05a.tar.bz2 | tar -xv
> cd bash*
> ./configure blah
> and got
> bash: ./configure: bad interpreter: Permission denied

Have you forgotten the symbolic link in /bin
sh  ->  bash

Do a ls -l /bin/sh  to see if you have got this

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