chroot: unable to execute /static/bin/env Permission denied

Matthias Benkmann matthias at
Sat Oct 19 09:36:39 PDT 2002

On Fri, 18 Oct 2002 18:16:02 -0700 Scott Thornley
<sthornley at> wrote:

> Well... I need to recompile the kernel, and when I try to get back into
> the Chapter 6 environment I get the above error.
> permissions are 755 on $LFS/static/bin/env.

Your $LFS partition is probably mounted noexec (or user which implies
noexec). See man mount.


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