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beaglebone black BBB hamachi install fail "No such file or directory" armhf FIX

I'm posting this here to help save some time for any of you trying to install hamachi on a beaglebone black running debian. I don't know if it's an issue on angsrtom.


If you install hamachi via the deb package.(as of today Feb 3-2017)

(https://www.vpn.net/linux) to check for current version



wget https://www.vpn.net/installers/logmein-hamachi_2.1.0.174-1_armhf.deb



(they say the lsb packages are no longer required)

sudo dpkg ­­-force--­architecture ­­-force--­depends -­i logmein-hamachi_2.1.0.174-1_armhf.deb


You get a dpkg error at the end of the install 

/etc/init.d/logmein-hamachi: 46: /etc/init.d/logmein-hamachi: /opt/logmein-hamachi/bin/hamachid: not found

and if you attempt => hamachi login you get 

-bash: /usr/bin/hamachi: No such file or directory

or any other hamachi command


The symbolic link /usr/bin/hamachi exists and so does it's target /opt/logmein-hamachi/bin/hamachid but a call to either will result in "No such file of directory"


The problem has been solved by a few smart people on the net as usual but it took me forever to hunt around for it so I will outline the fix and provide the source links below.  


I uninstalled Hamachi first (this may or maynot be nessesary but i like to start from scratch)



sudo dpkg -r logmein-hamachi
sudo dpkg -P logmein-hamachi


Now to fix the problem which is the executable is looking for the library


but the armhf version is (at least on my BBB)



Making a symbolic link seems work around the problem


sudo ln -s /lib/ld-linux-armhf.so.3 /lib/ld-linux.so.3


(thankyou ShiroiKuma)


For whatever reason linux gives you the "No such file or directory".  The guys who complie the binaries at logmein would have to make a version that looks for the right file or both depending on the linux distro. Or so I assume.


Reinstall Hamachi

(example assumes you're in the deb package directory -  file names to change as new builds come out)


sudo dpkg ­­-force--­architecture ­­-force--­depends -­i logmein-hamachi_2.1.0.174-1_armhf.deb


now rest works


sudo hamachi login
sudo hamachi set-nick "my_nick"
sudo hamachi attach myLogMeInAccout@email.whatever



login to Logmein.com, approve the request and add the client to your favorite network. 


set it up as a service if you need it running at boot which works with linux


sudo update­-rc.d logmein­-hamachi defaults
see the file /opt/logmein-hamachi/README  for all the hamachi commands



See here for a slighly outdated tutorial on the raspberry pi's (notice LSB in not needed and links are www.vpn.net now).

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Registered: ‎01-17-2017

Re: beaglebone black BBB hamachi install fail "No such file or directory" armhf FIX

Thanks for the post Jeff