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I'm trying to download / execute the Centos 5 64bit auto installer:

Once obtained, how do I run that script?

root@server [~]# wget
           => `parallels_installer_v3.3.2_build080710.09_os_CentOS_5_x86_64'
Connecting to||:80... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
Length: 3,374,848 (3.2M) [text/plain]

100%[====================================================================================================================================================================================================================>] 3,374,848      2.69M/s             

12:39:14 (2.68 MB/s) - `parallels_installer_v3.3.2_build080710.09_os_CentOS_5_x86_64' saved [3374848/3374848]

root@server [~]# chmod +x parallels_installer_v3.3.2_build080710.09_os_CentOS_5_x86_64

root@server [~]# sh parallels_installer_v3.3.2_build080710.09_os_CentOS_5_x86_64
parallels_installer_v3.3.2_build080710.09_os_CentOS_5_x86_64: parallels_installer_v3.3.2_build080710.09_os_CentOS_5_x86_64: cannot execute binary file
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Try to run it using ./executablefilename instead of using sh executablefilename. It's not a shell script after all.

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Also make sure the executable's architecture (in this case x86_64) is compatible with your OS's architecture in case you didn't get it to run with Mario's advice. – rfc1918 Sep 28 at 9:14

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