kexec+kdump + vmcoreinfo patch
rdunlap at xenotime.net
Fri Aug 24 17:41:47 EDT 2007
I'm trying to use the recent vmcoreinfo patch...
a. It appears that the latest kexec-tools-testing snapshot is from
20070330. Do I need a more recent kexec-tools in order to use the
Is there still a kexec-tools & this kexec-tools-testing, or is
-testing the primary one now?
Could there be more frequent snapshots (tarballs), please?
b. (using x86_64)
When I use "kexec -p /boot/bzImage", I get this output:
setup_linux_vesafb: 1024x768x16 @ b8000000 +300000
What does this mean? Is it info only, or is it a warning or error?
c. My 2.6.23-rc3 dump-capture kernel currently faults a few times,
then it panics. I'll add a serial console and capture its output
to see what is going on.
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