kexec+kdump + vmcoreinfo patch

Bernhard Walle bwalle at
Sun Aug 26 04:35:30 EDT 2007

* Randy Dunlap <rdunlap at> [2007-08-25 02:01]:
> d.  Documentation/kdump/kdump.txt mentions an option to produce
> ELF32 headers instead of 64-bit headers:  --elf32-core-headers.
> Where is this option used?  I.e., what program recognizes it?
> kdump.txt isn't telling me this info and I can't read it between
> the lines.

It's the kexec userspace program that is invokes to load the kdump
kernel, normally in some init script.


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