makedumpfile-1.1.5: Xen support
anderson at redhat.com
Mon Jul 30 08:54:53 EDT 2007
Itsuro ODA wrote:
> Hi Dave,
>>>o Add a new feature that extracting the part of xen hypervisor and
>>> domain-0 from /proc/vmcore. In most cases under xen environment,
>>> it is enough to analyze a cause of system crash.
>>> The patch was provided by Itsuro Oda.
>>> # makedumpfile -E --xen-syms xen-syms /proc/vmcore dumpfile
>>Can you verify that the dumpfile created above is usable as both a
>>hypervisor dumpfile as well as a dom0 vmlinux dumpfile? In other
>>words, can both of the following sessions be accomplished with the
>> # crash xen-syms dumpfile
>> # crash vmlinux dumpfile
Great -- thanks.
Is the "-d" dump_level option completely ignored, or can it
(without vmlinux awareness) recognize and skip zero-filled
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