kexec and kdb

Preetesh Parekh preetesh at
Wed May 16 13:45:12 EDT 2007

You are right. It's working now. Thanks.


-----Original Message-----
From: Vivek Goyal [mailto:vgoyal at] 
Sent: Tuesday, May 15, 2007 12:55 AM
To: Preetesh Parekh
Cc: kexec at
Subject: Re: kexec and kdb

On Mon, May 14, 2007 at 04:20:29PM -0700, Preetesh Parekh wrote:
> Hi Vivek,
> I did modify "arch/i386/kernel/traps.c" file at 2 places as per your
> suggestion but still problem is not solved. Please let us know.

This should have worked. What method are you using to simulate a crash.
If you are using "echo c > /proc/sysrq-trigger" then you also need
to modify drivers/char/sysrq.c file.


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