makedumpfile fails on SGI machine
bwalle at suse.de
Thu Jul 31 04:47:26 EDT 2008
* Ken'ichi Ohmichi [2008-07-31 10:46]:
> Bernhard Walle wrote:
> > After debugging that, I didn't find an error code. That address is in
> > fact the beginning of the mem_map of that node, and is in fact not
> > mapped (I verified that in crash).
> > With an older kernel and an older makedumpfile it succeeds.
> I'd like to know whether this problem is due to the makedumpfile
> regression or either the unsupported kernel. Could you please
> fill the following items ?
* Problematic condition
kernel version: 2.6.26
makedumpfile version: 1.2.7
* Successful condition
kernel version: 188.8.131.52 (SLES kernel)
makedumpfile version: 1.1.4 (SLES 10 SP2 version, but in fact that is
1.1.4 although -v displays something
> And could you please test the combination of successful kernel
> and problematic makedumpfile(1.2.7) ?
That works. Seems to be some kernel change.
Bernhard Walle, SUSE LINUX Products GmbH, Architecture Development
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