kdump cp /proc/vmcore exiting with "Invalid Argument" Error

Bernhard Walle bernhard at bwalle.de
Thu Feb 11 02:53:41 EST 2010

Am 10.02.2010 um 19:46 schrieb Sujit V:

> Tried readelf on the /proc/vmcore but gave the below error. The
> readelf worked correctly on another binary.
> kdump shell>/sbin/readelf -l /proc/vmcore
> readelf: Error: Cannot stat input file /proc/vmcore.

My only guess is that readelf has no large file support (see http://sourceware.org/ml/binutils/2007-07/msg00087.html). Could you please execute "strace readelf -l /proc/vmcore"?


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