[PATCH] makedumpfile: Support ARM64

Azriel Samson asamson at codeaurora.org
Wed Jul 1 11:42:46 PDT 2015

Hi Pratyush,

I am working with Timur and we are testing your version of makedumpfile.
The tool is unable to get the kernel version and quits from check_release().

I tried to debug the vmcore file with gdb but the file looks corrupt.

Let me know if you have any ideas on what could be wrong?

> Hi Timur,
> On 23/06/2015:10:36:03 PM, Timur Tabi wrote:
>> Pratyush Anand wrote:
>> >I can try to find out some time in weekend to refactor arm64 code
>> >and then add 3 level, 4K support. May be I will need a Tested-by.
>> We'd be more than happy to test any code from you promptly.  We're eager
>> to
>> get this to work.
> I have done the changes, hopefully it should work, but have not
> tested. Let me know, if it works will send them as formal patches
> to upstream.
> https://github.com/pratyushanand/makedumpfile.git : arm64_support
> (9b95423bcea0)
> ~Pratyush

Azriel Samson
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