makedumpfile-1.5.9: Introduce parallel compression processing.
ats-kumagai at wm.jp.nec.com
Wed Oct 28 02:07:32 PDT 2015
>> o Support new kernels
>> - The supported kernel is updated to 4.1 in this version.
>> At first I'm going to extend the supported version to 4.2, but
>> I found an issue that makedumpfile seems to exclude necessary pages
>> by mistake on linux 4.2. When crash-7.1.3 reads that filtered dump file,
>> the following message is shown.
>> crash: page excluded: kernel virtual address: f3fe0000 type: "fill_task_struct"
>> This will be fixed in the next version.
>Have you fixed the 4.2 kernel issue already or you intend to work on it in the
I haven't done anything yet, I was going to work from now.
>Both Debian and Ubuntu run 4.2 kernel so if waiting for a fix is acceptable I
>would rather bring in a 1.5.9 + patch version.
So it will be helpful if you can do it.
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