[PATCH] makedumpfile: Update help text to indicate --mem-usage is supported on archs other than x86_64

Kazuhito Hagio k-hagio at ab.jp.nec.com
Thu Oct 25 09:46:42 PDT 2018


On 10/25/2018 2:18 AM, Bhupesh Sharma wrote:
> Commit 8449bda73ab14516d4bf81d29503c1ea203bb865 ["Documentation:
> Update documentation regarding --mem-usage' option"]), updated the
> makedumpfile man page to indicate that this option is now
> supported on x86_64, arm64, ppc64 and s390x.
> 
> However, the help text for makedumpfile (which one can see
> by running 'makedumpfile --help'), still reflects the old
> support status, i.e. this option is only supported on x86_64.

Thanks Bhupesh, I couldn't be aware of it.
applied to the devel branch.

Kazu

> 
> This patch changes the help text to be in sync with the man
> page text.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Bhupesh Sharma <bhsharma at redhat.com>
> ---
>  print_info.c | 2 +-
>  1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)
> 
> diff --git a/print_info.c b/print_info.c
> index 732d5b806c24..0be12ea8803c 100644
> --- a/print_info.c
> +++ b/print_info.c
> @@ -300,7 +300,7 @@ print_usage(void)
>  	MSG("      necessary to specify [-x VMLINUX] or [-i VMCOREINFO].\n");
>  	MSG("\n");
>  	MSG("  [--mem-usage]:\n");
> -	MSG("      This option is only for x86_64.\n");
> +	MSG("      This option is currently supported on x86_64, arm64, ppc64 and s390x.\n");
>  	MSG("      This option is used to show the page numbers of current system in different\n");
>  	MSG("      use. It should be executed in 1st kernel. By the help of this, user can know\n");
>  	MSG("      how many pages is dumpable when different dump_level is specified. It analyzes\n");
> --
> 2.7.4
> 





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