makedumpfile 1:1.5.9-5ubuntu0.4 source package in Ubuntu

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makedumpfile (1:1.5.9-5ubuntu0.4) xenial; urgency=medium

  * d/p/0006-PATCH-Support-newer-kernels.patch :
    Support kernel versions up to 4.8 (LP: #1557751)
  * Turn hardcoded timeo and retrans NFS options into parameters that
    can be modified in /etc/default/kdump-tools. Also use the NFS defaults
    (timeo=600, retrans=3) for these parameters. Make those values visible
    in the 'show' command if NFS is configured (LP: #1641235)
  * Complete support for kernel versions 4.8 and later :
    d/p/0007-PATCH-Looking-for-page.compound_order-compound_dtor-.patch,
    d/p/0008-PATCH-Skip-examining-compound-tail-pages.patch (LP: #1655625)

 -- Louis Bouchard <email address hidden>  Wed, 11 Jan 2017 11:33:42 +0100

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Uploaded by:
Louis Bouchard on 2017-02-15
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Xenial
Original maintainer:
Ubuntu Developers
Architectures:
i386 amd64 powerpc ia64 lpia x32 armel armhf ppc64el s390x all
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devel
Urgency:
Medium Urgency

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Binary packages built by this source

kdump-tools: scripts and tools for automating kdump (Linux crash dumps)

 kdump-tools provides an init script and a configuration script for
 automating the use of kdump. It uses the makedumpfile utility to
 reduce the size of the /proc/vmcore file based on user preferences.
 .
 After installing, please see /usr/share/doc/kdump-tools/README.Debian
 for information on enabling and configuring kdump.

makedumpfile: VMcore extraction tool

 This program is used to extract a subset of the memory available either
 via /dev/mem or /proc/vmcore (for crashdumps). It is used to get memory
 images without extra unneeded information (zero pages, userspace programs,
 etc).

makedumpfile-dbgsym: debug symbols for package makedumpfile

 This program is used to extract a subset of the memory available either
 via /dev/mem or /proc/vmcore (for crashdumps). It is used to get memory
 images without extra unneeded information (zero pages, userspace programs,
 etc).