makedumpfile 1:1.6.1-2 source package in Ubuntu


makedumpfile (1:1.6.1-2) sid; urgency=medium

  * d/kernel-postinst-generate-initrd : Add scsi_dh_* modules if in
    use so the system can dump a crash when root is on multipath
    (LP: #1635597) (Closes: 862411)

  [ dann frazier ]
  * Select appropriate /etc/default/grub.d/kdump-tools.cfg at build time.
    A side-effect of this is that kdump-tools is no longer Arch: all.
    (Closes: #863858)

 -- Louis Bouchard <email address hidden>  Wed, 16 Aug 2017 16:10:01 +0200

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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,

makedumpfile-dbgsym: debug symbols for makedumpfile