makedumpfile 1:1.6.4-2ubuntu1 source package in Ubuntu


makedumpfile (1:1.6.4-2ubuntu1) cosmic; urgency=medium

  * Bump amd64 crashkernel from 384M-:128M to 512M-:196M. Other
    arches, like arm64 & ppc64el already use much higher minimum
    threshold of 2G. This needs to be revisited post release.

 -- Dimitri John Ledkov <email address hidden>  Mon, 15 Oct 2018 10:36:36 +0200

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Dimitri John Ledkov on 2018-10-15
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i386 amd64 powerpc ia64 x32 arm64 armel armhf ppc64el s390x
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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