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SubjectRe: How to take a crash dump
On Fri, Jan 04, 2002 at 02:30:20PM +0530, SATHISH.J wrote:
> I have "lcrash" installed on my system. I have 2.4.8 kernel. I would like
> to know how to make a linux system panic so that I can take a crash dump
> and analyse using "lcrash". Is there any command to make the system panis
> as we have on other unices(SVR4 and unixware)?

I wrote a toy module that does exactly what you want:

I still have to get the module into Linus' tree so Christoph Hellwig
will drive to .nl to buy me a beer :)


J.A.K. (Erik) Mouw, Information and Communication Theory Group, Faculty
of Information Technology and Systems, Delft University of Technology,
PO BOX 5031, 2600 GA Delft, The Netherlands Phone: +31-15-2783635
Fax: +31-15-2781843 Email:
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