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kill -SEGV <pid> gives me the core file for that process but also terminates the process.
Can I not get the core dump without terminating the process ? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mohtashims
I'm working on a program in Linux with a group of people scattered around the country. When we have a crash, I like to send a core dump to the appropriate person so that they can understand the problem better. The problem is that our application uses several gigabytes worth of data and these... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: bmsterner
3. Red Hat
I have a Fedora installed and I try to generate my application's core dump file.
My system has no coredump limit:
core file size (blocks, -c) unlimited
But when my application crashes no core dumps generated. I can generate dump file using gcore but it is not appropraite... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: xyzt
i had a situation where a process was defunct. preap would not reap the process and gcore would not work properly (not sure why). therefore, the suggestion was to force a panic and collect the core dump. obviously you could do a savecore -L and capture the dump without bringing down the system.... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: pupp
My program is not dumping core when hitting a segmentation violation inside a thread.
However, it dumps core when the segv occurs within main.
Any ideas on how to diagnose this?
AIX 5.3 (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: bean66
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Can we modify the GDB source code so as to analyze core dumps from different targets? From my analysis, I think we need to build our section table statically for each target. i.e., including the various address boundaries in build_section_table() function. If this is the case, then the GDB... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: nsdeeps
Anyone know how you go about interrogating a panic / core dump with crash for SCO Unix (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: ccarcher
Right now when I do:
i get a core dump because at times s1 or s2 can be nothing so that makes strcmp() core dump.
What is the solution, if at times I expect one of them (or both) to be NULL?
I want to be able to compare that s1 is NULL and s2 is "blah" or... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: annie
I have the following set up on a Sun server running solaris 5.8 for core dump generation
global core file pattern: /var/core
init core file pattern: /var/core
global core dumps: enabled
per-process core dumps: enabled
global setid core dumps:... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: handak9
10. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Does anyone know how to read core dumps. Is gdb the only tool for it ? The OS is Solaris.
Thanks (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: suntan