Re: core file not generated when kernel is crashed with Sysrq key

From: linux-os (Dick Johnson)
Date: Thu Jul 28 2005 - 07:13:46 EST

On Thu, 28 Jul 2005, dipankar das wrote:

> Hi,
> core file is not generated when kernel is crashed with
> Sysrq key ?
> What could be the reason for this ?
> Br,
> Dipankar.

It's not supposed to write any 'core' file. A 'core' file is
a dump of users' virtual memory. It has nothing to do with
the kernel.

Dick Johnson
Penguin : Linux version 2.6.12 on an i686 machine (5537.79 BogoMips).
Warning : 98.36% of all statistics are fiction.
I apologize for the following. I tried to kill it with the above dot :

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