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[Bug 1349994] Re: vmcore image is not readable


** Package changed: ubuntu => kexec-tools (Ubuntu)

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  vmcore image is not readable

Status in “kexec-tools” package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  ---Problem Description---
  When running in LE mode, the vmcore is not readable from the kdump kernel.
  Machine Type = Power 8 
  ---Steps to Reproduce---
  Panic the system and read the /proc/vmcore file using readelf -a
  Userspace tool common name: kexec-tools 
  The userspace tool has the following bit modes: 64-bit LE 

  kexec-tools patch fixing the /proc/vmcore ELF header.

  Patch sent upstream :

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