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Old 07-27-2011, 09:09 AM   #1
sinu_nayak2001
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child process does not core dump


Hi,

In my program, I fork() to get a child process.
Because of some problem, child process terminates by a segmentation fault.
Parent process is still running.

I have compiled my code with -g option.
I have done: ulimit -c unlimited.

I am not getting core dump of the child process.

How can I get the core dump of child process?

Sincerely,
Srinivas Nayak
 
Old 07-27-2011, 11:18 AM   #2
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Hello, Srinivas,

I'm afraid I don't have any specific suggestions for you. However, when I did a quick Google search on a child process dumping core, I found a similar question in another forum. If you haven't already asked over there, see if they have any hints for you.

Good Luck!
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