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Old 09-29-2008, 10:08 PM   #1
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a question on ram dump

i have a question on how to dump the memory in Fedora. i've downloaded several softwares, such as lkcd, msramdmp. but i have no idea. hope someone can help me. thank you.
Old 09-29-2008, 11:14 PM   #2
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Do you want to dump memory for a specific process? First you have to set the coredump size limit:
ulimit -c 4000 (use 4,000 1k blocks for the coredump)
Then run the program and at any time you can send it a "SIGSEGV" or similar signal to cause a core dump.


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