Subject: port-sparc64/11949: savecore can't clean kernel coredump on sparc64
To: None <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 01/13/2001 04:28:17
>Number:         11949
>Category:       port-sparc64
>Synopsis:       savecore/libkvm can't clear a kernel coredump on sparc64
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    port-sparc64-maintainer
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Sat Jan 13 04:28:01 PST 2001
>Originator:     Martin Husemann
>Release:        1.5Q, about Jan 8, 2001
System: NetBSD 1.5Q NetBSD 1.5Q (PORTER) #0: Fri Jan 5 15:25:38 MET 2001 i386
Architecture: i386
Machine: i386
After having saved a core dump with savecore the core flag is not
cleared. Thus on next boot the same dump is saved again.
Crash kernel, let it dump core and have savecore=YES in /etc/rc.conf