Subject: Re: README: new crash dump format
To: None <port-mips@NetBSD.ORG, port-pmax@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Michael L. Hitch <>
List: port-pmax
Date: 02/20/1998 22:43:19
On Feb 19,  3:48pm, Jason Thorpe wrote:
> When you rebuild after your next SUP, you will be building libkvm, shared
> lib version 5.0.  THIS IS A MAJOR NUMBER BUMP!  You will need to rebuild
> all libkvm using programs if you want them to work on crash dumps (but
> since crash dumps never actually worked before, this is more of a footnote
> than a "HEY, LISTEN UP!" :-)

  Also note that when working with a crash dump, you will need to use
the ELF kernel image rather than the one saved by savecore (which is
an a.out kernel).

  Nice work, Jason!


Michael L. Hitch
Computer Consultant
Information Technology Center
Montana State University	Bozeman, MT	USA