Subject: /sys/scsi/sd.c's sddump()
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Gordon W. Ross <email@example.com>
Date: 12/05/1994 10:18:56
> Date: Mon, 05 Dec 1994 08:52:36 -0500
> From: Ken Hornstein <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> >what are the current problems with sddump() that it's currently
> >"not implimented" ? it's be nice to have some kernel core dumps..
> The only barrier to this as far as I can tell is that it's a bit hard to
> debug -- if you goof, your filesystem is toast :-).
It is not too hard to restrict writes to the dump device (which is
usually the swap device and should not hit any file systems...)
> I'm interested in getting this working ... anyone else want to work on it?
I've been thinking of it, but it's down the list a ways...