Subject: Re: Autosave of panic backtraces (was Re: Getting into the
To: Brian C. Grayson <>
From: Curt Sampson <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 01/16/1999 23:51:42
On Sun, 17 Jan 1999, Brian C. Grayson wrote:

>   Recently I was wondering, how hard would it be to add code to
> panic() to print out a backtrace, and save it somewhere on disk
> before dying?

What's wrong with just running gdb on the kernel and core dump
produced by savecore(8), and doing a backtrace there?

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