Subject: Re: savecore_flags="-z"
To: Chris G. Demetriou <email@example.com>
From: David Brownlee <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/02/1999 11:05:49
On 30 Nov 1999, Chris G. Demetriou wrote:
> David Brownlee <email@example.com> writes:
> > Just to confirm - is anyone unhappy with having "-z" as
> > the default flags to savecore.
> "it'd be really nice if the libkvm routines could grok compressed core
> files..." 8-)
Agreed, but those frequently working with core files can remove
the "-z". What I'm aiming for is for the default to have the
best chance of not filling up a user's disk, or losing data
by truncating the corefile.
Do you object to the default being "-z"?