'vmcore' Not Dumped with 'kdump' on HP ProLiant G7 Server (Doc ID 1477232.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 06, 2015

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 and later
Linux x86
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

The kernel dumping service kdump is configured, but the system cannot create a vmcore with a crash/panic. In addition to that, the system logs might have the following:

kernel: NMI: IOCK error (debug interrupt?)

This problem has been seen with HP ProLiant G7 servers.

Cause

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