The Core File Cannot be Found on the NFS Share that is Configured in the /etc/kdump.conf (Doc ID 2053961.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 11, 2015

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Enterprise Linux 4.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On Oracle Linux, irrespective of having configured kdump properly, following either a crash that is triggered or a kernel panic that is undesired, the vmcore core file of the system cannot be found in the location specified in the net entry of the /etc/kdump.conf

e.g.; if a system is running with the following kind of entry in the kdump configuration :

 

Cause

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