Oracle VM: How To Configure Xen To Handle H/W NMI (Doc ID 2096448.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.2.1 to 3.3.3 [Release OVM32 to OVM33]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

 This document introduces how to configure Xen to handle NMI which is generated by hardware (H/W). This is useful when one would like to configure Oracle VM Server to collect vmcore by kdump, and to be able to have kdump kicked off by NMI via Xen.

Solution

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