Oracle Linux: Kdump Generation Fails With Error "kdump: error: Dump target is not mounted"
(Doc ID 2689068.1)
Last updated on JULY 22, 2020
Applies to:Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.7 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [4.14.35] and later
Kdump fails to generate dump.
During the startup of the crash service below messages are observed:
Starting Kdump Vmcore Save Service... kdump: dump target is kdump: error: Dump target is not mounted. kdump: saving vmcore failed FAILED Failed to start Kdump Vmcore Save Service. See 'systemctl status kdump-capture.service' for details.
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