Bug 600590

Summary: misconfigured kdump.conf forces mkdumprd to leave incomplete builds in /tmp
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Reporter: Qian Cai <caiqian>
Component: kexec-toolsAssignee: Cong Wang <amwang>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Petr Beňas <pbenas>
Severity: medium Docs Contact:
Priority: low    
Version: 6.0CC: caiqian, pbenas, pstehlik, rkhan, sghosh
Target Milestone: betaKeywords: Regression
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
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Fixed In Version: kexec-tools-2_0_0-79_el6 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Clone Of: 483092 Environment:
Last Closed: 2010-06-29 12:32:13 UTC Type: ---
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Bug Depends On:    
Bug Blocks: 600568    

Comment 4 Petr Beňas 2010-06-28 08:08:57 UTC
This bug should be probably closed as a duplicate of bug 600577 or vice versa. 
Currently moving to VERIFIED, but mark this one or 600577 as duplicate if you decide so.

[root@dell-pe2900-01 ~]# rpm -qa kexec-tools
kexec-tools-2.0.0-77.el6.x86_64
[root@dell-pe2900-01 ~]# cat /etc/kdump.conf
ext4 /dev/mapper/vg_dellpe290001-lv_root
core_collector makedumpfile -d 31 -c
default shell
badentry
[root@dell-pe2900-01 ~]# service kdump restart
Stopping kdump:                                            [  OK  ]
Detected change(s) the following file(s):

  /etc/kdump.conf
Rebuilding /boot/initrd-2.6.32-36.el6.x86_64kdump.img
Unknown parameter  badentry
Failed to run mkdumprd
Starting kdump:                                            [FAILED]
[root@dell-pe2900-01 ~]# ll /tmp/
total 8
-rw-------.  1 root root    4 Jun 21 08:55 disklist.OkpcC9
drwx------. 13 root root 4096 Jun 21 08:55 initrd.0WbMhN
-rw-------.  1 root root    0 Jun 21 08:55 initrd.img.decQzC

[root@dell-pe2900-01 ~]# rm -f /tmp/*
[root@dell-pe2900-01 ~]# ll /tmp/
total 0
[root@dell-pe2900-01 ~]# service kdump restart
Stopping kdump:                                            [  OK  ]
Detected change(s) the following file(s):

  /etc/kdump.conf
Rebuilding /boot/initrd-2.6.32-36.el6.x86_64kdump.img
Unknown parameter  badentry
Failed to run mkdumprd
Starting kdump:                                            [FAILED]
[root@dell-pe2900-01 ~]# ll /tmp/
total 0
[root@dell-pe2900-01 ~]# rpm -q kexec-tools
kexec-tools-2.0.0-79.el6.x86_64

Comment 5 Petr Beňas 2010-06-29 12:32:13 UTC
Since there were no comments on my proposal of closing this bug as a dup of 600577, I'm doing so.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 600577 ***