Bug 1484945

Summary: Handle white spaces before variables in '/etc/kdump.conf' - add appropriate error handling and documentation
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Bhupesh Sharma <bhsharma>
Component: kexec-toolsAssignee: Bhupesh Sharma <bhsharma>
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: rawhideCC: bhe, bhsharma, kdsouza, qzhao, ruyang, zsun
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Last Closed: 2017-10-11 02:08:17 UTC Type: Bug
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Comment 2 Bhupesh Sharma 2017-08-24 15:35:28 UTC
Currently the kdumpctl script doesn't handle
whitespaces (including TABs) which might be there before
an option name in the kdump.conf

Comment 3 Bhupesh Sharma 2017-08-25 10:51:13 UTC
v1 was posted on Fedora kexec-tools list on Aug 24th:

Comment 4 Bhupesh Sharma 2017-08-25 10:51:52 UTC
v2 was posted on Fedora kexec-tools list on Aug 25th:

Comment 5 Bhupesh Sharma 2017-09-17 16:00:58 UTC
v3 was posted on Fedora kexec-tools list today: