Bug 1735794

Summary: [RFE] sosreport should capture /sys/kernel/kexec_crash_loaded for kdump validation
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Reporter: Rohit Keshri <rkeshri>
Component: sosAssignee: Pavel Moravec <pmoravec>
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE QA Contact: BaseOS QE - Apps <qe-baseos-apps>
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Priority: medium    
Version: 7.6CC: agk, bmr, plambri, sbradley
Target Milestone: rcKeywords: FutureFeature
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Hardware: x86_64   
OS: Linux   
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Fixed In Version: sos-3.8-1.el7 Doc Type: If docs needed, set a value
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Last Closed: 2021-03-12 17:51:35 UTC Type: Bug
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Comment 3 Pavel Moravec 2019-08-01 13:19:32 UTC
My understanding is sosreport should collect:

/sys/kernel/kexec_crash_loaded
/sys/kernel/kexec_crash_size

Rohit, will you be able to test a package with the fix (once available)?

Comment 4 Rohit Keshri 2019-08-03 07:08:33 UTC
(In reply to Pavel Moravec from comment #3)
> My understanding is sosreport should collect:
> 
> /sys/kernel/kexec_crash_loaded
> /sys/kernel/kexec_crash_size
> 
> Rohit, will you be able to test a package with the fix (once available)?

yes sure.

Comment 5 Pavel Moravec 2019-09-04 19:34:30 UTC
FYI the upstream PR was merged and backported to RHEL7.8 candidate. If you want to test it, please use below repo (or download the package from brew):



A yum repository for the build of sos-3.8-1.el7 (task 23200819) is available at:

http://brew-task-repos.usersys.redhat.com/repos/official/sos/3.8/1.el7/

You can install the rpms locally by putting this .repo file in your /etc/yum.repos.d/ directory:

http://brew-task-repos.usersys.redhat.com/repos/official/sos/3.8/1.el7/sos-3.8-1.el7.repo

RPMs and build logs can be found in the following locations:
http://brew-task-repos.usersys.redhat.com/repos/official/sos/3.8/1.el7/noarch/

The full list of available rpms is:
http://brew-task-repos.usersys.redhat.com/repos/official/sos/3.8/1.el7/noarch/sos-3.8-1.el7.src.rpm
http://brew-task-repos.usersys.redhat.com/repos/official/sos/3.8/1.el7/noarch/sos-3.8-1.el7.noarch.rpm

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