This bug has been copied from bug #672937 and has been proposed
to be backported to 6.0 z-stream (EUS).
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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Reading the /proc/vmcore file was previously significantly slower on a Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 system when compared to a Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 system. This update enables caching of memory accesses; reading of the /proc/vmcore file is now noticeably faster.