Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 855269
Support for renamed device for kdump
Last modified: 2012-11-05 04:09:36 EST
Description of problem:
As discussed, kdump need to support to use a renamed block device as the dump target. Suggest to use udev to get the real device node or persistent.
Both fs dump and raw dump target need to be take care of for renamed device or a symbolic ..
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. ln -s /dev/sda1 /dev/sda1-re; mount /dev/sda1-re
2. kdump.conf: ext4 /dev/sda1-re
3. restart kdump service
kdump service complains /dev/sda1-re isn't mounted