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authorDavid E. O'Brien <obrien@FreeBSD.org>2005-02-24 02:45:10 +0000
committerDavid E. O'Brien <obrien@FreeBSD.org>2005-02-24 02:45:10 +0000
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Allow a forced dump even if the dump header information is inconsistent.
Output more verbosity with additional -v's. Submitted by: seanc
Notes
Notes: svn path=/head/; revision=142359
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diff --git a/sbin/savecore/savecore.8 b/sbin/savecore/savecore.8
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@@ -71,11 +71,13 @@ Clear the dump, so that future invocations of
.Nm
will ignore it.
.It Fl f
-Force a dump to be taken even if the dump was cleared.
+Force a dump to be taken even if either the dump was cleared or if the
+dump header information is inconsistent.
.It Fl k
Do not clear the dump after saving it.
.It Fl v
Print out some additional debugging information.
+Speicify twice for more information.
.It Fl z
Compress the core dump and kernel (see
.Xr gzip 1 ) .