kdump-tools - scripts and tools for automating kdump (Linux crash dumps)

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name kdump-tools
Package version 1.5.3
Package release 2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 98 B
Download size 17.77 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
kdump-tools provides an init script and a configuration script for
automating the use of kdump.  It uses the makedumpfile utility to
reduce the size of the /proc/vmcore file based on user preferences.
After installing, please see /usr/share/doc/kdump-tools/README.Debian
for information on enabling and configuring kdump.


Package Version Architecture Repository
kdump-tools_1.5.3-2_all.deb 1.5.3 all Debian Main
kdump-tools - - -


Name Value
init-system-helpers >= 1.18~
kexec-tools -
makedumpfile -


Type URL
Binary Package kdump-tools_1.5.3-2_all.deb
Source Package makedumpfile

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install kdump-tools deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install kdump-tools




See makedumpfile_1.5.3-2_amd64.deb changelog.

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