Where is the memory dump file in openSUSE?

Discussion in 'all things UNIX' started by lurningcerv, Jan 13, 2015.

  1. lurningcerv

    lurningcerv Registered Member

    Joined:
    Dec 27, 2011
    Posts:
    87
    So I can shred it when necessary.
     
  2. Mrkvonic

    Mrkvonic Linux Systems Expert

    Joined:
    May 9, 2005
    Posts:
    8,695
    Shred what exactly?
    Mrk
     
  3. pandlouk

    pandlouk Registered Member

    Joined:
    Jul 15, 2007
    Posts:
    2,558
    In most linux systems they are placed under the directory
    /var/crash

    Panagiotis
     
  4. Mrkvonic

    Mrkvonic Linux Systems Expert

    Joined:
    May 9, 2005
    Posts:
    8,695
    You mean a crash dump - if and when kdump is properly configured and memory cores collected?
    Mrk
     
  5. lurningcerv

    lurningcerv Registered Member

    Joined:
    Dec 27, 2011
    Posts:
    87
    Thank you for the replies. "sudo dir /var/crash" shows nothing there.
     
Loading...