Become superuser or assume an equivalent role.
Roles contain authorizations and privileged commands. For more information about roles, see Configuring RBAC (Task Map) in System Administration Guide: Security Services.
Display the current crash dump configuration.
# dumpadm Dump content: kernel pages Dump device: /dev/dsk/c0t3d0s1 (swap) Savecore directory: /var/crash/venus Savecore enabled: yes Saved compressed: on
The preceding example output means:
The dump content is kernel memory pages.
Kernel memory will be dumped on a swap device, /dev/dsk/c0t3d0s1. You can identify all your swap areas with the swap -l command.
System crash dump files will be written in the /var/crash/venus directory.
Saving crash dump files is enabled.
Save crash dumps in compressed format.