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About This Book

1.  Locating Information About Oracle Solaris Commands

2.  Managing User Accounts and Groups (Overview)

3.  Managing User Accounts and Groups (Tasks)

4.  Booting and Shutting Down an Oracle Solaris System

5.  Working With Oracle Configuration Manager

6.  Managing Services (Overview)

7.  Managing Services (Tasks)

8.  Using the Fault Manager

9.  Managing System Information (Tasks)

10.  Managing System Processes (Tasks)

11.  Monitoring System Performance (Tasks)

12.  Managing Software Packages (Tasks)

13.  Managing Disk Use (Tasks)

14.  Scheduling System Tasks (Tasks)

15.  Setting Up and Administering Printers by Using CUPS (Tasks)

16.  Managing the System Console, Terminal Devices, and Power Services (Tasks)

17.  Managing System Crash Information (Tasks)

18.  Managing Core Files (Tasks)

Managing Core Files (Task Map)

Managing Core Files Overview

Configurable Core File Paths

Expanded Core File Names

Setting the Core File Name Pattern

Enabling setuid Programs to Produce Core Files

How to Display the Current Core Dump Configuration

How to Set a Core File Name Pattern

How to Enable a Per-Process Core File Path

How to Enable a Global Core File Path

Troubleshooting Core File Problems

Examining Core Files

19.  Troubleshooting System and Software Problems (Tasks)

20.  Troubleshooting Miscellaneous System and Software Problems (Tasks)


Managing Core Files (Task Map)

For Instructions
1. Display the current core dump configuration.
Display the current core dump configuration by using the coreadm command.
2. Modify the core dump configuration.
Modify the core dump configuration to do one of the following:

Set a core file name pattern.

Enable a per-process core file path.

Enable a global core file path.

3. Examine a core dump file.
Use the proc tools to view a core dump file.