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12.1 About sosreport

The sosreport utility collects information about a system such as hardware configuration, software configuration, and operational state. You can also use sosreport to enable diagnostics and analytical functions. To assist in troubleshooting a problem, sosreport records the information in a compressed file that you can send to a support representative.