mlxd0s1b - can't be a dumpdev?

Brooks Davis brooks at
Thu Sep 23 11:42:35 PDT 2004

On Thu, Sep 23, 2004 at 08:19:55PM +0200, Oliver Lehmann wrote:
> Hi,
> normal behaviour?
> root at gurke /root> dumpon /dev/mlxd0s1b
> dumpon: ioctl(DIOCSKERNELDUMP): Operation not supported by device
> Exit 71
> would be bad because I've no other disks attached to that box, and I'm not
> able to.

Looking at the source (sys/dev/mlx/mlx.c) no dump function is provided
so this can't be a dumpdev.

-- Brooks

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