Analysing VMcore files.

Simon Burke simon.burke at
Mon Nov 24 03:05:55 PST 2008

2008/11/24 Ivan Voras <ivoras at>

> Simon Burke wrote:
> > I am currently running FreeBSD 7.0 as my desktop OS, and I have a need to
> > analyse VWCores from a RedHat ES system.
> > Knowing very little about analysing dumps, is it possible to do this? or
> > would I have to set up a more comparable environment?
> In theory, you could set up a Linux environment
> ( with the
> binaries from your RedHat system, spawn a Linux shell and go from there
> as if you're on Linux, but this will almost certainly be more work than
> just finding a RedHat system (or even installing one in qemu).
That is more or less as I thought.It'll probably be easier to stay as I was,
using our ESX servers for this.

Thank you for your reply.

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