changing place of .core files

Yuri Pankov yuri.pankov at
Sat Jan 16 23:36:57 UTC 2010

On Sat, Jan 16, 2010 at 11:23:52PM +0100, Marco Beishuizen wrote:
> Normally when a program crashes, it places a .core file in the
> homefilesystem. Is there a way of changing the filesystem where
> FreeBSD places it's core dumps?
> Thanks in advance,
> Marco
> -- 
> Rule #7: Silence is not acquiescence.
> 	Contrary to what you may have heard, silence of those present is
> not necessarily consent, even the reluctant variety.  They simply may
> sit in stunned silence and figure ways of sabotaging the plan after they
> regain their composure.

Check core(5).


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