minicoredumper

Generate minimal and customized core dump files on Linux.

Dump Utility

The minicoredumper project provides a program that handles the creation of core dump files on Linux. It can produce much smaller core dump files by making use of sparse files, compression, and allowing the user to configure what parts of the process memory image should be dumped.

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Library

By using libminicoredumper, an application can register exactly what data should be dumped by minicoredumper. This data will not only be dumped in case of a crash, but also can be triggered to dump during runtime.

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Live Dumps

The minicoredumper project provides a tool to trigger libminicoredumper-based applications to dump their registered data while running. If any of the applications should crash, minicoredumper will trigger the others to dump their data as well.

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2016-11-30: version 2.0.0 released

The next major release of the minicoredumper is available. This release includes many new features, many of which provide a simplified interface and smaller footprint.

2015-11-30: version 1.0.2 released

An additional dump notification method based on inotify has been implemented for systems where D-Bus cannot be used. Please see the installation page and various man pages for details on usage.

2015-11-03: version 1.0.1 released

Several important fixes and many new features are available in this new version. Please read the release notes (NEWS) for details.

2015-06-01: version 1.0.0 released

The first version of minicoredumper is released.

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Release Files
Date File Size Signature
2016-11-30 minicoredumper-2.0.0.tar.xz 284 KB minicoredumper-2.0.0.tar.xz.asc

Files are signed using the PGP public key 0xB96E3ADC5C9BF4A8.

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