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KB-7279: How to enable AIX system to generate full application core file?

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8 August,16 at 04:21 PM

Applies To:

All Versions of Centrify Direct Control on AIX platform


How to enable AIX® system to generate full application core file?


To enable full core on the system, run the following command as root user. 

# chdev -l sys0 -a fullcore=true

This change does not require a system reboot. This setting can also be changed by running “smitty chgsys” command and set the value of Enable full CORE dumps to true. 

Verify system attributes as below 

# lsattr -E -l sys0 | grep full
    fullcore    true    Enable    full    CORE dump    True

Note: This above setting will remain until you reboot the system. 

To enable the above full core settings permanently to retain even after reboot 

# chdev -l sys0 -a fullcore=true -P