After booting the system with Xen, kdump service is failing
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systemctl status kdump shows the following errors.
kdump.service - Load kdump kernel on startup Loaded: loaded (/usr/lib/systemd/system/kdump.service; enabled; vendor preset: disabled) Active: failed (Result: exit-code) since Wed 2016-11-09 20:14:32 JST; 4min 56s ago Process: 2995 ExecStart=/lib/kdump/load.sh (code=exited, status=1/FAILURE) Main PID: 2995 (code=exited, status=1/FAILURE) Nov 09 20:14:31 linux-rw6w systemd: Starting Load kdump kernel on startup... Nov 09 20:14:32 linux-rw6w load.sh: Cannot load /boot/vmlinuz-4.4.21-6...t Nov 09 20:14:32 linux-rw6w systemd: kdump.service: Main process exited, ...RE Nov 09 20:14:32 linux-rw6w systemd: Failed to start Load kdump kernel on...p. Nov 09 20:14:32 linux-rw6w systemd: kdump.service: Unit entered failed state. Nov 09 20:14:32 linux-rw6w systemd: kdump.service: Failed with result 'e...'.
As a temporary workaround you can edit the file /etc/default/grub and change the line:
where XXX is a placeholder for the size of the crash kernel.
After saving this file you need to run grub2-mkconfig(8)
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- Creation Date: 15-Dec-2016
- Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
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