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203e2da... by Louis Bouchard on 2015-11-26

Import patches-unapplied version 1:1.5.8-4ubuntu1 to ubuntu/wily-proposed

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Changelog parent: 71f51070d4d4b52e11203705c79ddc0d1ad2a325

New changelog entries:
  * kdump-tools now make use of smaller initrd.img files created in
    /var/lib/kdump. This avoid optential OOM when the size of the initrd.img
    becomes larger (LP: #1496317). Implementation details are :
      - New kernel hooks are added to create smaller initrd.img files when new
        kernel packages are installed :
          /etc/kernel/postrm.d/kdump-tools
          /etc/kernel/postinst.d/kdump-tools
      - kdump-config is responsible for the maintenance of symbolic links used
        to point to the appropriate vmlinuz & initrd files. Link maintenance
        is done at each boot by kdump-config. New links will point to the
        files named after the running kernel.
      - The KDUMP_KERNEL and KDUMP_INITRD configuration variables are now
        now enabled and use the symbolic links :
          /var/lib/kdump/vmlinuz
          /var/lib/kdump/initrd.img
      o kdump-config has been adapted to show the symbolic link information

71f5107... by Louis Bouchard on 2015-07-27

Import patches-unapplied version 1:1.5.8-4 to debian/sid

Imported using git-ubuntu import.

Changelog parent: d54e6a1c6f81f7367b5cfd8ee2f3d0bd59a1fbbf

New changelog entries:
  * Add cherry-pick of commits b859e0a, f1cea98, 3cc296c, 70ce1a2,
    0423186 and 9e18e42 that were missed between 1.5.7-5 and 1.5.8-1
    (Closes: #793485)

d54e6a1... by Louis Bouchard on 2015-06-17

Import patches-unapplied version 1:1.5.8-3 to debian/sid

Imported using git-ubuntu import.

Changelog parent: ee566990ab6418e4135e99f01d99038a596f2a4b

New changelog entries:
  * Makes sysVinit script execution contitional to the
    use of upstart. Closes: 789058

ee56699... by Louis Bouchard on 2015-06-09

Import patches-unapplied version 1:1.5.8-2 to debian/sid

Imported using git-ubuntu import.

Changelog parent: 873f5424fa82d047b44939ac7ae7d487a9badbc5

New changelog entries:
  * Add upstart job for systems supporting upstart
   Closes: 788313

873f542... by Louis Bouchard on 2015-04-28

Import patches-unapplied version 1:1.5.8-1 to debian/sid

Imported using git-ubuntu import.

Changelog parent: f91bf40ef930c98da10d950a9b68b6d5405813e0

New changelog entries:
  * New upstream version includes :
    o Fair I/O workload assignment for --split
    - Add the new option "--splitblock-size" to specify the permissible
      difference of each splitted dumpfile size. Please note that the
      difference can be larger than the specified size since this feature
      doesn't care about zero page filtering.
    o Make incomplete dumpfile readable
    - DUMP_DH_COMPRESSED_INCOMPLETE or DUMP_ELF_INCOMPLETE flag will be set
      in the header of dumpfiles if ENOSPC occurs. The flags make crash utility
      attempt analyzing the dumpfile even it is known to be incomplete.
    o Support new kernels
    - The supported kernel is updated to 3.19 in this version.
    Changelog:
    o New feature
         - [PATCH v2] Get MODULES_VADDR by KERNEL_IMAGE_SIZE for x86_64.
           (by Baoquan He) 56649f7
         - [PATCH v4 1/4] Make get_elf64_phdr()/get_elf32_phdr() public.
           (by Wang Xiao) 3182be9
         - [PATCH v4 2/4] Make the incomplete dumpfile generated by ENOSPC
           error analyzable.
           (by Wang Xiao) e39216f
         - [PATCH v4 3/4] Implementation of dealing with kdump-compressed
           dumpfile with ENOSPC error. (by Wang Xiao) 76025d3
         - [PATCH v4 4/4] Fix reassemble_kdump_header().
           (by Zhou Wenjian) 45a1885
         - [PATCH v3] Enable --mem-usage for s390x.
           (by Michael Holzheu) 2e452d7
         - [PATCH v5 1/5] Add support for splitblock.
           (by Zhou Wenjian) c7825d4
         - [PATCH v5 2/5] Add tools for reading and writing from splitblock
           table. (by Zhou Wenjian) 11dcbfe
         - [PATCH v5 3/5] Add module of generating table.
           (by Zhou Wenjian) 28e367c
         - [PATCH v5 4/5] Add module of calculating start_pfn and end_pfn in
           each dumpfile.
           (by Zhou Wenjian) 2b74c02
         - [PATCH v5 5/5] Add support for --splitblock-size.
           (by Zhou Wenjian) 3352179
         - [PATCH] sadump: Support more than 16TB physical memory space.
           (by HATAYAMA Daisuke) 37afcd5

     o Bugfix
         - [PATCH] Use file offset in initialize_mmap().
           (by Petr Tesarik) f822608

     o Cleanup
         - [PATCH] Initialize symbols early for old kernels.
           (by Atsushi Kumagai) 99850a1
         - [PATCH v2] Introduce stub method for machine dependent parts.
           (by Atsushi Kumagai) bf0bbf9
         - [PATCH] Read vmcoreinfo as early as possible.
           (by Atsushi Kumagai) 21631da
         - [PATCH] Bring get_kcore_dump_loads() backward.
           (by Atsushi Kumagai) c1d9e15
         - [PATCH 1/2] Add description of elf dump file.
           (by Zhou Wenjian) 4074bb6
         - [PATCH 2/2] Add description of incomplete dump file.
           (by Zhou Wenjian) b343067
         - [PATCH] Cleanup: Add some comments for ELF format.
           (by Atsushi Kumagai) 4a59bd6
         - [PATCH 1/2] Modify the description of the dump level.
           (by Atsushi Kumagai) 3599df6
         - [PATCH 2/2] Change the part of the pfn counter for page cache.
           (by Atsushi Kumagai) 7b55569
         - [PATCH v3 1/7] cache: get rid of search loop in cache_add().
           (by Petr Tesarik) e068ea2
         - [PATCH v3 2/7] cache: allow to return a page to the pool.
           (by Petr Tesarik) f2b30c6
         - [PATCH v3 3/7] cache: do not allocate from the pending list.
           (by Petr Tesarik) ff592e6
         - [PATCH v3 4/7] cache: add hit/miss statistics to the final report.
           (by Petr Tesarik) 7405a60
         - [PATCH v3 5/7] cache: allocate buffers in one big chunk.
           (by Petr Tesarik) 65899d0
         - [PATCH v3 6/7] cache: allow arbitrary size of cache entries.
           (by Petr Tesarik) 5881f23
         - [PATCH v3 7/7] cache: store mapped regions directly in the cache.
           (by Petr Tesarik) 1acd75f
         - [PATCH] Update email addresses of mainteners.
           (by Atsushi Kumagai) febff05

f91bf40... by Louis Bouchard on 2014-12-04

Import patches-unapplied version 1:1.5.7-4 to debian/experimental

Imported using git-ubuntu import.

Changelog parent: a8a6faf86375dd9cd19ba0b6cc681e0d98bb6d8c

New changelog entries:
  * Enable kdump-tools to work as a systemd service

a8a6faf... by Louis Bouchard on 2014-11-14

Import patches-unapplied version 1.5.7-3 to debian/sid

Imported using git-ubuntu import.

Changelog parent: 64b7945b8268203fdaf3b132bfafad8399d0d7b1

New changelog entries:
  [Mauricio Faria de Oliveira <email address hidden>]
  * Add possibility to find vmlinux for ppc64el arch
    Closes: #763688

64b7945... by Louis Bouchard on 2014-11-10

Import patches-unapplied version 1.5.7-2 to debian/sid

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Changelog parent: de015e251d79e2efa7500c19ce56f587b04671a3

New changelog entries:
  [Lee Schermerhorn]
  * Add '-F' [flatten] to makedumpefile args for remote kdump vi ssh.
    Closes: #768317

de015e2... by Louis Bouchard on 2014-09-18

Import patches-unapplied version 1.5.7-1 to debian/sid

Imported using git-ubuntu import.

Changelog parent: ed25f26e489dca6fcdc5e5bfb5954aab7be0b0fc

New changelog entries:
  * New upstream version includes :
    - Show the memory usage of 1st kernel : Add the new option
      "--mem-usage" to show the memory usage at a given moment
      in 1st kernel. This will be helpful to estimate the
      appropriate storage size to store a filtered dumpfile,
      thanks Baoquan.
    - hugepage filtering : Both THPs and hugetlbfs pages are now
       excluded as user pages. As for hugetlbfs, this feature
       will be enabled for linux-3.16 or later.
    - Support new kernels
       The supported kernel is updated to 3.16 in this version.
  * Debian specific enhancements :
    - Networked kernel dumps
      The kdump-tools script is now able to send the output of
      makedumpfile to a remote server using either SSH or NFS
      protocols.
    - Add myself as the new maintainer

ed25f26... by Louis Bouchard on 2014-05-23

Import patches-unapplied version 1.5.6-2 to debian/sid

Imported using git-ubuntu import.

Changelog parent: 940f26f8de16dea42a188a006a5fb470eabcf59f

New changelog entries:
  * [ Juerg Haefliger <email address hidden> ]
    Make the dumping of dmesg configurable
    Dumping the dmesg buffer has shown to be problematic when kernels
    change. This patch introduces a new config variable that can turn
    the dmesg dump off. The default behaviour unchanged, i.e., the
    dmesg buffer is dumped.
    Closes: 747173