How do I run commands using kdump, before vmcore is saved?

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Issue

  • How do I run commands using kdump, before vmcore is saved?

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) including:
    • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (RHEL5)
    • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (RHEL6)
  • kdump is configured to capture a vmcore in the case of a kernel panic\
    • Need to run a custom script prior to the vmcore being saved.

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