[RFE] Report an informational/warning message if any settings in /etc/kdump.conf is changed on the system with ealrykdump enabled.

Solution In Progress - Updated -

Issue

  • Earlykdump inherits the settings from /etc/kdump.conf file. If earlykdump support is enabled on the system then any changes in /etc/kdump.conf file followed by a restart of the kdump service should inform a user to rebuild the initramfs of the booting kernel to use the new setting for ealrykdump otherwise, earlykdump will use the older settings of /etc/kdump.conf file.

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.0 Beta (Ootpa)
  • kexec-tools

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