dump? AIX, like many other operating
systems, provides the capability of making a system dump. This is
nothing to do with the Windows Recycle bin or a Trash folder, a kind
of holding place in case you want to undelete something. ("Undelete"?
Who invented that word?). This IBM
technote on Managing System Devices explains that you need a
system dump which "automatically copies selected areas of
kernel data to the primary dump device." Care factor zero? Now "automatically copying selected areas of kernel... [More]