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Where are the core dump files generated when Netezza crashes ?

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Question

Most Netezza crashes will generate a core dump, but depending on exactly what crashed, the file is written to a different directory. How can I easily find these core files ?

Answer


1. You need to be logged on as nz to have permission to search the directories:
su - nz

2. Core files generated by postgres crashes are under the data directory:
find -L /nz/data -iname 'core*' -exec ls -alh {} \;

3. Core files generated by dbos crashes are under the log directory:
find -L /nz/kit/log -iname 'core*' -exec ls -alh {} \;

[{"Product":{"code":"SSULQD","label":"PureData System for Analytics"},"Business Unit":{"code":"BU001","label":"Analytics Private Cloud"},"Component":"--","Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"1.0.0","Edition":"All Editions"}]

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Modified date:
16 June 2018

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