does rtems 5.1 support create a core dump file when accessing a invalid address or other fatal errors?

Sebastian Huber sebastian.huber at
Fri Sep 18 04:42:09 UTC 2020

On 18/09/2020 03:24, smallphd at wrote:

> It is a good starting place to handle the crash problem. Especially 
> the records could be packed to send to a host computer using TCP/IP.
> One of the question for us is there is no network interface. But we 
> have a flash disk. So we should modify the send flow using file system 
> instead of network.
> Moreover, we need expand the recorded data to get more information of 
> the crash.
Saving crash data to a flash disk is normally a bit too complex and 
involves interrupts and DMA. I would save the crash data to a volatile 
memory area which survives a soft reset. After the soft reset, check if 
crash data is available and save it to the disk.

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