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GCORE(1)                                        GNU Development Tools                                        GCORE(1)

       gcore - Generate a core file of a running program

       gcore [-o filename] pid

       Generate a core dump of a running program with process ID pid.  Produced file is equivalent to a kernel
       produced core file as if the process crashed (and if "ulimit -c" were used to set up an appropriate core dump
       limit).  Unlike after a crash, after gcore the program remains running without any change.

       -o filename
           The optional argument filename specifies the file name where to put the core dump.  If not specified, the
           file name defaults to, where pid is the running program process ID.

       The full documentation for GDB is maintained as a Texinfo manual.  If the "info" and "gdb" programs and GDB's
       Texinfo documentation are properly installed at your site, the command

               info gdb

       should give you access to the complete manual.

       Using GDB: A Guide to the GNU Source-Level Debugger, Richard M. Stallman and Roland H. Pesch, July 1991.

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gdb-Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.6.1-94.el7             2016-11-06                                             GCORE(1)