Smaller initrd.img files are not built for older kernels in /var/lib/kdump

Bug #1537714 reported by Louis Bouchard on 2016-01-25
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
kexec-tools (Ubuntu)
Medium
Louis Bouchard
Wily
Medium
Louis Bouchard

Bug Description

If kdump-tools is installed on system with more than one kernel package, smaller initrd.img file will only be created for the running kernel. If we boot to an older kernel, kdump-config load will fail as the /var/lib/kdump/initrd.img-{older kernel version } is missing

Louis Bouchard (louis) on 2016-01-25
Changed in kexec-tools (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in kexec-tools (Ubuntu Wily):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in kexec-tools (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
Changed in kexec-tools (Ubuntu Wily):
importance: Undecided → Medium
Changed in kexec-tools (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Louis Bouchard (louis-bouchard)
Changed in kexec-tools (Ubuntu Wily):
assignee: nobody → Louis Bouchard (louis-bouchard)
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