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NAME

       gcore - Generate a core file for a running process

SYNOPSIS

       gcore [-o filename] pid

DESCRIPTION

       gcore  generates a core file for the process specified by its process ID, pid. By default,
       the core file is written to core.pid, in the current directory.

       -o filename
              write core file to filename instead of core.pid

COPYING

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       Permission  is  granted  to  copy  and distribute translations of this manual into another
       language, under the above conditions for modified versions, except  that  this  permission
       notice may be included in translations approved by the Free Software Foundation instead of
       in the original English.

SEE ALSO

       gdb(1), core(5)