dreport will replace ffdc tool starting from Feb-2018.

Stewart Smith stewart at linux.vnet.ibm.com
Fri Dec 15 15:35:23 AEDT 2017

Jayanth Othayoth <ojayanth at gmail.com> writes:
> Starting feb-2018 ffdc tool will be removed from openbmc builds. dreport
> will replace ffdc tool with support for additional features.  dreport is
> already available in openbmc builds.
> Users of ffdc tool must plan to migrate to dreport.
> dreport is  a drop-in replacement for ffdc.  ie run dreport instead of
> ffdc.

For ease of use, a shell alias would be appreciated. Old habits die hard :)

Stewart Smith
OPAL Architect, IBM.

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