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Date: 1999-11-19 (18:16)
From: Dave Mason <dmason@s...>
Subject: Re: Saving the state of the program ?
>>>>> On Thu, 18 Nov 1999 23:28:24 +0100 (MET), Benoit de Boursetty <> said:

> Hi, Does anyone know how to core-dump a running program, reboot, and
> then restart the program from where it was ?

Emacs does that.  Basically they do a core dump and then have a
(somewhat system dependent) unexec routine that turns the core file
into an executable.

The scm scheme system uses this, too.  That's probably the best place
to look.