storage dump

Definitions

Computing

Electronics

  • To display, print, copy, or transfer the content of a computer memory or storage device, with little or no formatting.
  • To display, print, copy, or transfer the content of the main memory of a computer. Such a dump may be performed after a process which ends abnormally, for instance, to help pinpoint the source of a problem. A dump may also be generated automatically. Also called memory dump, or core dump.
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