Issue after upgrade to ESXI 5.1u2 Core Dump Location not found

One of the server that was upgraded to ESXI 5.1u2. no VMKernel Core Dump location warning in vCenter.

SSH to ESXI:

esxcli system coredump partition list

result: no configured dump partition found , skipping

Get partitions

partedUtil getptbl /dev/disks/mpx.vmhba32\:C0\:T0\:L0

Result: gpt
460 255 63 7403520
1 64 8191 C12A7328F81F11D2BA4B00A0C93EC93B systemPartition 128
5 8224 520191 EBD0A0A2B9E5443387C068B6B72699C7 linuxNative 0
6 520224 1032191 EBD0A0A2B9E5443387C068B6B72699C7 linuxNative 0
7 1032224 1257471 9D27538040AD11DBBF97000C2911D1B8 vmkDiagnostic 0
8 1257504 1843199 EBD0A0A2B9E5443387C068B6B72699C7 linuxNative 0

Repair:

esxcli system coredump partition set –partition=”mpx.vmhba33:C0:T0:L0:7″

esxcli system coredump partition set –enable=true

Reboot

esxcli system coredump partition list

Result:

Name Path Active Configured
———————- —————————————— —— —- ——
mpx.vmhba32:C0:T0:L0:7 /vmfs/devices/disks/mpx.vmhba32:C0:T0:L0:7 true true

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