KernelConf - file /boot/config-*

This parser parses the content from kernel config file for individual installed kernel. This parser will return the data in dictionary format.

Sample Content from /boot/config-3.10.0-862.el7.x86_64:

#
# Automatically generated file; DO NOT EDIT.
# Linux/x86_64 3.10.0-693.el7.x86_64 Kernel Configuration
#
CONFIG_64BIT=y
CONFIG_X86_64=y
CONFIG_X86=y
CONFIG_INSTRUCTION_DECODER=y
CONFIG_OUTPUT_FORMAT="elf64-x86-64"
CONFIG_ARCH_DEFCONFIG="arch/x86/configs/x86_64_defconfig"
CONFIG_ARCH_MMAP_RND_COMPAT_BITS_MIN=8
CONFIG_PREEMPT_RT_FULL=y

Examples

>>> type(kconfig)
<class 'insights.parsers.kernel_config.KernelConf'>
>>> kconfig.get("CONFIG_PREEMPT_RT_FULL") == "y"
True
>>> len(kconfig) == 8
True
>>> kconfig.kconf_file
'config-3.10.0-327.28.3.rt56.235.el7.x86_64'
class insights.parsers.kernel_config.KernelConf(context)[source]

Bases: Parser, dict

Parase /boot/config-* file, returns a dict contains kernel configurations.

property kconf_file

It will return the kernel config file.

Type

(str)

parse_content(content)[source]

This method must be implemented by classes based on this class.