Livepatch: Linux kernel can be patched live!

Livepatch: Linux kernel can be patched live!

Postby theo » Thu Feb 12, 2015 9:05 am

After the locking of KSplice (hate Oracle for that) and the merge of efforts by RedHat (Kpatch) and SUSE (KGraft) and new live patching system is created. Its name is Livepatch and I can't wait to see this implemented in Debian and Ubuntu Server.

Available in the v3.20 kernel:

https://joindiaspora.com/posts/5580066
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Re: Livepatch: Linux kernel can be patched live!

Postby theo » Tue Apr 12, 2016 3:20 pm

There will be a microconference that plans to make live patching a more mainstream feature.

https://www.linuxplumbersconf.org/2016/live-kernel-patching-microconference-accepted-into-2016-linux-plumbers-conference/
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