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  • History of Linux Kernel Live Patching

    History of Linux Kernel Live Patching

    Author: Tags: Comments: 2Updated: Jan 02, 2019

    Installing the latest Linux kernel used to mean a reboot, until the development of ‘rebootless kernel updating’, a method that patches servers without restarting them. With the technique now just over 10 years old, this article takes a brief look at its origins and current state.