May 9, 2008

Article explores Linux hot-patching utility

LWN.net has published an article about ksplice, a hot-patching utility for the Linux kernel that was developed by an MIT grad student. Ksplice lets users make changes to running kernel code -- for example to apply a security patch -- without rebooting the system or interrupting services running on it.

Link: linuxdevices.com

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