[CentOS] Livepatch: Linux kernel updates without rebooting

Wed Oct 9 20:02:57 UTC 2019
John Pierce <jhn.pierce at gmail.com>

On Wed, Oct 9, 2019 at 11:27 AM Kaushal Shriyan <kaushalshriyan at gmail.com>

> Hi,
> I am running CentOS Linux release 7.7.1908 (Core). Does CentOS Linux kernel
> 3.10.0-1062.1.1.el7.x86_64 support kernel updates without rebooting (Live
> Patching)?
> I look forward to hearing from you and thanks in advance.
this was just discussed in length on this list a few days ago.   See the
thread starting here,

the short answer is, no.  and even the paid distributions that do support
live patching, its pretty iffy.

-john r pierce
  recycling used bits in santa cruz