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Installing Kernel Security Updates Without Reboot With Ksplice Uptrack On Ubuntu

Feb 18, 2010, 04:32 (0 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Falko Timme for this link. ]

"Ksplice Uptrack is a subscription service that lets you apply 100% of the important kernel security updates released by your Linux vendor without rebooting. Ksplice Uptrack is freely available for the desktop versions of Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic and Ubuntu 9.04 Jaunty. This tutorial shows how to install and use it on an Ubuntu 9.10 desktop.

"1 Installing Ksplice Uptrack

"Open Firefox and visit http://www.ksplice.com/uptrack/download. Click the Ksplice Uptrack for Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic - Download now button:

"Select Open with GDebi Package Installer (default) in the Firefox download dialogue:"

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