Never reboot again with Linux and Ksplice
Jun 29, 2009, 20:34 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
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"Ksplice, according to its developers, "enables running
systems to stay secure without the disruption of re-booting.
Specifically, Ksplice creates re-bootless updates that are based on
traditional source code patches. These updates are as effective as
traditional updates, but they can be applied seamlessly, with no
"Guess what? It works."