Using Oracle Ksplice to Update Oracle Linux Systems Without Rebooting
By Zeynep Koch-Oracle on Oct 25, 2011
In this new technical article, Wim Coekaerts, Sr.VP, Oracle Linux and Virtualization Engineering, talks about using Oracle Ksplice to update Oracle Linux systems without rebooting. You will get insights into how to:
- Generate an Oracle Ksplice Uptrack access key through your Unbreakable Linux Network account.
- Create an account in the Oracle Ksplice Uptrack system through the ksplice.com Web site.
- Download the install script to your server.
- Run the install script, which downloads the Uptrack packages.
uptrack-upgradeto download and apply the Oracle Ksplice patches to your running system.