Is live kernel patching (kpatch) supported in RHEL 7?

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Issue

  • Does Red Hat offer a live kernel patching mechanism?
  • What is kpatch, and when will it be available?

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  • kpatch
  • AMD64 or Intel 64 architectures

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