kpatch module not loading

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  • I installed the kpatch package using the command:
yum install "kpatch-patch = $(uname -r)"

The package installed successfully. 

rpm -qa | grep kpatch

However, when I run the command "kpatch list" it shows no loaded or installed patch modules:

kpatch list
Loaded patch modules:

Installed patch modules:


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8

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