kpatch

Description:Dynamic kernel patching for Linux
License: GPL-2+
Homepage:https://github.com/dynup/kpatch
Location:Portage
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  • M - hardmask
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USE flags

  • contrib - Enable contrib kpatch services files.
  • doc - Add extra documentation (API, Javadoc, etc). It is recommended to enable per package instead of globally
  • examples - Install examples, usually source code
  • kernel_linux - KERNEL setting for system using the Linux kernel
  • kmod - Enable a kernel module (.ko file) which provides an interface for the patch modules to register new functions for replacement.
  • kpatch - Enable a command-line tool which allows a user to manage a collection of patch modules.
  • kpatch-build - Enable tools which convert a source diff patch to a patch module.
  • modules - Build the kernel modules
  • test - Enable dependencies and/or preparations necessary to run tests (usually controlled by FEATURES=test but can be toggled independently)

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