Chapter 1 Ksplice Uptrack

Table of Contents

1.1 About Oracle Ksplice
1.2 About Ksplice Uptrack
1.2.1 Supported Kernels
1.3 Registering to Use Oracle Ksplice
1.4 Installing Ksplice Uptrack
1.5 Configuring Ksplice Uptrack
1.6 Managing Ksplice Updates
1.7 Patching and Updating Your System
1.8 Removing the Ksplice Uptrack software
1.9 About Ksplice Offline Client
1.9.1 Configuring an Oracle Linux 5 System to Use yum with ULN
1.9.2 Configuring a Local ULN Mirror to Act as a Ksplice Mirror
1.9.3 Configuring Ksplice Offline Clients
1.9.4 Updating to a Specific Effective Kernel Version
1.10 About the SNMP Plugin for Ksplice
1.10.1 Installing and Configuring the SNMP Plugin
1.10.2 Testing the SNMP Plugin
1.10.3 Using Ksplice with Oracle Enterprise Manager
1.11 For More Information About Ksplice Uptrack

This chapter describes how to configure Ksplice Uptrack to update the kernel on a running system.