2.4 Preventing the Ksplice Enhanced Client From Patching User-Space Processes and Libraries

If you do not want Ksplice to patch the user-space processes for certain executables or libraries, you can specify the information in a /etc/ksplice/blacklist.d configuration file. The following is an example of a localblacklist.conf file. The example shows how you would prevent Ksplice from patching any process that corresponds to any executable in the /opt/app/bin or /usr/local/bin directory, or from patching any shared library with a name matching liblocal-*. As shown in the following example, the format of the rules is Python regular expressions: