[svlug] mroe rh-7.0 fun
rick at linuxmafia.com
Wed Mar 14 09:57:01 PST 2001
begin Alvin Oga quotation:
> some say debian can replace your kernel while its running
> w/o ever rebooting....neat trick if it actually works...
You're talking about replacing the _running_ kernel image?
The only method I know of is Erik Arjan Hendriks's <hendriks at scyld.com>
"Two-Kernel Monte" technique. Used to be a Scyld. You can read part of
Hendrik's FAQ here:
and that FAQ's table of contents here:
Erik got the idea from the Linux BIOS Project,
He described the technique briefly on the kernel mailing list:
The technique is implemented in Beowulf2.
Cheers, Right to keep and bear
Rick Moen Haiku shall not be abridged
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