How it works

For more information about Ksplice, please take a look at the following resources:

Ksplice datasheet (PDF)

The Ksplice datasheet provides an overview of the features and benefits of the Ksplice solution, as well as an outline of how it works and why you would want to use it.

Screencast overview of Ksplice

This 18-minute screencast provides a comprehensive overview of how to install, configure, and use Ksplice on a production Linux system, including a demo.

Oracle Linux homepage

Ksplice is just one example of the innovative work going into Oracle Linux. The Oracle Linux homepage is a convenient location to learn about new developments in Oracle Linux, like btrfs, DTrace, Linux Containers, OCFS2, and others.

If you're looking for the old Ksplice academic paper, you can find it here. This paper appeared in the Proceedings of the 2009 ACM SIGOPS EuroSys Conference on Computer Systems. Nuremberg, Germany, April 1–3, 2009.