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Ksplice Uptrack Fedora desktop installation

Ksplice Uptrack is freely available for desktops running Fedora 20:

Ksplice Uptrack is also freely available for desktops running Fedora 19:

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GUI Installation instructions

Once you click the button, a dialog box will appear:

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screenshot: downloading ksplice-uptrack.rpm

Make sure “Open with Package Installer” is selected, as above, and click “OK”. The installer will appear:

Package Installer screenshot:
install package

Click “Install”, and the installation will begin. You will be asked to confirm installation of the Ksplice Uptrack package. Click “Continue":

Package Installer screenshot:
confirm installation

You will then be prompted for the root password:

PolicyKit screenshot: prompting for root password

Enter it, and click “Authenticate”. When installation is complete, you will again be prompted for the root password:

PolicyKit screenshot: prompting for root password

You will then be prompted to accept the terms of service. After you do so, the Ksplice Uptrack Manager will appear:

Ksplice Uptrack
screenshot: new updates available

Ksplice Uptrack is now installed on your system and ready to apply the latest fixes to Linux, all without rebooting, for as long as Fedora publishes updates for your major kernel version.

For more information on how to use Ksplice Uptrack, see the User's Guide.