Josh Poimboeuf

Josh Poimboeuf

Red Hat


Josh is a senior software engineer on the RHEL kernel team at Red Hat. He is currently working on kpatch, a dynamic kernel patching infrastructure which allows you to patch a running kernel without rebooting or restarting processes. In a previous life he worked on embedded PowerPC Linux at IBM.

Sessions for this user

* kpatch vs kGraft

Compare the design and features of kpatch and kGraft and figure out if we can combine the two approaches, or take any other steps to get a live patching solution merged into mainline.
Live Kernel Patching
Josh Poimboeuf