Livepatch module creation tooling

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One Line Summary

Compare the different tools and approaches used for livepatch module creation and try to come up with common in-tree tooling to support it.


Give an overview of all currently known tools and approaches which are used for creating livepatch modules, both in-tree and out-of-tree.

Discuss pros and cons of each existing approach and possibly other alternative approaches.

Try to reach consensus on shared tooling for creating livepatch modules.

Presentation Materials



  • Josh Poimboeuf

    Red Hat


    Josh is a RHEL kernel developer at Red Hat and is an upstream maintainer of livepatch, objtool, and kpatch.