New Ksplice updates for UEKR6 5.4.17 on OL7 and OL8 (ELBA-2023-12421)
Synopsis: ELBA-2023-12421 can now be patched using Ksplice
Users with Oracle Linux Premier Support can now use Ksplice to patch
against the latest Oracle Linux Bug Fix Advisory, ELBA-2023-12421.
More information about this errata can be found at
INSTALLING THE UPDATES
We recommend that all users of Ksplice Uptrack running UEKR6 5.4.17 on
OL7 and OL8 install these updates.
On systems that have "autoinstall = yes" in /etc/uptrack/uptrack.conf,
these updates will be installed automatically and you do not need to
take any action.
Alternatively, you can install these updates by running:
# /usr/sbin/uptrack-upgrade -y
* Deadlock in the XFS filesystem when allocating an Allocation Group Free List.
A logic error in the XFS filesystem when allocating AGFLs could lead to a
deadlock. A local, unprivileged user could use this flaw to cause a
Ksplice support is available at firstname.lastname@example.org.
New Ksplice updates for UEKR6 5.4.17 on OL7 and OL8 are available.