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Status Planned for future release
Created by Guest
Created on Mar 10, 2023

Add Spectrum Scale support for Red Hat's kpatch feature.

Anyone that maintains a Red Hat server running Spectrum Scale could benefit from this capability.

Idea priority Low
  • Guest
    Nov 21, 2023

    Well, normally you should have a redundant setup so that youi can do rolling updates. If you do not have that I think your setup is not properly sized. We run clusters with thousands of hpc jobs running 24/7. But applying gpfs updates is not that much of a problem.

    Nevertheless I like the idea and vote for it.

  • Guest
    Mar 13, 2023

    Security updates must be applied at least monthly and it's close to impossible to reboot machines to do this. We need to use kpatch live kernel updating, however, gpfs isn't compatible with his. Please make this update ASAP. Thank you!