Re: How to safely hold kernel packages ?
- Date: Tue, 6 Feb 2018 18:20:59 +0100
- From: Sven Hartge <sven@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: How to safely hold kernel packages ?
Stéphane Rivière <stef@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I wanted to avoid kernel updates after the Spectre/Meltdown 'bug', also
> known as KPTI or kaiser CPU flaw.
No, it is not known as this.
> In my specific context, these patches are useless or even harmful.
Possible. You do know you can just add "pti=off" to the kernel command
line and switch it off, do you?
No need to do dpkg-jiu-jitsu to prevent any packages from updating.
Sigmentation fault. Core dumped.