Changes between Version 16 and Version 17 of meltdown-admin


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Jan 6, 2018, 11:21:35 PM (22 months ago)
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Jamie McClelland
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    11= Meltdown Mitigation =
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    3 The patched jessie kernels have not been released (see [https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2017-5754 this debian page for status info]) however... the backported stretch kernel has been released.
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    5 It hasn't hit the apt repos yet (10:48 pm America/New_York) however, I have installed on octavia, floriberto and chavez via [https://incoming.debian.org/debian-buildd/pool/main/l/linux/linux-image-4.9.0-0.bpo.5-amd64_4.9.65-3+deb9u2~bpo8+1_amd64.deb direct download].
     3The patched jessie kernels have not been released (see [https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2017-5754 this debian page for status info]) however... the back ported stretch kernel has been released.
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    75== How to upgrade ==
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    9 Check if the kernel is in your apt repo first:
    107{{{
    11 apt-get update
    12 apt-cache policy linux-image-4.9.0-0.bpo.5-amd64
    13 }}}
    14 
    15 If the candidate is: `4.9.65-3+deb9u2~bpo8+1` then you can run:
    16 
    17 {{{
    18 apt-get install linux-image-amd64/jessie-backports linux-image-4.9.0-0.bpo.5-amd64/jessie-backports linux-base/jessie-backports
    19 shutdown -h
    20 }}}
    21 
    22 If not, then run:
    23 
    24 {{{
    25 apt-get install linux-base/jessie-backports
    26 wget https://incoming.debian.org/debian-buildd/pool/main/l/linux/linux-image-4.9.0-0.bpo.5-amd64_4.9.65-3+deb9u2~bpo8+1_amd64.deb
    27 dpkg -i linux-image-4.9.0-0.bpo.5-amd64_4.9.65-3+deb9u2~bpo8+1_amd64.deb
     8apt-get update && apt-get install linux-image-amd64/jessie-backports linux-image-4.9.0-0.bpo.5-amd64/jessie-backports linux-base/jessie-backports
    289shutdown -h
    2910}}}
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    3112When prompted to restart services, you can say no to all services (since they will all be restarted when you shutdown the guest).
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     14After reboot, check with:
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     16{{{
     170 chavez:~# uname -a
     18Linux chavez 4.9.0-0.bpo.5-amd64 #1 SMP Debian 4.9.65-3+deb9u2~bpo8+1 (2017-01-05) x86_64 GNU/Linux
     190 chavez:~#
     20}}}
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    3222
    3323== Steps ==