kpatch-dkms - DKMS module for Kpatch

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Updates Universe amd64
Package filename kpatch-dkms_0.5.0-0ubuntu1.1_amd64.deb
Package name kpatch-dkms
Package version 0.5.0
Package release 0ubuntu1.1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category universe/kernel
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Kernel Team <>
Download size 13.22 KB
Installed size 58.00 KB
This package contains the Kpatch module built with DKMS. It installs the source
and makefiles into the appropriate locations in order to handle various kernel


Package Version Architecture Repository
kpatch-dkms_0.5.0-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb 0.5.0 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
kpatch-dkms - - -


Name Value
dkms >=


Type URL
Binary Package kpatch-dkms_0.5.0-0ubuntu1.1_amd64.deb
Source Package kpatch

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install kpatch-dkms deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install kpatch-dkms


2019-04-17 - Thadeu Lima de Souza Cascardo <>
kpatch (0.5.0-0ubuntu1.1) bionic; urgency=low
* Fix build for v5.0 kernels. (LP: #1825228)
2018-04-11 - Benjamin M Romer <>
kpatch (0.5.0-0ubuntu1) bionic; urgency=low
* Upstream bump to 0.5.0 (LP: #1763065).
* Drop patches that are present in the upstream release:
- kpatch-build-works-without-kpatch-kmod.patch
- kmod-core-fix-stacktrace_ops-address-function-protot.patch
- create-diff-object-fix-WARN-_ONCE-detection-on-newer.patch
- use-livepatch-4.5-kernel-features.patch
* output-kernel-build-in-debug.patch was dropped to reduce build output.
* These remaining patches have been updated to apply to the refreshed
- kpatch-build-adjust-dirs.patch
- use-debian-rules-for-ubuntu-builds.patch
- ubuntu-kernel-variants.patch
* The shellcheck linter is called during packaging, to verify the quality of
the scripts used in the package.
* List the Ubuntu Kernel Team as the package maintainer in the control file
* kmod/core: fix stacktrace_ops 'address' function prototype for 4.6 (LP: #1665613, #1659581)
2016-08-16 - Chris J Arges <>
kpatch (0.3.2-3ubuntu1) yakkety; urgency=low
* Merge from Debian unstable.  Remaining changes:
- Add additional depends for building Ubuntu kernel
- Ubuntu Specific Patches:
- output-kernel-build-in-debug.patch
- ubuntu-kernel-variants.patch
- use-debian-rules-for-ubuntu-builds.patch
- use-livepatch-4.5-kernel-features.patch
- use-ubuntu-utsrelease-for-kpatch-build.patch
- make dpks updates dir in script
2016-07-27 - Chris J Arges <>
kpatch (0.3.2-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fixes for Linux 4.6. (Closes: #832091)
2016-06-27 - Chris J Arges <>
kpatch (0.3.2-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Install kpatch.service file correctly. (Closes: #828193)
* Update standards version.
2016-05-24 - Benjamin M Romer <>
kpatch (0.3.2-1ubuntu6) yakkety; urgency=medium
* Allow kpatch-build to build for Ubuntu flavors. (LP: #1586515)
2016-05-04 - Benjamin M Romer <>
kpatch (0.3.2-1ubuntu5) yakkety; urgency=medium
* Use debian/rules to build the kernel (LP: #1578661)
* During kernel builds, generate output when not in debug mode to
prevent builders timing out due to the build appearing hung (LP: #1570012)
2016-04-07 - Chris J Arges <>
kpatch (0.3.2-1ubuntu4) xenial; urgency=medium
[ Chris J Arges ]
* Use Build-Depends from the Ubuntu linux source package.
[ Benjamin M Romer ]
* When running in debug mode, write the linux build output to stdout as well
as the log file. (LP: #1566924)
2016-04-05 - Chris J Arges <>
kpatch (0.3.2-1ubuntu3) xenial; urgency=medium
* Generate UTS_UBUNTU_RELEASE_ABI for utsrelease.h instead of previous
attempt. (LP: #1566460)
2016-03-21 - Chris J Arges <>
kpatch (0.3.2-1ubuntu2) xenial; urgency=medium
* Use utsrelease.h as generated in linux-headers-`uname -r` instead of
regenerating it. (LP: #1560216)

See Also

Package Description
kpatch_0.5.0-0ubuntu1.1_amd64.deb Runtime tools for Kpatch
krb5-admin-server_1.16-2ubuntu0.1_amd64.deb MIT Kerberos master server (kadmind)
krb5-gss-samples_1.16-2ubuntu0.1_amd64.deb MIT Kerberos GSS Sample applications
krb5-k5tls_1.16-2ubuntu0.1_amd64.deb TLS plugin for MIT Kerberos
krb5-kdc-ldap_1.16-2ubuntu0.1_amd64.deb MIT Kerberos key server (KDC) LDAP plugin
krb5-kdc_1.16-2ubuntu0.1_amd64.deb MIT Kerberos key server (KDC)
krb5-kpropd_1.16-2ubuntu0.1_amd64.deb MIT Kerberos key server (Slave KDC Support)
krb5-otp_1.16-2ubuntu0.1_amd64.deb OTP plugin for MIT Kerberos
krb5-pkinit_1.16-2ubuntu0.1_amd64.deb PKINIT plugin for MIT Kerberos
krb5-user_1.16-2ubuntu0.1_amd64.deb basic programs to authenticate using MIT Kerberos
kscreen_5.12.8-0ubuntu0.1_amd64.deb KDE monitor hotplug and screen handling
kscreenlocker-dev_5.12.8-0ubuntu0.1_amd64.deb Development files for kscreenlocker
ksshaskpass_5.12.8-0ubuntu0.1_amd64.deb interactively prompt users for a passphrase for ssh-add
ksysguard-data_5.12.9-0ubuntu0.1_all.deb library for monitoring your system - shared library
ksysguard_5.12.9-0ubuntu0.1_amd64.deb process monitor and system statistics