What kernels does KernelCare support?

KernelCare supports:

For a full list of supported kernels, visit patches.kernelcare.com or learn how to check if your OS is supported by KernelCare. Custom kernel patching available.

Distributions
CentOS 6
CentOS 6 Plus
CentOS 7
CentOS 7 Plus
RHEL 6
RHEL 7
CloudLinux OS 6
CloudLinux OS 7
CloudLinux OS 6 Hybrid
Oracle Linux RHEL-compatible 6
Oracle Linux RHEL-compatible 7
Oracle Linux UEK 6 R3
Debian 7
Debian 8
Xen4CentOS 6
Xen4CentOS 7
Proxmox VE 3
Proxmox VE 4
Proxmox VE 5
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
Virtuozzo/OpenVZ 2.6.32
Virtualization
Xen, KVM, PSBM - host, vm
vmware, virtualbox – vm
Microsoft Hyper-V
OpenVZ, VZ, PCS, LXC - host only (single kernel, no need for patches inside containers)


If you still have questions about the supported kernels, feel free to contact us by opening a support ticket or with our live chat feature.

  • 0 Users Found This Useful
Was this answer helpful?

Also Read

Do I have to restart my server after installing KernelCare?

One of the features that separates KernelCare from other services is how focused they are at...

How to Force the Update of KernelCare

In order to force the update of KernelCare you just have to use the command kcarectl...

How to Implement Delayed Updates

The deferred feed ensures that your servers will receive patches 24 hours after publication....

What is the OpenVZ problem?

If you have an OpenVZ, you will exclude=kernel* in your yum.conf Use the following command...

How to Uninstall KernelCare

You can uninstall KernelCare by using the following command: # yum remove kernelcare If...