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Re: [alpine-devel] grsec go or no-go call for 3.6

From: Natanael Copa <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org>
Date: Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:00:30 +0200

On Thu, 27 Apr 2017 01:34:23 -0500
William Pitcock <nenolod_at_dereferenced.org> wrote:

> Hello,
>
> On Wed, Apr 26, 2017 at 2:02 PM, Natanael Copa <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org> wrote:
>
> > I'd like to keep the grsec patch for 3.6. However, we need rename it. I
> > think we should call it 'linux-hardened'. That way we can remove the
> > patch later or switch to something else in future.
>
> I took care of this in edge/3.6 already. Whenever the current blocks
> on the builders are resolved, this should go in fine.
> It passed a local rebuild anyway.
>
> When people upgrade their system, it will transition them to
> linux-hardened if they have linux-grsec as soon as it lands.

I tried upgrade here.

apk upgrade replaced the grsec kernel with hardened. I just had to edit
my gummiboot config and everything was back to normal.

Thank you very much!

-nc


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