Microsoft's CBL-Mariner 2.0 Linux Distro Now Supports Kernel Live Patching, PXE Boot
CBL-Mariner 2.0.20220617 is the new version that was released overnight. The updated Microsoft CBL-Mariner 2.0 adds new packages like Kpatch for kernel patching support as well as enabling live patching for its kernel configuration, PXE boot support is added to the Mariner installer, and numerous other changes. There are package updates like moving to Golang 1.18.3, Linux 126.96.36.199 as a newer Linux LTS kernel point release, Ncurses 6.3, Redis 6.2.7, and many other package updates driven mostly in the name of security fixes. Plus there are a variety of general bug fixes to this CBL-Mariner release.
Downloads and more details on this Microsoft Linux distribution update via the project's GitHub.