ksm - Kernel Samepage Merging services

Property Value
Distribution Fedora 27
Repository Fedora Updates x86_64
Package filename ksm-2.10.2-1.fc27.x86_64.rpm
Package name ksm
Package version 2.10.2
Package release 1.fc27
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer -
Download size 31.97 KB
Installed size 11.64 KB
Kernel Samepage Merging (KSM) is a memory-saving de-duplication feature,
that merges anonymous (private) pages (not pagecache ones).
This package provides service files for disabling and tuning KSM.


Package Version Architecture Repository
ksm-2.10.2-1.fc27.i686.rpm 2.10.2 i686 Fedora Updates
ksm-2.10.0-1.fc27.x86_64.rpm 2.10.0 x86_64 Fedora
ksm-2.10.0-1.fc27.i686.rpm 2.10.0 i686 Fedora
ksm - - -


Name Value
/bin/bash -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.2.5)(64bit) -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -
systemd-units -


Name Value
config(ksm) = 2.10.2-1.fc27
ksm = 2.10.2-1.fc27
ksm(x86-64) = 2.10.2-1.fc27


Type URL
Mirror download-ib01.fedoraproject.org
Binary Package ksm-2.10.2-1.fc27.x86_64.rpm
Source Package qemu-2.10.2-1.fc27.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install ksm rpm package:

# dnf install ksm




2018-07-31 - Cole Robinson <crobinso@redhat.com> - 2:2.10.2-1
- Fix restoring from snapshot more than once in a single run (bz #1531048)
- CVE-2017-16845: ps2: information leakage via post_load (bz #1514150)
- CVE-2017-17381: virtio: divide by zero exception (bz #1520785)
- CVE-2018-5683: Out-of-bounds read in vga_draw_text (bz #1534672)
- CVE-2018-7550: multiboot OOB access while loading kernel image (bz
- CVE-2018-7858 cirrus: OOB access when updating vga display (bz #1553404)
- CVE-2018-11806: slirp: heap buffer overflow while reassembling fragmented
datagrams (bz #1586249)
- CVE-2018-12617: qemu-guest-agent: Integer overflow causes segmentation
fault in qmp_guest_file_read (bz #1594055)
- CVE-2017-15119 nbd: DoS via large option request (bz #1518238)
- CVE-2017-15118 nbd: buffer overflow in export name (bz #1518235)
- Rebase to qemu 2.10.2
2018-06-19 - Daniel P. Berrangé <berrange@redhat.com> - 2:2.10.1-4
- Add new CPU features for CVE-2017-5715 and CVE-2018-3639
2018-03-22 - Adam Williamson <awilliam@redhat.com> - 2:2.1.01-3
- Backport fix for restoring snapshot more than once (rhbz #1531048)
2017-12-21 - Daniel P. Berrange <berrange@redhat.com> - 2:2.10.1-2
- Re-enable RBD on arm/ppc (rhbz #1528378)
2017-10-19 - Cole Robinson <crobinso@redhat.com> - 2:2.10.1-1
- Fix ppc64 KVM failure (bz #1501936)
- CVE-2017-15038: 9p: information disclosure when reading extended
attributes (bz #1499111)
- CVE-2017-15268: potential memory exhaustion via websock connection to VNC
(bz #1496882)
2017-10-17 - Paolo Bonzini <pbonzini@redhat.com> - 2:2.10.0-5
- Update patch 1014 for new libmultipath/libmpathpersist API
- Force build to fail if multipath is not available
- Tighten permissions on the qemu-pr-helper socket
2017-09-28 - Paolo Bonzini <pbonzini@redhat.com> - 2:2.10.0-4
- Stop using tcmalloc, glibc got faster
2017-09-22 - Paolo Bonzini <pbonzini@redhat.com> - 2:2.10.0-3
- Backport persistent reservation manager in preparation for SELinux work
- Fix endianness of e_type in the ppc64le binfmt (Nathaniel McCallum)
2017-09-18 - Nathaniel McCallum <npmccallum@redhat.com> - 2:2.10.0-2
- Fix endianness of e_type in the ppc64le binfmt
2017-09-07 - Cole Robinson <crobinso@redhat.com> - 2:2.10.0-1
- Rebase to 2.10.0 GA

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