cPanel asking for reboot
  1. Forums
  2. KernelCare
  3. KernelCare General Discussion
  1. Ashwini
  2. Wednesday, 18 March 2020
  3.  Subscribe via email
Just installed Kernelcare on cpanel server running CentOS 7.7. but when i login to whm it is going message "You must reboot the server to apply software updates". Can some one tell if i correctly install Kernelcare and why it is showing reboot message in WHM

Here is some outputs

[[email protected] secure]# kcarectl --update
Kernel is safe

$VAR1 = \{
'running_version' => '3.10.0-957.27.2.el7.x86_64',
'has_kernelcare' => 0,
'reboot_required' => '',
'boot_version' => '3.10.0-957.27.2.el7.x86_64'

[[email protected] secure]# uname -r

[[email protected] secure]# kcare-uname -r

[[email protected] secure]# /usr/bin/kcarectl --info
kpatch-state: patch is applied
kpatch-for: Linux version 3.10.0-957.27.2.el7.x86_64 ([email protected]) (gcc version 4.8.5 20150623 (Red Hat 4.8.5-36) (GCC) ) #1 SMP Mon Jul 29 17:46:05 UTC 2019
kpatch-build-time: Sat Feb 8 01:56:46 2020
kpatch-description: 14-free:1581505455;
Rate this post:
  1. 18.03.2020 11:03:54
  2. # 1
Sergey Khristich Accepted Answer
Posts: 338
Joined: 20.05.2019
Hello Ashwini,
Thank you for reaching out! In order to understand the problem in the kernel or in packages, you can run this command:


The output will show which processes use the old binaries. If the output is empty, please create a ticket here and technical experts will help you asap.
Thank you.
Marketing Manager
  • Page :
  • 1

There are no replies made for this post yet.
Be one of the first to reply to this post!
Submit Your Response
Upload files or images for this discussion by clicking on the upload button below. Supports gif,jpg,png,zip,rar,pdf
• Insert • Remove Upload Files (Maximum File Size: 2 MB)
To protect the site from bots and unauthorized scripts, we require that you enter the captcha codes below before posting your question.