Rocky Linux Templates

Rocky Linux 8.3


Template labelOperating systemOS releaseOS archVirtualizationVersion
Rocky Linux 8.3 x64RHEL8.3x64kvm, kvm_virtio1.0
  • Issues: After operating system upgrade (with 'yum update') and before reboot, please check and modify GRUB_ENABLE_BLSCFG option's value (set it into 'false',) in GRUB2 boot loader's default configuration file /etc/default/grub. Then generate new GRUB2 boot loader's main config with:

    # grub2-mkconfig -o /boot/grub2/grub.cfg

    Reboot the system (if required).

  • Limitation: The template is not compatible with Xen


Rocky Linux 8.3 (kernel_ml)


Template labelOperating systemOS releaseOS archVirtualizationVersion
Rocky Linux kernel_ml x64RHEL8.3x64xen, kvm, kvm_virtio1.0
  • Issues: After operating system upgrade (with 'yum update') and before reboot, please check and modify GRUB_ENABLE_BLSCFG option's value (set it into 'false',) in GRUB2 boot loader's default configuration file /etc/default/grub. Then generate new GRUB2 boot loader's main config with:

    # grub2-mkconfig -o /boot/grub2/grub.cfg

    Reboot the system (if required).

  • Limitation: Using the kernel-ml may expose your system to security, performance, and/or data corruption issues. Since timely updates may not be available from the ELRepo Project, the end user has the ultimate responsibility for deciding whether to continue using the kernel-ml packages in regular service. These packages are not signed for SecureBoot.


Rocky Linux 8.4


Template labelOperating systemOS releaseOS archVirtualizationVersion
Rocky Linux 8.4 x64RHEL8.4x64kvm, kvm_virtio1.0 - 1.1
  • Issues: After operating system upgrade (with 'yum update') and before reboot, please check and modify GRUB_ENABLE_BLSCFG option's value (set it into 'false',) in GRUB2 boot loader's default configuration file /etc/default/grub. Then generate new GRUB2 boot loader's main config with:

    # grub2-mkconfig -o /boot/grub2/grub.cfg

    Reboot the system (if required).

  • Limitation: The template isn't compatible with Xen.

Rocky Linux 8.4 (kernel_ml)


Template labelOperating systemOS releaseOS archVirtualizationVersion
Rocky Linux 8.4 kernel_ml x64RHEL8.4x64xen, kvm, kvm_virtio1.0 - 1.1
  • Issues: After operating system upgrade (with 'yum update') and before reboot, please check and modify GRUB_ENABLE_BLSCFG option's value (set it into 'false',) in GRUB2 boot loader's default configuration file /etc/default/grub. Then generate new GRUB2 boot loader's main config with:

    # grub2-mkconfig -o /boot/grub2/grub.cfg

    Reboot the system (if required).

  • Limitation: Using the kernel-ml may expose your system to security, performance and/or data corruption issues. Since timely updates may not be available from the ELRepo Project, the end user has the ultimate responsibility for deciding whether to continue using the kernel-ml packages in regular service. These packages are not signed for SecureBoot.