Saturday, June 22, 2013

Update Latest Linux Kernel using pre-compiled packages

To download the pre-compiled linux kernel go to
http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/


download three packages:
1- linux-headers-3.9.7-**something**_amd64.deb
2- linux-headers-3.9.7-**something**_all.deb
3- linux-image-3.9.7-**something**_amd64.deb

These packages is from 64 bit Linux system
to find out your hardware platform using, uname -i 

to install using dpkg command
root@darapc:/# dpkg -i linux-headers-3.9.7*.deb
root@darapc:/# dpkg -i linux-image-3.9.7*.deb


restart your pc you will boot with the new kernel

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