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Wednesday, 19 October 2016

How To : Install or Upgrade to Linux Kernel 4.9-RC1 in Ubuntu/Linux Mint

    The Linux Kernel 4.9-RC1 is now available for the users, announced Linus Torvalds. This Linux Kernel version comes with plenty of fixes and improvements. This article will guide you to install or upgrade to Linux Kernel 4.9-RC1 in your Ubuntu or Linux Mint system.

linux-kernel-4-9-rc1

Installation

For 32-Bit Systems

Download the .deb packages.

$ wget kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.9-rc1/linux-headers-4.9.0-040900rc1_4.9.0-040900rc1.201610151630_all.deb

$ wget kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.9-rc1/linux-headers-4.9.0-040900rc1-generic_4.9.0-040900rc1.201610151630_i386.deb

$ wget kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.9-rc1/linux-image-4.9.0-040900rc1-generic_4.9.0-040900rc1.201610151630_i386.deb
Install them.

$ sudo dpkg -i 'linux-headers-4.9*.deb' 'linux-image-4.9*.deb'
Reboot the system.

sudo reboot

For 64-Bit Systems

Download the .deb packages.

$ wget kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.9-rc1/linux-headers-4.9.0-040900rc1_4.9.0-040900rc1.201610151630_all.deb

$ wget kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.9-rc1/linux-headers-4.9.0-040900rc1-generic_4.9.0-040900rc1.201610151630_amd64.deb

$ wget kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.9-rc1/linux-image-4.9.0-040900rc1-generic_4.9.0-040900rc1.201610151630_amd64.deb
Install them.

$ sudo dpkg -i 'linux-headers-4.9*.deb' 'linux-image-4.9*.deb'
Reboot the system.

sudo reboot

To uninstall,

sudo apt-get remove 'linux-headers-4.9*' 'linux-image-4.9*'

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