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How To Install Kernel 4.15 RC5 on Ubuntu, Linux Mint And Elementary OS

In this tutorial we will show you the method to install kernel 4.15 RC5 on ubuntu operating system. You can take reference of this tutorial to install kernel on Linux Mint, Elementary OS and other derivative systems too.

Install Kernel 4.15

How To Install Kernel 4.15 RC5 on Ubuntu, Linux Mint And Elementary OS

Download the .deb package first

$ cd /tmp
$ wget \
kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.15-rc5/linux-headers-4.15.0-041500rc5_4.15.0-041500rc5.201712240530_all.deb \
kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.15-rc5/linux-headers-4.15.0-041500rc5-generic_4.15.0-041500rc5.201712240530_amd64.deb \
kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.15-rc5/linux-image-4.15.0-041500rc5-generic_4.15.0-041500rc5.201712240530_amd64.deb

Now install the kernel.
$ sudo dpkg -i linux-headers-4.15*.deb linux-image-4.15*.deb

How to remove Kernel

$ sudo apt-get remove linux-headers-4.15* linux-image-4.15*

How To Install Kernel 4.15 RC5 onĀ  32 bit Ubuntu, Linux Mint and Elementary OS

Download the needed packages:

$ cd /tmp
$ wget \
kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.15-rc5/linux-headers-4.15.0-041500rc5_4.15.0-041500rc5.201712240530_all.deb \
kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.15-rc5/linux-headers-4.15.0-041500rc5-generic_4.15.0-041500rc5.201712240530_i386.deb \
kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.15-rc5/linux-image-4.15.0-041500rc5-generic_4.15.0-041500rc5.201712240530_i386.deb

Install the Kernel:

$ sudo dpkg -i linux-headers-4.15*.deb linux-image-4.15*.deb

Optional, remove the kernel:

$ sudo apt-get remove linux-headers-4.15* linux-image-4.15*



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