This second method is only for learning purpose, don't expect it to give you a full featured desktop.5.And there’s a access type pattern fix in the sound layer that generated lots of noise, but is all very simple in the end. Ubuntu Kernel Team has made the binary packages for this kernel release, available for download at the link below: Download Kernel 4.5 (DEBs) First check out your OS type, 32-bit, 64-bit, then select install below packages one by one: cd /tmp/ wget dpkg -i *.debcd /tmp/ wget dpkg -i *I'm a freelance blogger who started using Ubuntu 5+ years ago and wishes to share my experiences and some useful tips with Ubuntu beginners and lovers.Please notify me if you find any typo/grammar/language mistakes.
I am going to discuss about mainly two methods of installing a kernel. Go to mainline ppa for ubuntu kernel: and select the right version from there. download the following packages(according to your architecture i.e i386 or amd64): W: This method is for the installation of the original linux kernel from The first method is for LM/ubuntu specifically, and the secod method is a generic method (compiling & building from source). If you don't know about the complete specification of your hardware then don't use this method.And this source build will lack some additional drivers and feautures which is added by ubuntu later.This may be avoided by compiling the ubuntu specific kernel source (https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Kernel/Source Code) but that's not my intention here because the method #1 is the best approach to do that.
Driver support is a frequent problem for the laptop users, sometimes the drivers are not included in the kernel, sometimes the proprietary dirvers are not installable in the current version of kernel ( this criteria may even need to downgrade the kernel).So it is frequently required to deal with the kernel version by either downgrading or upgrading.