Install or remove Linux Kernel 3.7 in Linux Mint 14 or 13

Upgrade your Linux Mint kernel to 3.7

Here's how you can install or remove Linux Kernel 3.7 in Linux Mint 14 or 13. Kernel 3.7 offers the following benefits:

Better support for Radeon & Intel graphics cards

64-bit ARM Support Improvements for EXT4 and Btrfs file systems

Improvements for IPv6 Netfilter

Xen virtualization support for ARM

Cortex-A15 Driver support for Nintendo Wii Balance Board

To install Kernel 3.7:

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each.

cd /tmp wget http://dl.dropbox.com/u/47950494/upubuntu.com/linux-kernel-3.7 -O linux-kernel-3.7 chmod +x linux-kernel-3.7 sudo sh linux-kernel-3.7 sudo reboot

To remove Kernel 3.7:

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each. sudo apt-get purge linux-image-3.7* sudo reboot

For more, see the original article at the link below.

LinkArrow6.jpg

Install/Upgrade To Linux Kernel 3.7 Under Ubuntu 12.10/12.04 and Linux Mint 14/13 | Up Ubuntu

Morale boosters: 5 proven ways to motivate your IT team
View Comments
You Might Like
Join the discussion
Be the first to comment on this article. Our Commenting Policies