Install or uninstall Linux kernel 3.6.5 in Ubuntu 12.04 or 12.10

Upgrade Ubuntu Linux kernel to 3.6.5

Here's how you can install Linux kernel 3.6.5 in Ubuntu 12.04 or 12.10. 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-3.6.5 -O linux-kernel-3.6.5 chmod +x linux-kernel-3.6.5 sudo sh linux-kernel-3.6.5 sudo reboot 3. To uninstall kernel 3.6.5 and go back to your previous kernel, type in this command then hit Enter. sudo apt-get purge linux-image-3.6.5* Here's a list of some changes in this version of the kernel: ARM: at91: fix external interrupts in non-DT case vhost: fix mergeable bufs on BE hosts USB: mos7840: fix port-device leak in error path USB: sierra: fix port-data memory leak ehci: fix Lucid nohandoff pci quirk to be more generic with BIOS versions staging: comedi: ni_daq_700: fix dio subdevice regression xhci: fix integer overflow LOCKD: fix races in nsm_client_get Bluetooth: SMP: Fix setting unknown auth_req bits b43: Fix oops on unload when firmware not found

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