Upgrade Ubuntu 12.10 or 12.04 to Linux Kernel 3.6.9

Use version 3.6.9 of the Linux Kernel in Ubuntu 121.10 or 12.04

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Here's how you can upgrade your Ubuntu 12.10 or 12.04 system to Linux Kernel 3.6.9.

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-3.6.9 -O linux-kernel-3.6.9
chmod +x linux-kernel-3.6.9
sudo sh linux-kernel-3.6.9
sudo reboot

3. To remove the new kernel and install the previous kernel, use this command.

sudo apt-get purge linux-image-3.6.9*

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

Install/Upgrade to Linux Kernel 3.6.9 in Ubuntu 12.10/12.04 and Linux Mint 14/13 | Up Ubuntu

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