Tag Archives: Linux Kernel

How to Check Which Linux Kernel Version You’re Using

Want to check which Linux kernel version your distro is running on? Well, it’s pretty easy to find out. All you need is a working keyboard, a few fingers, and a pair of eyes. Oh, and a terminal emulator. But before we show you the command that lets you quickly find which kernel version you’re […]

This post, How to Check Which Linux Kernel Version You’re Using, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Linux Kernel 4.12 Released with BFQ, USB Type-C Manager, Much More

linux kernel 4.12Linux Kernel 4.12 is officially out! And Linus Torvalds says y’all should “go out and use it.” The development window on Linux 4.13 is now open. The subsequent release , Linux kernel 4.14, which due much later in the year, will be an LTS release. What’s New in Linux 4.12 Among some of the many (many) […]

This post, Linux Kernel 4.12 Released with BFQ, USB Type-C Manager, Much More, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Ukuu Makes it Easy to Install Mainline Kernel on Ubuntu

ukuu settingsEver wondered how to install new kernel releases on Ubuntu? Using Ukuu (which stands for ‘Ubuntu Kernel Update Utility’) is one way to do it. This straightforward desktop app help you install a new kernel in Ubuntu, Linux Mint, and other Ubuntu-based distributions, using the “mainline” kernels published by Canonical. But before you jump ahead in pursuit of shiny […]

This post, Ukuu Makes it Easy to Install Mainline Kernel on Ubuntu, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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