In this tutorial, we will see how to install Linux Kernel 3.9.5 and 3.9.6 in Ubuntu/Linux Mint systems. You can check the changelogs for both kernels here and here.

Linux Kernel 3.9.5 Installation

Open the terminal and enter this sequence of commands:

cd /tmp 
wget https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/47950494/upubuntu/kernel-3.9.5 -O kernel-3.9.5 
chmod +x kernel-3.9.5 
sudo sh kernel-3.9.5 
sudo reboot

To remove kernel 3.9.5, run this command:

sudo apt-get purge linux-image-3.9.5*

Linux Kernel 3.9.6 Installation

Run these commands:

Open the terminal and enter this sequence of commands:

cd /tmp 
wget https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/47950494/upubuntu/kernel-3.9.6 -O kernel-3.9.6 
chmod +x kernel-3.9.6 
sudo sh kernel-3.9.6 
sudo reboot

To remove kernel 3.9.6, enter this command:

sudo apt-get purge linux-image-3.9.6*
 
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