Linux Kernel 3.18.4 Installation

Install Linux kernel 3.18.4 in Ubuntu/Linux Mint with these commands:

cd /tmp 
wget http://tinyurl.com/o9bh9ez -O kernel-3.18.4 
chmod +x kernel-3.18.4 
sudo sh kernel-3.18.4 
sudo reboot

For low latency systems, install kernel 3.8.4 with these commands at your own risk:

sudo apt-get install php5-cli 
cd /tmp 
wget http://goo.gl/RBA9lG -O low-latency-kernel 
chmod +x low-latency-kernel 
sudo ./low-latency-kernel

From the list that will show up, type "3.18" as kernel version and press Enter:

At the end of the installation completes, run this command:

sudo reboot


Linux Kernel 3.18.4 Removal

To uninstall kernel 3.18.4 and revert back to old kernel, run these commands:

sudo apt-get purge linux.image-3.18.4-* 
sudo update-grub 

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