From now on, I will no longer create new posts for Linux Kernels, you will only find latest kernel releases here. This page will be updated once a kernel update is available, you can find link to this page on the blog's home.

Latest Stable Linux Kernel: 4.8.7

Linux Kernel Installation

To install the kernel on Ubuntu/Linux Mint, run the following commands:

cd /tmp 
wget -O kernel-4.8.7 http://bit.ly/2fIWQgr
chmod +x kernel-4.8.7
sudo sh kernel-4.8.7
sudo reboot

Kernel Removal (Optional)

sudo apt-get purge linux.image-4.8.7-* 
sudo update-grub


Old Releases

Linux  kernel 4.2:
cd /tmp 
wget https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/47950494/upubuntu/kernel-4.2
chmod +x kernel-4.2
sudo sh kernel-4.2
sudo reboot

Linux kernel 4.1.6:

cd /tmp 
wget https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/47950494/upubuntu/kernel-4.1.6 
chmod +x kernel-4.1.6 
sudo sh kernel-4.1.6 
sudo reboot
To uninstall it, run this:
sudo apt-get purge linux.image-4.1.6-* 
sudo update-grub

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