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Is there any possibility to upgrade the kernel by using command in terminal in ubuntu? If yes, then please reply. Please tell if possible that how command works? thanks

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I don't understand what you are asking here. Do you want to upgrade to the last vanilla kernel or just to the last distribution kernel?. –  Javier Rivera Apr 28 '12 at 10:21
    
I have not more info about this but it may be distribution kernel –  Ghost Answer Apr 28 '12 at 10:24
    
Can you give us some context?. To wich kernel do you want to update to?. Why?. Your kernel should be updated the same way that the rest of the system. –  Javier Rivera Apr 28 '12 at 10:28

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run the following code:

sudo aptitude update
sudo aptitude safe-upgrade
sudo aptitude full-upgrade
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If you are trying to upgrade the kernal of Ubuntu 11.10 which is in my system linux-image 3.0.0.17 to linux-image 3.2.x.x then I think 3.2.x.x is not available for Ubuntu 11.10.

If you want to do that forcefully then here what you can do:

sudo apt-add-repository ppa:francisbrwn9/kernels
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get dist-upgrade

http://www.unixmen.com/how-to-upgrade-to-kernel-3-2-in-ubuntu11-10-and-linuxmint12/

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