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Do I need to upgrade my kernel?

my first post here, so be kind, lol, I know you will be. I run a dual boot between Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit and Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, and the Linux is a whole new learning curve for me. I bought an ...
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Problem upgrading from Kubuntu 12.04.4 to 14.04

Good morning, I have Kubuntu 12.04.4 LTS and would like to upgrade to 14.04 LTS. I tried to follow the instructions at https://help.ubuntu.com/community/TrustyUpgrades/Kubuntu/12.04LTS but after ...
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Error while upgrading kernel

I am trying to upgrade the kernel: (synaptic:22238): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_child_watch_add_full: assertion 'pid > 0' failed Väljer tidigare ej valt paket linux-image-3.13.0-30-lowlatency. (Läser ...
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3.13.0-30 kernel issue will not log in / sign in

I did a recent update with the new kernel 3.13.0-30 seemed fine to start with booted to the desktop but after sign in just hung with only mouse inputs seeming to work and nothing else no menu our ...
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I updated my kernel to the latest version but nothing happened. What's wrong?

I was trying to install the latest stable kernel 3.15 following the steps written on this webpage: http://ubuntuhandbook.org/index.php/2014/06/install-upgrade-linux-kernel-3-15/ I followed everything ...
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Bluetooth not working after upgrade ubuntu 14.04 kernel

Bluetooth not working after i upgrade my ubuntu kernel to 3.15.1 version.. there's a message when booting like "Bluetooth patch failed".. and "over-current condition on port x x" However, my ubuntu ...
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Just upgraded to the latest kernel version and the desktop stops responding

I have just completed my system update(it downloaded about 300 MB), after a restart the desktop stopped responding, there is no wallpaper on the desktop, right click does not work(it is happening only ...
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sudo apt-get upgrade - Failure [duplicate]

This is a first for me. I've been having trouble upgrading Ubuntu 12.04. How do I fix this? sudo apt-get upgrade: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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How to keep specific old kernel on my next kernel upgrade?

I just updated my Ubuntu 14.04 and got a new kernel. This new kernel is not working properly for me so I booted the previous version. Let's call this good old working version "3.13.0-24.47". Now, I ...
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Will I loose data or software when upgrading the kernel and/or OS version?

I have a doubt. I'm using Ubuntu 13.10. If I change my kernel version, will any data be lost? I've installed some software packages, will those still be present after updating my kernel? And the same ...
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Black screen after upgrade 12.10 now a very simple question

SO HERE IS MY QUESTION: What can I do to prevent this from happening next time I upgrade Ubuntu to another version? Here is a long involved saga of reinstalling nvidia drivers resulting in a happy ...
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Kernel panic after attempting to upgrade to Ubuntu 14.04

I have the following problem: I was trying to upgrade from Ubuntu 13.10 to Ubuntu 14.04 and in the middle (after the necessary packages were downloaded and beginning to be installed), I ran out of ...
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Does upgrade affect Ubuntu or Kernel version?

Does upgrade lead to running the latest Ubuntu version ? Or does it only upgrade the kernel ? Is not upgrading the kernel the same thing as upgrading the operating system itself to a newer version ? ...
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All motherboard ports non-functional after upgrade from 13.10 to 14.04

I'm using Ubuntu Server - I've been running 13.04 for about a year. Since it's no longer supported, I did a release upgrade to 13.10. That went smoothly. I then did another upgrade from 13.10 to ...
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Trackpad stopped working on my laptop after upgrading to 14.04

I upgraded my laptop to 14.04. First of all, when rebooting I was greeted with a kernel panic related to VFS not syncing. I just booted into an older kernel and that worked fine. But from there, my ...
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14.04 Dpkg Found kernel: /memtest86+.bin issue

Hopefully I'm not violating any rules by opening new topic for the issue I've encountered. Trust me, I've tried browsing all over askubuntu and bunch of other sites, but none of offered solutions have ...
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Workoflow for regularly updating custom compiled kernels

Suppose you want a kernel with additional features such as the grsecurity patches which are not included in the ubuntu standard kernel images. Doing this once is not a big deal but when you update it, ...
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12.04 LTS to 14.04 LTS Update error

Last night I updated my home server from 12.04 LTS to 14.04 LTS. After the update process, I rebooted the server and now it goes into Kernel Panic during boot. This happens even if I boot into ...
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Wrong kernel after upgrade — old kernel still installed?

I just upgraded from 13.10 to 14.04, but when I do uname -r, it says I have kernel 3.11. I want to have the default 14.04 kernel, (3.13 I believe). How can I get this?
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do-release-upgrade: Failed to configure linux-image-generic (previous on backports kernel)

Because of hardware issues I was on backports-3.11-rc3-1 with Ubuntu 13.4 64bit. Now, after a while I initialized do-release-upgrade. The process stopped with the message that the configuration of ...
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Troubles with modules after upgrade to kernel 3.2.0-60

Everything worked fine until kernel 3.2.0-58. Then the update manager proposed an update to 3.2.0-59, I did it but the update didn't finished successfully (I was able to boot but windows with error ...
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ubuntu 13 linux-image won't upgrade

I just did software updates that included linux-headers for which there are no image files in /boot. The only image and related files in /boot are for version 3.8 /boot/abi-3.8.0-30-generic ...
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Installing 3.13 kernel on Saucy (13.10) - possible? [duplicate]

I wanted to install 3.13.5 kernel from http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v3.13.5-trusty/ . I know that the folders are called trusty but can I install them on 13.10 ? After tying dpkg -i ...
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Linux Headers not upgrading. It says “no space” when I have lots

Problems with my linux-headers in a Ubuntu 13.10 upgrade. It says: E: / var/cache/apt/archives/linux-headers-3.11.0-15_3.11.0-15.25_all.deb: unable to create `/ ...
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Upgrade Ubuntu Without Losing Setup

I currently have Ubuntu 13.10 released but with 14.04 somewhat near, I'm having questions about the upgrade process. When I installed 13.10, I had a boatload of major problems (audio drivers, display ...
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Linux kernel 3.11.10 installation error

I installed kernel 3.11.10 and now I'm getting this error message: The package linux-headers-3.11.10-031110-generic needs to be reinstalled But I can't find the file to do it. What can I do to fix ...
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If possible, How to upgrade to Ubuntu 13.10 while keeping kernel 3.2 from 12.04?

To expand my question, I would like to know how to upgrade Ubuntu 12. 04. 0 (kernel version 3. 2, compatible with the Intel GMA3600 driver provided with the package cedarview-drm) to Ubuntu 13. 10, ...
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Upgrade from 10.04 to 12.4 shutdown in the middle of installation, and now i cant even run it live

I have had ubuntu 10.04 until yesterday, when my dad got home with a disc that has 12.4 on it, i quickly put it into the laptop and started the install, and everything was going fine, but apparently ...
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How to rollback kernel upgrade ? [duplicate]

I use 12.04 . I upgraded kernel (3.8.*) to 3.12 . After restart nothing did not work . Also does not appear. What should I do
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Need to update to latest supported kernel version in Ubuntu 12.04

Right now i am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS with kernel as 3.8.0-35-generic , while i use this kernel i face a lot of problems i) Graphics of my LCD screen connected to my laptop via VGA cable appears to be ...
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Why the kernel doesn't update automatically?

I have two servers running 12.04 LTS. #1 has upgraded to kernel 3.2.0-57. #2 is stuck on 3.2.0-34. #2 is getting all other package upgrades. BUT, the kernel is never upgraded. This is what I have ...
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linux-headers uname mismatch

The headers I have in my /usr/src are linux-headers-3.2.0-57-generic and linux-headers-3.2.0-57-generic-pae, but uname -r returns 3.0.0-12-generic-pae cat /proc/version agrees with uname. I ...
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Kernel headers after upgrading kernels from 3.5.7 to 3.9.0

I upgraded my kernel on Ubuntu 12.04 in order to gain access to the include/uapi/ headers. The full kernel version that I upgraded to is 3.9.0-030900-generic, following this tutorial. ...
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Virtual box guest addition breaks after kernel upgrade

I have an Ubuntu box installed over VirtualBox with Windows 7 as host. I installed guest additions in it and was working perfectly as expected. Suddenly, one day VirtualBox complained that guest ...
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How to upgrade or downgrade the Kernel in Ubuntu (to any stable or testing release)

When I report a bug I may be asked to "try out the latest upstream Kernel", how do I do that? I see a lot of version specific answers to this question here on ask ubuntu, what are the general ...
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USB 3.0 Asix AX88179 not working on Ubuntu 13.10

I upgraded from 13.04 to 13.10 and I had the AX88179 driver installed from the PPA. When I upgraded the USB 3.0 to Ethernet converter stopped working although it should be included in the kernel ...
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Why 12.04.2 to 12.04.3 didn't upgrade kernel (3.5->3.8) and/or xorg [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 12.04.3 installed and the kernel is still 3.5 I managed to install 3.8 installing it with source-kernel-lts-raring but I wonder why it didn't install automatically from Update-Manager.
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Linux Kernel 3.10.17 upgrade in 12.04 64bit? [closed]

I found an article on G+ about needing to upgrade the kernel to 3.10.17 for Ubuntu versions from 12.04 through 13.10. ...
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Can I delete “generic” kernel if I use “low latency”?

I currently can't update my release as there is not enough space on boot. I just have the one kernel version there, but seem to have both the Generic and Low Latency versions. uname -r just shows ...
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Upgraded to 13.10, now will not boot

Please help, I updated to 13.10 something last night, now it will not boot. I ran the boot repair disk and the repair failed. This is the link to the file it created for help. ...
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practical to upgrade kernel but not version?

Before 13.10 came out, I tried it, and I frequently had errors, so I'm afraid to upgrade. I've had to go further into Ubuntu than I thought I would to get it working well with all drivers and sparse ...
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After upgrade to 13.10 unable to update kernel

the upgrade went well. However I get an error when trying to update the kernel: E: linux-image-3.11.0-12-generic: subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 2 E: ...
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Upgrade kills my Wifi,so what are my options?

I have a new HP pavilion laptop. It came pre-installed with 12.04 LTS, when I did an update of my kernel, it killed my Wifi, I couldn't figure out why. HP people are incompetent to provide support on ...
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Can`t update Ubuntu 12.04LTS headless server via terminal

I previously tried to update to 3.2.0.36-linux-generic but this was broken for some reason so every time I restart my server I have to boot 3.2.0.35-linux-generic. When I try sudo apt-get upgrade I ...
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Since August I can't upgrade the kernel any more

I have this weird issue since about 1 month ago. I used to routinely apply dist upgrades with: apt-get update apt-get dist-upgrade but since 1 month ago I get an output similar to this: apt-get ...
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kernel upgradation after effect

I am on 12.04.2 xubuntu and I just upgraded my kernel from 3.2 to 3.11 while still staying with my 12.04.2 version. I did it successfully but the terminal showing that i have some missing plug-ins. ...
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upgrade 11 to 12 still boots 11

I just upgraded my Acer Aspire One from 11 to 12.04, but while the desktop says 12.04, and trying to redo the upgrade says "you're already got 12 installed", the grub menu only has 11.04 options and I ...
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ubuntu 10.04 to 13.04

I have a system running on Ubuntu 10.04 and wants to upgrade to 13.04 but I can not the install halts and I can never start the install. Is there any way for me to tell what is stopping the install. ...
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How to upgrade Kernel Version 3.10 from Ubuntu 13.04

I want to upgrade Kernel. Now my linux kernel is 3.8.0-19-generic. How to upgrade my kernel? i am linux beginner.
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What is the best way to upgrade the kernel in 12.04.3?

I am using 12.04 LTS, which through my Update Manager is now upgraded to 12.04.3. However, my Linux kernel has not been upgraded; it's 3.2.0-52-generic-pae. There is a v.3.8 in the Package Manager but ...