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When will etc/issue file be modified?

We have a very heterogeneous farm, with old and new machines, that get updated each month or so based on official repos. My answer is, How can i trust in the information given by 'cat /etc/issue'? ...
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Is there an kernel version list available somewhere?

So, for dev needs, I need to find all available kernel versions for given ubuntu version, for example, Lucid Lynx server. In short, something similar to this novell wiki for SLES: ...
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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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On 14.04, my kernel version is 3.11.0-18?

After upgrading to 14.04, my kernel is not upgraded! it's like before: Linux Boxi 3.11.0-18-generic #32-Ubuntu SMP Tue Feb 18 21:11:14 UTC 2014 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux Here's what I did: ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 ATI Driver

Good day, So i just installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (i'm now to Ubuntu and even Linux systems, but i've bored of the lot of brainfuck with Windows systems) So, i installed Steam and then 2 games (Left 4 ...
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“Latest” kernel version

Later addition to the question: 1) This question can't be reduced to a single sentence, don't ask me to do it. It might be rewritten in many different ways, but no one is easy. 2) You must have ...
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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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Given a linux how do I find out its kernel version? [duplicate]

Given a linux how do I find out its kernel version, preferably using the Command Line?
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1answer
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can I find the kernel version in system logs

I am developing a new debugging technique bc my ubuntu crashes. I had this idea of running with older kernels and see if they behave better/worse. I know how to find kernel version using a command. ...
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Why am I running 3.2.0-32? [duplicate]

I am running xubuntu 12.04 LTS : cat /etc/issue Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS \n \l When I do uname -a I have : Linux tolede 3.2.0-32-generic #51-Ubuntu SMP Wed Sep 26 21:33:09 UTC 2012 x86_64 x86_64 ...
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1answer
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How to get kernel versions to match in a server and clients?

Ubuntu has released 12.04.2 LTS, which has a newer kernel than the one that comes with 12.04.1 LTS. I prefer to keep server and clients with the same kernel version. Can this be done?
2
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1answer
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dist-update kernel failed?

I run: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get dist-upgrade , and the linux kernel seemed to be updated to 3.2.0-31-generic successfully. However, after I rebooted, I typed: uname -a , it showed : ...
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Are libc versions tied to kernel versions?

After reading the answers to my previous question I have come to the conclusion that an answer to the following question is what I was actually looking for: Does a particular version of the kernel ...
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Kernel source version number does not match

I am using Ubuntu 11.10. When I type 'uname -r' in the terminal, I get: 3.0.0-15-generic I want to download the kernel source for the particular kernel version I am running. When I look on ...
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Can I use a newer ubuntu version with an OLDER kernel version?

Reasons for this is cause an app I use supports only older kernel versions.And I need newer Ubuntu versions cause they're supported(still have repos)and support for gnome shell.I currently use Ubuntu ...
4
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1answer
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How does the Ubuntu kernel version relate to the upstream version?

On Oneiric, uname -r prints "3.0.0-14-generic". Does this mean that I am running an Ubuntu kernel based on the upstream (Linux) 3.0.0? Or is it actually based on Linux version 3.0.14? I have tried ...
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How to “clean” previous kernels after update? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I to remove or hide old kernel versions, to clean up the boot menu? I know this topic was brought up many times but I didn't really found an answer that would ...
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What kernel version comes with 11.04?

What kernel version comes with Ubuntu 11.04?
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In the kernel package name “2.6.35-28-generic-pae”, what does the 28 mean?

2.6.35 simply relate to the kernel version, but it sounds that 28 is added by canonical, what does that means? What kind of changes occurs between 27 and 28? Thank you