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IF you are on 3.13 right now, you will stay on that kernel (possible with minor updates) the only reason you would get a newer kernel, is if you downloaded 14.04.4 or something else. You CAN upgrade it though, see here: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Kernel/LTSEnablementStack .. But if you don't do anything, you will be fine :)


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The problem was that one has to uncheck "fast startup" in Windows 8/10 control panel > power options > shange what the power buttons do (bottom of page. Might have to ckick "turn on disabled options.. something" on the top of the page if the fast option is greyed out). This was not mentioned in the guide.


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I can't explain why it gives you the option and then ignores your response. Without installing, I can't confirm that behaviour, however, it's easy to fix it. Edit /etc/apt/apt.conf.d/50unattended-upgrades and comment out the -security line. // Automatically upgrade packages from these (origin:archive) pairs Unattended-Upgrade::Allowed-Origins { // "${...


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You can also use Grub Customizer to select the default boot kernel (without having to manually press SHIFT and load GRUB list). http://ubuntuhandbook.org/index.php/2014/04/install-grub-customizer-ubuntu-1404/ General settings --> Default boot .


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This page has several methods for sticking to a specific kernel version https://help.ubuntu.com/community/PinningHowto The simplest option being to hold it sudo apt-get hold linux-image-3.13


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I would recommend going with last one prepared for same release (16.04 Xenial), current: http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.4.13-xenial/ Only if you are looking to submit a bug report against kernel, then you should try the bleeding edge upload (including rc) to include results in the report, current: http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/...


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As mentioned in the previous comment, this is related to the bug https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/casper/+bug/1489855 "the sequence of mounting changed from root partition then persistent partition (15.04) to 1st persistent then root partition (16.04) for whatever reason." There is a work around recently updated in the thread for the bug, which I ...


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As of now you can use apt list with the --upgradable flag; sudo apt update apt list --upgradable and you will get a list with all upgradable packages.



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