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Install Linux Kernel 3.15 (Stable) in Linux Mint/Pinguy OS

In the new version, made more than 12 thousand hotfix from 1400 developers, the size of the patch - 57 MB. About 44% of all represented in 3.15 changes are associated with device drivers, approximately 18% of changes have to update the code is specific to a hardware architectures, 12% are associated with the network stack, 4% - file systems and 4% c internal kernel subsystems.
You can download the relevant deb packages from HERE and install them. Or just follow the instructions given below that will help you to install a new kernel multiple commands in terminal.
Suitable for Linux Mint 17/16/15/13
Installing the Linux Kernel 3.15 into Linux Mint/Pinguy OS or others Ubuntu distrs:
1. The easiest way to use the utility KernelUpdate.
2. Open a terminal, copy and run one of the commands according to the architecture of your system/computer, at your own risk:
For 32-bit (single command):
cd /tmp && wget && sudo dpkg -i *.deb
For 64-bit (single command):
cd /tmp && wget && sudo dpkg -i *.deb
2. Update GRUB (GRUB need to upgrade the Linux system where it is installed, if you have more than one)
sudo update-grub

Note If you have a boot loader installed BURG, and it should be updated:

sudo update-burg
3. At the end of the installation, close all applications and restart the computer the following command:
sudo reboot

Once logged in, check the version of the current kernel with the command:

uname -r
If you decide to delete the kernel 3.15, run this command:
sudo apt-get purge linux-image-3.15-*
To return to the previous kernel when booting Grub select Previous Linux versions
10-06-2014, 00:29
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