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Install Linux Kernel 3.16.1 (Stable) in Linux Mint

Suitable for Linux Mint 17/16/15/13
Installing the Linux Kernel 3.16.1 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 3.16.1,
1. When the computer bootsthe GRUB menu, select your old kernelAfter booting the system, remove the new kernel by command below
sudo apt-get purge linux-image-3.16.1-*
To return to the previous kernel when booting Grub select Previous Linux versions
21-08-2014, 22:15
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