Install Linux Kernel

Install Linux Kernel 3.2.61 LTS on Ubuntu 12.04

Ben Hutchings has just recently announced the release of Linux Kernel 3.2.61 LTS which comes with a number of bug fixes and improvements. All users of the Linux Kernel 3.2 series are advised to upgrade to this latest release. Some of Kernel 3.2.61 updates drm/radeon: fix typo in radeon_connector_is_dp12_capable() drm/radeon/atom: fix dithering on certain panels drm/radeon: only apply hdmi bpc pll flags when encoder mode is hdmi USB: serial: option: add support for Novatel E371 PCIe card Btrfs: fix double free in find_lock_delalloc_range iommu/vt-d: Fix missing IOTLB flush in intel_iommu_unmap() bluetooth: hci_ldisc: fix deadlock condition Install Linux Kernel 3.

Install Linux Kernel 3.14.12 LTS on Ubuntu 14.04

Time to install Linux Kernel 3.14.12 which has just been released and this release comes with a number of bug fixes and improvements. As announced by Greg KH email, all users of the 3.14 kernel series must upgrade to this latest release. Some of Kernel 3.14.12 updates Numerous fixes on both Radeon and Nvidia graphics cards Bug fix in stack alignment exception  fix a memory leak on sta rate selection table ALSA: usb-audio: Suppress repetitive debug messages from retire_playback_urb() Bluetooth: Fix SSP acceptor just-works confirmation without MITM Bluetooth: Fix check for connection encryption xhci: Fix runtime suspended xhci from blocking system suspend.

Install Linux Kernel 3.15.5 on Ubuntu 14.04

Greg KH has just announced the release of Linux Kernel 3.15.5, the fifth adjustment kernel release for version 3.15 series. This Linux Kernel version comes with many bug fixes and improvements, most of which are bug fixes. As announced by Greg KH email, all users of the 3.15 kernel series must upgrade Some bug fixes Numerous fixes on both Radeon and Nvidia graphics cards Bug fix in stack alignment exception fix a memory leak on sta rate selection table drm/gk208/gr: add missing registers to grctx init Intel i915: fix display power sw state reporting Intel i915: set backlight duty cycle after backlight enable for gen4 Intel i915: default to having backlight if VBT not available Intel i915: provide interface for audio driver to query cdclk Bluetooth: Fix incorrectly overriding conn-src_type Bluetooth: Fix SSP acceptor just-works confirmation without MITM Bluetooth: Fix check for connection encryption Bluetooth: Fix indicating discovery state when canceling inquiry Bluetooth: Refactor discovery stopping into its own function Click here for full change log Install Linux Kernel 3.

Install Linux Kernel 3.12.24 on Ubuntu 14.04

Linux Kernel 3.12.24 LTS has been officially released. This release comes with a number of bug fixes and improvements. As annonced by Jiri Slab, all users of the 3.12 kernel series must upgrade. Key Changes ACPI / video: clean up DMI table for initial black screen problem USB: usbtest: add a timeout for scatter-gather tests efi-pstore: Fix an overflow on 32-bit builds net/compat: Fix minor information leak in siocdevprivate_ioctl() aio: fix kernel memory disclosure in io_getevents() introduced in v3.

Install Linux Kernel 3.15.4 / 3.16 RC4 on Ubuntu 14.04

Greg KH has just announced the release of Linux Kernel 3.15.4, the forth adjustment kernel release for version 3.15 series. This Linux Kernel version comes with many bug fixes and improvements, most of which are bug fixes. As announced by Greg KH email, all users of the 3.15 kernel series must upgrade Some bug fixes cpufreq: unlock when failing cpufreq_update_policy() powernv: Fix permissions on sysparam sysfs entries powerpc: 64bit sendfile is capped at 2GB Input: synaptics – fix resolution for manually provided min/max RDMA/cxgb4: Fix memory leaks in c4iw_alloc() error paths MIPS: KVM: Fix memory leak on VCPU hpsa: add new Smart Array PCI IDs (May 2014) powerpc/perf: Ensure all EBB register state is cleared on fork() Revert “MIPS: Save/restore MSA context around signals” pNFS: Handle allocation errors correctly in filelayout_alloc_layout_hdr() NFS: Don’t declare inode uptodate unless all attributes were checked RDMA/cxgb4: add missing padding at end of struct c4iw_alloc_ucontext_resp IB/mlx5: add missing padding at end of struct mlx5_ib_create_cq Click here for full change log Install Linux Kernel 3.

Install Linux Kernel 3.14.11 LTS on Ubuntu 14.04

Linux Kernel 3.14.11 has just been released and its the start of the stable review cycle. This release comes with many bug fixes, improvements and new additions. There are 59 patches in the 3.14.11 series and the whole patch series can be found in one patch (kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.0/stable-review/patch-3.14.11-rc1.gz ). As announced by Greg KH email, all users of the 3.14 kernel series must upgrade. Some of Kernel 3.14.11 updates outlined below: Fix possible incorrect mcount_loc table entries in modules powerpc: 64bit sendfile is capped at 2GB IB/srp: Fix a sporadic crash triggered by cable pulling IB/umad: Fix error handling Input: synaptics – fix resolution for manually provided min/max MIPS: KVM: Fix memory leak on VCPU IB/ipath: Translate legacy diagpkt into newer extended diagpkt watchdog: ath79_wdt: avoid spurious restarts on AR934x powerpc/pseries: Fix overwritten PE state NFS: populate -net in mount data when remounting powerpc: Don’t setup CPUs with bad status iscsi-target: fix iscsit_del_np deadlock on unload tracing: Try again for saved cmdline if failed due to locking UBIFS: fix an mmap and fsync race condition UBIFS: Remove incorrect assertion in shrink_tnc() [button link=”http://kernel.

Install Linux Kernel 3.14.10 LTS in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Linux Kernel 3.14.10 has just been released and it comes with many bug fixes, improvements and new additions. As announced by Greg KH email, all users of the 3.14 kernel series must upgrade. Some of the bug fixes are outlined below: USB: usbtest: add a timeout for scatter-gather tests USB: EHCI: avoid BIOS handover on the HASEE E200 efi-pstore: Fix an overflow on 32-bit builds phy: exynos-mipi-video: fix check on array index fix kernel memory disclosure in io_getevents() introduced in v3.

Install Linux Kernel 3.15.3 / 3.16 RC3 in Ubuntu 14.04

Greg KH has just announced the release of Linux Kernel 3.15.3, the third adjustment kernel release for version 3.15 series. This Linux Kernel version comes with many bug fixes and improvements, most of which are bug fixes. As announced by Greg KH email, this is the start of the stable review cycle for the 3.15.3 release. There are 139 patches in this series. If anyone has any issues with these being applied, please report to Greg KH.