Kernel 4.15-rc5 released. Here’s how to update and install Linux Kernel 4.15-rc5 on Ubuntu and Linux Ubuntu Derivatives. Announcing the release of Linux Kernel 4.15-rc5, Linus Torvalds wrote:

“Build for amd64 succeeded – 64 Bit Systems”

Linux 4.15-rc5

Build for amd64 succeeded – 64 Bit Systems

  • Run the following commands in terminal to install and update to Linux 4.15-rc5 on 64 Bit Ubuntu Linux Systems:

    sudo apt-get update
    wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.15-rc5/linux-headers-4.15.0-041500rc5_4.15.0-041500rc5.201712240530_all.deb
    wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.15-rc5/linux-headers-4.15.0-041500rc5-generic_4.15.0-041500rc5.201712240530_amd64.deb
    wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.15-rc5/linux-headers-4.15.0-041500rc5-lowlatency_4.15.0-041500rc5.201712240530_amd64.deb
    sudo dpkg -i linux-headers-4.15.0*.deb linux-image-4.15.0*.deb
    sudo reboot

“Build for i386 succeeded – 32 Bit Systems”

Build for i386 succeeded – 32 Bit Systems

Run the following commands in terminal to install and update to Linux 4.15-rc5 on 32 Bit Ubuntu Linux Systems:

sudo apt-get update
wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.15-rc5/linux-headers-4.15.0-041500rc5_4.15.0-041500rc5.201712240530_all.deb
wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.15-rc5/linux-headers-4.15.0-041500rc5-generic_4.15.0-041500rc5.201712240530_i386.deb
wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.15-rc5/linux-headers-4.15.0-041500rc5-lowlatency_4.15.0-041500rc5.201712240530_i386.deb
sudo dpkg -i linux-headers-4.15.0*.deb linux-image-4.15.0*.deb
sudo reboot