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Howto upgrade kernel in Feisty Fawn

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Currently Feisty Fawn users (7.04) using the generic kernel (which is 2.6.20-16-generic). This tutorial will explain howto upgrade you to kernel version 2.6.22-9-generic(as of 31JUL07).

First you need to add the Gutsy repository (this is only temporary to pull the new kernel)

echo ‘deb http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ gutsy main restricted’ | sudo tee -a /etc/apt/sources.list

Update the source list using the following command

sudo apt-get update

you need to install the new kernel using the following command

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