How To Install Linux Kernel 4.2.1 in Ubuntu / Mint

Linux Kernel 4.2.1 is announced by Linus torvalds and available in to install. Just open terminal and type folowing commands to install / Update kernel 4.2.1 on Linux System Debian Variants like Ubuntu & Linux Mint.

  1. Open Terminal
  2.  FOR 32 Bit Systems Download following .deb Packages by Following wget Commands
    $ wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.2.1-unstable/linux-headers-4.2.1-040201_4.2.1-040201.201509211431_all.deb
    
    $ wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.2.1-unstable/linux-headers-4.2.1-040201-generic_4.2.1-040201.201509211431_i386.deb
    
    $ wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.2.1-unstable/linux-image-4.2.1-040201-generic_4.2.1-040201.201509211431_i386.deb
    
    
    
  3. For 64 Bit Systems Download following .deb Packages by Following wget Commands
    $ wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.2.1-unstable/linux-headers-4.2.1-040201_4.2.1-040201.201509211431_all.deb
    
    $ wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.2.1-unstable/linux-headers-4.2.1-040201-generic_4.2.1-040201.201509211431_amd64.deb
    
    $ wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.2.1-unstable/linux-image-4.2.1-040201-generic_4.2.1-040201.201509211431_amd64.deb
  4. Install the Downloaded Packages with Following Command
    $ sudo dpkg -i linux-headers-4.2.1*.deb linux-image-4.2.1*.deb
  5. Reboot System
    sudo reboot

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