Checking kernel version before installation

Dotan Cohen dotancohen at
Tue Mar 11 05:02:27 UTC 2008

On 10/03/2008, NoOp <glgxg at> wrote:
> On 03/09/2008 06:17 AM, Dotan Cohen wrote:
>  > As I like to maintain Grub myself, I need to know which kernel is
>  > going to be installed before installation, so that I can update grub.
>  > How can I check this?
>  enter kernel-image in the search & then the distro from the pull down
>  tab (gutsy, hardy etc).

I had been looking on the web. But I'd like to know where that info is
on the install disk. I am trying to make myself more familiar with
Ubuntu, especially from a troubleshooting perspective.

Dotan Cohen

A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text.
Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing?

More information about the ubuntu-users mailing list