Load different kernel

Avi Greenbury avismailinglistaccount at googlemail.com
Wed Apr 1 12:54:38 UTC 2009

Karl F. Larsen wrote:
>     I am sure the 240 updates to my Jaunty included a new kernel and 
> stupid me I didn't set grub to save ALL kernels, like I have my main 
> system set. So I can't just boot from the old one.
>     There is a way to to apt-get install a kernel. How do you do that?
> Karl

In general:
#apt-get install linux-image-<version>-<architecture>

#apt-get install linux-image-2.6.26-amd64
Will get you the AMD64 port of Linux 2.6.26, for example.

#apt-cache search linux-image
will give you a list of what's available.

Avi Greenbury :) http://aviswebsite.co.uk

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