why I can not use the 3.2 kernel

Colin Law clanlaw at googlemail.com
Mon Nov 19 07:58:55 UTC 2012

On 16 November 2012 02:14, Chen Liang <slimhigh at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello, Every one.
> I find I can't use the new kernel on my Ubuntu 12.04. The kernels I have
> installed :
> slim at lab:~$ dpkg --get-selections | grep linux
> libselinux1 install
> libselinux1:i386 install
> linux-firmware install
> linux-generic install
> linux-headers-3.2.0-31 install
> linux-headers-3.2.0-31-generic install
> linux-headers-3.2.0-33 install
> linux-headers-3.2.0-33-generic install
> linux-headers-generic install
> linux-image-3.0.0-12-generic deinstall
> linux-image-3.0.0-17-generic deinstall
> linux-image-3.0.0-19-generic deinstall
> linux-image-3.0.0-20-generic install
> linux-image-3.0.0-22-generic deinstall
> linux-image-3.0.0-26-generic deinstall
> linux-image-3.2.0-31-generic install
> linux-image-3.2.0-33-generic install
> My computer is running for several days, and every time the update-manager
> updated my computer, I didn't restart my computer. Today, I found that I had
> installed the 3.2 kernel, but when I restart the computer, the grub menu
> didn't show that I had a 3.2 kernel to select. So I can not use the 3.2
> kernel. The uname result is:

Exactly what options do you seen in the boot menu when you startup?
*Exactly* please, and if there is a title at the top of the boot menu
what does it say?


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