Non-PAE kernel in 12.10

NoOp glgxg at
Tue Nov 20 23:02:11 UTC 2012

On 11/20/2012 02:01 PM, Colin Law wrote:
> On 20 November 2012 21:55, NoOp <glgxg at> wrote:
>> On 11/20/2012 04:30 AM, Liam Proven wrote:
>>> I'd like to upgrade Lubuntu 12.04 on my old Thinkpad X31.
>>> It's a 1.6GHz Pentium M with 1GB of RAM, so not too slow.
>>> But the Pentium-M doesn't support PAE so the generic kernel in 12.10
>>> will not boot.
>>> Is there a non-PAE kernel available?

Forgot to add:
Note that both amd64 and i386 are supported and available.

> Are you sure that is not the pae version?  I think generic and
> generic-pae are the same in quantal

That would be:
Note that only i386 is available (for obvious reasons)

PAE on i386 is the default. However, there should be no reason that Liam
can't install and run the non-pae kernel (well except if his Thinkpad
X31 can't support a newer kernel).

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