New(er) Kernel-SOLVED

Colin Law clanlaw at
Sat Dec 14 20:55:50 UTC 2013

On 14 December 2013 16:50, Paul Cartwright <pbcartwright at> wrote:
> On 12/14/2013 06:34 AM, Colin Law wrote:
>>> I think that is the cause of the problem, somehow linux-image-generic
>>> > has been uninstalled.  I believe that is a package containing no files
>>> > but depending on the latest kernel files, so updating
>>> > linux-image-generic will cause the kernel to be upgraded.  I suggest
>>> > therefore
>>> > sudo apt-get install linux-image-generic
>> In fact thinking about it further  I suggest
>> sudo apt-get install -s linux-image-generic
>> That will simulate the install and show you what it would do.  If that
>> looks good then remove the -s
>> Colin
> that worked, it has now installed
> get:1 saucy-security/main
> linux-generic amd64 [1,724 B]

To put the credit where it is due I think that was actually Oliver's suggestion.


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