How to install 3.9 kernel on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

MR ZenWiz mrzenwiz at
Wed Jul 10 19:46:03 UTC 2013

On Wed, Jul 10, 2013 at 8:20 AM, Liam Proven <lproven at> wrote:
> On 9 July 2013 18:29, Nataraj <incoming-ubuntu at> wrote:
>> I need to install the audio bugfixes that are in the 3.9 kernel.  I am
> I know this is not a direct answer, but have you already tried the
> quantal and precise backport kernels?
> The snag is that, AFAIK, no released version of Ubuntu contains 3.9
> yet, so there is nothing to backport it /from/ IYSWIM.

IIRC, the odd subrelease versions of the Linux kernel are
development-only versions.  Only the even-numbered subreleases are
actually released.

Thus, you won't find a port of the 3.9 kernel in any repository.  When
3.10 comes out, there will be ways to take it.


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