How to install 3.9 kernel on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

MR ZenWiz mrzenwiz at
Wed Jul 10 20:33:38 UTC 2013

On Wed, Jul 10, 2013 at 12:57 PM, William Scott Lockwood III
<vladinator at> wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 10, 2013 at 2:46 PM, MR ZenWiz <mrzenwiz at> wrote:
>> 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.
>> MR
>  This is no longer true. It was true for all 2.x kernels up to 2.6, but is
> not true beyond and for that release.

Thanks - I must have missed that (I've been out of the kernel for a
long time...sigh).


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