How to install 3.9 kernel on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Basil Chupin blchupin at
Thu Jul 11 06:03:42 UTC 2013

On 11/07/13 05:46, MR ZenWiz wrote:
> 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.
> MR

You will find a copy of the 3.10.10 kernel here:

(for either 32- or 64-bit).


Using openSUSE 12.3, KDE 4.10.5 & kernel 3.10.0-1 on a system with-
AMD FX 8-core 3.6/4.2GHz processor
16GB PC14900/1866MHz Quad Channel Corsair "Vengeance" RAM
Gigabyte AMD3+ m/board; Gigabyte nVidia GTX550Ti 1GB DDR5 GPU

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