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Ubuntu Linux kernel 5.3 installation guide

This installation guide describes how to install Linux Kernel 5.2.4 on Ubuntu Linux. This works with the latest version of Ubuntu Linux and most Ubuntu-based distributions including Kubuntu and Mint.
The included kernel files have been compiled using the generic Ubuntu configuration. A low latency version is also available in the directory of the linked files.

This post is an update of “Ubuntu Linux kernel 5.2 installation guide

Which version do you need? The same as the current installed OS
In the terminal run:
uname -a

Quick selection guide:

  • AMD64
    Most current computers
  • i386
  • ARM HF: ARMv7 CPUs
  • ARM 64: ARMv8 CPUs
  • PPC64EL: IBM PowerPC 8 based systems
  • S390X: IBM zSystems

The files can be found at  kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v5.3/

    • Install the files in the same order as downloaded above
    • In the terminal run: sudo update-grub
  • Reboot and select the kernel from the bootloader menu
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Ubuntu Linux kernel 5.2 installation guide

This installation guide describes how to install Linux Kernel 5.2.4 on Ubuntu Linux. This works with the latest version of Ubuntu Linux and most Ubuntu-based distributions including Kubuntu and Mint.

There is no post for 5.2.0 / x.x.1 / x.x.2 because there was a compile error for i386 and AMD64 which are the most used platforms.

The included kernel files have been compiled using the generic Ubuntu configuration. A low latency version is also available in the directory of the linked files.

This post is an update of “Ubuntu Linux kernel 5.1 installation guide

The files can be found at  kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v5.2.4/

    • Install the files in the same order as downloaded above
    • In the terminal run: sudo update-grub
  • Reboot and select the kernel from the bootloader menu
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Ubuntu Linux kernel 5.1 installation guide

This installation guide describes how to install Linux Kernel 5.1.0 on Ubuntu Linux. This works with the latest version of Ubuntu Linux and most Ubuntu-based distributions including Kubuntu and Mint.

The included kernel files have been compiled using the generic Ubuntu configuration. A low latency version is also available in the directory of the linked files.

This post is an update of “Ubuntu Linux kernel 5.0 installation guide

The files can be found at  kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v5.1

  • In the terminal run: sudo update-grub
  • Reboot and select the kernel from the bootloader menu
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Ubuntu Linux kernel 5.0 installation guide

This installation guide describes how to install Linux Kernel 5.0.0 on Ubuntu Linux. This works with the latest version of Ubuntu Linux and most Ubuntu-based distributions including Kubuntu and Mint.

The included kernel files have been compiled using the generic Ubuntu configuration. A low latency version is also available in the directory of the linked files.

This post is an update of “Ubuntu Linux kernel 4.20 installation guide

The files can be found at  kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v5.0

  • In the terminal run: sudo update-grub
  • Reboot and select the kernel from the bootloader menu
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Bash 5.0 installation for Linux

This guide is for almost every Linux distribution.

Prerequisite is that you have the required build tools installed already.

If not, do the following step:

Debian and Ubuntu users way;

sudo apt-get install build-essential

The Fedora/Red Hat way:

sudo yum groupinstall "Development Tools" "Legacy Software Development"

First step is getting the source package

wget http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/bash/bash-5.0.tar.gz

Next step is compiling and installing it;

tar xf bash-5.0.tar.gz
cd bash-5.0
./configure
make
sudo make install
sh