Updating kernal

uname -msr The output will show your machine's Linux kernel version as well system architecture.Before installing new kernel version, we need to add new repository ELRepo repository.In this tutorial, I will show you how to upgrade Cent OS 7 kernel to the latest version, and we will be using the kernel from ELRepo repository.

That's because we want to use the kernel version from the ELRepo community. rpm --import https:// add new ELRepo repository with rpm command.

rpm -Uvh check all repositories enabled on the system, and make sure ELRepo is on the list.

Very often, updating a kernel also fixes many issues, brings stability improvements, and updates the drivers.

If you’re running a Ubuntu-based Linux distro, you’re in for a treat.

Ukuu is maintained and developed by Tee Jee Tech’s Tony George.

It’s a Gtk UI and command line tool, so you can use it on Desktop and Server editions.

In the steps mentioned below, I’ll show you how to install or upgrade Linux kernel in Ubuntu.

You can follow the same procedure in other Ubuntu derivates like Linux Mint and elementary OS.

You don’t have to deal with all the hassle to update your Linux kernel.

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