Updating the kernel in ubuntu


In this Linux system administration tutorial you will learn how to update an Ubuntu Linux Server 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) system with screenshots and instructions.

To complete this tutorial you will require a running Ubuntu Linux Server 16.04 LTS system and an account with sudo administrative privileges.

Suggested packages: fdutils linux-tools linux-headers-4.10.0-27-generic The following NEW packages will be installed: linux-image-4.10.0-27-generic 0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded. After this operation, 70.0 MB of additional disk space will be used. 89746 files and directories currently installed.) Preparing to unpack .../linux-image-4.10.0-27-generic_4.10.0-27.30~16.04.2_amd64... Unpacking linux-image-4.10.0-27-generic (4.10.0-27.30~16.04.2) ... Setting up linux-image-4.10.0-27-generic (4.10.0-27.30~16.04.2) ... run-parts: executing /etc/kernel/postinst.d/apt-auto-removal 4.10.0-27-generic /boot/vmlinuz-4.10.0-27-generic run-parts: executing /etc/kernel/postinst.d/initramfs-tools 4.10.0-27-generic /boot/vmlinuz-4.10.0-27-generic update-initramfs: Generating /boot/initrd.img-4.10.0-27-generic W: mdadm: /etc/mdadm/defines no arrays. Found kernel: /vmlinuz-4.4.0-83-generic Found kernel: /vmlinuz-4.4.0-81-generic Found kernel: /vmlinuz-4.10.0-27-generic Found kernel: /vmlinuz-4.4.0-83-generic Found kernel: /vmlinuz-4.4.0-81-generic Replacing config file /run/grub/with new version Updating /boot/grub/...

Selecting previously unselected package linux-image-4.10.0-27-generic. run-parts: executing /etc/kernel/postinst.d/unattended-upgrades 4.10.0-27-generic /boot/vmlinuz-4.10.0-27-generic run-parts: executing /etc/kernel/postinst.d/update-notifier 4.10.0-27-generic /boot/vmlinuz-4.10.0-27-generic run-parts: executing /etc/kernel/postinst.d/zz-update-grub 4.10.0-27-generic /boot/vmlinuz-4.10.0-27-generic Searching for GRUB installation directory ... found: /boot/grub/default Testing for an existing GRUB file ... done First, if one is using select proprietary or out-of-tree modules (ex.

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