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January 7th, 2012, 03:14 AM
Can someone please detail how to install the “interim -lowlatency kernel” available in Allesio Bogani's PPA?
I read about it on the Ubuntu Studio home page and I have already added Allesio's PPA.
January 7th, 2012, 10:28 AM
I've never actually done this but I would think you should be able to just open synaptic - update the list - then search for 'linux-lowlatency' and then install the package once you have found it. After that I would expect it to appear as an option in Grub when you boot and you should be able to select booting into it.
Hope that works.
January 7th, 2012, 12:54 PM
$ dpkg -l | grep -i lowlatency
ii linux-headers-2.6.38-8-lowlatency 2.6.38-8.42~ppa2 Linux kernel headers for version 2.6.38 on x86/x86_64
ii linux-headers-3.0.0-10-lowlatency 3.0.0-10.16ppa1~natty1 Linux kernel headers for version 3.0.0 on x86/x86_64
ii linux-headers-3.0.0-11-lowlatency 3.0.0-11.18ppa1~natty1 Linux kernel headers for version 3.0.0 on x86/x86_64
ii linux-headers-3.0.0-13-lowlatency 3.0.0-13.21ppa1~natty1 Linux kernel headers for version 3.0.0 on x86/x86_64
ii linux-headers-3.0.0-9-lowlatency 3.0.0-9.14ppa1~natty1 Linux kernel headers for version 3.0.0 on x86/x86_64
ii linux-headers-lowlatency 188.8.131.52.15ppa1~natty1 lowlatency Linux kernel headers
ii linux-image-2.6.38-8-lowlatency 2.6.38-8.42~ppa2 Linux kernel image for version 2.6.38 on x86/x86_64
ii linux-image-3.0.0-10-lowlatency 3.0.0-10.16ppa1~natty1 Linux kernel image for version 3.0.0 on x86/x86_64
ii linux-image-3.0.0-11-lowlatency 3.0.0-11.18ppa1~natty1 Linux kernel image for version 3.0.0 on x86/x86_64
ii linux-image-3.0.0-13-lowlatency 3.0.0-13.21ppa1~natty1 Linux kernel image for version 3.0.0 on x86/x86_64
ii linux-image-3.0.0-9-lowlatency 3.0.0-9.14ppa1~natty1 Linux kernel image for version 3.0.0 on x86/x86_64
ii linux-image-lowlatency 184.108.40.206.15ppa1~natty1 lowlatency Linux kernel image
ii linux-lowlatency 220.127.116.11.15ppa1~natty1 Complete lowlatency Linux kernelThis is the list of what I have installed from Abogani's PPA. Just find in synaptic and install
linux-lowlatency, linux-headers-lowlatency, linux-image-lowlatency
that will install the latest version.
January 7th, 2012, 04:01 PM
Thank you for the quick responses guys. I am anxious to try it out. The PPA seems to be broken now though :(. I got a "404 not found" when I updated my apt cache. I had to remove the following repositories to get a clean update.
http://ppa.launchpad.net/abogani/lowlatency/ubuntu natty main
http://ppa.launchpad.net/abogani/lowlatency/ubuntu natty main (Source Code)
http://ppa.launchpad.net/ubuntustudio-dev/ubuntu natty main
http://ppa.launchpad.net/ubuntustudio-dev/ubuntu natty main (Source Code)
January 7th, 2012, 04:58 PM
Natty version has been moved few months ago to old versions
January 7th, 2012, 05:24 PM
Outstanding. That fixed me right up. I now have the Linux 3.0.0-13-lowlatency installed. Thank you for your help.
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