View Full Version : [ubuntu] lots of new kernels

December 21st, 2010, 01:10 AM
I see that since I installed 10.10 there have been several new kernel releases on the updates

guess the kernel maintainers are fixing defects faster of late

now if only they would allow powertop to work better

can somebody make a shell script to enable


December 21st, 2010, 05:58 AM
(Ubuntu never updates a kernel version in a release.) What you are seeing are security patches to the same kernel.


Changing something like this:


is only available via configuring and recompiling your own kernel. :) Unless you are debugging some power management code, I wouldn't bother. :P