How To Install Linux Kernel 3.12.4 In Ubuntu

Linux Kernel 3.12.4 has been officially released with fixes for inet6_init() cleanup order, seqlock deadlock in ip6_finish_output2 and Report Descriptor for Logitech MOMO Force. In this short tutorial we will teach you how to install the latest Linux kernel in your Ubuntu machine, so open a new terminal and run each one of the following commands. The following screenshot shows the kernel release that is installed on my machine.

To open a new terminal in Ubuntu press CTRL+ALT+T.

wget -c
wget -c
wget -c

After the download, run the following commands in terminal and the kernel should be installed.

sudo dpkg -i linux-image-3.12.4*.deb

sudo dpkg -i linux-headers-3.12.4*.deb

Hope it helps.