How to Install / Remove Linux Kernel 4.19.2 On Ubuntu/LinuxMint

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In this Tutorial, I will show you how to Install the Latest version of Kernel 4.19.2 On Ubuntu 18.04 LTS / 18.10 and LinuxMint.

The Latest stable version of Kernel is 4.19.2 and it released on 14th November 2018

Installation steps

The below commands will work on Debian based systems.

Step 1: Download the deb files directly using wget , copy the below commands and paste it into terminal one by one according to your CPU architecture

For 64 bit systems

wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.19.2/linux-headers-4.19.2-041902_4.19.2-041902.201811132032_all.deb
wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.19.2/linux-headers-4.19.2-041902-generic_4.19.2-041902.201811132032_amd64.deb
wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.19.2/linux-image-unsigned-4.19.2-041902-generic_4.19.2-041902.201811132032_amd64.deb
wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.19.2/linux-modules-4.19.2-041902-generic_4.19.2-041902.201811132032_amd64.deb

For 32 bit systems

wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.19.2/linux-headers-4.19.2-041902_4.19.2-041902.201811132032_all.deb
wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.19.2/linux-headers-4.19.2-041902-generic_4.19.2-041902.201811132032_i386.deb
wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.19.2/linux-image-4.19.2-041902-generic_4.19.2-041902.201811132032_i386.deb
wget http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v4.19.2/linux-modules-4.19.2-041902-generic_4.19.2-041902.201811132032_i386.deb
Step 2: After successful downloading install it
sudo dpkg -i linux-headers-4.19.2-* linux-image-4.19.2-* .deb
Step 3: Verify the installed Version

After successful installation reboot the system, Your new kernel will be installed and set as default, for checking use uname command
uname -r

Removing Kernel 4.19.2

For removing the Kernel 4.19.2 run the below command in terminal or use the synaptic package manager
sudo apt-get remove linux-headers-4.19.2-* linux-image-4.19.2-*
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