Tag: kernel

  • How to remove/delete old or unused kernels in Ubuntu

    How to remove/delete old or unused kernels in Ubuntu

      If you have upgraded your kernel you will have found that Ubuntu keeps the older ones around, which can be handy if something breaks in the newer kernel and you have to boot from your old system. Over time, however, these can add up in terms of the amount of space consumed – at…

  • How to find kernel version in Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin

    How to find kernel version in Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin

    Note: This also works in other versions of Ubuntu, such as 11.10, 11.04, 10.10, 10.04 and earlier.   Sometimes you may wish to find out which kernel you’re  currently running; fortunately, this is quite easy to do with the uname command. If you’re running Ubuntu Desktop, open up a Terminal; if you’re using Ubuntu Server…