Trusty Tahr Linux Kernels

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[Switching to Xenial →]

== Linux Stable Kernel ==
This repository receives the kernels directly from:

Here is hosted always the latest stable Linux Kernel, maintained by
Greg Kroah-Hartman.
Read more at:

== BFQ Scheduler ==
BFQ is a proportional-share storage-I/O scheduler that also supports hierarchical scheduling with a cgroups interface.
Upstream URL:

== Ubuntu patches have NOT been applied ==
The Ubuntu patches have not been applied. The linux-image-extra does not exist here.

== Single Flavor ==
I have created a new flavor named 'bfq'. This is the only flavor that exist here. Neither 'generic' nor 'lowlatency'.

== Installation ==
Install the meta-package

$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install linux-bfq-git

If you have another version of Ubuntu than Trusty (or even Debian) and you want install this kernel, you can try add the PPA manually like this:

$ echo "deb trusty main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/nick-athens30-trusty4.list
$ sudo apt-key adv --keyserver --recv-keys F56AC5FABE7E0CA1
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install linux-bfq-git

== Developments ==
For any updates/developments visit:


Adding this PPA to your system

You can update your system with unsupported packages from this untrusted PPA by adding ppa:nick-athens30/trusty4 to your system's Software Sources. (Read about installing)

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nick-athens30/trusty4
sudo apt-get update
Technical details about this PPA

This PPA can be added to your system manually by copying the lines below and adding them to your system's software sources.

deb trusty main 
deb-src trusty main 
Signing key:
1024R/26987337C0DA52150947F0D4F56AC5FABE7E0CA1 (What is this?)

For questions and bugs with software in this PPA please contact N1ck 7h0m4d4k15.

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