Installing the Long Term Support Kernel

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Remember, grub starts it numbering with zero, so this example is the sixth partition on the first hard drive.  Your kernel line options may be different so take note of what is used for your existing grub entries.  For more information on setting up grub, see the Arch wiki article on [https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Grub grub].
Remember, grub starts it numbering with zero, so this example is the sixth partition on the first hard drive.  Your kernel line options may be different so take note of what is used for your existing grub entries.  For more information on setting up grub, see the Arch wiki article on [https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Grub grub].
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If you are running the NVIDIA proprietary driver, you need to install the lts specific driver:
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If you are running the NVIDIA proprietary driver, you need to install the [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/extra/x86_64/nvidia-lts/ nvidia-lts] specific driver.
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  #pacman -S nvidia-lts
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If you have a Realtek 8168 network card, you need to install the [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/community/x86_64/r8168-lts/ r8168-lts] kernel module.
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If you are running [https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Virtualbox virtualbox] as a host then install the [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/community/x86_64/virtualbox-modules-lts/ virtualbox-modules-lts] package or if you are running as a guest install the [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/community/x86_64/virtualbox-archlinux-modules-lts/ virtualbox-archlinux-modules-lts] package.
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If you are running [https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Virtualbox virtualbox] as a host then install the [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/community/x86_64/virtualbox-modules-lts/ virtualbox-modules-lts] package for the lts compatible kernel modules.  If you are running as a guest then install the [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/community/x86_64/virtualbox-archlinux-modules-lts/ virtualbox-archlinux-modules-lts] package for the lts compatible guest additions.
If you need to build modules to support the lts kernel, then install the [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/core/x86_64/linux-lts-headers/ linux-lts-headers] package.
If you need to build modules to support the lts kernel, then install the [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/core/x86_64/linux-lts-headers/ linux-lts-headers] package.

Revision as of 02:44, 21 June 2012

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