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Is there a way to downgrade Ubuntu kernel version by using apt-get package management tools? Is there Ubuntu repository with older kernel versions available?

There are HW specific reasons I need to do this. I can do all this hard way, but to keep things simple I would like to know if this can be done with above mentioned steps.

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Which release & which kernel(s)? – Andrew Jun 9 '11 at 6:47
I want a generic solution. Let's say that I'm not interested in kernel versions more than 6 months old. – user19725 Jun 9 '11 at 9:25
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There is a PPA for that (ie you just add a line to your apt sources.list). This lets you install any recent mainline kernel.

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Exactly what I was looking for! Thanks. – user19725 Jun 10 '11 at 6:28

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