This was a quick and easy process, but required users to use the control panel for the actual kernel swap.Changes in Digital Ocean's backend infrastructure have lead to a more modern process that allows users to manage kernels the Droplet.In this Linux system administration tutorial you will learn how to update an Ubuntu Linux Server 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) system with screenshots and instructions.To complete this tutorial you will require a running Ubuntu Linux Server 16.04 LTS system and an account with sudo administrative privileges.Only some images receive support from the Compute Engine team.
deb xenial universe deb-src xenial universe deb xenial-updates universe deb-src xenial-updates universe ## N. software from this repository is ENTIRELY UNSUPPORTED by the Ubuntu ## team, and may not be under a free licence.
In this guide, we'll walk you through the process of updating your kernels for Digital Ocean Droplets.
Digital Ocean uses two different methods of managing kernels depending on the operating system and when the Droplet was created.
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