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by don250r
Fri Feb 12, 2016 1:06 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED]Cinnamon crashes into fallback after kernel upgrade
Replies: 34
Views: 36924

Re: Cinnamon crashes into fallback mode after kernel upgrade

Here is a good reason: http://www.cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2016-0728, altho it says it only affects 3.8-4.4. I used linux back in the mandrake/mandriva days(RPM based), and compiled my own kernel a few times. And certainly not because some one's blog told me to. And addressing a previo...
by don250r
Thu Feb 11, 2016 5:09 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED]Cinnamon crashes into fallback after kernel upgrade
Replies: 34
Views: 36924

Re: Cinnamon crashes into fallback mode after kernel upgrade

austin.texas wrote:You can use the Grub menu to go back to the previous kernel.
I did. But i would still like to be on an upgraded kernel.
by don250r
Thu Feb 11, 2016 3:00 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED]Cinnamon crashes into fallback after kernel upgrade
Replies: 34
Views: 36924

[SOLVED]Cinnamon crashes into fallback after kernel upgrade

all was well and fine after installing 17.3 cinnamon. was using 352 nvidia drivers(included with distro)with no problems. Even installed playonlinux, SWTOR and had it running fine. Decided to upgrade kernel per this guide, http://www.wikihow.com/Install-and-Upgrade-to-a-New-Kernel-on-Linux-Mint rebo...

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