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Re: update to new kernel

On Wed, May 8, 2019, 13:23 Marko Randjelovic <markoran@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
On Wed, 8 May 2019 11:49:18 -0400
Default User <hunguponcontent@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> So, since
> linux-image-4.19.0-5-amd64                  - Linux 4.19 for 64-bit PCs
> (signed)
> seems to be available, why did updating not update the kernel from
> linux-image-4.19.0-4-amd64 to linux-image-4.19.0-5-amd64?

Because linux-image-4.19.0-4-amd64 and linux-image-4.19.0-5-amd64 are
two different packages, not two versions of a package. Install
linux-image-amd64 package which depends on newest kernel version and it
will pull linux-image-4.19.0-5-amd64.

Thank you, Marko. 

That was the solution. The kernel used to update just like any other package. Perhaps I somehow deleted  linux-image-amd64 while removing an old kernel recently. 

Appears to be fixed now.