the better distro kernel

Liquorix Kernel

Liquorix is a distro kernel replacement built using the best configuration and kernel sources for desktop, multimedia, and gaming workloads.

Major Features


Debian Prerequisites:

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install apt-transport-https && echo -e 'deb sid main\ndeb-src sid main\n\n# Mirrors:\n#\n# Unit193 - France\n# deb sid main\n# deb-src sid main' | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/liquorix.list && curl | sudo apt-key add - && sudo apt-get update

Ubuntu Prerequisites:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:damentz/liquorix && sudo apt-get update

The Liquorix kernel can be installed by way of meta-packages. This will guarantee that the latest kernel is installed on every upgrade.

32-bit without PAE (HIGHMEM4G):

sudo apt-get install linux-image-liquorix-686 linux-headers-liquorix-686

32-bit with PAE (HIGHMEM64G):

sudo apt-get install linux-image-liquorix-686-pae linux-headers-liquorix-686-pae


sudo apt-get install linux-image-liquorix-amd64 linux-headers-liquorix-amd64