Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 14.04, Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 17.04, and their derivatives.
In this article 'How To Update Ubuntu Kernel' example is showed for Kernel 2.6.39-0.
So I'd say, updating using the internet is essentially safer, because you'll get the latest security patches as well.
Yes, Security-wise it is, but as for running the risk of having your internet cut out on you in the middle of a crucial file could be pretty disastrous.
NVIDIA 384.69 features: New GPU Quadro P4000 with Max-Q Design support. Read More » The Wine development release has reached version 2.15 earlier today.
Fixed an intermittent hang when using Vulkan to present directly to display with the VK_KHR_display extension. Wine 2.15 added support for AES encryption, improved Bezier support in Direct2D, improved chunked transfer in Win Inet, and fixed bugs for running Illustrator CS6, em Client, Bricscad, Joystick, Microsoft Outlook 2010, XM6 Type G, Peavey Revalver IV, FUJITSU Software ATLAS，and Magic Online.
Using this guide, you can either install one font at a time automatically or install multiple fonts manually.
Read More » Jet Brains Py Charm python IDE got an update by releasing version 2017.2.1 a day ago.How to Install Wine 2.15 in Ubuntu: The official Wine ...Read More » While Shotwell 0.27 is still marked as unstable release, the Gnome photo management software got a new update for Shotwell 0.26 series a few hours ago with various bug-fixes and translation updates.For Ubuntu 17.10, the new release has been made into Ubuntu main repositories, simply open Ubuntu Software, search for and install Corebird package.For Ubuntu 17.04 users who prefer traditional packages than Snap app, install Corebird 1.6 via PPA: The development version of GIMP image editor reached the 2.9.6 release a day ago.