How to install Linux Kernel backports

We maintain a backport of Linux 3.16 as provided in Debian 8 Jessie. Here's how to use it.

Installing Linux Kernel backports

Add wheezy-lts-kernel repository to /etc/apt/sources.list

deb http://deb.freexian.com/extended-lts wheezy-lts-kernel main contrib non-free

Install the latest kernel image

apt-get install linux-image-amd64 -t wheezy-lts-kernel

or for 32bit

apt-get install linux-image-686-pae -t wheezy-lts-kernel