Kernel headers for latest kernel on Debian 9.9

How do I install kernel headers for my kernel? I have "Latest 64 bit" in my Linode configuration.

[email protected]:/home/jarle# uname -r
5.1.11-x86_64-linode127
[email protected]:/home/jarle# apt search linux-headers-$(uname -r)
Sorting… Done
Full Text Search… Done
[email protected]:/home/jarle# apt search linux-headers-5
Sorting… Done
Full Text Search… Done

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Hey @dubidub — Linode’s kernels don’t have published headers. If you need kernel headers, your best best is to switch to Debian’s upstream kernel.

The guide below should walk you through doing that:

https://www.linode.com/docs/platform/how-to-change-your-linodes-kernel/

Reply here if you’ve got any questions!

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