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Kali linux 2.0 failed to connect to lvmetad.Falling back to device scanning

I added rolling repo from kali.org and did update and upgrade, then I rebooted,now I get following error on black screen Warning:Failed to connect to lvmetad. Falling back to device scanning. "disk/...
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Package “packagename” has no installation candidate in Kali 2.0

I installed kali 2.0 (before 2hours) When I try to install anything (ex :software-center) I have this problem : apt-get install software-center Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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How to setup the alfa AWUS036NH driver on Kali Linux?

I bought this Alfa awus036nh and i want to use it on Kali Linux. I'm running Kali on a Virtual Machine and fixed the USB issue and now the machine recognizes the adapter. I need to setup the driver ...
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kali rolling 2016 theme errors after installing new upgrade and dist-upgrade

The new updates and upgrades have bugged all my themes from working any ideas and advice is appreciated, Kali x theme works just about the title text is grey, so hard to see but when applying themes ...
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Kali linux hangs completely when browsing internet? [on hold]

Kali Linux hangs a lot when browsing the Internet with any browser. I have to force shutdown my laptop, and sometime it gives an error that "Failed to allocate memory" when I try to open any app, even ...
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Can't boot Fedora from Kali's Grub

I've had Windows 10 and Fedora 24 installed, dual-booting, and it has been fine, but I just installed Kali in the remaining 200 GB, and the bootloader it installed can't boot Fedora. If I go into my ...
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How to fix whois Command Error

i have Kali Linux version 2016.1 installed on my system. i am trying to run command "whois " but there is an error "bash: whois: command not found"
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Kali Linux 2016.1 Command buffer error

I installed Kali 2016.1 (Rolling) version in VMWare Workstation. After installation of Kali and installing VMWare Tools, I noticed that the kernel release version was kali-4.3.0. I proceeded with ...
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No internet access VM Kali Linux 1.0 [on hold]

I tried many times to get internet on a Kali Linux 1.0 VM, but I keep failing. Please help me get internet access on this VM?
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error:: could not find rake-11.1.2 in any of the sources run `bundle install` to install missing gems

I get the above error after i use msfupdate for the first time and type msfconsole. After installing guest additions on kali linux. I googled it and came across a similiar question on reddit but had ...
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libc-l10n package error

I was attempting to install katoolin and ran into some errors. When I run sudo apt-get update My output: zayascom_m1@Zayascom-mobile-1:~$ sudo apt-get update [sudo] passwor: Hit http://download....
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Grub Rescue 2 Problem

I recently deleted partitions containing Kali Linux and now my computer boots into grub rescue mode. When I tried to boot to Kali Live from my flash drive, there was an error with a failure to read ...
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Run script simulatneously with loading desktop

I am running Kali 2, and have a script that I want to run on startup. Right now, I have the script in my profile.d directory, but it takes too long to execute. The effect is that after I login, the ...
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Grub2 Rescue Help

I installed Kali Linux and was able to dual boot it with Windows 8.1 on my laptop. I recently deleted a few partitions in order to get rid of Linux since I rarely used it. On reboot I saw the grub ...
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Kali. Linux arm64 [on hold]

I need help installing a header. I have been watching YouTube videos and searching for answers but I just can't get a header installed. 4.3.0 kali-amd64. I want to make air crack work.. Another ...
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Unable to test the presence of a substring [closed]

I was going through an online source and tried the following script echo "Please enter the name of a fruit" read fruit echo "You entered ${fruit}s" echo "The length of the <$fruit> variable ...
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Kali Linux no internet access

I am using the latest Kali Linux version on my Acer laptop (No Virtual Box), and for some reason I lose the connection to the internet when I use a program called "Ghost Phisher". It happens when I ...
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Kali linux no wlan0 interface

When I run Kali Linux on Virtual Box and run the airmon-ng command, I get an error message: ls: cannot access /sys/class/ieee80211/: No such file or directory and no interfaces are shown. My wifi ...
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Radeon VCE init error (-22)

I would really appreciate some help here, been looking for the solution for atleast 2 days now. My graphics card is not initializing properly and i seems can't able to switch from my default intel ...
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I have to keep installing the compat wireless [closed]

Every time I shutdown my pc, and turn it on again, the wlan0 and wlan1 disappears. i have to install the compat wireless again and again. I have a dual boot win 8.1 and Kali Linux 2.0
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how to install wine on kali Kali GNU/Linux Rolling 32-bit?

I am trying from last few hours, i want to install wine on kali rolling. my source.list have only 1 entry: deb http://http.kali.org /kali kali-rolling main contrib non-free i tried every possible ...
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Raspberry Pi 3. generation Accesspoint connection problems

First of all: I'm using the Raspberry Pi in the third generation - with Kali Linux 2.1.2. I want to use the Raspberry Pi as an accesspoint. I've already installed hostapd and dnsmasq. The SSID shows ...
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wlan0 and wlan1 are active but they cannot detect the Wifi Network!

My wlan0 and wlan1 are active after I installed the compat wireless 2016-26-10. They cannot detect the wifi network. I have a dual boot and when I use the same in Windows, I can detect the signal but ...
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Stuck on laptop logo on statup

i had windows 10 on my laptop. Then i have added kali-linux as dual boot.On start up i would get GNU grub. But after setting my bios password i am stuck on the splash screen that is the logo of my ...
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Errors after offline Kali installation on Dell XPS 13

Trying to get Kali Linux Rolling 2016.1 installed on an out-of-the-box brand new Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition (meaning it came with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed on it). I'm installing it with no ...
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After the installation kali linux in VMware workstation 12pro

After the installation kali linux Boot screen appears But does not start Remain silent....
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Wireless connection in kali linux

I installed kali-linux-1.0.8-amd64 in my dell inspiron 3520 PC. I can't connect via wireless card. I think it isn't recognized by the system. I spend days googling and searching and reading every ...
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How to Setup Triple Monitors with Kali Linux?

I installed Kali Linux 2 on my laptop and need to configure a triple monitor setup with it. At the moment, I have a Belkin Dual DVI docking station and a Startech DVI to USB 3 converter. On Windows 7, ...
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Changed the DNS Server and cannot connect to Internet from Guest OS!

I recently changed my DNS Server in my router to Google's DNS Server because the ISP's DNS Server was rerouting my every requests to guide.domain-error.com/... when I was trying to connect to Internet ...
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TP-Link Archer T4u: Unable to go to monitor mode

System: Kali Linux 2016.1 (hosted on Virtual Box) Wifi USB Adapter: TP-Link Archer T4u Chipset: Realtek RTL8812AU I have installed these drivers: https://github.com/abperiasamy/...
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Undo changes made to files in /usr/bin/

I am new to linux I have a Kali 2.0. I was trying to install jdk 8 on it. I couldn't do it via terminal. I downloaded the jdk package from Java website and extracted it using tar -xf to my home ...
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Cannot use internal bluetooth in kali

Hi I have some issues about internal bluetooth.. I have tried a lot of ways...But it still does not work... and when I do bluetoothctl list, it is empty.. root@kali:~# bluetoothctl [bluetooth]# list [...
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Trying to create a bootable usb drive for kali linux

I was wondering how I create a bootable usb kali linux drive for mac. And when I create one, is the usb drive a temporary os, like every time you plug it in it switches to kali linux and when you ...
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Download Kali Linux

I installed Kali Linux 64 bit Virtual Box inside Oracle Virtual Box 5.0.20 for Windows hosts. It seems Kali Linux 64 bit Virtual Box is the same as Kali Linux. I also downloaded Kali Linux 2016.1 64 ...
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Kali - software-center installation: Package 'synaptic' has no installation candidate [closed]

I just installed kali linux-debian 7 and I still can't install synaptic after editing the /etc/apt/sources.list ~# apt-get install synaptic Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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Generating word list base on possible numbers/caracters via Crunch in Kali Linux

I'm new to crunch. I'm try to generate word list containing 8 characters long. I've tried crunch 8 8 > pw.txt It freeze my computer because it doesn't have enough space for that. Is there a ...
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Can detect but not connect to wifi network Kali Raspberry Pi

So I've started going through some penetration testing books and tried to set up Kali on the raspberry pi 3b. I'm having some trouble, though, namely that Kali could detect all the WiFi networks ...
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KDE Plasma 5 and Kali linux 2.0 Problem

I can not install the desktop ' KDE Plasma 5' in my Kali Linux , but if I can install ' KDE 4 '. I want to install KDE Plasma 5. My list of repositories: # deb cdrom:[Debian GNU/Linux 2.0 _Sana_ - ...
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Install Guest Additions on Kali Linux on VirtualBox 5 on Mac OSX?

I want to install VirtualBox 5 Guest Addition on Kali Linux. I tried this: apt-get update apt-get install -y virtualbox-guest-x11 reboot From here but it does not work. I use latest Kali Linux ...
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How to set persistent keyboard layout for X Windows in Kali Linux?

I want to set permanent Japanese keyboard layout for X Windows in Kali Linux (Rolling Edition 2016.1, testing with kali-2016.1 Vagrant box). Setting Japanese keyboard manually through All Settings -> ...
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After upgrade kali linux some fonts have been missed [closed]

I upgraded kali linux 4.3.0-kali1-amd64 into 4.5.0-kali1-amd64 . After that some fonts has been missed.i tried to fix it.but i couldn't. This is an example error of that.. in login screen also the ...
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Can't see any public WiFi

I cannot see any public WiFi using a USB Wifi adapter (TPLink-WN322G). I've installed Kali Linux on my computer. In my other PC and smartphone I can see WiFi connections. After you connect to one ...
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Cannot bypass login screen with correct credentials and no errors in Kali Linux

Today I downloaded the latest VMware image of Kali Linux (Kali Linux 64 bit VM). After that, I configured the hostname in /etc/hostname and adapted also the /etc/hosts to set permanently a hostname. ...
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Can't log in to my virtual box Kali Linux 2.0

I just installed Kali Linux 2.0 on VB and I can't seem to remember the username and it's telling me the password I entered is incorrect. How do I fix this?
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Google Chrome not detecting Headset and Web cam in Kali Linux

My current version of your Kali Linux is(#cat /etc/issue) Kali GNU/Linux Rolling \n \l I am using google chrome from root user using this command gksu -u ysr google-chrome (there is another user ...
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Kali 2 interrupted installation problem

I'm new to dual booting with Kali 2 and Windows 10 and I was wondering if you can help me out with my problem: The problem is that i encountered this error: error: file '/boot/grub/i386-pc/normal....
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unable to put wlan0 interface to moitor mode Kali linux vmware

new to kali / linx stff I selected bridged network in vmware settings an i am able to connect to wifi but not able to put the interface on monitor mode these are some outputs (basically i want to use ...
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Expanding the Kali Root Partition

I have a live distribution of Kali running on a usb with persistence. However, after installing updates and a few new software packages, the root drive is pretty much out of space. How do I go about ...