update description Whenever I try to update my Kali Linux or whenever I install new apps, it fails. I get the following logs. How can I fix this?

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    Debian servers do not have kali repositories. I would advise consulting the official kali site instead of following random pages. – Rui F Ribeiro May 27 at 6:26
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    Hi and welcome! Thanks for contributing! But please, don't post images of text (read this for reasons why). – Kusalananda May 27 at 7:00
  • Hello Kusalanada, Actually I posted a image to make the answerers confirm that, I am running the commands as a root. – Space May 27 at 7:08

For Kali rolling, you need to ensure that the following line is present in `/etc/apt/sources.list:

deb http://http.kali.org/kali kali-rolling main non-free contrib

You’ll also have to delete the debian-security line, it’s irrelevant for Kali.

After you’ve made these changes, run

apt update

to update your local indexes.

  • I tried executing: echo "deb http.kali.org/kali kali-rolling main non-free contrib" > /etc/apt/sources.list But it solved only update problem. The apps are not being properly installed – Space May 27 at 6:30
  • What does apt install xfburn say now? – Stephen Kitt May 27 at 6:57
  • It says: E: Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock-frontend - open (11: Resource temporarily unavailable) E: Unable to acquire the dpkg frontend lock (/var/lib/dpkg/lock-frontend), is another process using it? – Space May 27 at 7:03
  • That means that another process is running in parallel. You’ll have to wait for the lock to be released; then apt install should work. – Stephen Kitt May 27 at 8:55
  • Its Working now – Space Jun 5 at 10:48

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