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Xrdp session opens same session as host and not starting on startup?

I've set up xrdp on my kali (debian) server to the best of my abilities following this guide and when I RDP to it from my windows machine: I have to manually start xrdp each time with service xrdp ...
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Ufw conficting with init systemd-sysv during install [closed]

I installed kali on my computer, but then I tried making it into a server, so I installed PHP, MySQL and apache2. I did some research and it told me to install UFW so I typed in the terminal: sudo ...
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Building sstp-client on Kali Linux from Source: dpkg errors

I am following the commands below--modified from the answer here--in hopes of building a .deb package of sstp-client for my Kali Linux build. I eventually want a username/password-authenticated SSTP ...
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Enable dead keys in Gnome login screen (Gnome 3.30.2)

I am running Kali Linux 2019 with Gnome 3.30.2 on a somewhat older Lenovo ThinkPad s540 and I am really enjoying modern Gnome. I do have a problem though; I'm located in the Netherlands, so the ...
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Systemctl status always shows full log, even with --lines

1So, I'm trying to get the status of a unit, but only the first 3 lines like this: systemctl --user status resilio-sync --lines=3 I've tried various variations of this with -n 3 etc..., nothing ...
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Unable to find any visible networks in Kali Linux (VirtualBox). Tried multiple solutions. How do I solve this? [duplicate]

I have Kali Linux installed from offensive security site. The virtualbox image was downloaded. It initially said that no wireless adapter found. I used compact-wireless-2010-06-26 to solve that. Now, ...
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how to boot from external hard disk with ubuntu installed? [closed]

i've made a bootable ubuntu 17.10 USB in order to install it on my external HDD, the installation had been completed successfully and i got the ubuntu system in my external HDD, the issue is that i ...
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Wine Version 3.0.3 bug

I have a slight issue with Wine right now which is kinda annoying. Running on: Linux 4.18.0-kali2-amd64 #1 SMP Debian 4.18.10-2kali1 (2018-10-09) x86_64 GNU/Linux Wine works just fine except every ...
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Add a debian source for APT in Kali Linux

I am trying to add a Debian source for apt: add-apt-repository 'http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian sid main' but I got this message: Error: could not find a distribution template for Kali/kali-rolling
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Can't deal with KDE Desktop in Kali Linux [duplicate]

I recently installed KDE on Kali Linux (I'm always root). I can't do anything with the Desktop (Launching applications, creating or adding new items or moving icons to my secondary monitor, etc.). I'...
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Debian/Kali install from Xboot DVD fails [duplicate]

I'm trying to install Debian from a DVD. The DVD is a dual layer disc which can multi boot into 32 or 64 bit Debian or Kali Linux. I created the iso for this using a program called XBoot. The disc ...
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How to create a shortcut to files/folders in kali linux? [duplicate]

How to create a shortcut to files/folders like I can do in windows. Is there no such feature in Kali-Linux? Or do I need a third-party software to do so?
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Before you can run VMware several modules must be compiled

I am trying to run VMware on kali linux but when I try to run it show message that Before you can run VMware several modules must be compiled and loaded into the running kernel Here is log: 2018-04-...
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I in the process status coloumn in top and total tasks > sleeping+running tasks

I ran top in kali linux 2018.1 and was unable to figure out a few things. What does I stands for in the process status coloumn. I know about R,S,D,K,T and Z but don't have any idea about I. Also ...
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Unable to upgrade Kali to Debian [duplicate]

Tried to upgrade kali to debian and got an error upgrading dash 0.5.8-2.5 to 0.5.8-2.6. As the result sh not found. Restored system by: rm /bin/sh ln -s /usr/bin/dash /bin/sh Cuz /bin/sh ...
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What is the difference between Kali Linux and Debian with the same software installed?

I know the Kali is based on Debian, but if I install Debian and download all of the related kali packages, is there even a difference?
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Did I just create a Debian/Kali hybrid? And should I be worried?

I installed Debian 9 today, configured it and decided to get some pentesting tools. I found this thing called katoolin. What it did was added Kali's repos to my sources.list. And then I forgot that I ...
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apt-get upgrade “Errors were encountered while processing” after installing espeakup package [duplicate]

Good evening. I have Kali Linux and I've been using for a pretty long time, but few days ago I faced a problem while trying to do apt-get upgrade and exactly the problem is attached to updating ' ...
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How to upgrade debian 3.16.0-4-amd64 (Jessie) to any kali linux version?

I'm having debian 3.16.0-4-amd64 now running on my lap. Now I need `kali Linux. I came to know that kali Linux is based in debian, so is it possible to upgrade (Not sure if I need to downgrade) my ...
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Problems with the Wifi connections (RTL8723BE). Kali Linux

I'd been using Kali on my VM for quite a long time and few days ago I've decided to install it like my main OS. Kali Linux installation process During the installation it said this The missing ...
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'ifconfig eth0 up' does not restore connection

(I am running Kali (Debian) on a VM.) I had been experiencing problems with changing my computer's MAC address, as whenever i try: root@kali:~# macchanger -r eth0 Current MAC: 08:00:27:3b:23:a1 (...
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Which version of Debian does Kali Linux Rolling use? Jessie or Wheezy

Which version of Debian does Kali Linux Rolling use? root@TRax:~# uname -a Linux TRax 4.9.0-kali3-amd64 #1 SMP Debian 4.9.13-1kali3 (2017-03-13) x86_64 GNU/Linux root@TRax:~# lsb_release --codename ...
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Fix apt dependencies

I was trying to dist-upgrade my Debian based system. I have a lot of dependencies problem. I tried apt-get install <package-name>. But I get the same dependency problem reverted, like if it was ...
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has no installation candidate with all packages

I have been trying to install many packages, Google Chrome and Monodevelop. But I run into the same problem everytime: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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Live-Usb: udev requires hotplug support not started

I tried to run kali from USB on my laptop, I clicked run from USB. At the kali menu -> Kali live. Then the system started to load things allot of Lines.. Then an Error occurred: "udev requires ...
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Can't install synaptic in kali

Following is the error while installing synaptic *Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be installed. This may mean ...
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Is this error “Only Win32 target is supported” coming from wrong cc1plus?

I am trying to cross compile Hyperion for a 32-bit Windows on a 64-bit Debian linux, but I ran into a few problems in doing so. First of all, in attempt to install a cross compiler, I installed ...
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How to execute 32 bit programs in Kali Linux 2.7 (64 bit) [closed]

I am trying to execute a 32 bit file in Kali. But is says no such file or directory. I tried the following solutions: Then, I checked the installed architectures, and i386 is installed it seems. I ...
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Segfault trying to access Users in Settings

I am having a problematic issue that I can't seem to figure out. I am able to open the settings as root user just fine. When I click on Users, nothing happens. I am running on Linux kali 4.7.0-kali1-...
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Can't boot Debian from USB

I'm having a few problems installing Debian 8. I created a bootable USB using dd if=iso-file.iso of=/dev/sdb, then I changed the BIOS settings to boot from the USB stick, but when I reboot, nothing ...
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Service Start Issue Systemd

I have configured a dradis.service file in /lib/systemd/system, it is called dradis.service. And it is its content: [Unit] Description=Dradis web application [Install] WantedBy=multi-user.target [...
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Triple booting two linux distros and windows 10

Ok, I have looked around and not seen a dupe of this question. I have also looked online and really have not found a sufficient answer. I am finishing an associates degree, and am basically needing ...
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An installation step failed! Kali Linux 2016.2 64 Bit

I'm getting an error while trying to install Kali Linux 2016.2 64 Bit in my VMware machine. An installation step failed. You can try to run the failing item again from the menu, or skip it and choose ...
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Kali Linux wireless card not working

I am new to Linux so please bare with me. I preformed a fresh install of Kali Linux on my laptop,so now the only operating system available is Kali Linux. Here's my problem: My laptop cannot connect ...
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What is The Scope of Kali Linux? [closed]

What is the scope-of-use of Kali Linux and can it be used slightly as a regular Linux repo? It seems by-and-large to be a pen testing tool which is fine because ultimately, that is why I installed it ...
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what(): locale::facet::_S_create_c_locale name not valid

I have a Kali Linux where I cannot install any packages. locale is not working and I cannot install it what can I do? I changed sources.list but it's of no help, I tried sudo dpkg-reconfigure locales ...
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Kali Linux never loads [duplicate]

So I was following https://www.blackmoreops.com/2014/04/08/detailed-guide-installing-kali-linux-on-virtualbox/7/ and everything was working fine until after the installation had completed of kali ...
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Getting Chrome to trust certificate in Kali

So, this is something I have done before (I swear!)... but I am struggling with for whatever reason. I would like to import a certificate (.der) so that Chrome will not warn/block me from accessing ...
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How do I mount this .img file in Debian 7 properly?

I have an unusual .img file that I wish to mount on my Debian 7 system. I tried mount but that does not work: sudo mount -t udf overlay1.img /mnt/vehicle/ -o loop mount: wrong fs type, bad option, ...
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Attempting to compile any kernels, even vanilla ones, yields a certification error (continued from last thread) [duplicate]

(Accidentally lost previous account after crashing my computer without saving keepass information. Continuing thread here). I'm currently attempting to follow this guide in order to install the 4.5....
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Attempting to compile any kernel yields a certification error

I'm currently attempting to follow this guide in order to install the 4.5.7 kernel with Grsecurity on my Kali Linux desktop. I am following that list of instructions verbatim, except for the fact ...
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Login screen display not working

I'm running a Kali Linux 2 system with Intel HD Graphics 5500. It originally came bundled with GNOME 3 however I quickly changed to XFCE due to preferences. However in about 2-3 weeks of usage I ...
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How to connect to wifi from command line?

I'm using latest version of Debian-based Linux Kali. Maybe it is an XY problem, as the main problem is after I log in to the system I get a blank screen and mouse pointer. Somebody on the Internet ...
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Unable to run Virtualbox properly on Kali Linux Rolling because of KERN_DIR error [duplicate]

I added the repo for Virtualbox to my sources.list deb http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian wheezy contrib Afterwards, I installed DKMS and Virtualbox-5.0. When I run virtualbox, this ...
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Kali: Bluetooth adapter is not working [duplicate]

My Bluetooth adapter is not working. I tried to connect to my device using graphical interface, but the button connects not working. So, I had to use command line, but this time I get the error: ...
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Installing VMware. Error : Kernel headers for version 4.3.0-kali1-amd64 were not found

Trying to install VMware Player on Kali Rolling (debian Wheezy). When running VMware Player for first time after installation I get: Error: C header files matching your running kernel were not ...
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Kali Linux 2.0: Can't install build-essential(s)

I recently installed Kali 2.0 minimal on a Virtual Machine. More specifically, 26 GiB Virtual HD, Macbook Air as the host of the VirtualBox. Immediately after installing, I went to install GCC, and ...
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Mouse button stops working intermittently

I have noticed that I'm not the only one with mouse button problems. This problem seems to affect multiple users on many different Linux versions regardless of Desktop versions (at least in Unity &...
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MacBook Pro Parallels (Kali) Linux Limited Screen Resolution

I installed Kali Linux 2.0 in a virtual machine running Parallels on my 15-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display. For some reason the max resolution is 1920x1200. I have Parallels graphics set to '...
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Can the Linux OS be fully learned through the exclusive use of Khali? [closed]

I know the basics of Linux but not the detailed ins & outs of it, can the Linux OS be fully learned through the exclusive use of Khali??