If you are a begineer in Kali Linux , You may have encountered several problems while your installation with kali like no sound , graphics issue and all.The best solutions are listed here.
So this post might help you solve the problems .
How to Solve VMWare gcc error
How to Solve Bluetooth Problem in Kali Linux
This video explains the process to fix bluetooth in kali linux
How to Solve No Sound or Mute Problem in Kali Linux
First Time When You Install Kali Linux , You might encounter this problem . Your Sound and audio is muted.
Just Type the following command in your terminal .
systemctl --user enable pulseaudio && systemctl --user start pulseaudio
How To Solve Grub Rescue Screen in Kali Linux**
Find out which devices are available by typing
Set to the correct value :
set prefix=(hd0,1)/grub set root=(hd0,1) insmod normal normal
The above commands will get you out of the rescue mode to the normal terminal mode. After the above commands you can go ahead and start the rest of the settings.
insmod linux linux /vmlinuz root=/dev/sdXY ro
If the above command doesnt work try this :
linux /boot/vmlinuz-3.2.0-14-generic root=/dev/sda1 ro boot
Additionally dont forget to update your grub
Update the GRUB config file.:
Reinstallation of Grub on the device:
sudo grub-install /dev/sdX
hope it helps
How To Install .deb file in Kali Linux
When you use
apt to install a package, internally it uses
dpkg. When you install a package using apt, it first creates a list of all the dependencies and downloads it from the repository.
Once the download is finished it calls
dpkg to install all those files, satisfying all the dependencies.
So if you have a
- You can install it using
sudo dpkg -i /path/to/deb/filefollowed by
sudo apt-get install -f.
- You can install it using
apt-get install package_name. But first move your deb file to
/var/cache/apt/archives/directory. After executing this command, it will automatically download its dependencies.
gdebiand open your .deb file using it (Right-click -> Open with). It will install your .deb package with all its dependencies.
(Note: APT maintains the package index which is a database of available packages available in repo defined in
/etc/apt/sources.listfile and in the
/etc/apt/sources.list.ddirectory. All these methods will fail to satisfy the software dependency if the dependencies required by the deb is not present in the package index.)
How to Solve Unable to Update Packages (apt-get) install Problems
Recently i figured out that i was unable to install any package using my terminal with the command sudo apt-get install , every time i do so , it shows up a error message saying
Reading package lists… Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information… Done
E: Unable to locate package npm
This was really very important to solve. Follow this steps to solve yours too
Then Go Down To Check The Active Repository
It Should look something like this
The Kali Rolling Repository
kali-rolling is our current active repository since the release of Kali 2016.1. Kali Rolling users are expected to have the following entries in their sources.list:
Copy the repository links
Now open a new terminal , and type
This will open a text file sources.list in leafpad
replace the contents of that file , with the ones you copied
Save the file and close it.
sudo apt-get update
This will update the package lists , will take some time. All done.
You can now use the apt-get install command for latest packages.
How to Solve Node NPM Registry Problems When You Are Behing a Corporate Proxy o in College SSL
Open a Terminal ,
$ sudo npm config set registry http://registry.npmjs.org