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Old 07-14-2014, 12:47 PM   #1
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graphics startup issue for kali linux on raspberry pi


I am trying to run a graphical desktop on kali linux on my raspberry pi, but when I enter the startx command, the screen goes blank. is this an isue where the grapical desktop takes awhile to start, or is this an actual issue?
 
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You'll have to check the logs to see what is happening. Can you provide the related output?

FYI: Kali is a pentesting suite, and the pi isn't built to handle the kind of networking you'll be doing with Kali. You would truly be better off with a nice laptop IMO.
 
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how would I be able to access the logs?
 
  


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