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An Exton remaster of Kali Linux with Refracta Snapshot so you can create your own Kali system Build 201125

Posted Today at 04:43 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

Ive made a remix of Kali Linux 2020.4 Live.

ABOUT the Kali Linux Distribution
Kali Linux is an open source project that is maintained and funded by Offensive Security, a provider of world-class information security training and penetration testing services. In addition to Kali Linux, Offensive Security also maintains the Exploit Database and the free online course, Metasploit Unleashed.

MY SMALL CHANGES of the original Kali Live ISO 2020.4
1. I have replaced...
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PuppEX Focal64 (Puppy Linux) compatible with Ubuntu 20.04 LTS :: Build 201121/201119

Posted 11-19-2020 at 04:05 PM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated Today at 11:11 AM by exton (MORE INFO)

NEWS 201126 ABOUT PuppEX Build 201121 and Nvidia
Today I’ve discovered that Nvidia’s Proprietary Graphics Driver can be installed in PuppEX Build 201121 after all! Not version 450.80.02, but version 455.45.01. Watch this screenshot. Read this Article about the Open-Source NVIDIA/Nouveau vs NVIDIA Proprietary Driver. Read about how to install the driver...

ABOUT PuppEX Focal64 Build 201121
A new PuppEX Focal64 version with kernel 5.9.9 (latest) is ready today. Unfortunately...
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Learning "Linux", new to "Linux" how to learn etc etc

Posted 11-17-2020 at 08:15 AM by zeebra
Updated 11-17-2020 at 08:56 AM by zeebra

So, I see this question popping up quite often, and it is a fair question. If someone is migrating from say Windows or Mac over to a "GNU/Linux" system, how do you go about learning it? Because, let's realize it, it is not the same as Windows or OSX or those systems.

I think the first and best thing to start learning "Linux" is to 1) start learning "what Linux is", or more correctly what GNU/Linux is. Most likely the system you are on is not Linux, but...
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Adventures In Boot

Posted 11-16-2020 at 09:06 AM by zaivala

This is an excerpt of my presentation in mintCast 333.5. I thought I had done this already; we're up to Episode 346 now. It does not cover ALL the bases but it should give someone a head start.

This report is not meant to be a Deep Dive so much as an I Want It Fixed NOW, How Do I Do It? We may be hearing from my other team members as I go along for more tips.

Cleaning up EFI

After many installations of different distros on my computer, I discovered...
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Posted 11-15-2020 at 11:09 AM by zaivala
Updated 11-15-2020 at 10:26 PM by zaivala

I have not had an entirely stable life of late, with two jobs each not giving me sufficient hours and the uncertainty which goes with that. I did get Distrohoppers' Digest out last week (with Tony Hughes and Dale Miracle), but I think I need to forego mintCast today.

I've had some interesting finds on my multiboot System76 Kudu 3. I currently have 7 distros on it, on a 1 Tb SSD. Manjaro boots only when Manjaro owns GRUB, but otherwise boots to a black screen, no cursor, no way to...
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