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Old 11-03-2019, 08:35 AM   #16
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I have gone through the sticky. So which OS should I choose? Will Linux Mint fulfill my purpose of learning cyber security or should I go for any other linux distro?
Like you were told numerous times, you can pretty much pick ANY distro; you were even told that Mint would be a good choice, and were even given a link that specifically walks you through getting that specific wifi card working. You can also load Fedora, openSUSE, or Ubuntu...all free, all will work just fine.

AGAIN: read about Kali. It is not magic; it is a Linux distro that has a bunch of things done to it to make it easy for security experts to use right out of the box. ANY Linux distro can do the exact same things, and be set up the same way. If you want to learn 'cyber security', do you not think it might be a good idea to know the BASICS of the systems first? How to configure things? How to look up messages? Check logs?? Things that an actual security consultant would do??
 
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Old 11-03-2019, 05:43 PM   #17
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And most probably the problem is not Kali Linux specific. Last time when I booted Linux mint I faced the same problem. And after searching for hours I got to know my WiFi adapter Realtek RTL8821CE does not have WiFi drivers for Linux mint. I thought it to be a problem with Linux mint or Ubuntu derivatives. But now I am facing the same problem with kali Linux. Pls help.
And thanks for replying.
This is a very useful piece of information! I'm sure, you saved a lot of time for new Kali users. Thanks!
 
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