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Kali Linux Cookbook by David De Smet, Willie L. Pritchett

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Installing to a hard disk drive

The installation to a disk drive is one of the most basic operations. The achievement of this task will let us run Kali Linux without the DVD.

Note

Performing the steps covered in this recipe will erase your hard drive, making Kali Linux the primary operating system on your computer.

Getting ready

Before explaining the procedure, the following requirements need to be met:

  • A minimum of 8 GB of free disk space for the Kali Linux install (although, we recommend at least 25 GB to hold additional programs and wordlists generated with this book)
  • A minimum of 512MB of RAM
  • You can download Kali Linux at http://www.kali.org/downloads/

Let's begin with the installation.

How to do it...

  1. Begin by inserting the Kali Linux Live DVD in ...

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