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Kali Linux Wireless Penetration Testing Cookbook by Sean-Philip Oriyano

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Pre-installation checklist

Much like many operating systems which are available, Kali has some unique and specific points that need to be considered in order to make the installation proceed properly. Fortunately, Kali keeps its installation requirements fairly simple, but there are definitely things that could impact your experience and make Kali operate in a less than stellar manner.

To make sure we get the optimal installation and performance, here is an example of a checklist of items to consider:

  • Will you install Kali to the hard drive or will you run it from removable media?
  • How much memory is currently on the system? More memory makes for a better experience and better performing Kali system. On my own personal system, I run with ...

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