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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0003380Kali LinuxKali Package Improvementpublic2020-12-01 10:48
ReporterCletisNPT Assigned Torhertzog  
Status resolvedResolutionfixed 
Product Version2016.1 
Summary0003380: Black screen after dist-upgrade

After install and initial dist-upgrade in vmware workstation Kali does not boot. I have had the same effects on 4 fresh installs and the vmware image built by Kali.

Steps To Reproduce

Create a new vm in workstation.
Follow the post install instructions provided by Kali.

Attached Files
kali.JPG (16,543 bytes)   
kali.JPG (16,543 bytes)   




2016-06-28 06:35

administrator   ~0005426

Please enable 3D in your VMWare virtual machine. It is a known issue with 2D-only support in the vmware graphical driver.



2016-07-11 10:00

administrator   ~0005508

This has been fixed with the last kernel update in Kali.

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2016-06-28 02:08 CletisNPT New Issue
2016-06-28 02:08 CletisNPT File Added: kali.JPG
2016-06-28 06:35 rhertzog Note Added: 0005426
2016-07-11 10:00 rhertzog Note Added: 0005508
2016-07-11 10:00 rhertzog Status new => resolved
2016-07-11 10:00 rhertzog Resolution open => fixed
2016-07-11 10:00 rhertzog Assigned To => rhertzog
2020-12-01 10:48 g0tmi1k Priority urgent => normal