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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0005214Kali LinuxGeneral Bugpublic2020-12-01 10:48
ReporterSpyro Assigned Tosbrun  
Status resolvedResolutionfixed 
Product Versionkali-dev 
Summary0005214: Kali Linux rolling root's home directory is empty

The root account's Home directory is empty prior to this report
Not even the Desktop Shortcut on the side bar works

Steps To Reproduce
  1. Download the image from
  2. Install Kali Linux
  3. After install open Home directory of the root account
  4. it's empty




2019-02-06 14:16

manager   ~0010265

Can you check if you have the xdg-user-dirs package installed?
If not please try to install it and reboot.



2019-02-23 01:05

reporter   ~0010357

The problem no longer exists in kali linux
you can close this issue

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2019-01-19 04:52 Spyro New Issue
2019-02-06 14:16 sbrun Assigned To => sbrun
2019-02-06 14:16 sbrun Status new => feedback
2019-02-06 14:16 sbrun Note Added: 0010265
2019-02-23 01:05 Spyro Note Added: 0010357
2019-02-23 01:05 Spyro Status feedback => assigned
2019-02-25 08:29 sbrun Status assigned => resolved
2019-02-25 08:29 sbrun Resolution open => fixed
2020-12-01 10:48 g0tmi1k Priority high => normal