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0006168Kali Linux[All Projects] General Bugpublic2020-12-01 10:41
ReporterKalirooter Assigned To 
PriorityimmediateSeveritycrashReproducibilityhave not tried
Status closedResolutionopen 
Product Version2020.1 
Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary0006168: there was an error creating
Description"""Defining a network card

Some of the hardware you have requires files with proprietary firmware to work. The firmware can be downloaded from removable media, such as a USB flash drive or floppy disk.

Missing firmware files: athlok/pre-cal-pci-0000:03:00. О. Бin athlok/cal pci-0000:03:00.0.bin athlok/QCA9377/hwl.o/firmware-6. bin ath10k/QCA9377/hw1.0/firmware-5. athlok/ QCA9377/hw1.0/firmware-4.bin ath10k/QCA9377/hw1.0/firmware-3. bin athlok/QCA9377/hw1.0/firmware-2.bin

If you have such a medium, insert it and continue.

Download missing firmware from removable media?""""

this is the text to exit when installing.
My comp Acer ASPIRE E 15 (E5-576G) intel core 7200U



2020-03-09 15:10

administrator   ~0012391

Those firmware files are part of the package firmware-atheros.

What ISO image are you using for your installation?

Did you try to answer yes and point the installer to the ISO image?


2020-12-01 10:41

administrator   ~0013775

This report has been filed against an old version of Kali. We will be closing this ticket due to inactivity.
Please could you see if you are able to replicate this issue with the latest version of Kali Linux (
If you are still facing the same problem, feel free to re-open the ticket. If you choose to do this, could you provide more information to the issue you are facing, and also give information about your setup?
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Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2020-03-07 07:45 Kalirooter New Issue
2020-03-09 15:10 rhertzog Note Added: 0012391
2020-12-01 10:41 g0tmi1k Note Added: 0013775
2020-12-01 10:41 g0tmi1k Status new => closed