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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0007249Kali LinuxKali Package Improvementpublic2022-03-28 09:39
Reporterxtaran Assigned Toarnaudr  
PrioritynormalSeverityminorReproducibilityhave not tried
Status resolvedResolutionfixed 
Summary0007249: DOTNET_CLI_TELEMETRY_OPTOUT=1 needed in addition to POWERSHELL_TELEMETRY_OPTOUT=1 in /etc/environment

Today's upgrade pulled in or upgraded dotnet-sdk-3.1 which outputs the following messages:

Setting up dotnet-sdk-3.1 (3.1.408-1) ...
This software may collect information about you and your use of the software, and send that to Microsoft.
Please visit for more information.
Welcome to .NET Core!

Learn more about .NET Core:
Use 'dotnet --help' to see available commands or visit:


The .NET Core tools collect usage data in order to help us improve your experience. It is collected by Microsoft and shared with the community. You can opt-out of telemetry by setting the DOTNET_CLI_TELEMETRY_OPTOUT environment variable to '1' or 'true' using your favorite shell.

Read more about .NET Core CLI Tools telemetry:


A command is running to populate your local package cache to improve restore speed and enable offline access. This command takes up to one minute to complete and only runs once.
Setting up powershell-empire (4.0.0+gitsubmodule-0kali1) ...

So please add DOTNET_CLI_TELEMETRY_OPTOUT=1 to /etc/environment via the kali-defaults package

Steps To Reproduce

Install dotnet-sdk-3.1 at version 3.1.408-1 in a terminal.




2021-07-14 08:43

manager   ~0014920

I pushed the change:

This will be available in kali-rolling as soon as a new version of the package kali-defaults is packaged and uploaded (ie. soon).

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2021-07-01 19:28 xtaran New Issue
2021-07-08 23:04 Gamb1t Assigned To => Gamb1t
2021-07-08 23:04 Gamb1t Status new => acknowledged
2021-07-14 08:43 arnaudr Note Added: 0014920
2022-03-25 13:50 g0tmi1k Priority urgent => normal
2022-03-25 13:58 g0tmi1k Severity tweak => minor
2022-03-28 09:39 daniruiz Assigned To Gamb1t => arnaudr
2022-03-28 09:39 daniruiz Status acknowledged => resolved
2022-03-28 09:39 daniruiz Resolution open => fixed