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Installing Kali Linux Tools in Ubuntu or Linux Mint

Kali linux is a debian based and its not easy to configure it on a typical PC. If the machine is UEFI based, then Kali is tough to customize.

So what is the alternative....? Here is the answer: Katoolin

Its the name of the package system for installing the entire kali linux tools (Penetration Testing) in Ubuntu or Debian based system.

Here I am trying to install inside my Linux Mint

OS Used: Linux Mint 18.2 Sonya
Prequisites: Python 2.7
Always perform these steps after the installation of ubuntu or Linux Mint

$] sudo apt update
$] sudo apt install build-essential autoconf automake libxmu-dev
$] sudo apt install git
$] git clone
$] sudo cp katoolin/ /usr/bin/katoolin
$] sudo katoolin

This will give various options as shown below
 In the above pic. Select 2 to View categories and you will get the screen as shown in the next image.
Select "0" to install all the applications.

This will install 1.3G to download and 3.5 GB space will be…

Installing Network Simulator 2 (ns-2.35) in Ubuntu 13.10 (64 bit)

This post will tell the installation steps for NS2 under Ubuntu 13.10.
Step 1:  Download NS2 package (ns-allinone-2.35)
Step 2:  Copy the file to /home/pradeep folder (you can use your corresponding home path).
Step 3:  Open the terminal and execute the commands one by one

Prompt:- sudo apt-get install build-essential autoconf automake libxmu-dev  (all these packages may not be needed, but install all the above for a safer installation of ns2)Prompt:- tar zxvf ns-allinone-2.35.tar.gzPrompt:- cd ns-allinone-2.35Open the file (~ns-2.35/linkstate/ls.h)  using gedit or vi or vim and in line number 137 and change the following line
void eraseAll() { erase(baseMap::begin(), baseMap::end()); }
void eraseAll() { this->erase(baseMap::begin(), baseMap::end()); }Prompt:- ./install 
Once the installation is completed you may see the screen like the image given below. Copy the PATH and LD_LIBRARY_PATH information in to your variable, you may use the /home/pradeep/.bashrc file and copy and pas…

Tracegraph installation in Ubuntu 13.10 (64 bit)

Installing Tracegraph in Linux is always a challenge and that too in a 64 BIT operating System. This post will help the readers in installing the tracegraph comfortably in Ubuntu 13.10 (64 bit OS).

You may refer the older post too:

Ubuntu 13.10 is revamped with great features and also there are some limitations while installing 32 bit softwares in 64 bit OS.

So here are the steps in Installing Tracegraph in Ubuntu 13.10

Download the Tracegraph.tar.gz file and copy it to the /home/username folderEnter the following commands one by one Untar it by entering the command, "tar xvzf tracegraph.tar.gz"cd tracegraph202./trgraph  (if this command gives you ./trgraph command not found, the follow the next step)sudo apt-get install  lib32z1 lib32ncurses5 lib32bz2-1.0 libxi6 libxtst6 libxrender1 libxtst6:i386 libXp6:i386 libXt6:i386The above command will fetch various libraries from the internet sources and downloaded …