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Pros of Kali Linux
Pros of Void Linux
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    Has many penetration testing tools
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    Penetration testing tools are pre-installed
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    Runs on both x86 and ARM platforms
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    Its just debian so it has better support
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    Wayland friendly
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    Musl supporting

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Cons of Kali Linux
Cons of Void Linux
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    Outdated versions of common packages
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    Root GUI setup is a potential security hole
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    Packages are too large in size as compare to alpine
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    Wireless driver issues on some systems
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    What is Kali Linux?

    It is a Debian-based Linux distribution aimed at advanced Penetration Testing and Security Auditing. It contains several hundred tools which are geared towards various information security tasks, such as Penetration Testing, Security research, Computer Forensics and Reverse Engineering.

    What is Void Linux?

    It is a general purpose operating system, based on the monolithic Linux® kernel. Its package system allows you to quickly install, update and remove software; software is provided in binary packages or can be built directly from sources with the help of the XBPS source packages collection.

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