How to Upgrade Kali Linux 2.0

How you can Upgrade your Kali Linux 1.x to Kali Linux 2.0 New Version?

How to Upgrade Kali Linux?

Yes, it is Possible you can Upgrade Anytime!

For Upgrading All you have to edit your Sources file from Kali Linux 1.x follow my lead!

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Open up your Terminal.

Type: leafpad /etc/apt/sources.list (  Type this Command with sudo if you are doing from root* )

After leafpad editor will open up a sources.list file you need to put this line anywhere!

deb kali-rolling main non-free contrib
deb-src kali-rolling main non-free contrib

Put these two links in your Sources.list file and save and close.

After that you have to type in Terminal: apt-get update

Then it will start updating your packages from Kali Linux Sana.

Wait for it to complete if it ask you for YES/NO Option keep doing Yes. Because it will ask your permission for updating files.

After the update command you have to upgrade.

Now, Type in Terminal : apt-get upgrade command and it will start upgrading these files which you updated from kali linux sana respositories.

And then, upgrade complete you have to do this!

Type: apt-get dist-upgrade


Type: reboot

And after reboot you’ll be upgraded to Kali Linux 2.0 from Kali Linux 1.x ūüėÄ If this all Fail then try from these Commands!

Copy and Paste Below Lines and Paste in your Terminal!

cat << EOF > /etc/apt/sources.list
deb sana main non-free contrib
deb sana/updates main contrib non-free
apt-get update
apt-get dist-upgrade

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