proc files

Mike Holstein mikeh789 at
Thu Dec 19 15:14:41 UTC 2013

On Wed, Dec 18, 2013 at 5:08 PM, Sellami Pentester <sellami.patron at
> wrote:

> I'am using *Xubuntu* ...
> I want to change in *ip_forward* file in */proc/sys/net/ipv4/* directory
> but i cant, it show that I don't have privilege to do that even with
> *sudo* command ... But I need to change in that file to test some attacks
> in my network "I'am a pentester".
> i asked some friends they told me that I can't change in any file in proc
> directory but why !!!! I remember I can do that in *Ubuntu* and in *Kali
> Linux* ...

you should repost this to the appropriate list..

xubuntu *is* ubuntu, and anything that allows or allowed you to edit that
file in ubuntu will work in xubuntu. kali will have its own avenues of
support, likely found at ..cheers!

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