Exactly. And http://docs.kali.org/general-use/kal...t-repositories shows that deb-src is in the sources.list file by default. It specifically uses
Originally Posted by _defalt
which tells me it IS an official Kali Linux repository. They wouldn't put a repository in the sources.list if it was going to bork the system every time. And you build a binary directly from source. So why would building from source break my laptop when the binaries build from said source work just fine?
deb http://http.kali.org/kali kali-rolling main contrib non-free
# For source package access, uncomment the following line
# deb-src http://http.kali.org/kali kali-rolling main contrib non-free
By the way, thanks for taking your time to help me out. I just don't understand why the deb packages work but the same deb-src packages don't.