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whonix set-up difficulties


#1

hello guys. I have just downloaded whonix for the first time and i am having a hard time starting it.i have done all the required steps to install whonix and virtualbox but when i start whonix gateway and whonix workshop in the virtualbox.the program runs until it promps me to enter host login: and i dont know why to type in. i tried different things like user which is the default username but it is not working.I hope you guys can help me out with this issue.

Thank you very much


#2

Whonix default username: user
Whonix default password: changeme


#3

Sounds like you downloaded Whonix with CLI, i.e. with command line interface only, without a graphical desktop environment.

In case you are a linux beginner, you probably want Whonix with XFCE:

You probably do not want Whonix with CLI: