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Posted by:kek
Subject:Kismet will not start: getpwuid() failed error (on Gentoo)
Date:18:06:19 30/04/2006

> Hey Kek,
> Did you run the command as root or as the user kek?


I ran 'kismet' as root, and I did not try the setuid magic described in the kismet doc.

I also tried to set 'suiduser' to 'root' in kismet.conf, but the program detected that and told me it was pointless :)

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