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Posted by:wily
Subject:Failed to set up UI server: TcpServer bind() failed: Address already in use
Date:08:20:45 22/10/2006

I've edited kismet.conf but running sudo kismet error log is:

Server options: none
Client options: none
Starting server...
Waiting for server to start before starting UI...
Will drop privs to wily (1000) gid 1000
No specific sources given to be enabled, all will be enabled.
Enabling channel hopping.
Enabling channel splitting.
Source 0 (ipw3945): Enabling monitor mode for ipw3945 source interface eth1 channel 6...
Source 0 (ipw3945): Opening ipw3945 source interface eth1...
Spawned channelc control process 6110
Dropped privs to wily (1000) gid 1000
Allowing clients to fetch WEP keys.
Logging networks to Kismet-Oct-22-2006-5.network
Logging networks in CSV format to Kismet-Oct-22-2006-5.csv
Logging networks in XML format to Kismet-Oct-22-2006-5.xml
Logging cryptographically weak packets to Kismet-Oct-22-2006-5.weak
Logging cisco product information to Kismet-Oct-22-2006-5.cisco
Logging gps coordinates to Kismet-Oct-22-2006-5.gps
Logging data to Kismet-Oct-22-2006-5.dump
Writing data files to disk every 300 seconds.
Mangling encrypted and fuzzy data packets.
Tracking probe responses and associating probe networks.
Reading AP manufacturer data and defaults from /usr/local/etc/ap_manuf
Reading client manufacturer data and defaults from /usr/local/etc/client_manuf
Using network-classifier based data encryption detection
Dump file format: wiretap (local code) dump
Crypt file format: airsnort (weak packet) dump
Kismet 2006.04.R1 (Kismet)
Logging data networks CSV XML weak cisco gps
GPSD unknown host 'localhost'
Listening on port 2501.
Allowing connections from 127.0.0.1/255.255.255.255
Failed to set up UI server: TcpServer bind() failed: Address already in use
Didn't detect any networks, unlinking network list.
Didn't detect any networks, unlinking CSV network list.
Didn't detect any networks, unlinking XML network list.
Didn't detect any Cisco Discovery Packets, unlinking cisco dump
Didn't capture any packets, unlinking dump file
Didn't see any weak encryption packets, unlinking weak file
Sending termination request to channel control child 6110...
Waiting for channel control child 6110 to exit...
WARNING: Sometimes cards don't always come out of monitor mode
cleanly. If your card is not fully working, you may need to
restart or reconfigure it for normal operation.
Kismet exiting.

This is netstat -ltlap:
tcp 0 0 wily-kubuntu:2501 *:* LISTEN 5155/kismet_server

This is ps -ax |grep kismet_server:
5155 pts/1 S 0:00 /usr/local/bin/kismet_server --silent
5157 pts/1 S 0:00 /usr/local/bin/kismet_server --silent
6136 pts/1 D+ 0:00 grep kismet_server


Please help me thanx.


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