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Posted by:dragorn
Subject:Signal strengh not reported for Wifi clients with Atheros chipset
Date:05:24:50 27/10/2006

> Hi,
>
> I have used many Wifi cards with Atheros chipset and I noticed that the signal strengh was not reported for Wifi clients, the value was always 0, this is the default value I suppose.
>
> So I have look in the source code and found the line witch cause the problem.
>

Kismet handles dbm signal levels just fine.

If I recall, madwifi-ng did something to radiotap headers which makes signal reporting break, but prism2 header mode is fine.

-m


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