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Posted by:dragorn
Subject:monitor single MAC address
Date:18:11:55 21/11/2006

> I must be stupid or something. I want to monitor traffic to and from a particular wireless client. When I put the following entry in the config file:
> filter_tracker=ANY(<client mac>)
> I get the following error when trying to start kismet:
> FATAL: Filtering type 'ANY' with a standard address will discard all packets. 'ANY' can only be used with inverted matches.
> Is there another way to accomplish what I want to do? Thanks.

Lets see if I remember this properly enough to explain it.

Filtering is "kill this address". So to get a single MAC, you want to kill everything NOT "this address".


hence the alert about only being valid with invert MACs


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