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Posted by:dragorn
Subject:Is channel lock really working?
Date:16:24:28 15/05/2007

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> Hello,
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> I'm kind of new to the use of Kismet so pardon me if my question is just to basic... but seemed the correct place to make it.
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> I start Kismet and it shows me all the avaliable wireless networks on all channels. I choose to lock on a specific channel and I still receive packets from all channels. And I mean ALL channels not only the neighbord channels.
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> I have an Intel Pro/Wireless 3945 card. Is this normal or am I doing something wrong? What's going on?

Channel lock tells kismet to set the card to a channel and stop changing channels.

If the drivers/firmware decide to do something else all on their own because they're still scanning for networks or something, theres nothing that can be done about it.

-m


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