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Posted by:dragorn
Subject:Passthrough to RJ45
Date:20:05:46 13/06/2007

> I am using the current stable release so I will try to use named pipe.
> I have enabled FIFO in the config file but now when I start Kismet I get
> FATAL: Could not connect to localhost:2501
> If I comment out the FIFO line, Kismet starts up as normal. Is there something else I need to do to get the named pipe working?

Yes, read the docs. Fifo prevents the server from starting until something is attached to the pipe.

Fifo pipes alone will NOT do what you want, you must write code to connect, read the frames, translate them to 802.3, and write them to an ethernet interface.


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