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Posted by:mojado
Subject:kismet.conf & RTL8187 Problems!
Date:01:08:20 26/06/2007

> > Hi people...I try to configure properly kismet.conf and kismet_drone.conf but when I execute kismet give me these error.
> > Source 0 ( rt8180): Enabling monitor mode for rt8180 source interface wlan0 channel 6...
> > FATAL: GetIFFlags: interface wlan0: No such device
> Enter the proper device.
> > source=rt8180, wlan0, rt8180
> Looks like you're throwing spaces where they don't belong. Don't do that.
> -m

Many thanxs dragorn. The source is correcto right now....but show appear this eror when I execute kismet.

[jack@GNU ~]$ sudo kismet
Server options: none
Client options: none
Starting server...
Waiting for server to start before starting UI...
Will drop privs to jack (1000) gid 100
No specific sources given to be enabled, all will be enabled.
Enabling channel hopping.
Enabling channel splitting.
Source 0 (rt8180): Enabling monitor mode for rt8180 source interface wlan0 channel 6...
Starting UI...
FATAL: Could not connect to localhost:2501.
Kismet exited.

Then continue .....

[jack@GNU ~]$ Source 0 (rt8180): Opening rt8180 source interface wlan0...
Spawned channelc control process 5527
Dropped privs to jack (1000) gid 100
Allowing clients to fetch WEP keys.
Logging networks to
Logging networks in CSV format to Kismet-May-24-2007-4.csv
Logging networks in XML format to Kismet-May-24-2007-4.xml
Logging cryptographically weak packets to Kismet-May-24-2007-4.weak
Logging cisco product information to
Logging gps coordinates to Kismet-May-24-2007-4.gps
Logging data to Kismet-May-24-2007-4.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 /etc/ap_manuf
Reading client manufacturer data and defaults from /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 2007.01.R1 (Kismet)
Logging data networks CSV XML weak cisco gps
GPSD cannot connect: Connection refused
Listening on port 2501.
Allowing connections from
Registering builtin client/server protocols...
Registering requested alerts...
Registering builtin timer events...
Gathering packets...
Saving data files.
Saving data files.
Saving data files.
Saving data files.
Saving data files.

Is right? Is everything OK? Why NOT show the classic screenshot of Kismet?? About like this...

AGAIN, many thanxs dragorn. Greetings.:)

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