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Posted by:dragorn
Subject:What means: "Failed to set up UI server: TcpServer bind() failed: Cannot assign requested address " ?
Date:14:00:24 17/09/2007

> Hi,
> kismet is always exiting right after I started it. It even closes my wlan-connection to the internet sometimes when it exists.
>
> cat /etc/network/interfaces
> #auto lo
> #iface lo inet loopback
>

> Failed to set up UI server: TcpServer bind() failed: Cannot assign requested address

Fix your loopback (since it appears to be set to not automatically come up).

All systems should have a loopback device running and configured. They're broken if they don't.

-m


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