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Posted by:dragorn
Subject:Non-US 802.11a Channels not working
Date:18:42:31 06/11/2007

> > Kismet doesn't have any concept of channel region, so it's never going to filter them out based on region. I'd say your card doesn't properly go to them or returns some other error state when tuning to them.
> >
> > -m
> Yepp, seemed to be a driver problem. By chosing a different country code (with same regulations and channels) everything works fine. Maybe a bug in madwifi with this code...

Cool, can't hurt to report it to them. Kismet will allow several channel set failures in a row before it blows up since some drivers hiccup now and then, so you're probably getting a channel fail just infrequently enough to cause it to not shut down.


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