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Posted by:ast
Subject:Special secret Kismet SSID
Date:15:19:07 21/12/2007

> > Firstly, I love the work you guys do and think its the best thing since sliced bread.
> >
> > I remember reading a presentation the Kismet team did some time ago and it mentioned that an unmodified Kismet would over look one particular SSID. But I can't find the presentation or any mention of it since. I've tried reading the source code for clues, but frankly not being a programmer means I'm just reading Greek. I now have my own WLAN to setup and want to use the special secret Kismet's own SSID, so what was it?
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> No, it wouldn't.
>
> (And I never did such a presentation that I can remember).
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> There (may have been) a bug which didn't handle some characters in a SSID, but I never got report working, I seem to recall the person reporting it was using a proxy inbetween which was rewriting the protocol and once you do that, all bets are off.
>
> -m

Many thanks for the reply and a very Happy Christmas.

To be honest its not impossible I dreamnt the whole thing, so I'll just pick an SSID something like "tinyWLANnothingtoseehere".

Thanks again.


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