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Posted by:Dutch
Subject:I can't get kismet to run
Date:17:29:48 10/01/2008

> Hello.
> I need some help.
> I'm trying to use kismet on Mandriva 2008 with my Atheros.
> After trying different madwifi and aircrack patches I've found that madwifi- can be patched for reinjection on my system(all installation messages were OK).
> ...
> I've tried to remove kis1 device and creating a new one with
> modprobe ath_pci autocreate=monitor
> but the new one is automatically called kis1. I guess madwifi doesn't like that name.

Before running kismet, stop networkmanager and any other monopolistic cardgrabbing programs that your distro of choice starts up automagically.


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