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Posted by:dragorn
Subject:I can't get kismet to run
Date:18:03:22 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.

And consider disabling the udev autonaming preserve crap, which causes all sorts of issues with dev names.


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