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Posted by:dragorn
Subject:my interfaces get destroyed
Date:15:13:53 22/01/2008

> 1) Kill networkmanager and other cardgrabbing daemons, before using Kismet.
> 2) Destroy the ath0 interface manually before using Kismet. As stated in the documentation, with regards to the madwifi capture sources, if non monitormode VAP's are active while Kismet operates, weird things can and probably will happen.
> 3) Recreate the non-monitor mode VAP manually after exiting Kismet.
> 4) Restart networkmanager and other cardgrabbing daemons.
> 5) Resume standard usage of WiFi card.

Dutch has it.

The way madwifi implemented vaps there is no way to cleanly disable them and restore them.

-m


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