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Posted by:dragorn
Subject:Fedora 8 FATAL: socket: Permission denied
Date:06:47:57 22/05/2008

> Hi
>
> I have successully installed kismet on Fedora 8 but when started as su
> got the folowing message Fedora 8 FATAL: socket: Permission denied and the worst of all is that my connection disappears, I have to start the linux machine again to refind it. Trying iwconfig didnt help!
> I appreciate any help!
> Dimitris

Sounds like you've got some sort of ACL system like SELinux running, you'll have to figure out how to configure it to allow kismet to work.

-m


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