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Posted by:dragorn
Subject:Operation not Supported
Date:10:12:23 04/11/2008

> When i run 'sudo kismet' i get this output:
> Launching kismet_server: //usr/bin/kismet_server
> Suid priv-dropping disabled. This may not be secure.
> No specific sources given to be enabled, all will be enabled.
> Non-RFMon VAPs will be destroyed on multi-vap interfaces (ie, madwifi-ng)
> Enabling channel hopping.
> Enabling channel splitting.
> NOTICE: Disabling channel hopping, no enabled sources are able to change channel.
> Source 0 (nowire): Enabling monitor mode for hostap source interface wlan0 channel 6...
> FATAL: Failed to retrieve list of private ioctls 95:Operation not supported
> Done.
> Whats wrong? I've also tried with my card on monitor mode and it's still the same...

Sounds like you've got something else weird in your config, or you aren't using hostap, or you're using a really old version of Kismet.


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