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Posted by:dafuser
Subject:AmbiCom WL54-CF
Date:18:24:44 07/01/2009

> > I have OpenBSD 4.4 running on a Zaurus SL-C3200. I am using a AmbiCom WL54-CF wirelesscard and it works fine with OpenBSD. I have installed malo-firmware-1.4 Firmware binary images for malo driver.
> >
> >
> > When I try to run Kismet (kismet-200805R1), I get a fatal error saying there is no support for radiotap data link. The Kismet docs say:
> >
> > OpenBSD 3.7 and newer includes a software 802.11 stack and the Radiotap
> > packet header format. Any cards that use the 802.11 stack and support
> > monitor mode should work with Kismet via the radiotap_bsd_x capture
> > sources
> > I have enabled source=radiotap_bsd_b, malo0, radiotap_bsd_b in my kismet.conf
> >
> > Has anyone had any luck using the AmbiCom WL54-CF card with Kismet?
> I've never encountered one of them.
> That it doesn't support the radiotap DLT is not a good sign.
> Try tcpdump -L on it and see what DLTs it exports.
> -m

When I ran tcpdump, this is what it returned:

tcpdump -i malo0 -L

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