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Posted by:poto
Subject:Power to dBm : how ?
Date:22:13:36 08/03/2009

> > Ok, but what I don't understand is using the same model of Cisco a/b/g PCCard on a windows box using a software called netstumbler for an example, we can get the dBm value.
> > How do you explain that strange fact ? Maybe it is a lack in the madwifi driver in Linux ?
>
> The windows drivers do things different.
>
> Madwifi should be reporting dbm, however.
>
> -m

Ok, and I noticed that iwconfig it displays values in dBm.

Would it be possible that kismet use that value reported by iwconfig or am I missing something ?

Tell me if I'm wrong :)

Cheers !


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