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Posted by:dragorn
Subject:monitor mode [macbook pro]
Date:19:19:44 12/07/2010

> Hi!
> I tried for two hours to set up the "monitor mode" to my macbook pro 6,2. I've tried a lot of tips found in the net and i tried to build a simple tool with pcap library, but nothing, it doesn't work.
> Those are my airport's info:
> - IO80211: 3.1.1 (311.1)
> - AirPort Extreme (0x14E4, 0x93)
> - Broadcom BCM43xx 1.0 (
> I found only old topics so i hope that something is changed .. can anybody help me? What i have to do to set up the "monitor mode"? It is possible?

The published API randomly works (and randomly doesn't work) on Snow Leopard and above. Kismet uses it - if it works or not is a crapshoot.


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