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Posted by:dragorn
Subject:GPS data inside PPI header
Date:19:02:07 20/07/2010

> > > > Hi dragorn,
> > > >
> > > > I know you are working on to provide GPS coordinates inside PPI headers.
> > > > Is this possible in the latest Kismet release? I don't see any new field when I open the pcap file with Wireshark.
> > >
> > > Not until we have a standard for it.
> >
> > Er... what? I've been recording the data in PPI format as to have the GPS data and I was starting to try to extract the information when I noticed this...
> >
> > What data is saved in PPI format besides the usual packet dump?
> Forget it, I thought Wireshark couldn't handle PPI, my bad, sorry for the noise.

We had a brief "standard" for GPS in PPI, then it got removed due to a commercial conflict, then it got OKayed but I haven't spent the time to hunt ppl down, confirm, and re-add support.

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