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Posted by:dragorn
Subject:what events cause kismet to update a record and notify its listeners?
Date:01:32:30 18/11/2010

Kismet updates every time something about the tracked element changes.

> Hi, sorry about persisting on this question, but kismet's behavior
> is still unpredictable to me. please let me clarify (and see question below):
> 1) i start kismet, and a listening client (on linux) that connects and listens to Kismet.
> 2) i turn on my iphone and connect to the local Lan. kismet sends a record related to my iphone - great
> 3) i click on a few links in my safari - i expect to get some recs from kismet
> in my listener but nothing...
> 4) i wait a few minutes and click on some other links on my iphone/safari
> still kismet is not sending anything related to my iphone...
> 5) i turn my iphone off, completely, for 1/2 an hour then turn it on, connect, click on links... kismet is not sending anything to my listener...
> all along kismet is sending stuff to my listener but not related to my iphone.
> the only time i get a record related to my iphone is at the initial detection, right after i start kismet.

Then kismet isn't seeing the traffic. If you're channel hopping, you're likely missing it entirely, otherwise you've got some issue with your drivers or your card not seeing the iphone traffic - is it all 11g capable?

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