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Posted by:Steven
Subject:Kismet can not run very long!!
Date:06:41:47 22/03/2011

> > I successfully installed the Kismet and could run it. But the problem is I can run it for a long time, says after couples of minutes it could not receive any packets ....
> > Actually, I need my laptop to run Kismet for a long time, like 1 hour, to collect data while walking around.
> >
> You don't really provide any information about what the problem is. If there is a run-time error kismet should report it, it should also show warnings, so long as you're running a modern version, about conflicting programs.
> Make sure you're running the latest, 2011-01. This means MAKING SURE you're running 2011-01, NOT whatever your distro thinks the latest version is - a lot of them don't update very often.

I do have the 2011-01-R1 and I do kill the wpa_supplicant. But it will still stop capturing packets just after couples of minutes or even seconds.

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