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Posted by:cosminh
Subject:kismet drone on wrt54gl
Date:20:12:53 10/08/2011

> I'm using Openwrt backfire compiled from svn with kismet drone (2011-03-R2) on a linksys wrt54gl rev 1.1. However I am not able to start the drone. I've split wireless from lan accordingly with
> and I'm using scsource=wlan0:hop=false,channel=11
> The error I get is that my network card doesn't have mac80211 support.
> If i use forcevap=false or forcevap=true I get another error saying that it can't create the vap(forcevap=true) or the process simply dies(forcevap=false).
> Any help would be greatly appreciated!

I searched through system messages and I found this:

lowmem_reserve[]: 0 0
Normal: 315*4kB 177*8kB 0*16kB 0*32kB 0*64kB 1*128kB 0*256kB 0*512kB 0*1024kB 0* 2048kB 0*4096kB = 2804kB
27 total pagecache pages
0 pages in swap cache
Swap cache stats: add 0, delete 0, find 0/0
Free swap = 0kB
Total swap = 0kB
4096 pages RAM
719 pages reserved
32 pages shared
2557 pages non-shared
Out of memory: kill process 1372 (ash) score 40 or a child
Killed process 1399 (kismet_drone)

It seems the system remains out of memory. does anyone have any idea how to solve this?

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