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Posted by:dragorn
Subject:Running kismet over BCM4313 network card
Date:13:21:28 22/08/2011

> Hi everyone,
> Has anyone get this to work?
> I have this NIC:
> skorzen@g62:~$ lspci | grep Network
> 03:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4313 802.11b/g LP-PHY (rev 01)
> My configuration file (wrong I know, but haven't found a working combination):
> skorzen@g62:~$ cat /etc/kismet/kismet.conf | grep source=
> # source=sourcetype,interface,name[,initialchannel]
> source=eth1,mac80211,mynic
> FATAL: Unknown capture source type 'eth1' in source 'eth1,mac80211,mynic'

You're running an ancient version of kismet. Upgrade to something from w/in the last 3 years when that card (and/or drivers) existed and it'll work a lot better.

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