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Posted by:dragorn
Subject:pcap radiotap converter got corrupted Radiotap header length
Date:16:01:27 28/06/2012

> Well Thank you for the reply ,
> right now i will prefer sticking to this kernel only as kismet is working fine but still on the drone side this error keeps coming after some idle time . Can you explain me its meaning -"pcap radiotap converter got corrupted Radiotap header length"
>

The radiotap per packet header is invalid. It has a length field, and this field indicates the header ends somewhere not inside the packet.

either it's a kernel bug sending bunk packets to userspace, or it's a kismet bug (i have fixed some problems with the radiotap parser in SVN though I don't recall this being one of them) causing it to not be read correctly.

-m


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