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Posted by:n0ne
Subject:gpsd works, kismet doesn't record gps location data though?
Date:09:13:15 11/08/2013

> > Hi,
> >
> > Working on Raspberry Pi with Wheezy installed.
> >
> > Have been trying for the past 48hrs to get kismet to work with gps logging and finally admitting defeat and asking for help!
> >
> > Hardware
> > Raspberry Pi (512mb model)
> > Alfa AWUS036H (With additional power through a USB 'Y' splitter)
> > GPS is model Globalsat BU-353 via USB
> You don't say what kismet you're running - if you're not running a 2013 variant, chances are it won't talk to a modern gpsd very well; gpsd has changed format a few times.
> I suspect the wheezy port on raspi is bringing a much older version with it - for a long time deb/ubuntu have been shipping a 2008 version.


You were right, it was an old 2008 version - after many (many) attempts, I now have kismet + gpsd running. I don't think its the latest version of kismet but it will do for now until i'm more experianced.

Many thanks for your help

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