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Posted by:UncleRaymondo
Subject:Error on Kismet Shutdown - Unknown Driver?
Date:05:52:43 29/10/2013

> > Hi Guys,
> >
> > Get the following error on shutting down Kismet...
> >
> > [SERVER] ERROR: Didn't understand driver 'ath9k_htc' for interface 'wlan1', but it looks
> > [SERVER] like a mac80211 device so Kismet will use the generic options for it.
> > [SERVER] Please post on the Kismet forum or stop by the IRC channel and report
> > [SERVER] what driver it was.
> > Any idea on how to fix this?
> Nothing to fix - it figured it out since it responded to generic commands. I believe this report has been removed from later versions / dev code.
> You'll need to manually reconfigure your network back to whatever state you consider sane.

Thanks Dragorn...

I don't know what the generic options are meant to do but running the monitoring interface seems to stay active once Kismet is killed. Running airmon-ng stop <monitoring interface> stops the monitoring process but also kills the adapter... unplug and replug seems to re-enable it


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