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Posted by:ramseyrt
Subject:TP-Link TL-WN722N (Atheros AR9271 Chipset)
Date:16:38:41 10/03/2017

> > Hello,
> >
> > The Kismet software threw and error asking for my USB wireless device's information. I hope this helps.
> >
> > The output below is from a Raspberry Pi 3 running Raspbian Jessie, released 2 March 2017, connected to a TP-Link USB wireless device, P/N: TL-WN722N, for collection with Kismet, version 2016-07-R1.
> >
> > Kismet Error
> >
> > [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.
> Thanks, I presume it worked after that?
> You can ignore that warning; it'll be going away entirely in the next major release.

It works great! However, to get Kismet to play nice with it, I have to perform the following two commands first:

ifconfig wlan1 down
iwconfig wlan1 mode monitor



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