[SATLUG] kismet problems
riugakusei at netscape.net
riugakusei at netscape.net
Wed Dec 19 08:23:13 CST 2007
hi there i am trying to get kismet to work but i am facing some problems: everytime i run kismet i get this:
Launching kismet_server: /usr/bin/kismet_server
Will drop privs to vega (500) gid 500
No specific sources given to be enabled, all will be enabled.
Non-RFMon VAPs will be destroyed on multi-vap interfaces (ie, madwifi-ng)
Enabling channel hopping.
Enabling channel splitting.
Source 0 (AtherosG): Enabling monitor mode for madwifi_g source interface
wifi0 channel 6...
NOTICE:? Created Madwifi-NG RFMON VAP kis0
WARNING: wifi0 appears to be using Madwifi-NG.? Some versions of the
Madwifi-NG drivers have problems in monitor mode, especially if non-monitor
VAPs are active.? If you experience problems, be sure to try the latest
versions of Madwifi-NG and remove other VAPs
Source 0 (AtherosG): Opening madwifi_g source interface kis0...
Spawned channel control process 5323
Dropped privs to vega (500) gid 500
Will attempt to put networkmanager to sleep...
Allowing clients to fetch WEP keys.
Logging networks to /var/log/kismet/Kismet-Dec-19-2007-1.network
Logging networks in CSV format to /var/log/kismet/Kismet-Dec-19-2007-1.csv
Logging networks in XML format to /var/log/kismet/Kismet-Dec-19-2007-1.xml
Logging cryptographically weak packets to
Logging cisco product information to
Logging gps coordinates to /var/log/kismet/Kismet-Dec-19-2007-1.gps
Logging data to /var/log/kismet/Kismet-Dec-19-2007-1.dump
Writing data files to disk every 300 seconds.
Mangling encrypted and fuzzy data packets.
Tracking probe responses and associating probe networks.
WARNING:? Unable to open '/etc/kismet/ap_manuf' for reading (Permission
denied), AP manufacturers and defaults will not be detected.
WARNING:? Unable to open '/etc/kismet/client_manuf' for reading (Permission
denied), client manufacturers will not be detected.
Using network-classifier based data encryption detection
Not tracking duplicate IVs
Putting networkmanager to sleep...
FATAL: Dump file error: Unable to open dump file
/var/log/kismet/Kismet-Dec-19-2007-1.dump (Permission denied)
Sending termination request to channel control child 5323...
Waiting for channel control child 5323 to exit...
WARNING: Sometimes cards don't always come out of monitor mode
???????? cleanly.? If your card is not fully working, you may need to restart or reconfigure it for normal operation.
Trying to wake networkmanager back up...
?now after it stops my wireless stops working can anyone here give me some guidance on how to get kismet to work..
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