Monitor Mode on Broadcom
derek at pointerstop.ca
Thu Mar 19 18:52:47 UTC 2009
Dirk Freitag wrote:
> Hey everyone. I was curious if maybe someone could help me with my
> broadcom card. I am trying to enable monitor mode to use with kismet,
> but whenever I try to start kismet I get an error saying that monitor
> mode could not be enabled. Here is my card as in lspci:
> 05:00.0 "Network controller" "Broadcom Corporation" "BCM4312 802.11b/g"
> -r01 "Broadcom Corporation" "Device 04b5"
> I was curious if there was some way I could force it into monitor mode.
iirc, not all cards are actually _capable_ of monitor mode. Whether this
would be one of them, I don't know.
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