iwspy with 0.1.3 doesn't work?
jt at bougret.hpl.hp.com
Fri Mar 12 12:11:25 EST 2004
On Fri, Mar 12, 2004 at 02:39:04PM +1030, Ryan Verner wrote:
> On 12/03/2004, at 1:28 PM, Ryan Verner wrote:
> > Quality:225/92 Signal level:-38 dBm Noise
> >level:-39 dBm
> >Any idea what causes the "Quality:225/92"? I'm guessing an
> >incompatible version of wireless-tools reading information
> >incorrectly, but I'm using the latest Debian Sid package
> >(v26+v27-pre10, AFAIK).
> >Would compiling the latest v26+v27-pre16 help anything, or is rolling
> >back to an earlier version recommended (I'm using HostAP 0.1.3); or am
> >I on the wrong track completely?
> I'm also noticing things like the following (every time I run kismet,
> but also randomly when the wireless link is being utilized):
> wlan0 (WE) : Buffer for request SIOCGIWPRIV too small (16<82)
> wlan0 (WE) : Buffer for request SIOCGIWPRIV too small (32<82)
> wlan0 (WE) : Buffer for request SIOCGIWPRIV too small (64<82)
> I've certainly seen this before, but it's because I'd be running using
> an old version of wireless-tools (upgrading fixes the problem). I just
> packaged and installed v26-v27-pre16, and I'm still getting this.
> Ack, any clues?
This precise one is normal. I should kill this warning.
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