[maemo-developers] [maemo-developers] Kismet now usable

From: Michael Wiktowy michael.wiktowy at gmail.com
Date: Thu Aug 31 20:51:45 EEST 2006
On 8/30/06, Andrew Barr <andrew.james.barr at gmail.com> wrote:
> I don't know how many of you frequent the Internet Tablet Talk forums (I
> don't--I was looking for Maemo Mapper info) but someone posted there[1]
> that the Kismet web site says that they now have code to validate frames
> reported by the WLAN driver--so theoretically goodbye to the ghost
> network issue.

I can confirm that it works quite well. No more zillions of bogus APs.

There still remains some problems with scanning stopping after a while and
lots of detected APs detected while wardriving but it is a quantum-leap in
usefulness above previous versions. Also, signal powers don't seem to be
read either.

It works really well right not for a quick site scan to identify conflicting
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