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I have problem with kismet and my wireless card. I,ve received this error "Detected wl binary-only broadcom driver for interface eth1. This driver does't provide monitor-mode support. Try to in-kernel ...
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- 01-23-2012 #1
- Join Date
- Jan 2012
kismet bcm4312 wl broadcom error
I,ve received this error
"Detected wl binary-only broadcom driver for interface eth1. This driver does't provide monitor-mode support. Try to in-kernel opensource driver for the broadcom cards"
Just look at these :
lo no wireless extensions.
eth1 IEEE 802.11 Access Point: Not-Associated
Link Quality:4 Signal level:189 Noise level:199
Rx invalid nwid:0 invalid crypt:0 invalid misc:0
mohsen-Latitude-D520:~$ sudo iwconfig eth1 mode monitor[sudo] password for mohsen:
Error for wireless request "Set Mode" (8B06) :
SET failed on device eth1 ; Invalid argument
mohsen-Latitude-D520:~$ sudo lshw -C network
description: Wireless interface
product: BCM4312 802.11a/b/g
vendor: Broadcom Corporation
physical id: 0
bus info: pci AT 0000:0c:00.0
logical name: eth1
width: 32 bits
capabilities: pm msi pciexpress bus_master cap_list ethernet physical wir
mohsen-Latitude-D520:~$ lspci -vnn
0c:00.0 Network controller : Broadcom Corporation BCM4312 802.11a/b/g [14e4:4312] (rev 01)
Subsystem: Dell Wireless 1490 Dual Band WLAN Mini-Card [1028:0007]
Flags: bus master, fast devsel, latency 0, IRQ 17
Memory at efdfc000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=16K]
Capabilities: <access denied>
Kernel driver in use: wl
Kernel modules: wl, ssb
I have also installed b43 fwcutter and did all the step and as above site shows my hardware supports monitor .
I have also installed the
but I have the same problem.
I am kindly asking you to help me solve my problem, If you think this problem is because of my hardware can you suggest a good model for laptop D520 (DELL Latitude).
any help is appreciated
- 06-02-2012 #2
- Join Date
- Apr 2009
- I can be found either 40 miles west of Chicago, or in a galaxy far, far away.
When it comes to Linux support for Broadcom 43x gear, the authority of record is Welcome - Linux Wireless - they have helped me sort our my gear on more than one occasion!Sometimes, real fast is almost as good as real time.
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