The madwifi-20030802 does not have monitor mode. Get the code from the =
instead. The instructions are as follows:
1. cvs -d :pserver:anonymous@...:/cvsroot/madwifi login
When it prompts for the password hit return. If the above command =
does not succeed
after several retries, try sometime later since the server could be =
2. cvs -d :pserver:anonymous@...:/cvsroot/madwifi co =
This creates a directory madwifi. cd to that directory and do a 'make' =
'make install'. Load this driver and then do monitoring as follows:
ifconfig ath0 up
iwpriv ath0 mode ?
-->In place of '?' type 1 for .a , 2 for .b and 3 for .g . I have tried =
.a and .g and it works.
iwconfig ath0 mode Monitor
If you want to monitor a different channel do
iwconfig ath0 channel X
X is 36,40,...,64 for .a and 1 thru 11 for .b/.g
Then run ethereal (with the prism header patch) or tcpdump to monitor =
From: Rene Kupczak [mailto:kupczak@...]
Sent: Tuesday, August 26, 2003 8:15 PM
Subject: [Madwifi-users] can I get D-link G520 to MONITOR mode?
How can i set my D-link G-520 in monitor mode? I have mandrake 9.0 with =
kernel 2.4.19-25. I=B4m using madwifi-20030802.
Everything works well.=20