madwifi-20030802 does not have monitor mode. Get the code from the CVS
instead. The instructions are as
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 overloaded
creates a directory madwifi. cd to that directory and do a 'make' followed
install'. Load this driver and then do monitoring as
ifconfig ath0 up
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
iwconfig ath0 channel 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 packets.
How can i set my D-link G-520 in
monitor mode? I have mandrake 9.0 with kernel 2.4.19-25. I´m using
Everything works well.