[kismac] Re: 1.0

  • From: Brad Knowles <brad.knowles@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: kismac@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 26 Sep 2003 00:02:55 +0200

At 2:17 PM -0700 2003/09/25, Richard Smith wrote:

>  I have just recently received a new 15" powerbook, with airport
>  extreme. One of the sad parts of this is that kismac doesn't work with
>  the airport extreme.

        Have you tried any of the other WiFi "stumbler" tools?  I would 
not be surprised if that information helped Mick provide support for 
KisMac a lot sooner.

>  As a side benefit, I can scan using the intersil card and when I find
>  an open network I can log into it with the airport extreme!
>
>  The only downside is that the Aluminum powerbook is not nearly the
>  champ that my iBook was at picking up weak signals. It is better than
>  the original TiBook but nothing like the iBook..

        Ahh, but you can't scan 802.11g-only networks with the Intersil card.

        Have you tried any of the higher-power/higher-sensitivity 
Senao/Engenius cards (either 802.11b or 802.11b/g or even 
802.11b/a/g)?

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