[kismac] Re: Another 004d user with freezes

Well, I tried the Bronze card in my Wallstreet and it froze as before.  
I also tried the Silver card in the Ti, and it worked beautifully.  I 
guess it has something to do with the Wallstreet.  What is different 
between the two?  Hmmm... I'm running a G4 in both of them, because I'm 
using a Sonnet upgrade card in the Wallstreet.  I had the 
WirelessDriver installed on the Wallstreet, but I did a kextunload on 
it successfully before trying KisMAC.  The Ti has in addition to the 
PCMCIA card, an Airport card, and it was being used for networking.  I 
had also tried moving the WirelessDriver.kext to 
WirelessDriver.kext.old so it wouldn't load at all at startup and 
restarted.  That didn't help.

I have a suggestion for another helpful feature.  Since the monitor 
mode doesn't have error correction we often get errors.  I use KisMAC 
to try and trouble-shoot my wireless connection to school (several 
kilometers away).  The max signal strength number gets messed up soon 
after starting to listen by what I'm sure is a bogus number.  Could you 
supply an average number as well as the max?  This would be more 
accurate for my type of work, and I'm sure it would be helpful to 
others.

I would also like to second the request for the sticky SSID.  I don't 
know if that has been put in yet, or not, because I didn't listen long 
enough to see the SSID come and go this time, but I would certainly 
like that, since the access points I use don't broadcast their ID's 
often.

Thanks for working on this!  It has been quite helpful, once I got it 
going on the Ti.

Thanks!

Rob
On Sunday, May 4, 2003, at 09:32  PM, Rob Frohne wrote:

> Hi Mick,
>
> It still freezes with my Wallstreet II and Wavlan Silver when the
> driver loads.
>
> I had KisMAC crash several times too, but I'm not sure they are
> related.  Here is my KisMAC crash log if it helps.
>
> **********
>
> Date/Time:  2003-05-02 14:55:39 -0700
> OS Version: 10.2.5 (Build 6L29)
> Host:       Rob-Frohnes-Computer.local.
>
> Command:    KisMAC
> PID:        416
>
> Exception:  EXC_BREAKPOINT (0x0006)
> Code[0]:    0x00000001Code[1]:    0x8fe01280
>
> Thread 0 Crashed:
>   #0   0x8fe01280 in halt
>   #1   0x8fe0329c in load_library_image
>   #2   0x8fe06134 in load_images_libraries
>   #3   0x8fe026e8 in load_executable_image
>   #4   0x8fe01410 in _dyld_init
>
> PPC Thread State:
>    srr0: 0x8fe01280 srr1: 0x0002f030                vrsave: 0x00000000
>     xer: 0x20000000   lr: 0x8fe0a064  ctr: 0x8fe28f78   mq: 0x00000000
>      r0: 0x00000004   r1: 0xbffffb70   r2: 0x6e732f41   r3: 0x000000e5
>      r4: 0x00000000   r5: 0x000000e5   r6: 0x0000290a   r7: 0x726e6f20
>      r8: 0x66696c65   r9: 0x00000000  r10: 0xbffff8eb  r11: 0x00000026
>     r12: 0x8fe71b0d  r13: 0x00000000  r14: 0x00003de4  r15: 0x00000000
>     r16: 0xbffffe14  r17: 0x00000001  r18: 0x00000000  r19: 0x00003418
>     r20: 0x00000001  r21: 0x00000000  r22: 0x00000000  r23: 0x00000000
>     r24: 0x8fe4b3ec  r25: 0x00000002  r26: 0x00000002  r27: 0x00000000
>     r28: 0x00001db4  r29: 0x00000000  r30: 0x8fe484d8  r31: 0x8fe09ecc
>
> **********
>
> Date/Time:  2003-05-02 16:09:43 -0700
> OS Version: 10.2.5 (Build 6L29)
> Host:       Rob-Frohnes-Computer.local.
>
> Command:    KisMAC
> PID:        430
>
> Exception:  EXC_BREAKPOINT (0x0006)
> Code[0]:    0x00000001Code[1]:    0x8fe01280
>
> Thread 0 Crashed:
>   #0   0x8fe01280 in halt
>   #1   0x8fe0329c in load_library_image
>   #2   0x8fe06134 in load_images_libraries
>   #3   0x8fe026e8 in load_executable_image
>   #4   0x8fe01410 in _dyld_init
>
> PPC Thread State:
>    srr0: 0x8fe01280 srr1: 0x0002f030                vrsave: 0x00000000
>     xer: 0x20000000   lr: 0x8fe0a064  ctr: 0x8fe28f78   mq: 0x00000000
>      r0: 0x00000004   r1: 0xbffffb70   r2: 0x6e732f41   r3: 0x000000e5
>      r4: 0x00000000   r5: 0x000000e5   r6: 0x0000290a   r7: 0x726e6f20
>      r8: 0x66696c65   r9: 0x00000000  r10: 0xbffff8eb  r11: 0x00000026
>     r12: 0x8fe71b0d  r13: 0x00000000  r14: 0x00003de4  r15: 0x00000000
>     r16: 0xbffffe14  r17: 0x00000001  r18: 0x00000000  r19: 0x00003418
>     r20: 0x00000001  r21: 0x00000000  r22: 0x00000000  r23: 0x00000000
>     r24: 0x8fe4b3ec  r25: 0x00000002  r26: 0x00000002  r27: 0x00000000
>     r28: 0x00001db4  r29: 0x00000000  r30: 0x8fe484d8  r31: 0x8fe09ecc
>
> **********
>
> Date/Time:  2003-05-03 22:06:34 -0700
> OS Version: 10.2.5 (Build 6L29)
> Host:       Rob-Frohnes-Computer.local.
>
> Command:    KisMAC
> PID:        684
>
> Exception:  EXC_BREAKPOINT (0x0006)
> Code[0]:    0x00000001Code[1]:    0x8fe01280
>
> Thread 0 Crashed:
>   #0   0x8fe01280 in halt
>   #1   0x8fe0329c in load_library_image
>   #2   0x8fe06134 in load_images_libraries
>   #3   0x8fe026e8 in load_executable_image
>   #4   0x8fe01410 in _dyld_init
>
> PPC Thread State:
>    srr0: 0x8fe01280 srr1: 0x0002f030                vrsave: 0x00000000
>     xer: 0x20000000   lr: 0x8fe0a064  ctr: 0x8fe28f78   mq: 0x00000000
>      r0: 0x00000004   r1: 0xbffffb70   r2: 0x6e732f41   r3: 0x000000e5
>      r4: 0x00000000   r5: 0x000000e5   r6: 0x0000290a   r7: 0x726e6f20
>      r8: 0x66696c65   r9: 0x00000000  r10: 0xbffff8eb  r11: 0x00000026
>     r12: 0x8fe71b0d  r13: 0x00000000  r14: 0x00003de4  r15: 0x00000000
>     r16: 0xbffffe14  r17: 0x00000001  r18: 0x00000000  r19: 0x00003418
>     r20: 0x00000001  r21: 0x00000000  r22: 0x00000000  r23: 0x00000000
>     r24: 0x8fe4b3ec  r25: 0x00000002  r26: 0x00000002  r27: 0x00000000
>     r28: 0x00001db4  r29: 0x00000000  r30: 0x8fe484d8  r31: 0x8fe09ecc
>
> **********
>
> Date/Time:  2003-05-03 22:06:44 -0700
> OS Version: 10.2.5 (Build 6L29)
> Host:       Rob-Frohnes-Computer.local.
>
> Command:    KisMAC
> PID:        689
>
> Exception:  EXC_BREAKPOINT (0x0006)
> Code[0]:    0x00000001Code[1]:    0x8fe01280
>
> Thread 0 Crashed:
>   #0   0x8fe01280 in halt
>   #1   0x8fe0329c in load_library_image
>   #2   0x8fe06134 in load_images_libraries
>   #3   0x8fe026e8 in load_executable_image
>   #4   0x8fe01410 in _dyld_init
>
> PPC Thread State:
>    srr0: 0x8fe01280 srr1: 0x0002f030                vrsave: 0x00000000
>     xer: 0x20000000   lr: 0x8fe0a064  ctr: 0x8fe28f78   mq: 0x00000000
>      r0: 0x00000004   r1: 0xbffffb70   r2: 0x6e732f41   r3: 0x000000e5
>      r4: 0x00000000   r5: 0x000000e5   r6: 0x0000290a   r7: 0x726e6f20
>      r8: 0x66696c65   r9: 0x00000000  r10: 0xbffff8eb  r11: 0x00000026
>     r12: 0x8fe71b0d  r13: 0x00000000  r14: 0x00003de4  r15: 0x00000000
>     r16: 0xbffffe14  r17: 0x00000001  r18: 0x00000000  r19: 0x00003418
>     r20: 0x00000001  r21: 0x00000000  r22: 0x00000000  r23: 0x00000000
>     r24: 0x8fe4b3ec  r25: 0x00000002  r26: 0x00000002  r27: 0x00000000
>     r28: 0x00001db4  r29: 0x00000000  r30: 0x8fe484d8  r31: 0x8fe09ecc
>
> Best regards,
>
> Rob
> On Sunday, May 4, 2003, at 11:20  AM, Michael Rossberg wrote:
>
>>
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>> Hi,
>>
>> i just updated the 0.04d version on the server. it fixes a couple     of
>> minor bugs and an issue, that kismac would not load some kismac files.
>> the macjack driver writes upon startup the firmware version into the
>> system.log. this version might also fix the problem that Brad Knowles
>> described.
>>
>> mick
>>
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> --
> Rob Frohne, Ph.D., P.E.
> E.F. Cross School of Engineering
> Walla Walla College
> http://www.wwc.edu/~frohro/
>
>
>
>
--
Rob Frohne, Ph.D., P.E.
E.F. Cross School of Engineering
Walla Walla College
http://www.wwc.edu/~frohro/


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