[kismac] Re: Passive scanning on Intel Macs?

  • From: "Jonathan Burns" <aldenwoods@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: kismac@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 3 Mar 2006 15:59:52 -0500

Any update on this?
Just wondering if you were able to get it working?

On 2/25/06, themacuser <themacuser@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I convinced someone with an Intel mac to give me the results of those
> 3 commands.
>
> I'll get the logs on x9.ath.cx in a minute.
>
> Here's the ioreg -l listing of the airport. (note that i removed the
> SSID and MAC to protect his privacy).
>
> Now, the interesting lines are:
> "CFBundleIdentifier" = "com.apple.driver.AppleAirPortBrcm4311"
>
> It's not com.apple.AppleAirPort2 any more, so update the scripts.
>
> "APMonitorMode" = No
>
> Theoretically, this would mean that if we reload it with this
> changed, it CAN do monitor mode!
>
> "IOModel" = "Wireless Network Adapter (802.11 a/b/g)"
>
> 802.11a support :)
>
> "APValidChannels" =
> (1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,36,40,44,48,52,56,60,64,100,104,108,112,1
> 16,120,124,128,132,136,140,149,153,157,161,165)
>
> Damn 802.11a and it's extensive array of channels - how slow are you
> going to have to drive to scan THAT lot. Might as well try and get
> lid closed running support again so we can warwalk.
>
>
>      | |   |     +-o AirPortPCI_MM  <class AirPortPCI_MM, registered,
> matched, active, busy 0, retain count 8>
>      | |   |       | {
>      | |   |       |   "IOPacketFilters" =
> {"IOEthernetWakeOnLANFilterGroup"=0,"IONetworkFilterGroup"=275}
>      | |   |       |   "IOClass" = "AirPortPCI_MM"
>      | |   |       |   "IOLinkSpeed" = 54000000
>      | |   |       |   "CFBundleIdentifier" =
> "com.apple.driver.AppleAirPortBrcm4311"
>      | |   |       |   "IOProbeScore" = 0
>      | |   |       |   "IOMinPacketSize" = 64
>      | |   |       |   "IOMatchCategory" = "IODefaultMatchCategory"
>      | |   |       |   "IONameMatched" = "pci14e4,4312"
>      | |   |       |   "IONameMatch" =
> ("pci14e4,4311","pci14e4,4312","pci14e4,4324")
>      | |   |       |   "IOSelectedMedium" = "00000080"
>      | |   |       |   "IOLocale" = "Worldwide"
>      | |   |       |   "IOGeneralInterest" = "IOCommand is not
> serializable"
>      | |   |       |   "IOVendor" = "Apple"
>      | |   |       |   "IOActiveMedium" = "00000080"
>      | |   |       |   "Power Management protected data" =
> "{ theNumberOfPowerStates = 3, version 1, power state 0 =
> { capabilityFlags 00000000, outputPowerCharacter 00000000,
> inputPowerRequirement 00000000, staticPower 0, unbudgetedPower 0,
> powerToAttain 0, timeToAttain 25000, settleUpTime 0, timeToLower
> 25000, settleDownTime 0, powerDomainBudget 0 }, power state 1 =
> { capabilityFlags 0000b000, outputPowerCharacter 00000000,
> inputPowerRequirement 00000400, staticPower 40, unbudgetedPower 0,
> powerToAttain 0, timeToAttain 25000, settleUpTime 0, timeToLower
> 25000, settleDownTime 0, powerDomainBudget 0 }, power state 2 =
> { capabilityFlags 0000f000, outputPowerCharacter 00000000,
> inputPowerRequirement 00000002, staticPower 0, unbudgetedPower 0,
> powerToAttain 0, timeToAttain 25000, settleUpTime 0, timeToLower
> 25000, settleDownTime 0, powerDomainBudget 0 }, aggressiveness = 0,
> myCurrentState = 2, parentsCurrentPowerFlags = 00000002,
> maxCapability = 2 }"
>      | |   |       |   "IOMACAddress" = <001451xxxxxx>
>      | |   |       |   "Power Management private data" = "{ this
> object = 02050400, interested driver = 02110d00, interested driver =
> 02050400, driverDesire = 0, deviceDesire = 2, ourDesiredPowerState =
> 2, previousRequest = 2 }"
>      | |   |       |   "APFeatures" = 1
>      | |   |       |   "APCurrentSSID" = "<REMOVED>"
>      | |   |       |   "IOProviderClass" = "IOPCIDevice"
>      | |   |       |   "IOMediumDictionary" = {"00000080"=
> {"Type"=128,"Speed"=11000000,"Index"=0,"Flags"=0}}
>      | |   |       |   "IOModel" = "Wireless Network Adapter (802.11
> a/b/g)"
>      | |   |       |   "IOFirmwareVersion" = "100.9 (3.120.28.3)"
>      | |   |       |   "IOFeatures" = 0
>      | |   |       |   "APMonitorMode" = No
>      | |   |       |   "APCurrentChannel" = 6
>      | |   |       |   "IOLinkStatus" = 3
>      | |   |       |   "APCountryCode" = "XA"
>      | |   |       |   "IOMaxPacketSize" = 1518
>      | |   |       |   "APValidChannels" =
> (1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,36,40,44,48,52,56,60,64,100,104,108,112,1
> 16,120,124,128,132,136,140,149,153,157,161,165)
>      | |   |       | }
>
>
>
>

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