[kismac] Re: a bug i may have found

  • From: "N. Karras" <nkarras@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <kismac@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 9 Jul 2003 03:39:38 -0400

First find out if it still does it with Kismac not running.

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From: "Chapin's Bulk" <chapinsbulk@xxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <kismac@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: "Jeff Chapin" <chapinj@xxxxxxx>
Sent: Tuesday, July 08, 2003 8:41 AM
Subject: [kismac] a bug i may have found

> Ok, i have a linksys WPC11v3 card, which i installed the =
> driver for, then i installed kismac with patch. I then changed the MAC =

> on the card... This caused an instant OS problem requiring a =
> Any time I inserted the card, with new MAC, I would instantly be =
> to do a hard reboot... I solved this by running kismac, and hten=20
> inserting the card, and changing the mac to the factory setting. =
> just fine. I was able to recreate the problem using variations of=20
> this.. any time OSX tried to load the card, the comp required a hard=20
> reboot... At no time durring this was i able to "re-inject" packets... =

> I got a " i am not happy" message that appeared that only one card was =

> seen by kismac......
> I am running kismac 0.05b, ( same results under what ever is listed as =

> stable on maintaners site... i move to "untested" to see if this has=20
> been addressed)
> airport card (not extreme)
> OS 10.2.6
> linksys WPC11v3 card ( supposedly a prism2 card, and seems to behave=20
> like one in most respects)
> towards the end of this, i managed to cause a reboot to be needed =
> "wirelessMAC" was running... now i cannot run the program to change =
> mac to factory...... I get a " program terminated" error... even after =

> i removed, reinstalled the program.....
> Thanks for the GREAT work on this project... Let me know if i can help =

> in any way....
> jeff chapin

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