|Subject:||ERROR: mode get ioctl failed 95:Operation not supported|
I don't know what version Kali ships, I'd try again with the most recent version.
> I recently downloaded and install Kali 2.
> I am trying to run kismet as preinstalled but I just run into the following error:
> ERROR: mode get ioctl failed 95:Operation not supported
> ERROR: Failed to get current wireless mode for interface 'wlan0mon', check your configuration and consult the Kismet README file
> I am running as root. I have 3 common ALFA cards and this occurs for all three cards:
> AWUS036N => uses the rtl8187l driver
> AWUS036NH => uses the rt2800usb driver
> AWUS051NH V2
> I can run airmon-ng and successfully put all these cards into monitor mode.
> I can also run airodump-ng and successfully monitor packets.
> Hence I cannot see an issue with the drivers or cards.
> I have attempted to edit the kismet.conf file but still cannot get this to work.
> What should the correct ncsource statement look like for these cards?