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mac80211 [2010/02/19 17:02]
mister_x fixed link to mac80211 2.6.26 patch
mac80211 [2013/02/04 12:51]
jano updated link to iw
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   * [[agnx]] (Airgo MIMO)   * [[agnx]] (Airgo MIMO)
   * [[ar5523]] (Atheros A/​B/​G/​Super-G USB)   * [[ar5523]] (Atheros A/​B/​G/​Super-G USB)
-  * [[ar9170]] (Atheros xspaN USB)+  * [[ar9170]] (replaced by carl9170) 
 +  * [[carl9170]] (Atheros xspaN USB - AR9001 and AR9002)
   * [[at76c50x_usb]] (Atmel)   * [[at76c50x_usb]] (Atmel)
   * [[ath5k]] (Atheros A/​B/​G/​Super-G)   * [[ath5k]] (Atheros A/​B/​G/​Super-G)
   * [[ath9k]] (Atheros xspaN)   * [[ath9k]] (Atheros xspaN)
-  * [[b43]] and b43legacy (Broadcom)+  ​* [[ath9k_htc]] (Atheros AR9001 and AR9002 family) 
 +  ​* [[b43]] and b43legacy (Broadcom ​legacy) 
 +  * [[brcm80211]] (Broadcom 802.11n - **does not currently allow capturing data packets!**)
   * [[iwl3945]] (not to be confused with [[ipw3945]]/​[[ipw3945|ipwraw]])   * [[iwl3945]] (not to be confused with [[ipw3945]]/​[[ipw3945|ipwraw]])
   * [[iwlagn]] (formerly [[iwl4965]])   * [[iwlagn]] (formerly [[iwl4965]])
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   * [[mac80211_hwsim]] (HW simulator for mac80211 testing)   * [[mac80211_hwsim]] (HW simulator for mac80211 testing)
   * [[mwl8k]] (Marvell TopDog)   * [[mwl8k]] (Marvell TopDog)
 +  * [[orinoco]] (Including USB PCI devices)
   * [[p54]] (PrismGT in SoftMAC mode, but also supports FullMAC cards as well as PrismGT dongles. Not to be confused with [[prism54]])   * [[p54]] (PrismGT in SoftMAC mode, but also supports FullMAC cards as well as PrismGT dongles. Not to be confused with [[prism54]])
   * [[rt2x00]] (includes rt2400pci, rt2500pci, rt2500usb, rt2800usb, rt61pci and rt73usb)   * [[rt2x00]] (includes rt2400pci, rt2500pci, rt2500usb, rt2800usb, rt61pci and rt73usb)
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 Airmon-ng supports mac80211'​s interface management features (nl80211) using a tool called **iw** (not to be confused with iwconfig). iw is called automatically by the airmon-ng script, or you might also call it directly to set up monitor interfaces. Airmon-ng supports mac80211'​s interface management features (nl80211) using a tool called **iw** (not to be confused with iwconfig). iw is called automatically by the airmon-ng script, or you might also call it directly to set up monitor interfaces.
  
-Iw is not part of the aircrack-ng suite. ​ You can download it from [[http://wireless.kernel.org/​download/​iw/​|here]]. Choose the latest version, or at least 0.9.5. Iw requires a recent version of libnl (1.0-pre8 minimum, 1.1 recommended).+Iw is not part of the aircrack-ng suite. ​ You can download it from [[http://www.kernel.org/​pub/​software/​network/​iw/​|here]]. Choose the latest version, or at least 0.9.5. Iw requires a recent version of libnl (1.0-pre8 minimum, 1.1 recommended).
  
  
 ====Installing iw==== ====Installing iw====
-  - Download [[http://wireless.kernel.org/​download/iw/|iw]] (look for the latest version).+  - Download [[http://www.kernel.org/​pub/​software/​network/iw/|iw]] (look for the latest version).
   - Extract the iw tarball.   - Extract the iw tarball.
   - Run "​make"​ in the iw directory. If you get lots of "​undefined"​ errors or "​netlink/​genl/​genl.h:​ No such file of directory",​ then you need to install libnl-devel,​ or update libnl. **This can be risky, you might also need to update networkmanager,​ wpa_supplicant,​ hostapd and wlassistant,​ as older versions of them only work with 1.0-pre6 and earlier!**   - Run "​make"​ in the iw directory. If you get lots of "​undefined"​ errors or "​netlink/​genl/​genl.h:​ No such file of directory",​ then you need to install libnl-devel,​ or update libnl. **This can be risky, you might also need to update networkmanager,​ wpa_supplicant,​ hostapd and wlassistant,​ as older versions of them only work with 1.0-pre6 and earlier!**
mac80211.txt · Last modified: 2017/01/09 21:44 by mister_x