Monday, March 18, 2013

Kismet-2013-03-R1 baking....

Ramping up to release Kismet-2013-03-R1.

This release isn't terribly exciting - it's mostly 2 years of bug fixes pulled out of the dev tree, because a release with those fixes really needed to happen.

Phy-neutral is turning out to be excessively invasive so it's not included in this release - expect another hopefully in the not too distant future with major changes and new features.

For those who want a preview of 2013-03-R1, it's in the Git tree under the Kismet-2013-03-R1 branch.  If you notice any issues let me know before it goes to release and packaging.

Fixes include some memory management, a radiotap alignment issue creating bogus channels on some systems, downing the primary vap in mac80211 to get network management tools to leave us alone and not break channel control, libnl3 support, gps fixes, and general other goodness.

Anyone using 2011-03 or earlier, this upgrade is for you.  Anyone following git already, nothing to see here.

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