[Aircrack-ng] Fixed channel mon0: -1, Why and How to Change it?


If you are using Kali Linux 1.0.6, you may refer to this site. If you are using other Linux distribution with kernel 3.x.x latest, you may refer to this site

I have ever had this condition when upgrading Ubuntu Lucid to Ubuntu Maverick. (never happen when I use Backtrack). This condition happen because, there are still some bugs in Maverick. So we have to patch it first.

Using this command:

sudo airmon-ng start wlan0 [channel]

changing the channel from 1 to 10. Always ends up on fixed channel mon0: -1. So, i can’t do the injection. Being frustrated, I asked from forum to forum to find the solution. But still, no one knows how to solve the problem. Until I joined French Forum (with my limited capability of speaking French :lol). I found this solution below. Continue reading