kismet

wireless sniffer and monitor

SYNOPSIS

kismet [OPTION]

DESCRIPTION

Nearly all of these options are run-time overrides for values in the kismet.conf configuration file. Permanent changes should be made to the configuration file.

GENERIC OPTIONS

-v, --version Show version --no-console-wrapper Disable server console wrapper --no-ncurses-wrapper Disable server console wrapper --debug Disable the console wrapper and the crash handling functions, for debugging -f, --config-file Use alternate configuration file --no-line-wrap Turn of linewrapping of output (for grep, speed, etc) -s, --silent Turn off stdout output after setup phase --daemonize Spawn detached in the background --no-plugins Do not load plugins --homedir Use an alternate path as the home directory instead of the user entry --confdir Use an alternate path as the base config directory instead of the default set at compile time --datadir Use an alternate path as the data directory instead of the de‐ fault set at compile time.

LOGGING OPTIONS

-T, --log-types Override activated log types -t, --log-title Override default log title -p, --log-prefix <prefix> Directory to store log files -n, --no-logging Disable logging entirely</p> </div> <h2 onclick="togglePanel(this)" class="accordion-button active"><a href="/man/kismet#device-tracking-options" id="device-tracking-options">DEVICE TRACKING OPTIONS</a></h2> <div class="panel"> <p>--device-timeout=n Expire devices after N seconds</p> </div> <h2 onclick="togglePanel(this)" class="accordion-button active"><a href="/man/kismet#see-also" id="see-also">SEE ALSO</a></h2> <div class="panel"> <p>The full documentation for Kismet is maintained in a separate package kismet-docs. More information here: https://www.kismetwire‐ less.net/docs</p> </div> <button onclick="toggleAll(this)" class="toggle-all-button">COLLAPSE ALL</button></div> <div class="tooltip"><b>Copied to clipboard</b></div> <div style="text-align: center;margin-top: 12px;margin-bottom: 12px;"><a href="https://www.coindodo.io/cakedefi" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><img style="max-width: 100%;vertical-align: middle;" src="/images/cakedefi.webp" loading="lazy" alt="Cake Defi" width="480px"></a></div> <footer>Access all the data from your phone. Works 100% offline and has no third party analytics.<br><a href="https://apps.apple.com/us/app/linux-command-library/id1219649976"><img src="/images/app_store.svg" alt="Apple App Store" class="download-icon"></a> <a href="https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.inspiredandroid.linuxcommandbibliotheca"><img src="/images/en_badge_web_generic.png" alt="Google Play Store" class="download-icon"></a><br>Simon Schubert - info@linuxcommandlibrary.com <div style="width: 100%; justify-content: center; padding-top: 6px; display: flex; align-items: center; gap: 6px;">My other projects: <div class="project"><a href="https://coindodo.io" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><img src="/images/project-coindodo.png" title="Linux Command Library"></a></div> <div class="project"><a href="https://whatch.online" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><img src="/images/project-whatch.png" title="whatch.online"></a></div> </div> </footer> <script src="/scripts/man.js?v=6"></script> </body> </html>