Why was airsnort orphaned?

Asked by Brett Alton on 2008-09-05

Why was airsnort orphaned? Lack of support upstream?

Is aircrack-ng, ferret or wireshark the recommended replacement?

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2009-10-01
Charles Profitt (cprofitt) said : #1

If you want to run it try this link -- http://ubuntuforums.org/showpost.php?p=5650087&postcount=7

Rolf Leggewie (r0lf) said : #2

It's been dropped in Debian past etch. Therefore, it's not in Ubuntu past dapper. At least that is my guess from looking at the repos.

tz (thomas-mich) said : #3

aircrack-ng superceeds airsnort and is available, I think in the usual repositories.

The commands are different, but the functions are all available.

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