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    Default help with monitor mode

    when type iwconfig eth0 mode monitor i get this error for wireless request set mode (8b06) set failed on device eth0 operation not supported why do i get that please help

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    eth0 is your ethernet card (wired).
    iwconfig is for wireless

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    Quote Originally Posted by dustyboner View Post
    eth0 is normally your ethernet card (wired).
    iwconfig is for wireless
    .... But it can be changed. Fixed it for you. But most likely you are correct.
    The Op probably needs to look at this thread.
    To be successful here you should read all of the following.
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    Failure to do so will probably get your threads deleted or worse.

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