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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0001679Kali LinuxGeneral Bugpublic2020-12-01 10:48
Reporterbarbsie Assigned Tomuts  
Status resolvedResolutionfixed 
Product Version1.0.8 
Summary0001679: Hackrf one doesn't work with current tools

the Hackrfone get's recognized by the kernel (via dmesg), but not by the tools

Steps To Reproduce

root@kali-nexus:/# cat /etc/issue
Kali GNU/Linux 1.0.9 \n \l


[64407.967330] usb 1-1: new high-speed USB device number 6 using ehci-pci
[64408.155805] usb 1-1: New USB device found, idVendor=1d50, idProduct=6089
[64408.155809] usb 1-1: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2, SerialNumber=0
[64408.155810] usb 1-1: Product: HackRF One
[64408.155812] usb 1-1: Manufacturer: Great Scott Gadgets

root@kali-nexus:/# hackrf_info
hackrf_open() failed: HACKRF_ERROR_NOT_FOUND (-5)

seems hackrf_tools and libhackrf are out of date

[ says:
HackRF One, for example, is only supported by release 2014.04.1 or newer

root@kali-nexus:/# apt-cache show hackrf-tools
Package: hackrf-tools
Source: hackrf
Version: 2013.07.1+git20130815-1kali0




2014-08-20 13:26

reporter   ~0002482

I installed the following packages which seem to fix stuff:

  • libgnuradio-osmosdr
  • libgnuradio-osmosdr-apps

after installing them and installing gqrx again, the card got picked up by the tools



2014-08-28 00:56

reporter   ~0002492

Updated hackrf from Debian testing, works great!

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2014-08-19 14:25 barbsie New Issue
2014-08-20 13:26 barbsie Note Added: 0002482
2014-08-28 00:56 muts Note Added: 0002492
2014-08-28 00:56 muts Status new => closed
2014-08-28 00:56 muts Assigned To => muts
2014-08-28 00:56 muts Resolution open => fixed
2014-08-28 00:56 muts Status closed => resolved
2020-12-01 10:48 g0tmi1k Priority high => normal