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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0007162Kali Linux[All Projects] Kali Package Bugpublic2022-03-25 13:57
Reporterved Assigned To 
Status newResolutionopen 
Product Version2021.1 
Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary0007162: airodump-ng wlan0mon not working
Descriptionwhy airodump-ng wlan0mon command is not used to work properly before......
Steps To Reproduce└─# airmon-ng

PHY Interface Driver Chipset

phy0 wlan0 rtl8723be Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8723BE PCIe Wireless Network Adapter

└─# airmon-ng start wlan0

Found 2 processes that could cause trouble.
Kill them using 'airmon-ng check kill' before putting
the card in monitor mode, they will interfere by changing channels
and sometimes putting the interface back in managed mode

    PID Name
    624 NetworkManager
   1144 wpa_supplicant

PHY Interface Driver Chipset

phy0 wlan0 rtl8723be Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8723BE PCIe Wireless Network Adapter
        (monitor mode enabled)

─# airodump-ng wlan0mon
Interface wlan0mon:
ioctl(SIOCGIFINDEX) failed: No such device
Failed initializing wireless card(s): wlan0mon



2021-04-30 18:48

reporter   ~0014507

try this


2021-05-01 01:22

reporter   ~0014509

i think my interface is i have to use airodump-ng waln0......and it works .....


2021-05-02 03:39

reporter   ~0014511

hey Michu.....please fix my tittlebar buttons issue is here -


2021-05-05 14:43

reporter   ~0014514

try this


2021-05-06 06:43

reporter   ~0014519

Michu didnt work ...... still got that kde dirty looking buttons.......


2021-05-07 17:56

reporter   ~0014521

try apt install adapta-* then see if you can different window style


2021-05-08 03:41

reporter   ~0014522

it didnt work .....i created a new account few days back......that account have tittlebar buttons working ......i googled this issue and came to know that many kali linux users have this type of issue.......Michu my man.........please fix this in next kernal update......


2021-05-08 17:50

reporter   ~0014523

this favor have to go to linus torvalds not me second thing show me what you have in /usr/share/themes next thing show me in screenshot in tweaks->appearance what you got there i have something like this and in tweaks window titlebars


2021-05-08 17:52



2021-05-09 01:36


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2021-05-11 19:17

reporter   ~0014539

so it helped ?


2021-05-12 01:32

reporter   ~0014541

NO Michu......i thouht you were kali linux developer.....because you have so many helped so many people....thanks a lot michu........ im closing this issue here....thanks michu bye ....�.....god bless you.....


2021-05-12 15:18

reporter   ~0014544

i'd love but i'm not i helped them because i like that when someone will write to me that i help him it's so fun shame that i didnt helped you god bless you too cheers

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2021-04-30 13:02 ved New Issue
2021-04-30 18:48 Michu Note Added: 0014507
2021-05-01 01:22 ved Note Added: 0014509
2021-05-02 03:39 ved Note Added: 0014511
2021-05-05 14:43 Michu Note Added: 0014514
2021-05-06 06:43 ved Note Added: 0014519
2021-05-07 17:56 Michu Note Added: 0014521
2021-05-08 03:41 ved Note Added: 0014522
2021-05-08 17:50 Michu Note Added: 0014523
2021-05-08 17:52 Michu File Added: Screenshot from 2021-05-08 19-48-33.png
2021-05-09 01:36 ved File Added: Screenshot from 2021-05-09 06-59-53.png
2021-05-09 01:36 ved File Added: Screenshot from 2021-05-09 07-03-21.png
2021-05-11 19:17 Michu Note Added: 0014539
2021-05-12 01:32 ved Note Added: 0014541
2021-05-12 15:18 Michu Note Added: 0014544
2021-06-30 08:49 g0tmi1k Priority urgent => normal
2022-03-25 13:57 g0tmi1k Severity major => minor