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wavemon is a wireless device monitoring application that allows you to watch signal and noise levels, packet statistics, device configuration and network parameters of your wireless network hardware. 1
wavemon can be installed with the Pakfire web interface or via the console:
pakfire install wavemon
There is no web interface for this Addon. To run this Addon open the client console or terminal and access the IPFire box via SSH.
To obtain a list of possible options:
The output is similar to this:
[root@ipfire ~]# wavemon -h usage: wavemon [ -dhlrv ] [ -i ifname ] -d Dump the current device status to stdout and exit -g Ensure screen is sufficiently dimensioned -h This help screen -i <ifname> Use specified network interface (default: auto) -r Generate random levels (for testing purposes) -v Print version number
The current pakfire wavemon release is version 0.75 and was released on 04 May 2012.