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by ACalcutt
Thu Aug 13, 2020 5:23 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How do I register to use WiFiDB?
Replies: 1
Views: 83

Re: How do I register to use WiFiDB?

Hi Derek, To register you would go to https://wifidb.net/wifidb/login.php?return=%2Fwifidb%2F and click 'Create a user account' If you were having trouble with the server this week it may be because I have been doing a few server hardware upgrades, so I have had things up and down a bit laitly. I th...
by ACalcutt
Mon Jul 20, 2020 8:13 am
Forum: General
Topic: Map Fixes
Replies: 0
Views: 522

Map Fixes

I've been on vacation the last week so I've made a few long needed fixes to the WifiDB Map. 1.) Fixed many 3 year+ access points not showing. It seems the 3+ year geojson file I was generating had a json syntax error due to a backslash that was in one of the manufactures. in json, backslash is a esc...
by ACalcutt
Sun Jun 21, 2020 4:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: What GPS hardware should I get?
Replies: 21
Views: 20585

Re: What GPS hardware should I get?

I picked up a " GlobalSat ND-105C Micro USB GPS " it seems to work pretty well. Seemed to get a fix (and keep it) much better than a few GPSs I've tried I also tried a " HiLetgo VK172 G-Mouse USB GPS/GLONASS " and had terrible luck with it. it took forever to get a fix and it could barely ever keep ...
by ACalcutt
Sun Jun 21, 2020 4:46 am
Forum: General
Topic: Holy Spam...
Replies: 0
Views: 857

Holy Spam...

Sorry Everyone, I've haven't been here a lot and it looks like my Anti-Spam extension, CleanTalk, expired June 5th. I started to clean the spam posts manually because usually there's a few that get through, but there were hundreds of pages and hundreds of spam users. Luckily after realizing the Clea...
by ACalcutt
Sun Jun 21, 2020 4:33 am
Forum: Help
Topic: Update fails
Replies: 2
Views: 886

Re: Update fails

It is most likely trying to update to the beta release, which is the default. you can turn this off in Settings --> Misc Settings --> Update . as to why the update is failing... you would want to run update.exe not UpdateManufactures.exe (maybe you don't have update.exe, i've seen some AVs delete it...
by ACalcutt
Wed May 13, 2020 4:28 pm
Forum: Beta
Topic: Building files that can be interpreted by Vistumbler
Replies: 23
Views: 26794

Re: Building files that can be interpreted by Vistumbler

Jon, can you give this v1.4 version a try. It expects at least version 4.6.2 of .net, which was needed to properly fix an SSL related error i saw in testing that looked to be causing it not to work,

https://github.com/acalcutt/WiFiDBClien ... s/tag/v1.4
by ACalcutt
Wed May 13, 2020 2:13 pm
Forum: Beta
Topic: Building files that can be interpreted by Vistumbler
Replies: 23
Views: 26794

Re: Building files that can be interpreted by Vistumbler

Which version of the uploader are you trying to use? Version 1.3 here? https://github.com/acalcutt/WiFiDBClient/releases . Version 1.3 expects at least .Net 4.5.2 For the one can you can open, can you hit the X on the countdown, then go check your Settings -> Auto Settings and make sure the folder i...
by ACalcutt
Tue Apr 28, 2020 6:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: A useful tool: Vistumbler
Replies: 2
Views: 5196

Re: A useful tool: Vistumbler

Vistumbler works with windows 10, are you having an issue with it?
by ACalcutt
Tue Feb 18, 2020 8:23 am
Forum: Report Bugs
Topic: GPS Read Dysfunction in Windows 10 Pro
Replies: 4
Views: 11889

Re: GPS Read Dysfunction in Windows 10 Pro

Back to home automation - I'm not really comfortable with the idea of an Alexa or Google thingee in the house and monitoring everything. Is there a way with hass.io to set up everything so that it's all mostly localized, and let everything else stay behind firewall? I did play with a Nest thermosta...
by ACalcutt
Thu Jan 09, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Circle Generator KML
Replies: 1
Views: 6815

Re: Circle Generator KML

Its part of the download, the au3 file is the autoit source code
by ACalcutt
Tue Jan 07, 2020 7:35 pm
Forum: Report Bugs
Topic: GPS Read Dysfunction in Windows 10 Pro
Replies: 4
Views: 11889

Re: GPS Read Dysfunction in Windows 10 Pro

Hey Jon, Happy new year! Sorry I haven't been around much lately. I actually had the same gps issue with the last tablet I tried to buy (I forget the model, but it was rugged with actual usb ports). everything would seem good when it started but it eventually would just not get a location (incomplet...
by ACalcutt
Sun Nov 17, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Admin access to local WifiDB
Replies: 9
Views: 11221

Re: Admin access to local WifiDB

Heres the two main basemaps you need with my styles, the OpenStreetMaps basemap and the natural earth basemap
https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/ ... sp=sharing
by ACalcutt
Sat Nov 16, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Admin access to local WifiDB
Replies: 9
Views: 11221

Re: Admin access to local WifiDB

Also, if you use SQL express edition I think you should be fine, though you may be missing some features in management studio that are nice. in SQL 2019 for linux there is also a developer version, which is free and has all the features of enterprise with the stipulation your aren't using it in prod...
by ACalcutt
Sat Nov 16, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: General
Topic: Admin access to local WifiDB
Replies: 9
Views: 11221

Re: Admin access to local WifiDB

Yes, at the moment MSSQL is probably the best to go with, since that is what I am testing with here. I am currently using SQL 2019 for linux (centos) with a database in the new unicode collation ( Latin1_General_100_CI_AS_SC_UTF8 ). You would set up your tables with the 'blank_db.sqlsrv' file instea...
by ACalcutt
Sat Nov 16, 2019 1:23 am
Forum: General
Topic: Admin access to local WifiDB
Replies: 9
Views: 11221

Re: Admin access to local WifiDB

at this time there really isn't an admin control panel. there was a basic admin panel at one time, but it was never recreated when the wifidb got redesigned and changed to smarty templates. The settings are mainly in config files 'wifidb/lib/config.ini.php' and 'tools/daemon.config.inc.php', or in t...
by ACalcutt
Fri Oct 04, 2019 11:48 am
Forum: Help / Support
Topic: wifidb.net user registration broken as of 2019-10
Replies: 4
Views: 5419

Re: wifidb.net user registration broken as of 2019-10

Should be fixed now. the server had run out of space on the frontend server, so I increased it from 200GB to 400GB
by ACalcutt
Thu Oct 03, 2019 12:04 pm
Forum: Help / Support
Topic: wifidb.net user registration broken as of 2019-10
Replies: 4
Views: 5419

Re: wifidb.net user registration broken as of 2019-10

Hmm, i'l try and check it out when i get home. from there error in kind of looks like its having trouble writing a smarty temp file.
by ACalcutt
Wed Sep 25, 2019 6:47 am
Forum: General
Topic: A bunch of log files that didn't upload
Replies: 3
Views: 5137

Re: A bunch of log files that didn't upload

it looks like they already got imported, is it reporting somewhere incorrectly? https://wifidb.net/wifidb/opt/userstats.php?func=useraplist&row=15794 (2019-08-19 18-50-21_AutoSave.VS1) https://wifidb.net/wifidb/opt/userstats.php?func=useraplist&row=15795 (2019-08-19 18-56-44_AutoSave.VS1) Right now ...
by ACalcutt
Mon Sep 16, 2019 11:44 am
Forum: General
Topic: A bunch of log files that didn't upload
Replies: 3
Views: 5137

Re: A bunch of log files that didn't upload

can you send a sample one? it may already think it uploaded, or got put into the failed list.
by ACalcutt
Wed Sep 11, 2019 7:42 am
Forum: General
Topic: How can I use Vistumbler to tell if a network is 2G or 5G?
Replies: 1
Views: 3599

Re: How can I use Vistumbler to tell if a network is 2G or 5G?

Unfortunatly vistumbler does not support 2g/5g. The wifidb supports the Wigle projects scanner, which does capture cell networks
by ACalcutt
Tue Sep 10, 2019 5:25 am
Forum: Beta
Topic: Building files that can be interpreted by Vistumbler
Replies: 23
Views: 26794

Re: Building files that can be interpreted by Vistumbler

For warpig, maybe just grab a Pi Zero W. It at least has an b/g/n adapter built in and it looks easy to mod for an external antenna. I've gotten a few for small projects and they work pretty well. https://www.raspberrypi.org/products/raspberry-pi-zero-w/ https://www.briandorey.com/post/raspberry-pi-...
by ACalcutt
Tue Sep 10, 2019 5:09 am
Forum: Beta
Topic: Building files that can be interpreted by Vistumbler
Replies: 23
Views: 26794

Re: Building files that can be interpreted by Vistumbler

Personally if I was attempting what your trying to do with the RasPis, I don't think I would use vpn. I would probably just stick to either SSH with a pre shared key, or just plain HTTPS with a cert (letsencrypt is free and easy with their autobots). I think either of those would be plenty secure to...
by ACalcutt
Tue Sep 10, 2019 4:56 am
Forum: Beta
Topic: Building files that can be interpreted by Vistumbler
Replies: 23
Views: 26794

Re: Building files that can be interpreted by Vistumbler

The easiest way is to use portable mode, which goes to the old way of storing the settings file right inside the vistumbler directory instead off %AppData% There are two ways to get portable mode in the latest release. 1.) The "ZIP Portable" Release on the homepage starts in portable mode, so you ju...
by ACalcutt
Thu Sep 05, 2019 1:17 am
Forum: Beta
Topic: Building files that can be interpreted by Vistumbler
Replies: 23
Views: 26794

Re: Building files that can be interpreted by Vistumbler

I added a new release of the WifiDB Uploader that can also upload netxml files. https://github.com/acalcutt/WiFiDBClien ... s/tag/v1.3

I was thinking it's probably not to hard to make a bash script that can do the file upload from linux
by ACalcutt
Sat Aug 31, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: Beta
Topic: Building files that can be interpreted by Vistumbler
Replies: 23
Views: 26794

Re: Building files that can be interpreted by Vistumbler

also, is the wifi adapter in your kismet machine only b/g? just curious because it the file lists the aps as "802.11b+"
by ACalcutt
Sat Aug 31, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: Beta
Topic: Building files that can be interpreted by Vistumbler
Replies: 23
Views: 26794

Re: Building files that can be interpreted by Vistumbler

I made a basic importer for the netxml. right now you can use it by selecting "Kismet netkml" on the import page. It seemed to at least work with the test files you gave me ( https://wifidb.net/wifidb/opt/userstats.php?func=useraplist&row=15954&user=arizonajon and https://wifidb.net/wifidb/opt/users...
by ACalcutt
Sun Aug 25, 2019 1:03 am
Forum: Request Features
Topic: Ability to play mp3 and wav audio files
Replies: 1
Views: 4878

Re: Ability to play mp3 and wav audio files

what would the sounds files represent?

its not hard to play wav files, that is already being done by Speak Signal (Settings -> Sound -> Speak Signal -> Use Vistumbler Sound Files), which uses individual digit sounds in [VistumblerDir]\Sounds\
by ACalcutt
Sun Aug 25, 2019 12:34 am
Forum: Beta
Topic: Building files that can be interpreted by Vistumbler
Replies: 23
Views: 26794

Re: Building files that can be interpreted by Vistumbler

the nettxt or netxml woudl probably be the way to go. the xml one would probably be easier to iterate through on my end. seems like it has everything needed...but I would only consider this one point, probably <max_signal_dbm>-65</max_signal_dbm> and <peak-lat>33.492477</peak-lat><peak-lon>-112.0729...
by ACalcutt
Sat Aug 24, 2019 11:08 pm
Forum: Beta
Topic: Building files that can be interpreted by Vistumbler
Replies: 23
Views: 26794

Re: Building files that can be interpreted by Vistumbler

Jon, Right now WifiDB doesn't support kismet, but if you can get me a proper test file I can see what I can do to get it supported. I've never had a good example with gps information included, but if they have some type of text/xml output I can look to support it. For building your own app and makin...
by ACalcutt
Mon Jul 29, 2019 10:54 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: "UpdateManufactures.exe" Trojan?
Replies: 3
Views: 10050

Re: "UpdateManufactures.exe" Trojan?

My guess would be because it has a packed file inside of it (a file inside a file). From the source code , you can see all it really does is wrap a C# program (macmanuf.exe), which generates a manufacturer MDB file. It then copies the file into the program direcotry My guess is it is a false alarm. ...
by ACalcutt
Tue Jun 04, 2019 7:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: Vistumbler need hours to Import there Data
Replies: 6
Views: 11463

Re: Vistumbler need hours to Import there Data

So there is not that much maybe 200 AP per Hour. When I split into 1h Files the need a whole day for Import. Like i mentioned the reason for this is probably number of signal points, vistumbler is just slow to inport an ap with large amounts of signal points. But I was thinking, are you only trying...
by ACalcutt
Tue Jun 04, 2019 6:42 am
Forum: General
Topic: Vistumbler need hours to Import there Data
Replies: 6
Views: 11463

Re: Vistumbler need hours to Import there Data

You could use the WifiDB Uploader for bulk uploads https://github.com/acalcutt/WiFiDBClient/releases If its a static setup, that was really the idea behind the experimental feature (WifiDB -> Auto upload active AP) and (WifiDB -> Open WifiDB Live AP). someday i do intend to have this import into the...
by ACalcutt
Mon Jun 03, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: Help / Support
Topic: access to WIFI DB
Replies: 10
Views: 13372

Re: access to WIFI DB

I have a huge list of files and the uplood sucks... you haven't really given any specifics so I can't really help. Also, try to be a bit nicer... we try to be a helpful community here. What are you trying to upload with? the web form or the WifiDB Uploader The webform was recently updated to allow ...
by ACalcutt
Mon Jun 03, 2019 10:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: Vistumbler need hours to Import there Data
Replies: 6
Views: 11463

Re: Vistumbler need hours to Import there Data

This has always been an issue, I have improved it a bit over the years but I've never been able to make this import fast. Its mainly that your APs have tons of signal history (like each AP line has thousands of signal points) and vistumbler isn't really designed for the high volumes of data (its wri...
by ACalcutt
Tue May 21, 2019 11:09 am
Forum: General
Topic: hasp hl and remote desktop
Replies: 2
Views: 4335

Re: hasp hl and remote desktop

When i was using the hasp emulator I had the same issue. In my case it was a virtual server, so I just connected through the vmware console which acted more like I was connecting right to the computer.

I'm not sure its possible to get remote desktop to work with it.
by ACalcutt
Wed May 15, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: Earthmate LT-40 GPS Problem
Replies: 25
Views: 21730

Re: Earthmate LT-40 GPS Problem

glad to see you found it. I looked around a bit but I had no luck. It's kind of sad garmin removed all the delorme stuff... i had not idea they even bought them.
by ACalcutt
Sat May 04, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: black text with black background - can't see anything
Replies: 5
Views: 4547

Re: black text with black background - can't see anything

I know you said you deleted the vistumbler_settings.ini file, but did you delete the one in the %AppData%/Vistumbler folder? (not the one inside the vistumbler\settings folder). Typically that has been caused by a bug i've never been able to track down... My colors show as in ny vistumbler settings ...
by ACalcutt
Sat May 04, 2019 8:13 am
Forum: Drones
Topic: Holy Stone HS210 Mini Drone
Replies: 2
Views: 8209

Re: Holy Stone HS210 Mini Drone

Looks pretty cool, hopefully it flies better than the mini drone I have. The mini one I have doesn't have any autoleveling modes and it is soooo sensitive. The only thing I think your missing here is a video camera. mine has a little camera that can link up with my googles. getting the first person ...
by ACalcutt
Fri May 03, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: Help / Support
Topic: access to WIFI DB
Replies: 10
Views: 13372

Re: access to WIFI DB

Metz, try the version 1.2.1 zip here https://github.com/acalcutt/WiFiDBClient/releases
by ACalcutt
Fri May 03, 2019 2:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Startup Links to different configurations
Replies: 2
Views: 3481

Re: Startup Links to different configurations

By default the settings are stored in %APPDATA%\Vistumbler , so multiple instances share the same settings. However, I think this is possible with the undocumented portable mode... give this a try 1.) Download the zip version of vistumber (or copy the vistumbler directory in program files to a new f...
by ACalcutt
Fri May 03, 2019 2:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: What's Up with WiFiDB?
Replies: 46
Views: 71783

Re: What's Up with WiFiDB?

For the NS1 files, you can import them if you wanted, but the WifiDB doesn't support them directly...you would have to import the ns1 into vistumbler and export a vs1. Personally I wouldn't bother with it, mainly because the NS1 files are missing a lot of information that makes them hard to match up...
by ACalcutt
Fri May 03, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: What's Up with WiFiDB?
Replies: 46
Views: 71783

Re: What's Up with WiFiDB?

Metz, I typically set my autosave limit to 1000 because it leaves less of a gap when the saving take place. I wouldn't go more than 2000 if you want vistumbler to perform well. When you are wardriving I highly recommend being in Minimal GUI mode (View -> Minimal GUI Mode). This removes the listview ...
by ACalcutt
Fri May 03, 2019 1:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: What's Up with WiFiDB?
Replies: 46
Views: 71783

Re: What's Up with WiFiDB?

Jon, I found an issue on the v2 import api that should be fixed. The insert into the database had an extra execute, so it would insert and succeed...then insert and fail because it already existed. This returned a SQL error like "Violation of UNIQUE KEY constraint 'files_tmp$hash'. Cannot insert dup...
by ACalcutt
Fri May 03, 2019 10:06 am
Forum: General
Topic: What's Up with WiFiDB?
Replies: 46
Views: 71783

Re: What's Up with WiFiDB?

Jon, I seems to be having issues connecting from work too. I think my server internet connection may be having issues today because my access seems to be very intermittent. Metz, Welcome, good to see all your uploads! For your question about the recovery files, I was re-importing a bunch of old CSV ...
by ACalcutt
Sat Mar 02, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: What's Up with WiFiDB?
Replies: 46
Views: 71783

Re: What's Up with WiFiDB?

Since we last talked about the road names I have tried to add the 'transportation_name' layer. I haven't quite gotten it to complete properly, but I thought even the incomplete version was nice... so i put it into place for now. I've notice the same thing about certain roads having names I have neve...
by ACalcutt
Sat Feb 02, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: General
Topic: What's Up with WiFiDB?
Replies: 46
Views: 71783

Re: What's Up with WiFiDB?

Just some quick updates... 1.) A new GeoLocation button has been added to the maps. This allows you to follow your current location, provided your device has that information and you allow it when your browser asks. I tested this the other day driving on my Note 8 and it worked pretty well. It was n...
by ACalcutt
Mon Jan 28, 2019 10:59 pm
Forum: Report Bugs
Topic: Can't uninstall 10.6.4
Replies: 2
Views: 6960

Re: Can't uninstall 10.6.4

Hmm, your right, it doesn't seem like it was included in 10.6.4... i've have to look at adding it back.

EDIT: I've pushed the uninstall through the autoupdater on the beta branch for now. you should get an update that will download the uninstall.exe the next time you run vistumbler.
by ACalcutt
Mon Jan 28, 2019 10:44 pm
Forum: Report Bugs
Topic: Can't uninstall 10.6.4
Replies: 2
Views: 6960

Re: Can't uninstall 10.6.4

It should be included as Uninstall.exe in the vistumbler directory, but you can download it here https://github.com/acalcutt/Vistumbler/blob/beta/Installer/Uninstall/Uninstall.exe For manual removal, 1.) Delete the vistumbler directory (ex. C:\Program Files (x86)\Vistumbler , found in registry HKLM\...
by ACalcutt
Thu Jan 24, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: Share Scan Results
Topic: 1.5 M APs this week?
Replies: 2
Views: 7486

Re: 1.5 M APs this week?

I know, I had just finished importing everything and it was like it started all over again. hahaha

I can't believe your holding stuff out the windows just to get APs...hahaha
by ACalcutt
Sat Jan 19, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: What's Up with WiFiDB?
Replies: 46
Views: 71783

Re: What's Up with WiFiDB?

Do you know your password to log into the wifidb site? If you log in you can get your Api key by going to your profile (log in and click your username in the upper right of the page). I'm almost positive api key has been required for uploads through the api for a while. Just FYI, I just posted 1.2.1...