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Back in the day, you had to go the ndiswrapper route with the broadcom chips. b43-fwcutter driver worked well once it came out though. Most Atheros and Ralink support promiscuous mode for packet sniffing but since I'm on a desktop, I never use it. Not sure about intel. Never dealt with one.
    
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Yeah I had to use ndiswrapper for my antenna, which I still need to get back from my friends. =( It was expensive! lol I know all about that, ndiswrapper was a great.... I want to say it was a grate alternative until better support came. Now they are all spoiled with native support. Ndiswrapper still works great though, who would have thought windows drivers would work so well under a wrapper. =P
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