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How set up OpenVPN WiFi access point?

Running an OpenVPN client on Openwrt. Connecting to a VPN service provider. OpenVPN works great over LAN. Want to set up OpenVPN WiFi access point Tried to simply create an access point and connect ...
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My OpenWRT router keeps running out of space on the root filesystem

I flashed my router (TP-Link WDR4300) with OpenWRT Barrier Breaker several months ago. It has been working fine until a couple of days ago when tried to add some URLs to the DNS forwarding section. ...
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libnl-tiny compilation on openwrt

I've downloaded libnl-tiny using this link "https://dev.openwrt.org/browser/trunk/package/libs/libnl-tiny" now i need to compile it in linux for openwrt router because my router is openwrt installed. ...
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nl80211 not found:how resolve this error in openwrt

I am doing my project on openwrt router. when i am trying to run "iw list" command it's giving the error like nl80211 not found. even I've installed iw package. what changes I've to make to come ...
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OpenVPN Connected but no internet

I'm currently on OpenWRT and trying to use the router to work as client to divert all my internet traffic through Router via VPN. I was able to get my Odroid C1 to use VPN and my PC as well after ...
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How do I firewall a specific port on an OpenWRT router so that it cannot access the internet?

I have "OpenWrt Barrier Breaker 14.07" installed on a TP-LINK TL-WR1043ND router. I have one port on the router connected to a switch with a variety of things connected to it. I'd like to firewall ...
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Openwrt - Routing between two broadband connections

I am about to have a Virgin media 152 mb line installed, but I also have a standard adsl line (that runs at about 1mbit - which makes bonding them superfluous) The ADSL line is part of a package ...
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Wireless controller for OpenWRT access points

I have around 30 OpenWRT access points in our building (plenty of them are old Linksys). It's time to update wireless network. Some of old APs will be replaced with TP Link Archos Ac1750. Problem is ...
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OpenWRT - change the MAC of Client Mode Wireless

I want to connect an OpenWRT router to a WiFi network that only accepts whitelisted clients. How do I permanently change the MAC address of a wireless interface in client mode?
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Reroute direct DNS requests on OpenWRT

On my router with OpenWRT, I use dnsmasq for DNS poisoning to block ads. If the host is on the list, the router replies to the DNS request with 192.168.99.99, which only and always serves a 1x1 ...
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How can I create a persistent name for a device on openwrt?

When I connect an Arduino to my openwrt router it is assigned a device /dev/ttyUSB<n> where n=0,1,2... typically /dev/ttyUSB0. The assignment clashes with my 3G mobile dongle which also gets ...
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directed subnet broadcasts with openwrt

I've got a wireless router with openwrt 14.07 that acts as a router (not a bridge) between the local ethernet subnet (eg. 192.168.1.0/24) and a wireless network (eg. 192.168.2.0/24). I would like to ...
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Creating VLAN 10 on OpenWRT v8 with TP-Link WR 841N freezes router

I just installed v8 of OpenWRT on a TP-Link WR841N and it worked. Now I'm trying to configure a VLAN for my WAN (optic router only provides it through a vlan) and I'm trying to set it up with VLAN 10 ...
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get c code mac address of devices which are near to wifi router

I try to create client application that can be installed into Wi-Fi Router. Application must be written in C and implement OpenWRT daemon approach. When any visitor turns Wi-Fi and connects to wifi, i ...
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Problems in Installation of OpenWRT on Dlink DIR-825

I am trying to install OpenWRT on my Dlink router DIR-825 with hardware version B1. I have Firmware version: 2.06EU. and I when I try to upgrade Firmware and select the OpenWrt image file ...
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openwrt using iptables with tee seems broken

I've been trying to set up port mirroring on openwrt version 14.07 following this guide: however the command: $iptables -t mangle -A POSTROUTING -o br-lan ! -s 192.168.0.0/16 -j TEE --gateway ...
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Wi-Fi signal strength in OpenWRT

Is there a way to retrieve signal strengths on all the devices connected in a wireless network in OpenWRT? I want to check signal strength of devices connected to the router. My router has OpenWRT ...
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“Directory doesn't exist” & “Cannot cd into flash drive” errors: mounting flash drive OpenWRT

What I am trying to do: I have a TP-Link Router running OpenWRT. I have files on my router in the OpenWRT OS that I want to save to a flash drive. Steps to complete the task: 1. I navigated to the ...
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How to set up a static/persistent ARP entry with OpenWRT 14.07, Barrier Breaker?

The title say it all, but here is the long version: I am trying to setup a way for my home server to automatically turn on using WakeOnLan, when a client tries to access it. My idea is that the ...
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iptables on openwrt router: logging connections to a host from clients on the same subnet

I am trying to setup an auto wake-on-lan setup using my router that is running OpenWRT 14.07, Barrier Breaker. My idea is that the router monitors any connection attempts to the host I want to wake up ...
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Single iptables on openwrt

I have a router with a fresh openwrt install and local network 192.168.5.0/24. There is a server SERV on 192.168.5.100 (HTTP and some other services). There is also a pptp-client tunnel (visible on ...
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Can I use iptables to temporarily block FTPS (TLS) server brute-force attempts?

There are couple of similar questions like this (e.g. http://serverfault.com/questions/200539/can-i-use-iptables-rate-limiting-to-temporarily-block-ftp-server-brute-force-att) , but I have a slightly ...
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Installing php extensions in openwrt

I am using openwrt barrier breaker on microtik rb450g router board To run php on openwrt i installed php5 packages using opkg But now i need to install php extension specifically intl extension so far ...
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OpenWRT and Not Working WI-FI driver for MT7620

I have platform (evaluation board) with MT7620a. In this platform I must install OpenWWRT. After I succes install distribution I whant to add ,launch wi-fi module but something is wrong. I using to ...
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OpenWRT: Set individual DHCP credentials for different clients?

Consider a small network of clients and a router running OpenWRT. All clients are getting their IP informations automatically from the DHCP server of the router. The devices in the network should all ...
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Can I remotely control multiple OpenWrt routers simultaneously?

Is it possible to control router settings and send instructions from a remote server (specifically related to guest access settings) to multiple routers running OpenWrt firmware at the same time?
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How to specify txpower in hostapd configuration file

I'm not able to specify the txpower in hostapd config file, I couldn't find the config parameter that can set the txpower (in dBm for example). Also I would like that my manual hostapd configuration ...
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How to setup OpenWRT to enable access to DLNA servers across subnets

I have two routers, LAN to WAN. Primary router runs OpenWRT, other is an ASUS RT-N66U. I now have a RaspberryPi on the network with MiniDLNA. Unfortunately, the TV connected to the ASUS router ...
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Building LLD2D for OpenWrt

I'm trying to provide Microsoft LLTD protocol responder features to an OpenWrt powered router. AFAIK, lld2d ports this feature to linux. But compiling for OpenWrt is another story, and documentation ...
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Openwrt bridging issue between wireless and ethernet port

I've this scenario: an AP connected to the STA wirelessly, the AP is a DHCP server I have following configurations in /etc/config/network of the AP: config interface lan option ifname 'eth1 ...
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How to record video into circular buffer?

I want to build low cost IP camera with storage out of webcam, OpenWRT router and flash drive (or probably hard drive). It's not difficult to do, but I would like to store like last 24 hours, ...
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How to achieve Port Forwarding on OpenWrt routers?

I am trying to set up a qBittorent Web UI on my home computer that will be available to me everywhere through Dynamic DNS. I have read the relevant posts here but am still hitting a wall. This is my ...
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Graphical representation of iperf3 results

I'm using Iperf3 on 2 machines and actually I'm running 2 instances of Iperf3, one to generate traffic with high priority and the other generates traffic with low priority. I would like to generate a ...
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Setting up wifi network with OpenWrt

I have router MR3020 with OpenWrt. I need wifi network with access to an admin panel of the router and the Internet from the another network. I have another network "BigWifi" (not mine), and I ...
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Wifi bridge doesn't work on OpenWrt->ZyXEL Keenetic Giga II

Here's the situation: main router ZyXEL Keenetic Giga II which provider's wire plugged into. another router (TP-Link TL-WR1043ND) flashed with OpenWRT Barrier Breaker 14.07. a Samsung Smart TV which ...
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OpenWRT and USB write cycle limit

Background (feel free to skip) I am currently usin OpenWRT at home. I have an external HDD connected to router's USB port for the network shared storage. Actual transfer speed from the HDD to the ...
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OpenWRT OpenVPN LAN access

My target is to connect a PC from internet to a local VPN at my home and then access my computers in local LAN. Explanation: ****** ************** ****************** ...
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OpenWRT Network Configuration on Alix3d2

I've been working on an issue and I'm in need for some answers from experienced people in this field, I hope that answers will be rich since internet didn't serve me very well. Scenario: I have 2 ...
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No TUN device created during OpenVPN installation

I've set up an OpenVPN server on a router running OpenWRT, as per the instructions on their website (http://wiki.openwrt.org/doc/howto/vpn.openvpn). I'm now trying to properly set up a client on my ...
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TP-LINK MR3020 accessing internet?

I have installed openwrt firmware on my TP-LINK MR3020 and installed torrent transmission for downloading torrents. I have a DSL connection (wired, not WiFi). How do I access the Internet from the ...
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openwrt ping: bad address on DNS entry. IP is fine

I have two centos/bind dns servers - masterdns.internal.example.com secondarydns.internal.example.com if configuring a desktop I can assign the DNS addresses for each and can successfully ping ...
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What are some ways to disrupt BitTorrent activity in OpenWRT? [closed]

My Internet subscription belongs to me in name, so I need to make a best effort to prevent housemates from getting me flagged for illegal BitTorrent activity. I read that deep-packet inspection is a ...
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Create a seperate vlan on openwrt in client bridge mode?

I am trying to grasp the concept of vlan tagging, and I am having a hard time getting my head around it. I run openwrt on my router (tplink wr841n) and it is set up as a client bridge, with another ...
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Can't flash openwrt kernel on Mikrotik Routerboard 750

Im trying to flash OpenWRT onto Mikrotik RouterBOARD 750 and Im having some difficulties when trying to flash kernel. Im running OpenWrt form RAM right now. Even though, I erased kernel beforehand, ...
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Configure /etc/config/wireless file to switch to AP mode when client not connected

I'd like to be able to configure the /etc/config/wireless file such that when either of these conditions are met, the router (OpenWrt) goes into AP mode: There is no WiFi network configured by the ...
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How to create seperate network with OpenWRT

My situation is that I have a cable modem/router combo on 192.168.* connected to WAN on an OpenWRT box, I would like clients plugged into the LAN side of this box to recieve via DHCP IP addresses on ...
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IPv6: Cannot reach outside of LAN (OpenWrt Router connected to ISP Router through Wi-Fi)

Hello dear server expert, I would like to ask for you help for my installation. I have a Freebox Revolution (I am French and my ISP is Free). The box provides IPv4 and IPv6. Every computer connected ...
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vlan on mac address

I am not sure how to title this, so it might not be clear... I currently have an openwrt on my router at home. This router connects all devices in the house except for my digicorder. The provider ...
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How to bridge two interfaces both on different networks with different IP addresses in OpenWRT?

My embedded Linux device—running OpenWRT—has two interfaces that are ath0 and ath1. ath0 is a WLAN port also runs a DHCP server. ath1 is used for Internet connection. Now, I have to setup these ...
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_name (underscore prefix) vs name what's the difference of the option name for firewall configuration in OpenWRT?

I saw different writing of name option for OpenWRT firewall configuration, seems all work fine. What's the meaning of the different formats? _name option '_name' 'Don'\''t track NETBIOS Service' ...