Linux distribution primarily targeted at routing on embedded devices.

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Setting up a wireless bridge with OpenWrt

I want to connect my printer to my local network (10.20.1.1) but there's no cable running to its location. So as a solution I want to put a router next to it, connect that router to the local network ...
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Cant use host-only adapter and bridged adapter at the same time virtual-box

I want to create a virtual network that real devices can connect to using virtual box. I have 2 routers I am bridging to virtual firmware. I have servers also running on vm's and would like to be able ...
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D-Link DIR-300 with OpenWRT - How to access bootloader?

I have D-Link DIR-300 (Rev.A1) flashed with OpenWRT "BARRIER BREAKER" (Bleeding Edge, r41531) firmware. Flashing was done according to guide at http://wiki.openwrt.org/toh/d-link/dir-300 Unfortunalty ...
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How to configure OpenWRT to route IPv6 traffics?

I recently bought a router and flashed OpenWRT, with kmod-ipv6 and radvd installed. I was trying to set up IPv6 connections, but I can only ping ipv6.google.com from the router, not the computers ...
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How to recover my router

I was trying to create wireless mesh network on linksys wrt54gl and changed the subnet mask to 255.255.255.255 by mistake. Now I can't access my router. The reset is not working since I flashed the ...
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OpenWRT wget in background

I start first script /etc/rc.local : sh /root/script1.sh & In file /root/script1.sh I connect by wget to server (while for tries) And after it I run : # say hello tries=1 while [ 1 ]; do ...
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Use router as external high powered Wi-Fi adapter

I need a powerful external Wi-Fi adapter for a couple of days. I heard that some types of router support this mode, allowing me to connect the router to my notebook and just use it as an external ...
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How to find the static ip address of my router?

I bricked my Linksys WRT54GS router when trying to change the firmware on it from dd-wrt to open-wrt. In order to unbrick it, I need to be able to do an ftp transfer to it. The problem is that it ...
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How to skip pushing the default gateway via DHCP in OpenWRT?

I have a router with OpenWRT that I want to resolve IP addressing with DHCP without setting a default gateway. I have added a DHCP-Option parameter with value 3,0.0.0.0 that is supposed to set the ...
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Accessing Router deployed at remote location using VPN

I am new to Networking and need help with some problems. I have Setup a router with OPEN-WRT and/or DDWRT which have VPN clients inside them. I studied many VPN concepts and came to know about site ...
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openwrt prevent device from connecting to certain open wifi?

I am working on a small project with my Tp-Link MR3040 using barrier breaker. I am using the command iw wlan0 connect any which will connect to any open WiFi network. Where I currently live, Time ...
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Mirroring all router traffic (openwrt) to a snort sensor?

I want to mirror all traffic (also VPN, WLAN, WAN) from a consumer router (TPLink WR1043ND v.1.x) to a snort sensor located in the same network, but without extra hardware! The mirroring has to be ...
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Proxy System On OpenWRT

I'm looking for advice for a project I'm working on. I Have a router running openWRT. I am trying to setup a proxy system at my school. The School blocks everything, and I want to host a separate WiFi ...
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Delay in playing(recording?) real time raw audio in LINUX

I'm developing OpenWrt device which sends audio data to network but I have issues in the early beginning. I'm trying to find which cause delay in playing (or maybe recording, but more probably ...
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OpenWRT WPA2-Enterprise & RADIUS - config is not applied

i'm currently using OpenWrt Backfire 10.03 on an Asus WL-500G Premium v1. Scenario is like that: AP should connect to a RADIUS server via wired ethernet and perform authentication requests. I'm ...
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How to shut down openwrt without corrupting file systems?

I have a small box running OpenWRT (it's actually a Wifi Pineapple). It has an internal file system on the microsd. If I plug in a USB drive with a formatted ext3 file system, then the drive is ...
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Wan as usb in openwrt

I have an adsl modem Zte zxdsl 831 series and internet usb port from it. When I put this usb into my windows xp laptop then internet appears in laptop. But I want to connect modem to my router instead ...
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Can I use openwrt on non wireless machine?

I own tiny mini-itx pc, which I want to use as home router & server (samba, cups, torrent etc.). It dosen't have wireless card, whole network is wired only. Can I use OpenWRT x86 for this?
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OpenWRT: basic network configuration

Just installed OpenWRT 12.09 in my router, but became a little confusing about interfaces/bridges/vlans, please help me to understand! After my first boot, I logged in and setted my root password, ...
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Ethernet link going up/down repeatedly

I have a TP-Link TL-WR841ND router with OpenWRT connected to an ADSL modem. The problem is that it often happens that the ethernet link starts going up and down repeatedly and the Internet connection ...
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How to force manual reconnect in OpenWRT PPPoE connection mode?

I have a WRT54GL running OpenWRT 10.03.1 ("Backfire"). The router is set in the PPPoE mode, which is connected via Ethernet to the DSL modem. In order to change my external IP, I need to reset ...
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“Destination port unreachable” when pinging computer in another subnet

In my home network, I connect to the Internet through a router (192.168.1.1). I also have another router (192.168.1.15, 192.168.2.1), this one using OpenWRT, configured as a wireless client. One of my ...
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OpenWRT: Share openvpn connection with network

I want to tunnel all the traffic of my network through an openvpn connection running on my openwrt router.. Openvon is installed on the OpenWRT router. It is possible to connect to the openvpn server ...
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openwrt with virtualbox: client can't access internet

I'm experimenting with OpenWrt on VirtualBox. So here is what I have: openwrt VM Adapter 1 is bridged. Gets 192.168.1.x address from my actual router. Adapter 2 is local network "openwrt-lan". ...
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Firmware:What can I do with dd-wrt/merlin/tomato that I cant do with ios 12.4/15.1?

Was thinking about getting the linksus wrt1900ac when it comes out but I already have a few 2811 routers. Curious as to what the wrt firmware offers that is different from ios. I'd like something for ...
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How can I route Host traffic through Guest VM?

I am wanting to test out OpenWRT, and I am using VirtualBox on windows to muck around with it. Is there anyway I can route the host traffic through the guest openwrt VM? The openWRT VM has the lan ...
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OpenWRT ping request timed out

I've installed OpenWRT (OpenWrt Attitude Adjustment 12.09-rc1 / LuCI Trunk (svn-r268), kernel 3.3.8) on D-LINK DIR-320NRU. Internet connection uses PPPOE and works fine. The problem is that I can't ...
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OpenWRT: Forward traffic to non private IP address space through VPN

I am running an OpenWRT router which establishes an VPN connection via OpenVPN and routes all traffic through the VPN. The OpenWRT router is behind another router, which establish the internet ...
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OpenWrt router acting just as a switch with another WAN from wifi client

I have here this networking problem I can't figure out. My situation is following: ADSL cable connection to WAN, provider's router/modem (some Zyxel), DHCP running, original firmware, not possible ...
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How do I get the platform from OpenWRT?

I want to do an upgrade to an OpenWRT router. I know how to run sysupgrade on it to upgrade it, but how do I find the platform I'm running to download a newer version from, ...
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vpn with dynamic ddns update ip

I am using openvpn in linux in a router which has openwrt. My problem is that every day ,in order for the vpn to work,I have to change manually my IP from the noip account. I am using an ...
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openvpn no access - No route to host

I am using a router (openwrt) as server. route -n (before VPN): Destination Gateway Genmask Flags Metric Ref Use Iface 0.0.0.0 192.168.1.254 0.0.0.0 UG 0 ...
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vpn using dynamic DNS connected but no internet (openwrt router as server)

I have setup a router as server with openwrt. I have added the Dynamic DNS configuration.(I created an account with noip) When I try to connect through openvpn (in a free wifi) , I am using my domain ...
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Bridged routers - can route one way but not the other

I have a SKY router (D-Link DSL-2640S) which is my main router and a TP-Link TL-MR34220 which is connected wirelessly to the SKY one. I have OpenWRT on the TP-Link. I have a Raspberry Pi and a WD ...
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How to route traffic originating from a specific interface?

On my OpenWRT router I have three interfaces, a WAN interface wan, a LAN interface eth0, and a OpenVPN interface tun0. I want to route all traffic originating from eth0 to a particular IP address ...
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Default gateway is lost

A weird thing is happening here. I am using TPLINK WDR3600 as server, which is connected through Ethernet with a modem in bridge mode. I use 2 PCs and a cell phone on my LAN. Something is happening ...
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IP reservation valid beyond DHCP

In my home network, can I reserve a certain IP to a specific device, preventing that it can be assigned to other devices? Usually routers allow IP reservation on DHCP, but if someone changes the ...
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cannot connect wireless to openwrt

I am using a modem at bridge mode and WDR3600 as openwrt router. .I have a cable from modems LAN to WDRs WAN and a cable from WDR to pc. I have connection via cable. From 192.168.1.1 when I select to ...
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openwrt can ping from router but not outside

I setup TPLINK WDR3600 with openwrt firmware. I have a modem (192.168.1.253) which I set it to bridge mode and I use a cable from this LAN to the WDR WAN (192.168.1.1). And another cable from WDR to ...
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Reconfigure WR1043ND as bridge

I have a OpenWRT router upstairs that I want to use as a bridge. I googled a lot and so far this is what my network config is looking like... root@OpenWrt:~# cat /etc/config/network config interface ...
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OpenWRT or Zeroshell Proxy on SBC

I have a SoHo network and I want to make it ultra secure for business related intellectual property. My idea is to take a dual Ethernet single board computer/embedded micro-controller and install it ...
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OpenWRT regular connection resets

I have regular (2 times per hour) connection resets on the 'wan' interface of my OpenWRT 12.09 (r36088) router (D-Link DIR-615 D3): netifd: Interface 'wan' has lost the connection I have already ...
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Cannot telnet into 3Com Router

I'm trying to install OpenWRT on an old 3Com 3CRWER200-75 router (as described here). However, the router does not seem to have any open ports other than the http (80), and specifically port 9000 is ...
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OpenWRT: Routing between LAN and OpenVPN

So, this is the current situation: There is an OpenVPN-Server in the internet, there is an OpenWRT-Router at my place. The router is connected to the VPN as a client. I want the router to behave ...
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WRTU54G-TM router with 3rd party firmware; Can custom firmware include stock binary portions?

I've been doing a lot of reading online about the Linksys WRTU54G-TM router model that I now own. It seems getting a custom firmware onto it is not a problem. But no one is talking about retaining the ...
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Is it possible to reject incoming UDP packets when the downlink is congested?

As I understand outgoing packets of any transport protocol can be prioritised, but of TCP, UDP, and SCTP, only TCP and SCTP have congestion control allowing their incoming packets to be prioritised as ...
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How to detect programatically which ethernet ports are connected to another device?

I'm writing a simple script for OpenWrt on TP-Link TL-WR841ND that turns wifi on/off if there are any devices connected to LAN. Currently it checks the list of DHCP leases to detect this. But it's not ...
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OpenWRT - Bandwidth limit per client

I want to limit bandwidth on my openwrt router's wlan interface, but per client. Imagine you have 3 laptops connected. Each of them should only get 1/3 of the maximum speed. Is it possible somehow? ...
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Windows 7 cannot connect to Samba on OpenWRT with a login and password

I have a Samba server configured running on an OpenWRT router. It makes several shares available accessible to anyone (as guests), some even allow writing. This all works fine. Now, I'd like to add ...
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How to use sshuttle on a router running openwrt?

I'm using a TP-Link TL-WR1043ND router running OpenWrt and Gargoyle. I'd like to forward all traffic from my local network (served by the router) to a remote server transparently. Essentially as a ...