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Segregating/Separating a device (ATT 3G Microcell) from internal network without using DMZ

I would like to put the ATT 3G Microcell in an isolated network from a network that has the rest of my devices, by which I mean I want the ATT 3G Microcell to only be able to access the Internet, but ...
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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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DD-WRT QoS traffic shaping sharing percentage of overall bandwidth

I'm using DD-WRT build 21402 on an Asus RT-N66U and I'd like to use QoS or some kind of traffic/bandwidth shaping to stop any one IP from using up more than 75% of the available bandwidth. I would ...
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How to setup two-way routing with Tomato Wireless Client mode (different subnets)

Currently I have a Netgear R7000 as my main router, with internet coming from a Moto Surfboard SB6141 Cable Modem. I have a Linksys E3000 running Toastman TomatoUSB connected to the R7000 as a ...
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Prioritize GotoMeeting audio

I am trying to prioritize GotoMeeting audio so that VOIP quality remains high when I'm in meetings even if other computers on the network are consuming a lot of bandwidth. I have enabled the QOS ...
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Computer on home network resolves host name to different IP addresses

I have a computer on my home network that is also accessible from the internet through a dyndns host name. When I am at home, I need the xxx.dyndns.org host name for my machine to resolve to an IP on ...
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Add a VLAN for virtual machines to Tomato USB

I've got an ASUS RTAC66U with Tomato Shibby 1.28 v115 installed. I've got some VMs with which I'm trying to replicate a set of servers, down to IP address to debug some stuff. I've set the VMs to ...
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Port Forwarding on a Tomato router with OpenVPN client enabled

When I enable the OpenVPN client on my Tomato-based router, port forwarding seems to not work anymore. I have an Asus RT-N16 router with this firmware installed: Tomato Firmware 1.28.0000 MIPSR2-115 ...
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Virtual Box Bridged Adapter Redirects to IIS

The setup: Router: TomatoUSB running on a RTN16 router is forwarding several ports to my Server. Server: Windows Server 2012 is host to several VirtualBox Ubuntu VMs. One VM, using NAT works great. ...
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Tomato firmware ver 1.28: A.P. mode security choices

Briefly, I was using Tomato ver 1.28 on my Linksys for over a year at my old house. Think it was set to AP mode and using WPA2. New house owner won't allow connect to main wireless router so I have to ...
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conntrack -L gives me 0.0.0.0 src & dest IPs on Tomato Shibby 1.28

Tomato Shibby doesn't come with conntrack-tools, so I compiled it myself by doing: TOMBASE="/home/user/tomato/release/src-rt/router" LIBNFNETLINK_LIBS="-L$TOMBASE/libnfnetlink/src/.libs -lnfnetlink" ...
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Tomato keeps asking for password

I flashed my router to Tomato a couple years ago and it's been great until I forwarded my website through it and started getting hit with loads of brute force attacks. That prompted me to enable ...
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Two router setup, two subnets, port forwarding

I'm running two routers and definately need seperate subnets. It's hooked up from a LAN port on the first to the WAN on the second. I'm unable to port forward from the internet to my second router. ...
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With iptables only allow certain outbound ports

Okay, I'm running a router with shibby tomato (linux based) v1.28-115 and have a bridge network setup (br1) that consists of a guest wifi. I want to only allow access to specific outbound ports... ...
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tomato firmware unstable when I am connected to Chromecast

I have an Asus RT-N12D1, and I installed the tomato firmware by shibby (tomato-K26-1.28.RT-N5x-MIPSR2-112-Max.trx and tomato-K26-1.28.RT-N5x-MIPSR2-114-Max.trx). However I found that the connection ...
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How to get tomato-like features on modern wifi hub?

I used to run tomato (shibby) on an asus wifi router, and it was great. I could: -- Run scripts on a schedule to modify iptables (e.g. block facebook at certain hours) -- Regulate bandwidth on a per ...
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Trying to setup complex router configuration

I have an Asus RT-AC66U that I'm trying to use to satisfy a set of four rules: 1-allow wired clients to access the internet 2-allow wireless clients to access wired clients (via tcp and udp) 3-DO NOT ...
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“GSM only” mode in modem settings in tomato router

I use Shibby tomato firmware in ASUS-N66U. I use the "3G modem" option in it for WAN. it was working fine till now with my SIM's 3G data plan. I would like to use only 2G data from now, is there any ...
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Computer no longer connecting wirelessly to router after Tomato clean install

I just installed Tomato firmware (details below) on my wireless-N router and everything appears to be working fine on the router's end. I can connect to the Internet properly with a wired (Ethernet) ...
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Joining two routers together, but I have no access to the second router, although I know it's IP address and Gateway

I have temporarily moved into a rented apartment for 4 months, which has wireless. The trouble I am having is that the access points here are wifi only and no RJ45 and I need to use RJ45 to connect ...
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Tomato firmware - how to setup public wifi with login page

I have flashed tomato firmware on my Linksys E3200 router. I want to setup a public wifi (no password) like Target free wifi: when user goes to any webpage for the first time he will be redirected to ...
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Connect Tomato router over WiFi to public VPN WiFi and keep local WiFi & LAN behind NAT?

I want to use my Tomato based router as a WiFi gateway to the outside world, but also use the internal WLAN SSID. The reason is that I have a couple of devices that I do not want to connect to the ...
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Poor wifi connection - PC: 5 bars, Router: 1 bar

I'm having some problems with my Wifi setup. In a nutshell sometimes the performance is fine, sometimes it's terrible. When it's bad it seems to oscillate quickly between good transfer and very poor ...
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Speed test wifi connection?

I'm having problems with my internet connection, and I'm pretty sure it's my ISP, but I'd like to rule out the wifi connection between my PC and router. According to InSSIDER the radio connection is ...
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Why did my router randomly assign wireless devices to br0 interface?

So I have a WRT54GL router with Tomato firmware on. I have few wireless devices on my network. Most of the time they work fine, but occasionally, some devices that were previously on router's eth1 ...
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How do I debug a WLAN issue?

Our home network consists of a Fritz!Box 7390 as ADSL modem/gateway and an old Linksys WRT54G running Tomato as additional access point. The latter is dumbed down to be nothing but an access point, ...
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How to use QoS on a Tomato router to share bandwidth evenly between computers on network?

I've been looking through the source code for the kernel packet scheduler, and I'm pretty sure I could code what I want manually, if necessary, but I'd love to know if it is possible without ...
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Subdomains for server behind NAT

I have server (ip: 192.168.1.2, openSUSE 12.2, Apache 2) behind router (ip: 192.168.1.1, TomatoUSB Toastman Build). I'm using FreeDNS (afraid.org) and I assigned subdomain (say x.afraid.org) to ...
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Disappearing DNS entry for VirtualBox instance: Tomato firmware on a Linksys router

My WRT54GL router running Tomato 1.28.1816 provides a DNS service to my network, and all devices have names which resolve forward and backward, including one VirtualBox virtual machine running 64 bit ...
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Can I/How to extend wifi range with WNR3500L(stock) and WRT54G(tomato)?

Some background: I live in an extremely wifi-busy area (after 5min of scanning inSSIDer shows ~40-50 APs). The way my apartment is laid out and wired is that wifi signal from/to my WRT54GL (with ...
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WRT54G router with tomato firmware doesn't connect to internet if Windows 8 PC is suspended

This problem began occurring within the past couple of days, and to my knowledge I made no changes to any hardware or to my network layout. I have a Windows 8 PC connected to a gigabit switch (D-Link ...
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Permanent outgoing SSH tunnel with TomatoUSB

I use SSH tunnel(s) from computers in my home to a remote server, in order to have secure connections and appear to be where I'm not (I live in Europe but want to access Netflix for example). The ...
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Restricting router bandwidth for others only when I need it

I work from home and I want to restrict bandwidth for the other computers in my home, but only when I need it. Otherwise, let them take all they want. All I can see is ways to restrict their bandwidth ...
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Extending a home wireless network using two routers running tomato

I have two Asus RT-N16 routers each flashed with Tomato (actually Tomato USB). UPSTAIRS: Router 'A' (located upstairs) is connected to the internet via the WAN port and connected via a LAN port to a ...
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Auto unrar script tomatousb for transmission web client

I am running the tomatoUSB custom firmware with the latest shibby mod on my Asus RT-n66u router. I have configured the transmission web interface that was preloaded and its up and running. Now I am ...
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Domain resolving to lan ip address under dynamic dns and tomato

I have recently begun hosting my personal website under a home server using dynamic dns. The domain is registered under Godaddy, and ZoneEdit as the dynamic dns manager. Everything works well till it ...
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Bridged Tomato network - problems with some devices on bridged wired segment

This is my network: Dotted lines indicate wireless connections, solid lines indicate Ethernet connections. I used two ASUS routers and Tomato to bridge my network. So I have have two wired ...
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Tomato VPN connect but cannot ping LAN IP

I've setup TomatoVPN using these settings on the server: TAP UDP 1194 Client address pool 10.10.9.1 -10.10.9.254 LAN clients are configured with 10.10.10.x I can connect from a remote client, but ...
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Does unbricking Asus RT N16 Router require extra hardware?

I bought a new Asus RT N16 router today. I am going to load Tomato USB on the router. If I brick the router during this process, do I need any extra hardware to unbrick the router? I read somewhere ...
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Is Samba “remote browse sync” possible across OpenVPN tunnel?

I'm connecting 2 TomatoUSB (Shibby build on WNR3500L v2) routers with an OpenVPN routed connection: ----------------------- ----------------------- | Router 1, subnet 20 | ...
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Tor relay using Tomato Shibby Mod?

I'm looking to buy a new router (probably ASUS RT-N16), and I'd like one that I can setup as a Tor relay. I'm not bothered about using Tor myself, so I don't need it to make connections for me via Tor ...
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Send magic packet when local IP is accessed

I have a Mac Mini with WOL enabled that's running a few media servers on different ports (8080 and 8082). In dd-wrt, by default, if the Mini was asleep, then attempting to access its static ip on one ...
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How do I get Tomato to use IPv6

My ISP provides native IPv6 and it works great when I connect directly with my macbook to the ethernet port. I get a ipv6 assigned and all IPv6-only sites works great. But when connecting through my ...
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Setting up ad blocking on the router?

Is it possible to block or remove ads (graphical as well as textual like Google text ads) on the level of the router? I have a Cisco Linksys WRT54GL with Tomato Firmware v1.28.1816. Basically I want ...
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How to set WAN side buffers for WRT54GL running Tomato Firmware

I've recently set up a machine running m0n0wall to try and fight buffer bloat and do some traffic shaping. It was more convenient (geographically speaking) to connect the cable modem directly to my ...
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Very slow internet with Linksys WRT54GL only in wireless mode (wired is OK)

I bought a new Cisco Linksys WRT54GL router to connect my laptop (running Windows 7) to the internet. I installed Tomato 1.28 firmware on the router. When I connect the laptop to the router via ...
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How can I have my Tomato router respond with a different address for a DNS query?

I am running Tomato software on my Asus router. I have a service that references my home server by its internet name "home.mydomain.com". When I am away from home, it works great as it resolves via ...
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Is an older router (b/g only) that supports DD-WRT or Tomato better than a new n supporting device?

I'm currently looking for a new router as my current one is dying and insecure. One of it's major problems is that it stopped getting updates from the manufacturer and doesn't support WPA2. Of the two ...
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WRT54GL Tomato Router in Client wireless mode to an iPhone Personal Hotspot

I am trying to connect a router with Tomato firmware to an iPhone 4. The goal is to connect to the Personal Hotspot in Client Wireless mode. This should allow wired and wireless users to connect to ...
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adsl modem/router with “ssh” server

Any recommendation re a good ADSL 2+ modem/router for home that has support for running an SSH server? Would ideally want the ssh support to include: custom port can be defined (not standard ssh ...