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Migration Required

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Migration Required!
An updated equivalent of this page needs to be created in the new Wiki.


Work in Progress

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Work in Progress!
This page is a continuous work in progress. You can edit this page to contribute information.


Locked

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Locked Page!
This page is read-only and cannot be edited. You should use it to retrieve content for new pages.


Under Construction

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Under Construction!
This page is currently under construction. You can edit the article to help completing it.


Important Information

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Important Information!
This section covers actions that might affect the security or performance of your device. Follow carefully.


Unverified Information

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Unverified Information!
This page or section contains unverified information. Remove this notice if you can ensure its correctness.


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Outdated Information!
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Historic information!
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Cleanup Required

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Cleanup Required!
This page or section needs cleanup. You can edit this page to fix wiki markup, redundant content or outdated information.


Dangerous

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Warning!
This section describes actions that might damage your device or firmware. Proceed with care!


Attention: Trunk!

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The development branch can contain experimental code that is under active development and should not be used for production environments. Snapshot images may support additional hardware; however, it is experimental, considered unstable, and sometimes won't compile.

Prebuilt snapshot images do not come with any web interface or GUI. You will need to be comfortable using a command line and remote shell to install one yourself → How to install LuCI


432 Warning

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This device is NOT RECOMMENDED for future use with OpenWrt due to low flash/ram.
DO NOT BUY DEVICES WITH 4MB FLASH / 32MB RAM if you intend to flash an up-to-date and secure OpenWrt version (18.06 or later) onto it! See 4/32 warning for details.

1) This device does not have sufficient resources (flash and/or RAM) to provide secure and reliable operation.
This means that even setting a password or changing simple network settings might not be possible any more, rendering the device effectively useless. See OpenWrt on 4/32 devices what you can do now.

2) OpenWrt support for this device will end after 2019.
19.07 will be the last official build for 4/32 devices. After 19.07, no further OpenWrt images will be built for 4/32 devices. See OpenWrt on 4/32 devices what you can do now.


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DO NOT BUY DEVICES WITH 4MB FLASH / 32MB RAM if you intend to flash an up-to-date and secure OpenWrt version (18.06 or later) onto it! See 4/32 warning for details.

1) 4/32 devices do not have sufficient resources (flash and/or RAM) to provide secure and reliable operation. See OpenWrt on 4/32 devices what you can do now.

2) OpenWrt support for 4/32 devices will end after 2019. After 19.07, no further OpenWrt images will be built for 4/32 devices. See OpenWrt on 4/32 devices what you can do now.


Broadcom Wireless

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Devices with Broadcom WiFi chipsets have limited OpenWrt supportability (due to limited FLOSS driver availability for Broadcom chips). Consider this when chosing a device to buy, or when deciding to flash OpenWrt on your device because it is listed as supported. See Broadcom WiFi for details.


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Devices with Broadcom WiFi chipsets have limited OpenWrt supportability (due to limited FLOSS driver availability for Broadcom chips). Consider this when chosing a device to buy, or when deciding to flash OpenWrt on your device because it is listed as supported. See Broadcom WiFi for details.


Broadcom DSL

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DSL will not work at all on devices with BCM63xx DSL chipset (due to unavailability of FLOSS driver for Broadcom chips). Consider this when chosing a device to buy, or when deciding to flash OpenWrt on your device because it is listed as supported.
See Broadcom DSL, Unsupported: DSL modem and Broadcom BCM63xx for details.


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DSL will not work at all on devices with BCM63xx DSL chipset (due to unavailability of FLOSS driver for Broadcom chips). Consider this when chosing a device to buy, or when deciding to flash OpenWrt on your device because it is listed as supported. See Broadcom DSL, Unsupported: DSL modem and Broadcom BCM63xx for details.


Upgrade packages

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Blindly upgrading packages (manually or via script) can lead you into all sorts of trouble.
Inform yourself before doing any upgrades, if it is safe to upgrade. Avoid upgrading core packages, build a new image instead.

If you do chose to upgrade packages, especially with a script: You have been warned. Don't complain on the forum and be ready to deal with the consequences yourself, such as manual dependency resolution and additional free space consumption, potentially leading to ABI-conflicts and soft-bricking.

See upgrade_packages for more information.


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meta/infobox/start.txt · Last modified: 2019/04/28 02:27 by vgaetera