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 +====== Backfire 10.03 ======
  
 +The OpenWrt team will humbly like to announce the final version of the
 +10.03 release, codenamed Backfire.
 +
 +<​code>​
 +  _______ ​                    ​________ ​       __
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 + ​| ​  ​- ​  ​|| ​ _  |  -__|     ​|| ​ |  |  ||   ​_|| ​  _|
 + ​|_______|| ​  ​__|_____|__|__||________||__| ​ |____|
 +          |__| W I R E L E S S   F R E E D O M
 + ​Backfire (10.03, r20728) --------------------------
 +  * 1/3 shot Kahlua ​   In a shot glass, layer Kahlua
 +  * 1/3 shot Bailey'​s ​ on the bottom, then Bailey'​s,​
 +  * 1/3 shot Vodka     then Vodka.
 + ​---------------------------------------------------
 +</​code>​
 +
 +The OpenWrt 10.03 "​backfire"​ source code can be checked out at: ''​%%svn://​svn.openwrt.org/​openwrt/​branches/​backfire/​%%''​
 +
 +Further information on how to checkout the Backfire source code is found at: ''​%%https://​dev.openwrt.org/​wiki/​GetSource%%''​
 +
 +**Highlights and changes since last stable release:**
 +  * Linux 2.6.32 long term support kernel, uClibc 0.9.30
 +  * Support for mac80211 based drivers, such as ath5k, ath9k and b43
 +  * Support for alternative libc implementations
 +  * New web server "​uhttpd"​ (busybox httpd now disabled, as default)
 +  * Extended support for X.org with GTK+, QT etc.
 +  * New switch configuration format for Broadcom devices.\\ See: [[http://​wiki.openwrt.org/​doc/​uci/​network#​switch]]
 +  * New wpa-supplicant and hostapd multicall binary "​wpad"​
 +  * Initial mac80211 wireless support for Broadcom radios
 +  * Modular preinit system
 +  * Optional support for rootfs on external media
 +  * Support for the TRX v2 format required by newer devices such as the Linksys WRT54G3GV2-VF
 +  * New /​etc/​openwrt_release machine-readable file with detailed release version information
 +
 +**New platforms:​**
 +  * Atheros AP81: Ubiquiti Router Station Pro, TP-Link TL-WR1043ND,​ Netgear WNDR3700, etc. (ar71xx)
 +  * Broadcom ADSL modem/​router chipsets (brcm63xx)
 +  * Cavium Networks Octeon based boards (octeon)
 +  * Cobalt Networks MIPS-based ​ servers (cobalt)
 +  * Infineon Danube/​TwinPass with open DSL & VoIP drivers (ifxmips)
 +  * Ingenic XBurst: QI Ben NanoNote (xburst/​qi-lb60)
 +  * Intel Tolapai SoC (x86/​ep80579)
 +  * Marvell Kirkwood: SheevaPlug, GuruPlug, OpenRD... (kirkwood)
 +  * Marvell Orion SoC (orion)
 +
 +**Known Issues:**
 +  * Currently 5 GHz channels do not work with mac80211 based drivers due to DFS regulatory issues.
 +
 +More detailed information available at: ''​%%https://​dev.openwrt.org/​milestone/​Backfire%2010.03%%''​
 +
 +Special thanks to marcant.net for offering buildbot assistance
 +
 +Yours truly,​\\ ​
 +--\\ 
 +The release ​ management team\\ ​
 +Andy Boyett & Nicolas Thill
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