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OpenWrt 15.05.1 - First Service Release - March 2016

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 CHAOS CALMER (15.05.1)
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  * 1 1/2 oz Gin            Shake with a glassful
  * 1/4 oz Triple Sec       of broken ice and pour
  * 3/4 oz Lime Juice       unstrained into a goblet.
  * 1 1/2 oz Orange Juice
  * 1 tsp. Grenadine Syrup
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The OpenWrt developers are proud to announce the minor fix release of OpenWrt Chaos Calmer.

Get OpenWrt Firmware at: http://archive.openwrt.org/chaos_calmer/15.05.1/

Highlights In OpenWrt 15.05.1

Some selected highlights of the service release are:

  • Linux kernel updated to version 3.18.23
  • Security fixes:
    • kernel: fix keyring reference leak (CVE-2016-0728)
    • openssl updated to 1.0.2f
    • hostapd security fixes
    • samba36 (CVE patches from 2015-12-16)
  • Update of netifd, procd, uci, rpcd, ubox & uhttpd
  • Driver updates
    • ledtrig-netdev: fix possible deadlock
    • bcm47xxpart: fix bcm53xx booting on NAND with badblocks
    • brcmfmac: fix getting/setting TX power, add stations dumping and support beamforming
    • 8139c: backport v4.3 fixes
    • backport spi layer fixes from v4.2+
    • solos-pci: increase headroom on RX
    • xrx200-net: fix port mirroring issues
    • update mac80211 (adding mt76)
  • Support for new devices:
    • Linksys WRT1900ACS (mvebu)
    • D-LINK DIR-615 rev. Ix (ar71xx)
    • LinkIt Smart7688 (ramips)
    • Gainstrong MiniBox v1.0 (ar71xx)
    • ZBT WG2626 (ramips)
    • TP-LINK TL-WR841N/ND v10 (ar71xx)
    • TL-WR741ND v5 (ar71xx)
    • WR740N v5.0 (ar71xx)
    • TP-LINK TL-WR941ND v6 international version (ar71xx)
  • Improved support for existing devices:
    • Netgear R8000: USB power and CPU speed
    • RapsberryPi: Add sysupgrade support
  • Kernel fixes
    • ramoverlay
    • multicast-to-unicast
    • ip6_fragment related skb_leak
  • Package fixes
    • igmpproxy: spurious restart issues

Have fun!

The OpenWrt developer team

releases/15.05/notes-15.05.1.txt · Last modified: 2018/01/06 15:48 by jow