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
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.
¿ : unknown (ALT+168; used for filtering reasons. Please avoid '?' and use '¿' instead)
¿ xxx : unknown, xxx is a qualified guess (only for non-dropdown fields)
- : not applicable / hardware not present
8, 16, 32 : different configurations available (',' = OR; use space after ',' to allow linebreaking)
WiFi AP, WiFi Router, Router, Travel Router, Travel Router - Battery powered, Range Extender, Single Board Computer, Modem, NAS, unknown, other
If 'other' → request new devicetype @wiki admin
Brand of the device
Too many to show here. If 'other' → request new Brand @wiki admin
no restrictions, anything is possible
empty (default) / v1 / v1, v2 / … (no restrictions, anything is possible)
Multiple entries (comma separated) allowed if same hardware specs. If hardware different (e.g. v1=32MB RAM; v2=64MB RAM) → add new dataentry-page.
Can you buy it TODAY? → Available <year-of-today>; DO NOT enter a year in the past!
Make sure to check multiple sites over the globe!
unknown 2020, unknown 2019, unknown 2018, Available 2020, Available 2019, Available 2018, Available 2017, Discontinued 2020, Discontinued 2019, Discontinued 2018, Discontinued 2017, Discontinued 2016, Discontinued 2015, Discontinued 2014, Discontinued 2013, Discontinued 2012, Discontinued 2011, Discontinued 2010, Discontinued
Website where this device can be purchased
website without http… and no deep link, just the website, eg. amazon.com. List multiple values comma separated.
Supported since commit
git commit, which provided first ever support for this device; “Birthpoint” of support
Values in this field link to pages explaining in detail what is unsupported and why, what the concequences are and what you can do about it.
List multiple values comma separated.
Keep the values as short as possible, don't write books in here!
CTRL+click for multiselect
TFTP, GUI, CLI, D-Link recovery GUI, unknown, other
Rename image to 'firmware.bin' before flashing.
SHORT (!) comments like “rename image to 'firmware.bin' before flashing.”
Single general picture (outside/case) to identify the device; Put more detail pictures (inside/PCB) on device page
1) Get picture from OEM website
(min 640×480; max 1280×720, max 1MB) 2) Store it in the OpenWrt wiki via the media-manager: media:toh:brand:brand_model_general_view.jpg 3) Get link to picture: Find picture in media manager, click on it, scroll down, copy the link 4) Add link to the dataentry. Do not link to OEM website, because that link may change.
Anything that's worth mentioning
Small formfactor (wallwart-sized)
The only restriction: Keep it SHORT! Put any detailed content which needs more space on the devicepage.
toh/hwdata/comtrend/comtrend_vg-8050.txt · Last modified: 2020/07/10 06:12 by tmomas