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Unsupported: USB

Pages in the unsupported: namespace are intended to deliver general information about an “unsupported” status. They should help users to better understand the reasons and the consequences of this “unsupported”.

Since these pages can be reached via a dataentries of very different devices, the descriptions should be of general nature, or cover all the different devices affected by this “unsupported”. They shall not describe any device specifics.

  1. What does it mean, “USB unsupported”?
    • This means that USB will not work, you can not use the USB port(s) on your device with OpenWrt.
  2. What is the reason for the unsupported status?
    • no Open Source driver available
    • …list other reasons/SoCs…
  3. What consequences does this have in regards to your expectations?
    • Expectation: Fully working USB at UHS™1)
    • Reality: You can not use the USB part of your device in any way.
  4. Will this status change over time? If yes, in what timeframe?
    • Nobody knows. Search the forum for current USB support status of your device
  5. What can you do now?
    • Easy / Short term: Get a device where USB is supported by OpenWrt
    • Hard / Long term: ?
  6. Where can you find more information about current support status?

Devices with USB unsupported status

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Unbelievably High Speed
unsupported/usb.txt · Last modified: 2018/03/18 11:34 by tmomas