Changes between Version 4 and Version 5 of LinksysWRT610N


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Timestamp:
Sep 5, 2011, 12:49:22 AM (8 years ago)
Author:
shinton@…
Comment:

Update plugin to kernel version 3.0.3, reword disclaimer

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  • LinksysWRT610N

    v4 v5  
    1 = Linksys WRT610Nv2 =
     1= LINKSYS WRT610N-V2 =
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    33The linksys WRT610Nv2 is now supported on debwrt, at this time no images will be provided. You must compile for yourself using the plugin included below.
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    5    * broadcom-wl utilities (wl, wlc & nas) are used to configure the wireless adapter.
     5** Please note that the broadcom gmac driver is not covered by a GPL compliant licence. Use of it in any way is done so at your own discretion.
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    7 ** Please note that the broadcom gmac driver is not covered by a GPL compliant licence. Use of it in any way is done so at your own discretion.
     7See thread [http://www.debwrt.net/forum/hardware-group3/other-devices-forum6/support-for-wrt610nv2-thread9/ here] for support discussion.
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    99= Compiling From Source =
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    1111Follow instructions [http://dev.debwrt.net/wiki/DebWrtSvn/ here] with a few modifications:
    12 1. After checking out the DebWrt Build Environment, download and extract the attached archive to the plugins directory. [http://dl.dropbox.com/u/29682150/brcm4716-plugin-20110614.tar.gz brcm4716-plugin-20110614.tar.gz]
     121. After checking out the DebWrt Build Environment, download and extract the attached archive to the plugins directory. [http://dl.dropbox.com/u/29682150/brcm4716-plugin-3.0.3-040911.tar.gz brcm4716-plugin-3.0.3-040911.tar.gz]
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    14142. Follow the rest of the instructions as shown on the above link.
     
    1717**General notes about the modified source files (the ones in the above archive)
    1818- The new plugin facility automatically patches the DebWrt config files to create brcm4716 based device targets as well as select all required packages and options.
     19- Other brcm4716 based devices which are supported by the plugin include the Linksys E3000v1 and the Asus RT-N16.
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     21*AT THIS TIME ONLY THE RT-N16 HAS BEEN CONFIRMED TO BE WORKING, IF YOU HAVE SUCCESS ON EITHER THE WRT610N-V2 OR THE E3000-V1 PLEASE POST YOUR RESULTS IN THE FORUM*