Posts with the tag Routers

AVM FRITZ!Box 7490

Hardware Components

  • SoC: Lantiq GRX388 - Feature-rich SoC for 2x2/3x3 WLAN, 3xGE Gateway
  • Modem: Lantiq VRX318 - ADSL2/2+/VDSL Transceiver and Line Drive
  • WiFi: Qualcomm Atheros QCA9880 - 3-stream 802.11ac radio solution

Network Call Monitor

http://www.wehavemorefun.de/fritzbox/Callmonitor

Activate the feature by calling:

#96*5*    activate call monitor support
#96*4*  deactivate call monitor support

Then you...

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OpenWrt on a TP-Link TL-WDR4900 Router

The TL-WDR4900 is a Gigabit router made by the Chinese network equipment producer TP-Link.

Hardware Information

CPU Flash RAM Network WAN USB Serial
P1014 16MB 128MB 4x1 GigE 1x1 GigE x2 v2.0 Yes

The most important chips:

  • CPU: Freescale Semiconductor P1014
  • Switch: Atheros AR8327N
  • WiFi:
    • 2.4 GHz: Atheros AR9381
    • 5 GHz: Atheros AR9580

The power supply of this device has...

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OpenWrt on a TP-Link TL-WDR4300 Router

The TL-WDR4300 is an up-to-date router of the Chinese network equipment producer TP-Link.

CPU Flash RAM Network WAN USB Serial JTag
AR9344 8MB 128MB 4x1 GigE 1x1 GigE x2 v2.0 Yes Yes

I'm replacing my TP-Link TL-WR1043ND with that newer and faster model. Most of the hints and tricks for OpenWrt on the TL-WR1043ND given on that page still work for this...

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OpenWrt on a TP-Link TL-MR3020 Router

This is a really compact and cheap router to take with you to hotels etc. to secure your internet access via VPN or redistribute a network.

The Hardware

You can get some information on the used hardware from my /proc/cpuinfo, /proc/meminfo and dmesg.

I put some photos I made of...

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Private Subnet with Ubuntu as Router

Suppose we have the following setup:

  • A Computer with Ubuntu installed and two physical network interfaces (might also be virtual, but that's advanced)
  • We have an internet connection on this computer set up and working. Internet traffic goes out (and in) on the network interface eth2
  • We want to create a private subnet
  • The...

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