[TriLUG] Linksys long in the tooth?
ctalkobt at gmail.com
Mon Jan 14 15:26:56 EST 2008
My WRT54G (v6 blech) with the default firmware had to be reset
frequently for the wireless to work. Out of desperation I tried the
latest firmware update and it seems to have resolved the problem...
I'm not sure if the linksys hardware is bad - but their qa on the
firmware may be...
On Mon, 2008-01-14 at 12:24 -0500, Owen wrote:
> I currently have 2 Linksys WRT54GL's, one running the Linksys firmware
> and the other running OpenWRT and set up as a wireless bridge to the
> other little blue box. Both run very well and I've never had any issues,
> even though I routinely hammer the one running the Linksys firmware
> pretty hard with both wired and wireless traffic, and have torrent and
> VOIP traffic going over it.
> I had a Netgear device for quite a while (can't remember the model), but
> it seemed to "wear out" ... wireless network getting weaker all the
> time, more and more restarts required. Switched to the Linksys and the
> sun came out again.
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