I've had a Linksys WRT54GS for the past 2 years now, and although I
always find it fun to run Linux on any embedded device I can, putting
DD-WRT on the router has made it ten times more useful to me. I found
the original firmware lacking, buggy and unreliable. DD-WRT is much more
stable and configurable. Being able to SSH
into my LAN router from home has alone come in incredibly handy over the
On Tue, Apr 14, 2009 at 12:54:47PM +0100, Patrick O'Doherty wrote:
> DD-WRT is great, I was able to use it to turn a WAP54G (otherwise quite
> limited in what it can do) into a wireless repeater which works great. It
> really allows you to do a lot more with your device and I've never had any
> problems with it.
>> 2009/4/14 Pádraig Brady <P at draigbrady.com>
>> > Darragh Bailey wrote:
> > >
> > > Care to elaborate on the issues you experienced? Was it stability,
> > > capabilities, or just the default management tools?
> > I used the extra functionality provided by DD-WRT
> > to increase the transmission power as seen here:
> > http://www.pixelbeat.org/systems/WDS/> >
> > The original firmware that came with the device
> > was very minimal and the web config interface
> > had issues with firefox IIRC.
> > cheers,
> > Pádraig.
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