|There is no preset password in OpenWrt! You need to set one at your first login per telnet or the WebUI.|
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As you can see here development, there are always two branches which are being actively worked on. OpenWrt trunk, which is bleeding edge, codename 'Barrier Breaker', and the current stable release. Do
cat /etc/bannerto see the exact revision. Use that information for bug reports and questions in the forum. Also use it, to look up information yourself: https://dev.openwrt.org/browser
Install one, e.g. LuCI.
There are three WebUIs available. All are FOSS, thus you can adapt each of them to your specific needs and likings.
By removing packages you installed after flashing OpenWrt onto your Router. You cannot remove packages on the SquashFS partition!
Please send reproducible bugs to our ticket system.
You can check yourself. The OpenWrt repositories are brows-able by web browser. E.g.
That be because the firewall-package comes with a configuration already. Certain user chains are created, and packets put into them. When you then later try to catch packets in the
INPUT chain, there won't be any, because they are being put into user chains (maybe something like
lan_input) before that.
Anytime you can type
iptables -Lto see how things are currently setup, but best thing is, to always know your own setup.
Unless you installed some other log daemons OpenWrt uses by default busybox-klogd and busybox-syslogd for logging. Both use the same circular buffer, which can be from to in size. Default is . Access with command
This scenario: https://forum.openwrt.org/viewtopic.php?pid=204297#p204297 has three solutions:
see above: Howto connect behind another router?
cp -f /rom/etc/config/firewall /etc/config/firewall /etc/init.d/firewall restart
On a 703n I do like this
root@OpenWrt:/# echo 1 >/sys/class/gpio/gpio8/value
root@OpenWrt:/# echo 0 >/sys/class/gpio/gpio8/value
Busybox-cronddoes not support the @reboot directive. Next best place to put @reboot jobs is