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toh:arcadyan:arv4518pw [2013/03/24 20:55]
noltari
toh:arcadyan:arv4518pw [2013/08/08 00:26] (current)
pteridium little updates
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There are two hardware revisions. The revision is in the bottom label: There are two hardware revisions. The revision is in the bottom label:
-- R01: only with backfire 10.03.1. Fixed in [[https://dev.openwrt.org/changeset/35352|R35352]].+- R01: Backfire 10.03.1, but without wifi. Doesn't work with Attitude Adjustment because nobody tested the patches. Full support since [[https://dev.openwrt.org/changeset/35352|R35352]].
-- R01A: all versions.+- R01A: Since Backfire 10.03.1.
-Although the boards seems to be identical the R01A has a independent crystal for the PCI bus in the bottom of the board, while the R01 uses the Danube 33MHz internal clock as blogic noted.+Although the boards seems to be identical, the R01A has a 33 MHz independent crystal for the PCI bus clock in the back side of the board, while the R01 uses the Danube 33MHz internal clock as blogic noted.
===== Hardware Highlights ===== ===== Hardware Highlights =====
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==== Openwrt status ==== ==== Openwrt status ====
  * ADSL modem is working with Annex A.   * ADSL modem is working with Annex A.
-  * FXS works and can be used with Asterisk, owsip daemon or [[http://code.google.com/p/danube-voip/|danube-voip]].+  * FXS works and can be used with Asterisk or [[http://code.google.com/p/danube-voip/|danube-voip]].
  * USB works.   * USB works.
-  * WIFI works since [[https://dev.openwrt.org/changeset/34939/trunk|R34939]].+  * WIFI works in trunk since [[https://dev.openwrt.org/changeset/34939/trunk|R34939]] and in AA since [[https://dev.openwrt.org/changeset/36510/|R36510]] 
 + 
 +Note: When using integrated ADSL the SoC runs very hot, so would be a good idea to replace the heatsink, while working only as a router the heat emission is low.
===== Installation ===== ===== Installation =====
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| **RAM size:** | 64 MiB DDR | | **RAM size:** | 64 MiB DDR |
| **WAN:** | 1x RJ11 | | **WAN:** | 1x RJ11 |
-| **Ethernet:** | Realtek RTL8306SD 4x LAN 10/100Mbit/s |+| **Ethernet:** | Realtek RTL8306SD 4x LAN 10/100Mbit/s with VLAN support|
| **Wireless:** | [[http://www.wikidevi.com/files/Atheros/specsheets/AR5007G_(AR2417).pdf | Atheros AR2417 (Nala), 802.11b/g 54MBit/s]]| | **Wireless:** | [[http://www.wikidevi.com/files/Atheros/specsheets/AR5007G_(AR2417).pdf | Atheros AR2417 (Nala), 802.11b/g 54MBit/s]]|
| **Phone:** | 2x FXS (TAE ports which provide POTS via a SIP gateway) | | **Phone:** | 2x FXS (TAE ports which provide POTS via a SIP gateway) |
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  * Recommended to make a backup of everything before starting, specially the "boot params" partition as it has the calibration info for wireless to work and the base MAC addres.   * Recommended to make a backup of everything before starting, specially the "boot params" partition as it has the calibration info for wireless to work and the base MAC addres.
  * This device comes from factory with [[doc:techref:bootloader:brnboot]] as bootloader. This bootloader can be used to load u-boot via uart and the xmodem protocol to ram, as a second stage bootloader.   * This device comes from factory with [[doc:techref:bootloader:brnboot]] as bootloader. This bootloader can be used to load u-boot via uart and the xmodem protocol to ram, as a second stage bootloader.
-  * Use target Lantiq GPON/XWAY, subtarget Danube, target profile ARV4518PW - SMC7908A.+  * Use target Lantiq GPON/XWAY, subtarget Danube, target profile ARV4518PWR01 or ARV4518PWR01A.
CPU info: CPU info:
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| LAN 4 | 0 | lan | | LAN 4 | 0 | lan |
| | 5 | Internal CPU port | | | 5 | Internal CPU port |
 +
 +==== LEDS ====
 +^ Name ^ Colour ^ Gpio ^
 +|Power| red|7|
 +|Power| green|2|
 +|Wifi| green|6|
 +|Adsl| green|4|
 +|Internet| green|5|
 +|Internet| red|8|
 +|Voip| green|100|
 +|Phone 1| green|101|
 +|Phone 2| green|102|
 +|Noname| Orange|103|
 +|USB| green|19|
 +|wps| Orange|104|
 +|wps| Green|105|
 +|wps| Red|106|
==== Photos ==== ==== Photos ====
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-===Layout for openwrt=== 
- 
-This is a possible layout for making a bit better use of the flash, possible if we replace brnboot with u-boot. This is hardcoded into the kernel, in the file 'mach-arv45xx.c' 
- 
-<code> 
-static struct mtd_partition arv45xx_partitions[] = 
-{ 
-        { 
-                .name  = "uboot", 
-                .offset = 0x0, 
-                .size  = 0x10000, 
-        }, 
-        { 
-                .name  = "uboot_env", 
-                .offset = 0x10000, 
-                .size  = 0x10000, 
-        }, 
-        { 
-                .name  = "linux", 
-                .offset = 0x20000, 
-                .size  = 0x3d0000, 
-        }, 
-        { 
-                .name  = "board_config", 
-                .offset = 0x3f0000, 
-                .size  = 0x10000, 
-        }, 
-} 
-</code> 
====UART boot==== ====UART boot====
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  * Then upload the uboot.asc version from uboot-lantiq-arv4518PW_ramboot.   * Then upload the uboot.asc version from uboot-lantiq-arv4518PW_ramboot.
 +
 +====TODO====
 +
 +  * Enable vlan support as default, like in some other boards.[[https://dev.openwrt.org/browser/branches/attitude_adjustment/target/linux/lantiq/base-files/etc/uci-defaults/network|UCI Defaults]]
 +
 +  * Add support for hardware revision R01 in Attitude Adjustment. Possible [[http://www.mediafire.com/?7csza44e5xcyocg|patch]].
 +
===== Tags ===== ===== Tags =====
-{{tag>FastEthernet 4Port USB ath5k 64RAM 4Flash MIPS32 24K ADSL2plus fx0 1radio}}+{{tag>FastEthernet 4Port USB ath5k 64RAM 4Flash MIPS32 24K ADSL2+ fxo 1WNIC lantiq danube}} 

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