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toh:compex:wp543 [2013/01/31 09:39]
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toh:compex:wp543 [2016/02/25 10:54] (current)
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 ===== Hardware info ===== ===== Hardware info =====
-| **Architecture:** | MIPS | +Architecture | MIPS | 
-| **Vendor:** | Atheros | +Vendor | Atheros | 
-| **Boot loader:​** ​| CFE | +^ Bootloader ​| CFE | 
-| **System-On-Chip:** | AR7130 | +System-On-Chip | AR7130 | 
-| **CPU Speed:** 300Mhz ​+CPU Speed | 300 Mhz 
-| **Flash size:** | 4 MB (up to 16MB)| +Flash size | 4 MB (up to 16 MB)| 
-| **RAM:** | 32 MB (Max 64MB) DDR SDRAM | +RAM | 32 MB (Max 64 MB) DDR SDRAM | 
-| **Wireless:** | 1 9.2mm MiniPCI slot , support all Compex MiniPCI cards | +Wireless | 1 × 9.2mm MiniPCI slot , support all Compex MiniPCI cards | 
-| **Ethernet:** | 1 10/100 Base-TX Ethernet Port (with Auto MDI/MDIX) | +Ethernet | 1 × 10/100 Base-TX Ethernet Port (with Auto MDI/MDIX) | 
-| **USB:** | 2 USB 2.0 ports (Optional) | +USB | 2 × USB 2.0 ports (optional) | 
-| **Serial:** | yes | +Serial | yes | 
-| **JTAG:** | yes |+JTAG | yes |
  
 ===== Installation ===== ===== Installation =====
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 ==== TFTP installation notes ==== ==== TFTP installation notes ====
  
-Set your ethernet interface into static mode (IP address 192.168.168.10,​ netmask 255.255.255.0,​ default gateway 192.168.168.1),​ put your router into **[[toh:​compex:​wp543#​restore.mode|Restore mode]]** and upload the firmware by TFTP using the following commands (replace XXXXXX with wp543):+Set your ethernet interface into static mode (IP address 192.168.168.10,​ netmask 255.255.255.0,​ default gateway 192.168.168.1),​ put your router into **[[toh:​compex:​wp543#​restore_mode|Restore mode]]** and upload the firmware by TFTP using the following commands (replace XXXXXX with wp543):
  
 <​code>​ <​code>​
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 Diagnostic LED will now stop blinking for a while; if the flashing procedure is successfully done, it will start blinking slowly. Now reboot your router manually (turn off - turn on) and OpenWrt will boot.  Diagnostic LED will now stop blinking for a while; if the flashing procedure is successfully done, it will start blinking slowly. Now reboot your router manually (turn off - turn on) and OpenWrt will boot. 
  
-===== Upgrading ​OpenWRT(on Compex Myloader) =====+===== Upgrading ​OpenWrt (on Compex Myloader=====
  
-== Minimum Requirement == +=== Minimum Requirement ​=== 
-1. Compex loader version 2.54 or above. +  -Compex loader version 2.54 or above. 
-2. OpenWRT will only be supported on WP543 with 4MB NOR flash and above. +  -OpenWRT will only be supported on WP543 with 4MB NOR flash and above. 
-3. Please ensure that the Ethernet connection is able to ping address = 192.168.168.1 +  -Please ensure that the Ethernet connection is able to ping address = 192.168.168.1 
-4. If there is a USB NAND flash available on board, you would need to change the loader configuration. Please refer to “what to do if there is a onboard NAND Flash”.+  -If there is a USB NAND flash available on board, you would need to change the loader configuration. Please refer to “what to do if there is a onboard NAND Flash”.
  
-== Compiling ​OpenWRT ​suitable for use on WP543 ==+=== Compiling ​OpenWrt ​suitable for use on WP543 ==
 +  - Getting source codes<​code bash> 
 +$ svn co -r 12448 https://​snv.openwrt.org/​openwrt/​trunk 
 +</​code>​ 
 +  - Apply patches from the files mod-wp543.tgz<​code bash> 
 +$ tar -zxvf mod-wp543.tgz 
 +$ cp -a mod-wp543/* trunk/ 
 +</​code>​ 
 +  - Compile<​code bash> 
 +$ cd trunk 
 +$ cp wp543.config .config 
 +$ make 
 +</​code>​OpenWrt Firmware will be in //​bin/​openwrt-ar71xx-wp543.bin//​
  
-1. Getting source codes +=== Uploading the OpenWrt ​firmware to WP543 running MyLoader v2.54.0717 ​===
->svn co –r 12448 https://​snv.openwrt.org/​openwrt/​trunk +
- +
-2. Apply patches from the files mod-wp543.tgz +
->tar zxvf mod-wp543.tgz +
->cp –a mod-wp543/* trunk/ +
- +
-3. Compile +
->cd trunk +
->cp wp543.config .config +
->make +
- +
-OpenWRT Firmware will be in bin/​openwrt-ar71xx-wp543.bin +
- +
-== Uploading the OpenWRT ​firmware to WP543 running MyLoader v2.54.0717 ==+
  
 a. Via Compex Firmware a. Via Compex Firmware
- +  ​*Put the AP in Firmware Upgrade mode and upload the file. 
-*Put the AP in Firmware Upgrade mode and upload the file. +  *This file is for WP543 with 4MB or 8MB NOR flash.
-*This file is for WP543 with 4MB or 8MB NOR flash.+
 b. Via TFTP b. Via TFTP
-*Go to the firmware upgrade mode (By pressing and hold the Reset button and plug-in the power adapter). +  ​*Go to the firmware upgrade mode (By pressing and hold the Reset button and plug-in the power adapter). 
-*Upload the OpenWRT ​image to the device (tftp i 192.168.168.1 put openwrt-ar71xx-wp543.bin)+  *Upload the OpenWrt ​image to the device (//$// **tftp -i 192.168.168.1 put openwrt-ar71xx-wp543.bin**)
  
 ===== Wireless ===== ===== Wireless =====
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 This page has been assembled from a number of different pages from the old wiki and the current wiki. Refer to them for more (possibly outdated) information. This page has been assembled from a number of different pages from the old wiki and the current wiki. Refer to them for more (possibly outdated) information.
  
-  *[[http://​www.compex.com.sg/​forum/​|Compex forum]] \\ +  *<del>[[http://​www.compex.com.sg/​forum/​|Compex forum]]</​del> ​\\ 
-  *[[http://​cpx.px.cz/​|Another Compex forum (CZ/ENG)]]+  *<del>[[http://​cpx.px.cz/​|Another Compex forum (CZ/ENG)]]</​del>​
  
  
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