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toh:tp-link:tl-wdr4900 [2014/12/11 23:46] (current)
googol-1 [Supported Versions]
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 ===== Supported Versions ===== ===== Supported Versions =====
 ^ Version/​Model ^ S/N ^ Release Date ^ OpenWrt Version Supported ^ Model Specific Notes ^ ^ Version/​Model ^ S/N ^ Release Date ^ OpenWrt Version Supported ^ Model Specific Notes ^
-| v1.0 world-wide | - | 2013-01-22 | trunk [[https://​dev.openwrt.org/​changeset/​36051|r36051]]  ​| Freescale PPC w/2 Atheros radio chips 3 internal antennas (2.4Ghz) and 3 external antennas (5Ghz) | +| v1.0 world-wide | - | 2013-01-22 | Barrier Breaker 14.07 | Freescale PPC w/2 Atheros radio chips 3 internal antennas (2.4Ghz) and 3 external antennas (5Ghz) | 
-| v1.3 world-wide | - | 2013 | Barrier Breaker ​RC2 | http://​downloads.openwrt.org/​barrier_breaker/​14.07-rc2/​mpc85xx/​generic/​ | +| v1.3 world-wide | - | 2013 | Barrier Breaker ​14.07 | http://​downloads.openwrt.org/​barrier_breaker/​14.07/​mpc85xx/​generic/​ | 
-| v2.0 PRC only   | - | 2013-01-22 | trunk [[https://​dev.openwrt.org/​changeset/​39637|r39637]] ​| 6 external antennas, available in PRC only. http://​downloads.openwrt.org/​snapshots/trunk/ar71xx/ |+| v2.0 PRC only   | - | 2013-01-22 | Barrier Breaker 14.07 | 6 external antennas, available in PRC only. https://​downloads.openwrt.org/​barrier_breaker/14.07/ar71xx/generic/ |
  
-Barrier Breaker RC2 appears to work fine on v1.3. If you have success or problems with v1.0 or 2.0, please add information here, or post to forum. ​Note that BB RC2 comes without Luci (the Web GUI) preinstalled.+Note that BB 14.07 comes without Luci (the Web GUI) preinstalled.
  
 ===== Hardware ===== ===== Hardware =====
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 OpenWRT may be installed [[doc/​howto/​generic.flashing#​method.1via.oem.firmware|via OEM firmware]] on both versions. OpenWRT may be installed [[doc/​howto/​generic.flashing#​method.1via.oem.firmware|via OEM firmware]] on both versions.
  
-v1: [[http://​downloads.openwrt.org/​barrier_breaker/​14.07-rc2/​mpc85xx/​generic/​openwrt-mpc85xx-generic-tl-wdr4900-v1-squashfs-factory.bin|openwrt-mpc85xx-generic-tl-wdr4900-v1-squashfs-factory.bin ]]+v1: [[http://​downloads.openwrt.org/​barrier_breaker/​14.07/​mpc85xx/​generic/​openwrt-mpc85xx-generic-tl-wdr4900-v1-squashfs-factory.bin|openwrt-mpc85xx-generic-tl-wdr4900-v1-squashfs-factory.bin ]]
  
-      * August 2014: Barrier Breaker RC2 (and RC1) reported to work fine by different users (Luci not in RC) +v2: [[https://​downloads.openwrt.org/​barrier_breaker/14.07/ar71xx/generic/​openwrt-ar71xx-generic-tl-wdr4900-v2-squashfs-factory.bin|openwrt-ar71xx-generic-tl-wdr4900-v2-squashfs-factory.bin]]
-      * July 2014: Problems with unstable Trunk +
-      * June 2014: The latest known stable Trunk is r39430. +
- +
- +
-v2: [[http://​downloads.openwrt.org/​snapshots/trunk/​ar71xx/​openwrt-ar71xx-generic-tl-wdr4900-v2-squashfs-factory.bin|openwrt-ar71xx-generic-tl-wdr4900-v2-squashfs-factory.bin]]+
   * If you do not speak chinese and are not familiar with the standard TP-Link firmware, please see the screen shots below for help.   * If you do not speak chinese and are not familiar with the standard TP-Link firmware, please see the screen shots below for help.
  
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 === Pre-requisites === === Pre-requisites ===
  
-  * Copy a working & full OpenWrt sysupgrade image into your TFTP server folder (e.g: http://​downloads.openwrt.org/​snapshots/trunk/​mpc85xx/​openwrt-mpc85xx-generic-tl-wdr4900-v1-squashfs-sysupgrade.bin) so it will be found under the path /​wdr4900v1_tp_recovery.bin You can also use the image used for reverting to stock firmware if you prefer to do so, but it has to be placed under the same path.+  * Copy a working & full OpenWrt sysupgrade image into your TFTP server folder (e.g: https://​downloads.openwrt.org/​barrier_breaker/14.07/mpc85xx/generic/​openwrt-mpc85xx-generic-tl-wdr4900-v1-squashfs-sysupgrade.bin) so it will be found under the path /​wdr4900v1_tp_recovery.bin You can also use the image used for reverting to stock firmware if you prefer to do so, but it has to be placed under the same path.
   * A TFTP server started on your local machine on LAN address 192.168.0.66/​24.   * A TFTP server started on your local machine on LAN address 192.168.0.66/​24.
   * Connect your LAN-port to one of the routers LAN    * Connect your LAN-port to one of the routers LAN 
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 You can revert to stock firmware by following these steps: You can revert to stock firmware by following these steps:
  
-  * Download / copy with SCP or wget this firmware to the /tmp folder of the router: [[ftp://everbest.ftpserver.biz/Share/TP-Link/TL-WDR4900%20Firmware/​wdr4900nv1_en_3_14_1_up(130304)_beta.bin]]+  * Download / copy with SCP this firmware to the /tmp folder of the router: [[https://www.dropbox.com/sh/g8dyafqrato12pc/AADtSjx_MVot7asdqeRtvVVza?​dl=0]] 
 +  * Optionally check MD5 hash: 1148EFD09C6D9B07E6A01259A4EBEF72 
 +  * Rename to firmware.bin (less chance for spelling errors and unsupported characters)
   * Open a SSH session to the router, cd to /tmp   * Open a SSH session to the router, cd to /tmp
-  * Execute the following command: mtd -r write wdr4900nv1_en_3_14_1_up(130304)_beta.bin firmware+  * Execute the following command: mtd -r firmware.bin firmware
   * Wait until the router reboots   * Wait until the router reboots
  
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 {{:​media:​tplink_wdr4900v2_switch_vlan_tagg.jpg?​900}} {{:​media:​tplink_wdr4900v2_switch_vlan_tagg.jpg?​900}}
 +
 +
 +==== Port Mirroring ====
 +Hardware port mirroring is supported in v1/(v2?) FIXME
 +
 +Here's an example of configuring port mirroring in /​etc/​config/​network for mirroring port 1 to port 5
 +(You may need to restart the router for port mirroring changes to take effect):
 +<​code>​
 +
 +config switch
 + option name '​switch0'​
 + option reset '​1'​
 + option enable_vlan '​1'​
 + option enable_mirror_rx '​1'​
 + option enable_mirror_tx '​1'​
 + option mirror_source_port '​1'​
 + option mirror_monitor_port '​5'​
 +
 +</​code>​
  
 ===== Other Information Resources ===== ===== Other Information Resources =====
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