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====== Ubiquiti Nanostation M5 ====== ====== Ubiquiti Nanostation M5 ======
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 +| {{:meta:icons:tango:48px-dialog-warning.svg.png?nolink}} | Warning! Currently Nanostation M5 models from 2014 aren't supported! If you try to flash them you will brick your device.  |
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 +===== Old boards vs new boards =====
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 +From the beginning of 2014 Ubiquiti has released new model of Nanostaion M5 devices (old boards use ar724x chip while new ones are using ar934x chip).
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 +New Ubiquiti Nanostation M5 [[http://www.ubnt.com/download#NanoStation:M5|firmware page]] devices use **xv** firmware image, while older use **xm** image.
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 +==== Installation procedure ====
The installation procedure is the same as for the old [[NanoStation]] 5 but you have to use this image: The installation procedure is the same as for the old [[NanoStation]] 5 but you have to use this image:
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Then tftp the image to 192.168.1.20 following the instructions at the [[:doc:howto:generic.flashing.tftp#bootloader.contains.tftp.server|Installing OpenWrt via TFTP]] page. Then tftp the image to 192.168.1.20 following the instructions at the [[:doc:howto:generic.flashing.tftp#bootloader.contains.tftp.server|Installing OpenWrt via TFTP]] page.
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 +
 +==== POE passtrough ====
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 +In CLI this will work to change the poe pass trough instantly without rebooting or waiting for config to apply. [[https://www.mail-archive.com/openwrt-devel@lists.openwrt.org/msg04606.html|Email]] from development mailing list.
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 +to switch the poe pass trough on use this:
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 +<code>echo 8 1 1 > /proc/gpio/system_led</code>
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 +to switch the poe pass trough off use this:
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 +<code>echo 8 1 0 > /proc/gpio/system_led</code>
 +
 +==== Boot message ====
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 +Boot messages from Nanostation M5 Loco:
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 +<code>
 +U-Boot 1.1.4.2-s564 (Jul 19 2012 - 10:41:56)
 +
 +Board: Ubiquiti Networks XM board (rev 1.0 e0a5)
 +DRAM:  32 MB
 +Flash:  8 MB
 +PCIe WLAN Module found (#1).
 +Net:  eth0, eth1
 +Hit any key to stop autoboot:  0
 +## Booting image at 9f050000 ...
 +  Image Name:  MIPS OpenWrt Linux-3.3.8
 +  Created:      2014-01-15  15:39:31 UTC
 +  Image Type:  MIPS Linux Kernel Image (lzma compressed)
 +  Data Size:    929404 Bytes = 907.6 kB
 +  Load Address: 80060000
 +  Entry Point:  80060000
 +  Verifying Checksum ... OK
 +  Uncompressing Kernel Image ... OK
 +
 +Starting kernel ...
 +</code>

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