Ubiquiti UniFi AP PRO

Hardware

Architecture: MIPS
Vendor: Atheros
Bootloader: U-boot
System-On-Chip: Atheros (AR9344 rev2)
CPU Speed: 560MHz
Flash-Chip: ?
Flash size: ?
RAM: 128 MiB DDR
Wireless: AR9287?
Switch: AR8327 rev4
Ethernet ports: 2x Gigabit, 802.3af POE capable
USB: No 1)
Serial: Yes, settings
JTAG: Yes

Hardware Photo

Status

Since r34730 this device is supported in trunk and in future stable release.
Currently available as snapshot.

Installing a new Firmware Image

  1. Device get IP address from DHCP. If no DHCP, device will default to 192.168.1.20
  2. Login inside the AP with ssh ubnt@ip_address (password ubnt)
  3. Find the image like "openwrt-ar71xx-generic-ubnt-uap-pro-*-factory.bin" on openwrt binary repository and download inside /tmp.
  4. Use the ubiquity fwupgrade utils to reflash it:
    fwupdate.real -m openwrt-ar71xx-generic-ubnt-uap-pro-*-factory.bin -d
    

Proceed to First Login

Updating Firmware Image

  • Hold in the reset button whilst powering on the device. Wait until the ring alternately flashes between blue and white constantly
  • The device will default to 192.168.1.20 listening for TFTP connections
  • From a TFTP client transfer the openwrt image to 192.168.1.20
  • Once the transfer is complete wait for the device to reboot

Specific Configuration

The UniFi AP PRO led can be white or blue.

Static and flashing can be configured as follows.

  1. static, use 1 for on, 0 for off:
    echo 1 > /sys/class/leds/ubnt\:white\:dome/brightness
    echo 1 > /sys/class/leds/ubnt\:blue\:dome/brightness
    echo 0 > /sys/class/leds/ubnt\:white\:dome/brightness
    echo 0 > /sys/class/leds/ubnt\:blue\:dome/brightness
  2. blinking
    1. blinking on, interval 1000ms, orange led:
      echo timer > /sys/class/leds/ubnt\:white\:dome/trigger
      echo 1000 > /sys/class/leds/ubnt\:blue\:dome/delay_on
      echo 1000 > /sys/class/leds/ubnt\:blue\:dome/delay_off
    2. blinking off:
      echo 0 > /sys/class/leds/ubnt\:orange\:dome/delay_off
    3. configure in /etc/config/system:
      config 'led'
      	option 'sysfs' 'ubnt:white:dome'
      	option 'default' 0

See the UniFi page for how to flash the led based on network traffic.

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toh/ubiquiti/uappro.txt · Last modified: 2014/03/10 09:19 by armitasp