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Linksys WAP300N

Linksys WAP300N simple wireless router which has 2 detachable antennas and 1 LAN connection.

Currently SoC is not supported.

Versions

Version/Model Launch Date S/N OpenWrt Version Supported Model Specific Notes
v1 201X-XX - - -

NOTE: Anything not included in model specific notes, or where a short comment couldn't be included on the notes.

Hardware Highlights

Ver CPU Ram Flash Network Wireless USB Serial JTag Wiki FCC
v1 Ralink RT6856F 64MiB 8MiB 1x WAN RT5592 No Yes notes Q87-WAP300N

Manufacturer's site: http://www.linksys.com/

Forum: https://forum.openwrt.org/viewtopic.php?id=???

Flash Layout

Please check out the article Flash.Layout. It contains an example and a couple of explanations.

Specific values you need

Bootloader tftp server IPv4 address FILL-IN
Bootloader MAC address (special) FILL-IN
Firmware tftp image Latest OpenWrt release (NOTE: Name must contain "tftp")
TFTP Transfer Window FILL-IN seconds
TFTP Window Start approximately FILL-IN seconds after power on
TFTP Client Required IP Address FILL-IN

Failsafe mode

Buttons

hardware.button on howto use and configure the hardware button(s).

The Linksys WAP300N has two buttons. They are Reset and Secure Easy Setup. Here, we merely name the buttons, so we can use them in the above Howto:

BUTTON Event
Reset reset
Secure Easy Setup ses

Hardware

Info

Instruction set: MIPS
Vendor: MediaTek
Bootloader: U-Boot / RedBoot / CFE / …
System-On-Chip: Ralink RT6856F
CPU @Frq MIPS @700MHz MIPS24KEc
Flash size: 8192 KiB
Flash Chip: MX25L64
RAM size: 64 MiB
RAM Chip: EM68B16
Wireless No1: RT5592N
Modem: none
USB: NO
Serial: Yes
JTAG: Probably Yes

Photos

Model Number

Front:

Photo of front of the casing

Back:

Photo of back of the casing

Opening the case

Note: This will void your warranty!

  • To remove the cover remove 3 plastic bumpers back of the device and screws.

img_20150507_135412.jpg

Main PCB

Photo of PCB

img_20150507_135046.jpg

Serial

port.serial general information about the serial port, serial port cable, etc.

How to connect to the Serial Port of this specific device:

Photo of PCB with markings

img_20150507_135030.jpg

JTAG

port.jtag general information about the JTAG port, JTAG cable, etc.

How to connect to the JTAG Port of this specific device:

Photo of PCB with markings

img_20150507_135030.jpg

Debricking

Bootloader Mods

Currently none.

Bootlogs

OEM bootlog

COPY HERE THE BOOTLOG WITH THE ORIGINAL FIRMWARE


OpenWrt bootlog

COPY HERE THE BOOTLOG ONCE OPENWRT IS INSTALLED AND RUNNING


Notes

Tags

toh/linksys/wap300n.txt · Last modified: 2015/12/14 14:21 by tmomas