[Noisebridge-discuss] Two Linksys WRT54GL routers to give away

Andrey Fedorov me at anfedorov.com
Tue Jun 28 21:45:53 UTC 2016


You can trade them in for up to $1.70 of Amazon credit
<https://www.amazon.com/gp/tradein/checkout/select-condition?ie=UTF8&asin=B000BTL0OA&ece=&ref_=trade_btn_dpx_pc_1>
...

On Tue, Jun 28, 2016 at 2:41 PM, Trent Robbins <robbintt at gmail.com> wrote:

> We shouldn't take these. They only support up to wireless g and we have
> had to discard them in the past. They are currently on the "no donate"
> list. If anyone wants them for personal use please feel free to speak up.
>
> Trent
>
>
> On Tuesday, June 28, 2016, Scotty Allen <scotty at scottyallen.com> wrote:
>
>> I don't want them myself, but they seem like a reasonable addition to our
>> hack shelves, so if you were going to chuck them, feel free to bring them
>> by Noisebridge. You can leave them on the black donations table to the left
>> of he elevator gate, below the satellite dishes.
>>
>> Cheers,
>>
>> Scotty
>> On Mon, Jun 27, 2016 at 7:09 PM Christian Kujau <lists at nerdbynature.de>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> Cleaning up my electronics box I found two Linksys WRT54GL v1.1
>>> routers that I don't need any more. Both are in working
>>> condition...kinda, so there's some backstory here:
>>>
>>> At one point in the past both routers stopped working, i.e. they would
>>> not boot any more, or only boot halfway and then stopped. One of them
>>> could be resuscitated with some reset magic[0] and it appears to work
>>> again, including Wifi and all. The other one I gave up on...but tried
>>> again to reset a few weeks later and it booted just fine and just worked,
>>> and is still working.
>>>
>>> Both are running on "Tomato by Shibby"[1] (v1.28, IIRC), because OpenWRT
>>> stopped building their newer releases for this router (or I couldn't find
>>> an image); you may want to upgrade to a current release of course.
>>>
>>> So, if anyone wants these devices, let me know and I can drop them off at
>>> Noisebridge, otherwise they'll go to meet their electronic maker.
>>>
>>> C.
>>>
>>> [0]
>>> https://wiki.openwrt.org/toh/linksys/wrt54g#kamikazewhite_russian_recovery
>>> [1] http://tomato.groov.pl/download/K26/
>>> --
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>>>
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