[rescue] Wifi Bridge?
ajwdsp at cloud9.net
Sat May 21 14:13:06 CDT 2005
On May 19, 2005, at 1:01 PM, Wes Will wrote:
>> As to the person who bricked theirs, can't you unbrick
>> via the boot_wait setting and a tftp upload? The
>> OpenWRT docs make very clear that setting boot_wait is
>> a good thing and will let you recover from a lot of
>> problems without any case cracking.
> Can you please post a specific URL or other info for this? (I'll
> confess, I
> could likely dig it up, but ...)
> I have a recently "upgraded" sveasoft-mangled wart-54g, and not
> reading all
> of the fine print got me. I didn't notice the little bit about how
> updates might take after saving a change, and the other little bit
> not powering off or using the reset button after flashing the
> Poof. Instant Compound-W - no wart.
> I'm going to try OpenWRT if I can clear the firmware hang I created
> the reset switch. Recovering this would be a "nice" thing, but I'm no
> longer in a hurry. (Replaced the wart with a different box I had
> about, wasn't using most of the goodies in the new firmware yet
Try the Windows based restore tool with the original firmware. No
matter how borked the firmware seems to get, this tool seems to force
a reload.... well I've always had at least a pingable IP in the cases
I remember trying.
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