[Librecmc-devel] Asus ac5300

bo0od bo0od at riseup.net
Fri Nov 30 01:51:00 EST 2018


i see , np. i will buy new router based on librecmc maybe later next
year (gonna act as a lurker for the firmware development)

Thx alot for your time :)

Robert Call (Bob):
> On Thu, 2018-11-29 at 12:45 -0900, Christopher Howard wrote:
>> I leave the first question to others, but wanted to mention that
>> OpenVPN client is definitely doable, but not so well documented in
>> the official librecmc documentation. But the OpenVPN documentation
>> should help:
>>
>> https://openwrt.org/docs/guide-user/services/vpn/openvpn/client
>>
>> I did a layer 2 OpenVPN server/client in the past.
>>
>>
> https://gogs.librecmc.org/libreCMC/libreCMC/src/v1.4/docs/OpenVPN_Layer_2_Server.md
>>
>> However, Layer 2 is somewhat unusual approach, usually people want to
>> set up a Layer 3 OpenVPN server, and you weren't asking about servers
>> anyway.
>>
>> On Thu, 2018-11-29 at 21:29 +0000, bo0od wrote:
>>> Hi There,
>>>
>>> Im from Whonix Anonymous OS staff, and i found librecmc sucha great
>>> piece of software for the future.
>>>
>>> Im using Asus ac5300 with dd-wrt , but sadly i couldnt find it in
>>> the
>>> supported hardware with librecmc.
>>>
>>> so to make it supported, i can donate my router to your
>>> organization but
>>> will that be useful?
>>>
> 
> Thank you for your interest in the libreCMC project. Sadly, the
> libreCMC project won't be able to support this router in the
> foreseeable future. At a quick glance, this router uses Broadcom wifi
> chipsets that require non-free drivers / non-free loadable firmware
> blobs. At this point in time, there are no free software 802.11ac
> chipsets available.
> 
> Most of the routers that the project supports[1] use an ath9k based
> chipset for wifi or have a mini pci-e slot where a non-free wifi
> chipset can be replaced.
> 
> 
> [1] 
> https://gogs.librecmc.org/libreCMC/libreCMC/src/v1.4/docs/Supported_Hardware.md
> 
> --
> Robert Call (Bob)
> bob at librecmc.org
> https://librecmc.org
> 
> 
> _______________________________________________
> Librecmc-devel mailing list
> Librecmc-devel at lists.librecmc.org
> https://lists.librecmc.org/mailman/listinfo/librecmc-devel
> 



More information about the Librecmc-devel mailing list