r15279 kills DIR-825 wireless, breaks caldata

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tatsuya46
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PostPosted: Sun Sep 26, 2010 23:24    Post subject: r15279 kills DIR-825 wireless, breaks caldata Reply with quote
Title says, stay away from this till its fixed. On DIR-825 B1 the 2.4 GHz radio is completely GONE, DD-WRT only sees ath0 as the 5 GHz radio thats it, even after resets and reflashes back to 14929...

Great..

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[QUALCOMM ATHEROS] D-Link DIR-825 B1 -----------> DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/15/14) std - build 25648
[QUALCOMM ATHEROS] TP-LINK TL-WDR4900 v1.3 --> DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/20/14) std - build 25684 (private test)
[QUALCOMM ATHEROS] NETGEAR WNDR3700 v1 -----> DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/20/14) std - build 25684 (private test)
[QUALCOMM ATHEROS] NETGEAR WNDR4300 v1 -----> DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/20/14) std - build 25684 (private test)

LATEST FIRMWARE(S) --> ftp://ftp.dd-wrt.com/betas/
Qualcomm Atheros Wi-Fi Settings --> http://dd-wrt.com/wiki/index.php/QCA_wireless_settings
Qualcomm Atheros Client/Repeater Bridge --> http://dd-wrt.com/wiki/index.php/Repeater_Bridge#Qualcomm_Atheros

BrainSlayer wrote:
we just do it since we do not like any restrictions enforced by stupid cocaine snorting managers


Last edited by tatsuya46 on Tue Sep 28, 2010 5:51; edited 2 times in total
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 27, 2010 3:16    Post subject: Reply with quote
After 15+ tries I managed to save my (well now my friend's) DIR-825 with caldata restore, all DIR-825 users do NOT flash 15279!
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[QUALCOMM ATHEROS] D-Link DIR-825 B1 -----------> DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/15/14) std - build 25648
[QUALCOMM ATHEROS] TP-LINK TL-WDR4900 v1.3 --> DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/20/14) std - build 25684 (private test)
[QUALCOMM ATHEROS] NETGEAR WNDR3700 v1 -----> DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/20/14) std - build 25684 (private test)
[QUALCOMM ATHEROS] NETGEAR WNDR4300 v1 -----> DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/20/14) std - build 25684 (private test)

LATEST FIRMWARE(S) --> ftp://ftp.dd-wrt.com/betas/
Qualcomm Atheros Wi-Fi Settings --> http://dd-wrt.com/wiki/index.php/QCA_wireless_settings
Qualcomm Atheros Client/Repeater Bridge --> http://dd-wrt.com/wiki/index.php/Repeater_Bridge#Qualcomm_Atheros

BrainSlayer wrote:
we just do it since we do not like any restrictions enforced by stupid cocaine snorting managers
LOM
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 27, 2010 14:10    Post subject: Reply with quote
Firmware is too big - overflowing into the caldata area.
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 27, 2010 16:30    Post subject: Reply with quote
Its an 8MB flash router is it not?
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[QUALCOMM ATHEROS] D-Link DIR-825 B1 -----------> DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/15/14) std - build 25648
[QUALCOMM ATHEROS] TP-LINK TL-WDR4900 v1.3 --> DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/20/14) std - build 25684 (private test)
[QUALCOMM ATHEROS] NETGEAR WNDR3700 v1 -----> DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/20/14) std - build 25684 (private test)
[QUALCOMM ATHEROS] NETGEAR WNDR4300 v1 -----> DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/20/14) std - build 25684 (private test)

LATEST FIRMWARE(S) --> ftp://ftp.dd-wrt.com/betas/
Qualcomm Atheros Wi-Fi Settings --> http://dd-wrt.com/wiki/index.php/QCA_wireless_settings
Qualcomm Atheros Client/Repeater Bridge --> http://dd-wrt.com/wiki/index.php/Repeater_Bridge#Qualcomm_Atheros

BrainSlayer wrote:
we just do it since we do not like any restrictions enforced by stupid cocaine snorting managers
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 27, 2010 16:33    Post subject: Reply with quote
tatsuya46 wrote:
Its an 8MB flash router is it not?
What file you trying to flash?
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 27, 2010 16:35    Post subject: Reply with quote
tatsuya46 wrote:
Its an 8MB flash router is it not?


Yes.
With the caldata partition locked in a fixed place which is at 6.5 MB from flash start so firmware can not be bigger than ~6200 KB.

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PostPosted: Mon Sep 27, 2010 16:35    Post subject: Reply with quote
Dark_Shadow wrote:
tatsuya46 wrote:
Its an 8MB flash router is it not?
What file you trying to flash?


ftp://ftp.dd-wrt.com/others/eko/BrainSlayer-V24-preSP2/09-26-10-r15279/dlink-dir825-revb/factory-to-ddwrt_NA.bin

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[QUALCOMM ATHEROS] D-Link DIR-825 B1 -----------> DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/15/14) std - build 25648
[QUALCOMM ATHEROS] TP-LINK TL-WDR4900 v1.3 --> DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/20/14) std - build 25684 (private test)
[QUALCOMM ATHEROS] NETGEAR WNDR3700 v1 -----> DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/20/14) std - build 25684 (private test)
[QUALCOMM ATHEROS] NETGEAR WNDR4300 v1 -----> DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/20/14) std - build 25684 (private test)

LATEST FIRMWARE(S) --> ftp://ftp.dd-wrt.com/betas/
Qualcomm Atheros Wi-Fi Settings --> http://dd-wrt.com/wiki/index.php/QCA_wireless_settings
Qualcomm Atheros Client/Repeater Bridge --> http://dd-wrt.com/wiki/index.php/Repeater_Bridge#Qualcomm_Atheros

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we just do it since we do not like any restrictions enforced by stupid cocaine snorting managers
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 28, 2010 4:39    Post subject: Reply with quote
How is this issue [SOLVED] ?
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 28, 2010 5:50    Post subject: Reply with quote
LOM wrote:
How is this issue [SOLVED] ?


Restored caldata, back to r14948.

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[QUALCOMM ATHEROS] D-Link DIR-825 B1 -----------> DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/15/14) std - build 25648
[QUALCOMM ATHEROS] TP-LINK TL-WDR4900 v1.3 --> DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/20/14) std - build 25684 (private test)
[QUALCOMM ATHEROS] NETGEAR WNDR3700 v1 -----> DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/20/14) std - build 25684 (private test)
[QUALCOMM ATHEROS] NETGEAR WNDR4300 v1 -----> DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/20/14) std - build 25684 (private test)

LATEST FIRMWARE(S) --> ftp://ftp.dd-wrt.com/betas/
Qualcomm Atheros Wi-Fi Settings --> http://dd-wrt.com/wiki/index.php/QCA_wireless_settings
Qualcomm Atheros Client/Repeater Bridge --> http://dd-wrt.com/wiki/index.php/Repeater_Bridge#Qualcomm_Atheros

BrainSlayer wrote:
we just do it since we do not like any restrictions enforced by stupid cocaine snorting managers
LOM
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 28, 2010 10:06    Post subject: Reply with quote
tatsuya46 wrote:
LOM wrote:
How is this issue [SOLVED] ?


Restored caldata, back to r14948.


Thats what I call a workaround, not a real solution to the problem :D

I notice that the builds has not yet been pulled from the dl directory.. Sad

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