[OpenWrt-Devel] willing to donate a MTK MT7620A/MT7610E-based router to anyone who wants to work on one

Robert P. J. Day rpjday at crashcourse.ca
Fri Nov 21 10:42:05 EST 2014

Quoting John Crispin <blogic at openwrt.org>:

> Hi,
> why the mt7610 requirement ? whr works well with a rt5592 as 5ghz and
> the whr-1166 has mt7612 as 5ghz for which felix pushed the driver last
> night. mt7610 is only used by the dir810 and there is no free driver for
> that wifi chip.

   so, to make sure i'm understanding this (and i just glanced at felix's
patch for that driver), there is a working build of trunk openwrt for this
buffalo airstation whr-1166d router:


with working 2.4G and 5G, and that is flashable onto that router? i can see
that a whr-1166d image is part of the default build profile for mt7620, so
i just want to make sure what i build can be installed on an out-of-box
whr-1166d. do i have that about right? because that would be absolutely

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