[OpenWrt-Devel] [PATCH v5] Add support for Ubiquiti EdgeRouter X (UBNT-ERX)

John Crispin blogic at openwrt.org
Sat Dec 12 02:01:16 EST 2015

On 12/12/2015 07:50, Nikolay Martynov wrote:
> Hi, John.
>> as for the led support, you need to add an extra hook function so that
>> swconfig can read the per port traffic counters. it can then make gpio
>> leds flash based on those values.
>   Just to make sure we are on the same page: the problem is that this
> router doesn't have gpio-driven leds. Only leds it has are connected
> directly to switch and those are not exposed as gpios.
>   Is SWCONFIG_LEDS the thing that designed to help is this case? Or is
> it for the case when we have leds on gpios and switch without directly
> connected leds?

ah ok, i though the automagic leds dont work and you have gpio leds.
some ODMs do that for unknown reasons. in those cases the you need the
SWCONFIG_LEDS. do they just stay silent for you now ?

>>>   I have other requested changes sitting it my git, so if lack of leds
>>> support is fine I'll resubmit.
>> ok, go for it ... leds are nice but not a blocker.
> Thanks!
>> on a related matter .. does this unit have a locked down bootloader ?
> No, as far as I can see it does not. It has uboot and they provide code for it.
> Thanks!
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