[OpenWrt-Devel] Bug #20542 affects all DEVICE_TYPE!=router targets on Chaos Calmer 15.05
yszhou4tech at gmail.com
Mon Sep 21 02:44:08 EDT 2015
On 21 September 2015 at 01:19, John Crispin <blogic at openwrt.org> wrote:
> On 20/09/2015 19:12, Daniel Golle wrote:
>> I just tested the Chaos Calmer 15.05 release binaries realizing that
>> bug #20542 may render targets having DEVICE_TYPE set to something
>> else than 'router' unreachable due to missing firewall modules.
>> jow fixed that in commit 820008e in trunk, however, this fix wasn't
>> backported to cc-15.05 yet.
>> For now, I guess the best is to recommend users to drop their existing
>> configuration (ie. use sysupgrade -n) on these targets, however, it'd
>> be nicer to actually fix this...
>> What do you think? Anyone else affected?
> steps to reproduce ?!
> DEVICE_TYPE is not really one of our commonly used features. nas is the
> only one apart of router if i am not mistaken.
There is also developerboard though no relevant definition is there in
include/target.mk for it, and target realview, arm64 and malta are of
this type. I always set DEVICE_TYPE:=router for malta build in my
local environment. If I remember correctly, the default build misses
even iptables and is almost useless for me.
> my intent is to pick up CC as semi-LTS for about a year and was planning
> to do the first maintenance release (15.05.1) in 1-2 months. feel free
> to send the backport patch.
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