OpenWrt 21.02-rc1

Perry isprotejesvalkata at
Mon Apr 19 14:30:19 BST 2021

On 4/18/21 3:11 PM, Hauke Mehrtens wrote:
> On 4/7/21 12:29 AM, Hauke Mehrtens wrote:
>> Hi,
>> How do we want to go forward with OpenWrt 21.02-rc1?
>> * I think the base system is ok.
>> * The http (original wolfssl) problem reported by jow is fixed
>> * LuCI in the 21.02 branch still misses DSA support, this was merged
>> into master some time ago as far as I understood.
>> Jow reported this end of March:
>>> I found some serious regressions in the luci device config support.
>>> not sure yet how long it'll take to sort out. The netifd uci config
>>> grew so complex that it'll take a while to try all cases
>>> * changing interface settings after previously enabling certain
>>>   options results in a brick
>>> * wireless networks with custom ifnames are improperly bridged
>>> * option ipv6 for ppp based protocols is broken because it clashes
>>>   with option ipv6 in device sections
>> I would like to merge this update of iproute2 if Russel is fine with
>> it, but I do not see this blocking 21.02-rc1:
>> If there are some other bugs in the 21.02 branch which are fixed in
>> master, we can backport the fixed as long as they are not so big. If
>> there is something missing, just ask on the mainling list.
>> In would like to get 21.02-rc1 soon, so more users start testing it
>> and we get more bug reports.
>> How should we continue?
>> 1. Tag 21.02-rc1 and do the release in the next days with the current
>>    state.
>> 2. Merge the LuCI DSA changes from master to 21.02 branch now and do
>>    21.02-rc1 ~3 days to see if some big problems come up.
>> 3. Wait till the problems reported by jow are fixed and do the 21.02-rc1
>>    them.
>> 4. Wait an other 2 weeks and see how it looks them.
>> I would prefer if we merge the LuCI DSA changes from master to 21.02
>> branch now and do 21.02-rc1 soon. We should list the problems as known
>> problems.
>> It would be nice if someone else could also look into these problems
>> and propose fixes.
>> Hauke
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> Hi,
> I backported the changes which were requested and went tough the master
> logs and backported some more fixes to 21.02. If something more is
> needed please send a mail to the mailing list.

I submitted a PR to fix a bug in qos-scripts in the 21.02 and master
branches.  It would be nice if this finds it's was into rc1 as well.


> I would like to tag OpenWrt 21.02-rc1 on tomorrow Monday evening,
> without the LuCI DSA support if it does not get merged before.
> Any objections to this plan?
> Hauke
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