Installing OpenWRt on the ZBT WG3526

Enrico Mioso at
Fri May 6 04:08:16 PDT 2022


Well, looking at the wiki page I haven't found these informations - and then I was interested to know if there was a way to do it with cURL and maybe someone had a device around to help me out.
May you point me to the relevant text ?



On Fri, 6 May 2022, tmo wrote:

> Date: Fri, 6 May 2022 12:21:37
> From: tmo <tmo26 at>
> To: Enrico Mioso < at>,
>     OpenWrt Development List <openwrt-devel at>
> Cc: Rustam Gaptulin <rascal6 at>, John Crispin <john at>,
>     Dominik Menke <dom at>, Mathias Kresin <dev at>,
>     Felix Fietkau <nbd at>, Andreas Ziegler <dev at>
> Subject: Re: Installing OpenWRt on the ZBT WG3526
> Am 6. Mai 2022 11:30:29 MESZ schrieb Enrico Mioso < at>:
>> Hello!!
>> In the next days i will install OpenWRt on a new ZBT WG3526 device. I used one in the past, but don't remember how the initial installation had to be performed.
>> Furthermore, at that time I had "sighed" assistance - that I might not have today.
>> My questions are:
>> 1) What's the best course of action to switch from stock OpenWrt-based firmware to OpenWrt?
>> Should I use sysupgrade with -F -n or is another procedure recommended? Of course, before I would take backup of flash.
>> 2) If I should use bootloader to do this, may someone help me out extracting a curl command that would upload the firmware?
>> Or is the bootloader working with lynx for upload? I know this is pretty much a matter of luck, and things can change in case-by-case basis.
>> Thanks a lot,
>> Enrico
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> Have you checked the installation instructions on the WG3526 devicepage in the OpenWrt wiki?

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