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  • We use the Mikrotik RouterBoard433AH with OpenWrt versions Attitude Adjustment or Backfire for setting up our network. Refer Basic Configuration of RB 433AH for a detailed overview on how to compile the OpenWrt OS and setup the RB433AH to operate as an STA or AP.
  • Applications that you write for your machine won't work on the RB. The RB moreover does not have a compiler. So, if you want to build a custom binary for your RB, you will need to cross-compile your application. Refer to Steps for cross-compilation of applications for details.
  • Frottle is an open source GNU GPL project to control traffic on wireless networks that helps in eliminating the Hidden-node effect on your terminals. For steps on compilation of frottle package from the source code for OpenWrt and related issues refer Compilation and configuration of Frottle
  • The Palghar Test-bed
  • Compiled Images

  • Basic Image
    Attitude Adjustment 12.09 image for RouterBoard433AH with basic CSMA.
  • Frequency modified
    A part of my project required me to modify the compat-wireless drivers to modify the WiFi Channel 1 frequency from 2412 MHz to 2382 MHz. Refer this page for details.
  • Ramdisk
    The Ramdisk image used for netboot.
  • Requisite IPK files

    Here are some of theIPK files that were needed for various experimentation! Extract the tar file and execute the corresponding script!
    User Interface

    Page maintained by Gaurang Naik.