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  • mp2-awd Cosmetic --- Lan led not working on secn5? 3g/4g usb? 5ghz tick ? scratches on pcb August 20, 2017
    Finally playing with a MP2 AWD and noticed the lan LED doesn't seem to light up on the latest Firmware: Version: SECN-5-MP02-AWD-RC1 MP02 AWD r2993+219-0a3088c works ok on firmware SECN-4-MP02-AWD-RC9a MP02FXS AWD 15.05.1 Not having much joy trying to detect a 3g/4g stick have a few that can
  • Re: iperf2 on MPAWDs with SECN5 August 15, 2017
    Hi Shree The SECN5 firmware is based on LEDE / OpenWrtDD which is why you can't install the package from BB or CC. The SECN5 firmware is also seriously incomplete due to compatibility issues with LEDE/OpenWrt DD. I suggest that you use the SECN4 firmware for the AWD from here: http://downlo
  • Poor Service August 14, 2017
    I have asked questions and reported a faulty AWD to the website and Steve himself and it is now weeks on and still no answer what kind of service is this guys or should we buy the units direct from Dragino in future. Gavin Miffed
  • MP-02's falling over. My band aid. July 31, 2017
    First of all, apologies for not being able to get involved with development sooner. Right now I'm tired of logging into an MP-02 every few hours to reboot it.... and am acutally dependent on an MP-02 to get some work done..... and a reboot fixes the issue. From the log: [ 52.880000] br-lan:
  • Relief for Kranshoek June 12, 2017
    Hi all, Many of you may have read about the wildfires that have wrought havoc in South Africa in the last week. https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/08/world/africa/south-africa-fire-knysna.html http://www.cnn.com/2017/06/08/world/south-africa-fires/index.html Wayne Abroue who has been a member
  • Public -Vt-Rachel Password May 23, 2017
    What is the wifi password for the Wifi SECN-3-TP-RACHEL? I just install that to my TP3040 and can not use the password. Thanks and if anyone here can provide me that. Cheers joe
  • VT-Rachel firmware upgrade April 22, 2017
    I want to upgrade my vt-rachel firmware but i found firmware from 2012, could you send me firmware?
  • I2C and 1-Wire interfaces for MP02 April 15, 2017
    For those interested in adding sensors (such as temperature, humidity, pressure, voltage, current) and controllers to MP02 and similar devices, there are two new VT Wiki pages describing the use of I2C and 1-Wire serial busses on MP02: http://wiki.villagetelco.org/I2C_Bus_for_MP02
  • Internal Meshbed using MP AWD - disabling MIMO April 3, 2017
    Hello, I've been trying to setup an internal testbed using the new MP-AWD devices in a very constricted space. I am using self-built Faraday cages to cancel the interference. The cage is basically wire mesh with hole spacing of less than 3mm, wrapped around the MP-AWD boxes. In order to further
  • Video through the Mesh March 30, 2017
    Hi Guys i was viewing one of threads where Vishan came in to start discussing video and joint classroom work etc. Got me interesting because one of the projects I'm working on is TV through the mesh. My approach and work has been as follows: There has been tremendous work done on embedding
  • aerials, Square(ials) etc March 30, 2017
    Hi guys In my other thread regarding GL-AR150s and working with them, I raised the question of long distance wifi working. I had a very fruitful conversation with Anish Mangal regarding his experiences with either Cantennas or Cantenna/Satellite Dish Combos, both of which have proved to give
  • MTK7620 i2c bus March 25, 2017
    Hi, I was trying out the SECN firmware on an MTK7620 board ( https://www.gl-inet.com/m7620n/#) and was trying to access the i2c bus. While building the firmware I noticed that there is a kernel module called i2c_ralink. I selected that, and also selected the i2c_gpio_custom to test with using
  • Download links March 16, 2017
    Hi All Am I crazy,, download folders are empty. Wayne
  • Solar Power = Battery March 15, 2017
    Hi Guys I've read the existing threads on power/solar but I'm afraid its clear as mud. (My fault) I understand that 5v or smaller than 12v which is smaller than 240v but when it comes to amps and watts, I go all blond. Consider 1 x AR150 which requires 5v at around .75 of an amp. My lithium
  • Progress with the WR842 1.3 version March 7, 2017
    Hi All If you view my other posts you will see that I have successfully flashed MR3020 and, because of memory limitations, have them working as SECN mesh network only. I am extremely impressed with them as they have eradicated null spots in the house. And I have since re-flashed them with