Custom Firmware for KWGR614

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Hardware

Customization

Downloads

Links

 

Hardware

·         CPU: Realtek RTL8651B (200MHz), embedded with a 5-port Fast Ethernet switch.

·         Wireless: Realtek RTL8185L / RTL8225.

·         Flash: 4MB.

·         SDRAM: 16MB.

·         A hidden pin header (J303) on the router board (could connect to a console board using MAX3232).

 

 

Customization

CFW-0.02 (stable)

·         Re-patched Busybox with wireless support.

 

CFW-0.01b (Proof of concept, unstable)

·         Basing on V1_0_1_10.17WW.

·         Ported Busybox 1.70 to the router replacing the built-in busybox 1.00-pre2.

·         Opened a telnet service on the router.

·         Added a new shell and a whole set of utilities powered by Busybox.

·         Ported a gdbserver to the system. However, the kernel still needs to be patched to support runtime debugging.

 

 

Downloads

 

Patch of CFW-0.02: CFW0.02.patch.gz

Pre-built of CFW-0.02: KWGR614_V1_0_1_10.17_CFW-0.02.bix.gz

Config file of Busybox: busybox-1.7.0-CFW0.02.config.gz

Patch of CFW-0.01b: KWGR614_V1_0_1_10.17_CFW-0.01b.patch.gz (obsolete)

Pre-built of CFW-0.01b: KWGR614_V1_0_1_10.17_CFW-0.01b.bix.gz (obsolete)

 

 

Links

 

The official page: http://www.netgear.com/Products/RoutersandGateways/GWirelessRouters/KWGR614.aspx

 

Open source guide:

ftp://downloads.netgear.com/files/kwgr614_opensource_guide.pdf

 

Source download page:

http://kbserver.netgear.com/kb_web_files/open_src.asp

 

Busybox official page:

http://www.busybox.net/

 

 

This website was created by Jackson Mo. Last update on Feb 27, 2008