Tag Archives: ddwrt

Resolving PlayBook Wifi Issues

So I received my spanking new, beautiful PlayBook yesterday and after playing with it for a while, I noticed some really bad wi-fi drop-outs. i.e., the wireless network would show as connected but nothing would work… the browser wouldn’t load, … Continue reading

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How to Boost your Wireless Strength with DD-WRT

If you have a DD-WRT powered router then you already know how powerful and feature-full it is, compared to a standard out-of-the-box ISP provided router. This article will be about making use of the features that DD-WRT provides out of … Continue reading

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Force DD-WRT to use OpenDNS Servers for DNS Queries

In one of my recent articles, I explained how I set-up a guest wireless network for our work place (after getting it to work with the right wireless channel :)) After configuring the guest access point, I set up the … Continue reading

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Using DD-WRT and DNS-O-Matic to Automatically Update DynDNS, OpenDNS and Other Services

DNS-O-Matic is a free service provided by OpenDNS. With DNS-O-Matic, you can propagate IP address changes across multiple services such as DynDNS, OpenDNS and many others. With DD-WRT, you can set-up DNS-O-Matic so that your services stay updated with your … Continue reading

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Installing TCPDump on DD-WRT WRT54GL

This article will serve as a quick tutorial on installing TCPDump on a LinkSys WRT54GL box running the custom DD-WRT firmware. TCPDump is a command line packet analyser. It’s a bit like Wireshark except it is command line based and … Continue reading

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