Linux in your home router

When you have some old routers lying around,

And default interface is not enough...


You can bring old routers back to life, by installing Linux! :D


Some things you can do:

  • #1 transform router into a reverse proxy and access it from outsite a firewalled network with ssh
  • #2 solder more RAM to your router
  • #3 solder new chip with more memory
  • #4 add usb ports to your router
  • #5 use router gpio led ports to control stuff remotely
  • #6 make you DIY router with OpenWrt and Raspberry Pi
  • and many more :D