1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

Correct Shibby firmware for a WRT54G-RG router

Discussion in 'Tomato Firmware' started by Raptormissle, Jul 16, 2017.

  1. Raptormissle

    Raptormissle New Member Member

    Hi, I'm currently running plain Tomato 1.28 on my Linksys WRT54G-RG router. I believe the WRT54G-RG is identical to the WRT54G-TM in terms of specs. The RG was for Rogers while the TM was for T-Mobile. Anyway, the WRT54G-RG has 8MB of Flash and 32MB of RAM and I'm just wondering what the correct version of the Shibby firmware I should be flashing.

  2. bjlockie

    bjlockie LI Guru Member

  3. Justio

    Justio Networkin' Nut Member

    With 8 MB of flash you can put newer K26 firmware (Toastman or Shibby).

    First upgrade to @bjlockie suggestion, see if everything's running fine, and after you can try a newer firmware from here (in case you want Shibby version):
    Just make sure you are using the MIPSR1 ...and smaller than 8MB

    Also the Broadcom BCM5352 CPU from my knowledge can be upgraded to 250 Mhz.
    ...if this is your CPU.

    For your CPU i would go with Toastman version. Less pain, more stable.
    Last edited: Jul 16, 2017
  4. Raptormissle

    Raptormissle New Member Member

    Thanks guys. I went with tomato-K26-1.28.RT-MIPSR1-140-MiniVPN and everything is working great. The built in adblocker and bandwidth metering are terrific.
  5. bjlockie

    bjlockie LI Guru Member

    Great to hear, good to know that it worked.

Share This Page