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Enabling Telnet access to WRT54G V4

Discussion in 'Linksys Official Firmware' started by RTAdams89, Aug 1, 2005.

  1. RTAdams89

    RTAdams89 Network Guru Member

    Hello all. I just got this router and I was disappointed to see that none of the custom firmwares support my router version yet (I have version 4 running firmware 4.20.6). Anyhow, I use a perl script to get a fake CLI interface to the WRT54G, and now i would like to enable telnet on the router so i can use telnet to mess with the router. Is this possible with the linksys firmware? If so how do i do it?
  2. cgondo

    cgondo Network Guru Member

    i am not aware that there is a version 4 out. I know the latest one is version 3.1 How do you know yours is version 4?
  3. RTAdams89

    RTAdams89 Network Guru Member

    On the bottom of the router is a sticker that says "WRT54G V4". Like I said, it is apparently very new. Anyhow, now that I have a pseudo CLI connection to the device, and have enabled boot_wait, is there a simple way to get telnet working on it?

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