The UK Site of linksys.com has released a new firmware for the WRT54G v7. This seems to try and fix a ton of bugs that the v7 has been plagued with. Changelog as follows: Linksys, A division of Cisco Systems, Inc. Product: WRT54G (EMEA and APAC regions only) Classification: Firmware Release History Firmware Date: December 4, 2006 Release Date: December 21, 2006 Last Firmware Version: 7.00.3 (BETA FIRMWARE) _____________________________________________________________________________ General Notes: - This firmware is currently in BETA and will be dealt with at such with limited technical support. - This firmware is NOT backwards compatible with hardware versions prior to 7.0 - This firmware is only for usage in EMEA (Europe, Middle East, and Africa) and APAC (Asia-Pacific). - Disconnect all wireless clients from the router during the upgrade process. Make sure no wireless clients attempt to associate with the router until the upgrade process is complete. - After upgrading to this firmware, Setup Wizard ver. 7 (shipped with the product) can configure the router, but is no longer able to change the language on the web-based/GUI on the router. - Channels 12 and 13 are not functional in this version of the firmware. Firmware 7.00.3 BETA FIRMWARE - Resolves interoperability issue with WAP54G and WRE54G in WPA-PSK mode. - Resolves intermittent reboot issue when BitTorrent is running when UPnP is enabled on the router. - Resolves wireless data rate performance issues. - Resolves issue with router assigns declined IP address to LAN host. - Resolves issue with QoS module algorithm. - Resolves reboot issue if fragmentation threshold is set to value less than 1500. - Resolves issue with wireless MAC filtering configuration GUI. - Resolves issue with saving RADIUS passphrase. - Resolves display problems in routing policy configuration GUI. - Resolves issue of RIP request packets not being sent out after switching to router mode. - Resolves issue of logging the same event more than once when log function is enabled. - Resolves issue of unexpected clearing of log when user stops and closes traceroute. - Resolves issue of not being able to accessing some configuration settings after changing password. - Resolves issues with incorrect beacon interval acceptable range and beacon packets not being sent out on some particular settings. - Corrects "Port Range Forward" policies validation. - Fixes problem of not storing DNS address(es) correctly if static DNS address(es) is/are used. - For security purpose, "Clone Your PC's MAC" functionality is no longer available if user accesses router remotely. - Resolves issue of displaying incorrect HTTPS certificate message. - Fixes problem in QoS configuration validation. - Fixes incorrect supported rates in beacon packets when wireless mode is set to 'mixed'. - Resolves reboot issue with setting beacon interval to value greater than 5000. - Corrects ARP exchange behavior on WAN interface (DHCP mode) after obtaining IP address via DHCP. - Corrects PPTP connection behavior when PPTP mode is set to "on-demand" mode. - Resolved issue with not being able to set UPnP policy with port number less than 1024. - Fixes problem of DMZ feature not functioning properly. - Resolves issue with not showing the most up-to-date connection status on WAN interface in MS Windows XP via UPnP. - Resolves issue with LAN host intermittently not being able to obtain IP address from router via DHCP when DHCP server is enabled. - Resolves issue with IP address assignment via DHCP on some particular devices. - Corrects DHCP protocol stack behavior when switching from PPPoE mode to DHCP mode. - Corrects "Access Restriction" behavior when system time is not available. - Resolves issue of not trying alternative DNS if the preferred DNS does not respond. Firmware 7.00.1 - Initial Release The download is available here: WRT54G v7 Beta Firmware Please read the General Notes before upgrading the firmware.