did i brick my wrt54gs v.6?

Discussion in 'Cisco/Linksys Wireless Routers' started by greekguy, Aug 4, 2007.

  1. greekguy

    greekguy Guest

    Hi all you guys first post here but i'm desperate...

    I got a linksys wrt54gs v.6 yesterday and went and tried to install the ddwrt firmware... i followed the instructions to the letter but i think i know have a pretty good looking brick.

    -the power led is flashing constantly.
    but i am able to ping the device @ AND upload a firmware using tftp
    (tftp -i -t1 PUT code.bin code.bin)

    -i Can't access it through telnet or webinterface though.

    any help will be greatly appreciated.
  2. Mastec

    Mastec Network Guru Member

    Is it new and from a local store? Just return it for an exchange and start over.

    If not the flashing power led might be a sign of bad things to come. Does it still have the original fw installed? Press and hold the reset button for 30 seconds with power on. Wait a minute and see if light stops blinking.

    But your best bet would be to return it to the retailer you bought it from and exchange for a new one or get a refund and purchase a WRT54GL

    JMHO - :)
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