WRT54G v5 Bitcomet UPNP

Discussion in 'Cisco/Linksys Wireless Routers' started by Geod123, Feb 6, 2006.

  1. Geod123

    Geod123 Network Guru Member


    I just got the WRT54G v5 over the weekend from a big box store, "Future Shop", which probably does have any older WRT54G's.

    The problem I have is getting the upnp to work. Currently i'm running *0.6 version of the firmware.

    When I load bitcomet, it manages to add the tcp port mapping, but is unable to add the udp port mapping.

  2. vincentfox

    vincentfox Network Guru Member

    Perhaps you should start by considering another application. BitComet is generally considered to be ill-behaved towards routers.
  3. jack66

    jack66 Guest

    The problem is not with the application, but I believe with the router itself. Using other applications (mostly P2P clients) wont work either.
    I own 3 other routers that work fine with UPnP. So the problem is with the v5. There are other functionalities that I also found not functional.
    Talking (live assistance) with Linksys' customer support has not been of any help since they don't want to admit that the WRT54G v5 is a piece of (...)
  4. khabz

    khabz Network Guru Member

    yeah, its not your applications, its the router.
    v5's UPnP doesnt seem to work properly. It did worked when it was on firmware 1.00.4 but its not messed up. Hope the next update will fix it.
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