[Cerowrt-devel] port forwarding and upnp and the xbox

Robert Bradley robert.bradley1 at gmail.com
Sun Dec 2 07:13:47 EST 2012

On 2 December 2012 07:53, Dave Taht <dave.taht at gmail.com> wrote:

> I'm still not sure if the fixes that have landed in
> http://www.bufferbloat.net/issues/362 address the problem this guy is
> trying to solve:
> http://arstechnica.com/civis/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=1187617#p23539309
> I am glad to see clue has almost entirely arrived on arstechnica
> (who's Ars Praetorian?)
Apparently, anyone with >400 posts and an account older than 2 years.

> So IF I get the fixes on that bug into the next release are we going
> to work right? what else regarding upnp and dlna are going to
> break/still broken?
> I'm under the impression several people here have already hacked
> working upnp into cerowrt. Does this work with the xbox?
I can't speak for the XBox, but Windows 7 port-forwards nicely using the
trondah miniupnpd/minissdpd packages and the configuration changes in
#362.  So far, both Skype and Teredo are working on my hardware.  I skipped
adding minidlna for now.  It may be useful for serving videos from the
router, but it has many more dependencies and I have nothing that is
DLNA-compatible and not a full-blown computer (in which case I can use SMB

* As a side note, Samba seems to have a couple of issues in Sugarland.
First, it appears to ignore WINS registrations from Windows 7 at least.
You can still get cross-subnet browsing from Samba listening to
broadcasts.  The second is that trying to run "smbpasswd -a username"
results in a segfault.  Maybe a local user of the same name is necessary...
Robert Bradley
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