[Cerowrt-devel] FiOS Quantum Gateway?
dave.taht at gmail.com
Sat Nov 15 20:59:14 EST 2014
On Sat, Nov 15, 2014 at 5:41 PM, Dave Taht <dave.taht at gmail.com> wrote:
> From looking at their source tarball supplied off that link, they are
> shipping linux 3.4.69, which is the stable linux kernel release prior
> to fq_codel (and there were many tweaks all over the system through
> 3.10 that were often important). .69 is pretty recent.
> There is a paucity of patches, no indication of what firmware drivers
> or even what cpu is in the box, etc. (they DO supply a .config file
> for arm). I would certainly like it if someone were to purchase and
> tear down this product... it would of course, be awesome, if the
> supplied kernel just worked as is but I am as usual pessimistic.
> They are promising github support, so perhaps they will start doing
> development more openly.
> Judging from their marketing, IPv6 support is still irrelevant to verizon.
> It has never really been clear to me where exactly the bandwidth rates
> and limits were set in a verizon FIOS system, I have generally seen
> very good performance on the uplink, and buffering on the downlink
> seemingly set for 300mbit (when run at 25mbit). So at least on one
> FIOS box I have used, only downlink shaping was needed.
I dropped greenwave a note via their web interface just now.
> On Mon, Nov 3, 2014 at 9:58 AM, Daniel Ashton <Daniel at ashtonfam.org> wrote:
>> Anybody know what this thing is that Verizon is offering as their new
>> Quantum router?
>> If it really has more horsepower and coverage, it would be nice to have
>> CeroWRT running on it.
>> Cerowrt-devel mailing list
>> Cerowrt-devel at lists.bufferbloat.net
> Dave Täht
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