OpenWrt 12.09 Features New Linux Kernel and Raspberry Pi Support

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By on April 30th, 2013 09:08 GMT

OpenWrt, a highly extensible GNU/Linux distribution for embedded devices, built from the ground up to be a full-featured, easily modifiable operating system for routers, is now at version 12.09.

OpenWrt 12.09 comes with new supported routers, as usual, but it also implements a number of critical fixes.

Highlights of OpenWrt 12.09:

• Support has been dropped for legacy Broadcom target;
• Linux kernel has been updated to version 3.3;
• uClibc has been updated to version;
• The x86 images are now using ext4 instead of ext2;
• Parallel building support has been improved;
• Various new router models are now supported;
• Bridge firewalling is now supported in the release images;
• Raspberry Pi is now supported.

A complete list of changes and updates can be found in the official announcement.

Download OpenWrt 12.09 right now from Softpedia.