Existing software (Jeroen Domburg / Elektor or the AMiLDA version)
can just be written into the Edimax flash ROM.
No configuration or compilation needed.
On the other hand: the abilities of those machines may not be exactly conform your wishes. See chapter 'Ready to use software'.
However, if you want to modify the software for your own purposes, go for the chapter 'build your own'.
Ready to use software
Build your own software
In the system maintenance part you can find an option like 'upgrade'. It will check if files are in the correct format, but it is possible to upload a file that makes the Edimax not responding anymore.
If the flash-ROM cannot be configured by HTTP (anymore), there is always ...
Use Hyperterm on your PC to see what's going on in the Edimax during boot.
|Jeroen-Domburg||root||no password (just press 'Enter')|
During boot you have to press the space-bar 3 times to enter the Flash-programming menu: , and you get the choices:
ADM5120 Boot: press sepace-bar 3 times a) Download vmlinuz to flash b) Download vmlinuz to sdram c) exit.
This may fail in the following situations: