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What is difference between the versions (full, base, etc.) of Firmware for routers Asus RT-N56U/RT-N65U?

This firmware exists for routers Asus RT-N56U/RT-N65U/RT-N14U/RT-N11P. There are also several Firmware builds (base, full, etc.). In this section we will consider the differences between the various Firmware builds.


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Firmware builds for router ASUS RT-N56U

In this section we will consider the differences between the various Firmware builds for router ASUS RT-N56U.

RT-N56U_XXX_aria

Aria2 build

mandatory:

  • [х] Linux kernel-3.4+ (with upstream backports).
  • [х] IPv6 full support (native and SIT tunnels).
  • [х] NTFS filesystem (Paragon ufsd 8.6 for ASUS).
  • [х] FAT16/FAT32/exFAT filesystem (FAT16/FAT32 via exFAT driver).
  • [х] EXT4/EXT3/EXT2 filesystem (EXT3/EXT2 via EXT4 driver).
  • [х] FUSE kernel modules.
  • [х] UVC camera kernel modules.
  • [х] NFS kernel modules (NFSv2/3 client/server).
  • [х] IPSET kernel modules.
  • [х] LPR printing daemon.
  • [х] USB-over-Ethernet printing daemon.
  • [х] dropbear (SSH client/server).
  • [х] sftp (SSH FTP server).
  • [х] vsftpd (FTP server).
  • [х] samba (SMB server).
  • [х] xupnpd (multicast IPTV->UPnP proxy).
  • [х] openvpn (security VPN client/server).
  • [х] https server for WebUI.

included:

  • [+] aria2 (multi-protocol download manager).
  • [+] openssl binary (allow generate certificates for openvpn/https).

excluded:

  • [-] minidlna (UPnP/DLNA A/V mediaserver).
  • [-] firefly (iTunes audio mediaserver).
  • [-] transmission (torrent client).
  • [-] QoS kernel modules.
  • [-] IFB/IMQ kernel modules.
  • [-] USB HID kernel modules.
  • [-] XFS filesystem.
  • [-] CIFS client kernel modules.
  • [-] openssh (BSD SSH client/server).
  • [-] tcpdump utility.
  • [-] parted utility.
  • [-] Stripped debug messages from Samba server.

RT-N56U_XXX_base

Base build

mandatory:

  • [х] Linux kernel-3.4+ (with upstream backports).
  • [х] IPv6 full support (native and SIT tunnels).
  • [х] NTFS filesystem (Paragon ufsd 8.6 for ASUS).
  • [х] FAT16/FAT32/exFAT filesystem (FAT16/FAT32 via exFAT driver).
  • [х] EXT4/EXT3/EXT2 filesystem (EXT3/EXT2 via EXT4 driver).
  • [х] FUSE kernel modules.
  • [х] UVC camera kernel modules.
  • [х] NFS kernel modules (NFSv2/3 client/server).
  • [х] IPSET kernel modules.
  • [х] LPR printing daemon.
  • [х] USB-over-Ethernet printing daemon.
  • [х] dropbear (SSH client/server).
  • [х] sftp (SSH FTP server).
  • [х] vsftpd (FTP server).
  • [х] samba (SMB server).
  • [х] xupnpd (multicast IPTV->UPnP proxy).
  • [х] openvpn (security VPN client/server).
  • [х] https server for WebUI.

included:

  • [+] openssl binary (allow generate certificates for openvpn/https).
  • [+] tcpdump utility.

excluded:

  • [-] minidlna (UPnP/DLNA A/V mediaserver).
  • [-] firefly (iTunes audio mediaserver).
  • [-] transmission (torrent client).
  • [-] aria2 (multi-protocol download manager).
  • [-] QoS kernel modules.
  • [-] IFB/IMQ kernel modules.
  • [-] USB HID kernel modules.
  • [-] XFS filesystem.
  • [-] CIFS client kernel modules.
  • [-] openssh (BSD SSH client/server).
  • [-] parted utility.
  • [-] Stripped debug messages from Samba server.

RT-N56U_XXX_dlna

DLNA + Transmission build

mandatory:

  • [х] Linux kernel-3.4+ (with upstream backports).
  • [х] IPv6 full support (native and SIT tunnels).
  • [х] NTFS filesystem (Paragon ufsd 8.6 for ASUS).
  • [х] FAT16/FAT32/exFAT filesystem (FAT16/FAT32 via exFAT driver).
  • [х] EXT4/EXT3/EXT2 filesystem (EXT3/EXT2 via EXT4 driver).
  • [х] FUSE kernel modules.
  • [х] UVC camera kernel modules.
  • [х] NFS kernel modules (NFSv2/3 client/server).
  • [х] IPSET kernel modules.
  • [х] LPR printing daemon.
  • [х] USB-over-Ethernet printing daemon.
  • [х] dropbear (SSH client/server).
  • [х] sftp (SSH FTP server).
  • [х] vsftpd (FTP server).
  • [х] samba (SMB server).
  • [х] xupnpd (multicast IPTV->UPnP proxy).
  • [х] openvpn (security VPN client/server).
  • [х] https server for WebUI.

included:

  • [+] minidlna (UPnP/DLNA A/V mediaserver).
  • [+] transmission (torrent client).

excluded:

  • [-] firefly (iTunes audio mediaserver).
  • [-] aria2 (multi-protocol download manager).
  • [-] transmission web control (advanced WebUI for transmission).
  • [-] QoS kernel modules.
  • [-] IFB/IMQ kernel modules.
  • [-] USB HID kernel modules.
  • [-] XFS filesystem.
  • [-] CIFS client kernel modules.
  • [-] openssh (BSD SSH client/server).
  • [-] openssl binary (allow generate certificates for openvpn/https).
  • [-] tcpdump utility.
  • [-] parted utility.
  • [-] Stripped debug messages from Samba server.

RT-N56U_XXX_trmd

Transmission build

mandatory:

  • [х] Linux kernel-3.4+ (with upstream backports).
  • [х] IPv6 full support (native and SIT tunnels).
  • [х] NTFS filesystem (Paragon ufsd 8.6 for ASUS).
  • [х] FAT16/FAT32/exFAT filesystem (FAT16/FAT32 via exFAT driver).
  • [х] EXT4/EXT3/EXT2 filesystem (EXT3/EXT2 via EXT4 driver).
  • [х] FUSE kernel modules.
  • [х] UVC camera kernel modules.
  • [х] NFS kernel modules (NFSv2/3 client/server).
  • [х] IPSET kernel modules.
  • [х] LPR printing daemon.
  • [х] USB-over-Ethernet printing daemon.
  • [х] dropbear (SSH client/server).
  • [х] sftp (SSH FTP server).
  • [х] vsftpd (FTP server).
  • [х] samba (SMB server).
  • [х] xupnpd (multicast IPTV->UPnP proxy).
  • [х] openvpn (security VPN client/server).
  • [х] https server for WebUI.

included:

  • [+] transmission (torrent client).
  • [+] transmission web control (advanced WebUI for transmission).
  • [+] openssl binary (allow generate certificates for openvpn/https).
  • [+] tcpdump utility.
  • [+] parted utility.

excluded:

  • [-] minidlna (UPnP/DLNA A/V mediaserver).
  • [-] firefly (iTunes audio mediaserver).
  • [-] aria2 (multi-protocol download manager).
  • [-] QoS kernel modules.
  • [-] IFB/IMQ kernel modules.
  • [-] USB HID kernel modules.
  • [-] XFS filesystem.
  • [-] CIFS client kernel modules.
  • [-] openssh (BSD SSH client/server).
  • [-] Stripped debug messages from Samba server.

RT-N56U_XXX_nano

Nano build

mandatory:

  • [х] Linux kernel-3.4+ (with upstream backports).
  • [х] IPv6 full support (native and SIT tunnels).
  • [х] EXT4/EXT3/EXT2 filesystem (EXT3/EXT2 via EXT4 driver).
  • [х] USB-over-Ethernet printing daemon.
  • [х] dropbear (SSH client/server).

excluded:

  • [-] minidlna (UPnP/DLNA A/V mediaserver).
  • [-] firefly (iTunes audio mediaserver).
  • [-] transmission (torrent client).
  • [-] aria2 (multi-protocol download manager).
  • [-] QoS kernel modules.
  • [-] IFB/IMQ kernel modules.
  • [-] USB HID kernel modules.
  • [-] XFS filesystem.
  • [-] NTFS filesystem (Paragon ufsd 8.6 for ASUS).
  • [-] FAT16/FAT32/exFAT filesystem (FAT16/FAT32 via exFAT driver).
  • [-] FUSE kernel modules.
  • [-] IPSET kernel modules.
  • [-] LPR printing daemon.
  • [-] UVC camera kernel modules.
  • [-] NFS kernel modules (NFSv2/3 client/server).
  • [-] CIFS client kernel modules.
  • [-] openssh (BSD SSH client/server).
  • [-] openssl binary (allow generate certificates for openvpn/https).
  • [-] tcpdump utility.
  • [-] parted utility.
  • [-] sftp (SSH FTP server).
  • [-] vsftpd (FTP server).
  • [-] samba (SMB server).
  • [-] xupnpd (multicast IPTV->UPnP proxy).
  • [-] openvpn (security VPN client/server).
  • [-] https server for WebUI.
  • [-] Stripped debug messages from Samba server.

Firmware builds for router ASUS RT-N65U

In this section we will consider the differences between the various Firmware builds for router ASUS RT-N65U.

RT-N65U_XXX_base

Base build

mandatory:

  • [х] Linux kernel-3.0.101+ (with upstream backports).
  • [х] IPv6 full support (native and SIT tunnels).
  • [х] NTFS filesystem (Paragon ufsd 8.6 for ASUS).
  • [х] FAT16/FAT32/exFAT filesystem.
  • [х] EXT4/EXT3/EXT2 filesystem (EXT3/EXT2 via EXT4 driver).
  • [х] FUSE kernel modules.
  • [х] UVC camera kernel modules.
  • [х] NFS kernel modules (NFSv2/3 client/server).
  • [х] CIFS client kernel modules.
  • [х] IPSET kernel modules.
  • [х] LPR printing daemon.
  • [х] USB-over-Ethernet printing daemon.
  • [х] dropbear (SSH client/server).
  • [х] sftp (SSH FTP server).
  • [х] vsftpd (FTP server).
  • [х] samba (SMB server).
  • [х] xupnpd (multicast IPTV->UPnP proxy).
  • [х] openvpn (security VPN client/server).
  • [х] https server for WebUI.

included:

  • [+] openssl binary (allow generate certificates for openvpn/https).
  • [+] tcpdump utility.

excluded:

  • [-] minidlna (UPnP/DLNA A/V mediaserver).
  • [-] firefly (iTunes audio mediaserver).
  • [-] transmission (torrent client).
  • [-] aria2 (multi-protocol download manager).
  • [-] QoS kernel modules.
  • [-] IFB/IMQ kernel modules.
  • [-] USB HID kernel modules.
  • [-] XFS filesystem.
  • [-] openssh (BSD SSH client/server).
  • [-] parted utility.
  • [-] Stripped debug messages from Samba server.

RT-N65U_XXX_full

Full build

mandatory:

  • [х] Linux kernel-3.0.101+ (with upstream backports).
  • [х] IPv6 full support (native and SIT tunnels).
  • [х] NTFS filesystem (Paragon ufsd 8.6 for ASUS).
  • [х] FAT16/FAT32/exFAT filesystem.
  • [х] EXT4/EXT3/EXT2 filesystem (EXT3/EXT2 via EXT4 driver).
  • [х] FUSE kernel modules.
  • [х] UVC camera kernel modules.
  • [х] NFS kernel modules (NFSv2/3 client/server).
  • [х] CIFS client kernel modules.
  • [х] IPSET kernel modules.
  • [х] LPR printing daemon.
  • [х] USB-over-Ethernet printing daemon.
  • [х] openssh (BSD SSH client/server).
  • [х] sftp (SSH FTP server).
  • [х] vsftpd (FTP server).
  • [х] samba (SMB server).
  • [х] xupnpd (multicast IPTV->UPnP proxy).
  • [х] openvpn (security VPN client/server).
  • [х] https server for WebUI.

included:

  • [+] minidlna (UPnP/DLNA A/V mediaserver).
  • [+] firefly (iTunes audio mediaserver).
  • [+] aria2 (multi-protocol download manager).
  • [+] transmission (torrent client).
  • [+] transmission web control (advanced WebUI for transmission).
  • [+] openssl binary (allow generate certificates for openvpn/https).
  • [+] tcpdump utility.
  • [+] parted utility.

excluded:

  • [-] QoS kernel modules.
  • [-] IFB/IMQ kernel modules.
  • [-] USB HID kernel modules.
  • [-] XFS filesystem.
  • [-] dropbear (SSH client/server).

RT-N65U_XXX_nano

Nano build

mandatory:

  • [х] Linux kernel-3.0+ (with upstream backports).
  • [х] IPv6 full support (native and SIT tunnels).
  • [х] EXT4/EXT3/EXT2 filesystem (EXT3/EXT2 via EXT4 driver).
  • [х] USB-over-Ethernet printing daemon.
  • [х] dropbear (SSH client/server).

excluded:

  • [-] minidlna (UPnP/DLNA A/V mediaserver).
  • [-] firefly (iTunes audio mediaserver).
  • [-] transmission (torrent client).
  • [-] aria2 (multi-protocol download manager).
  • [-] QoS kernel modules.
  • [-] IFB/IMQ kernel modules.
  • [-] USB HID kernel modules.
  • [-] XFS filesystem.
  • [-] NTFS filesystem (Paragon ufsd 8.6 for ASUS).
  • [-] FAT16/FAT32/exFAT filesystem (FAT16/FAT32 via exFAT driver).
  • [-] FUSE kernel modules.
  • [-] IPSET kernel modules.
  • [-] LPR printing daemon.
  • [-] UVC camera kernel modules.
  • [-] NFS kernel modules (NFSv2/3 client/server).
  • [-] CIFS client kernel modules.
  • [-] openssh (BSD SSH client/server).
  • [-] openssl binary (allow generate certificates for openvpn/https).
  • [-] tcpdump utility.
  • [-] parted utility.
  • [-] sftp (SSH FTP server).
  • [-] vsftpd (FTP server).
  • [-] samba (SMB server).
  • [-] xupnpd (multicast IPTV->UPnP proxy).
  • [-] openvpn (security VPN client/server).
  • [-] https server for WebUI.
  • [-] Stripped debug messages from Samba server.

Firmware builds for router ASUS RT-N14U

In this section we will consider the differences between the various Firmware builds for router ASUS RT-N14U.

RT-N14U_XXX_base

Base build

mandatory:

  • [х] Linux kernel-3.4+ (with upstream backports).
  • [х] IPv6 full support (native and SIT tunnels).
  • [х] NTFS filesystem (Paragon ufsd 8.6 for ASUS).
  • [х] FAT16/FAT32/exFAT filesystem.
  • [х] EXT4/EXT3/EXT2 filesystem (EXT3/EXT2 via EXT4 driver).
  • [х] FUSE kernel modules.
  • [х] UVC camera kernel modules.
  • [х] NFS kernel modules (NFSv2/3 client/server).
  • [х] CIFS client kernel modules.
  • [х] IPSET kernel modules.
  • [х] LPR printing daemon.
  • [х] USB-over-Ethernet printing daemon.
  • [х] dropbear (SSH client/server).
  • [х] sftp (SSH FTP server).
  • [х] vsftpd (FTP server).
  • [х] samba (SMB server).
  • [х] xupnpd (multicast IPTV->UPnP proxy).
  • [х] openvpn (security VPN client/server).
  • [х] https server for WebUI.

included:

  • [+] openssl binary (allow generate certificates for openvpn/https).
  • [+] tcpdump utility.

excluded:

  • [-] minidlna (UPnP/DLNA A/V mediaserver).
  • [-] firefly (iTunes audio mediaserver).
  • [-] transmission (torrent client).
  • [-] aria2 (multi-protocol download manager).
  • [-] QoS kernel modules.
  • [-] IFB/IMQ kernel modules.
  • [-] USB HID kernel modules.
  • [-] XFS filesystem.
  • [-] openssh (BSD SSH client/server).
  • [-] parted utility.
  • [-] Stripped debug messages from Samba server.

RT-N14U_XXX_full

Full build

mandatory:

  • [х] Linux kernel-3.4+ (with upstream backports).
  • [х] IPv6 full support (native and SIT tunnels).
  • [х] NTFS filesystem (Paragon ufsd 8.6 for ASUS).
  • [х] FAT16/FAT32/exFAT filesystem.
  • [х] EXT4/EXT3/EXT2 filesystem (EXT3/EXT2 via EXT4 driver).
  • [х] FUSE kernel modules.
  • [х] UVC camera kernel modules.
  • [х] NFS kernel modules (NFSv2/3 client/server).
  • [х] CIFS client kernel modules.
  • [х] IPSET kernel modules.
  • [х] LPR printing daemon.
  • [х] USB-over-Ethernet printing daemon.
  • [х] dropbear (SSH client/server).
  • [х] sftp (SSH FTP server).
  • [х] vsftpd (FTP server).
  • [х] samba (SMB server).
  • [х] xupnpd (multicast IPTV->UPnP proxy).
  • [х] openvpn (security VPN client/server).
  • [х] https server for WebUI.

included:

  • [+] minidlna (UPnP/DLNA A/V mediaserver).
  • [+] firefly (iTunes audio mediaserver).
  • [+] aria2 (multi-protocol download manager).
  • [+] transmission (torrent client).
  • [+] transmission web control (advanced WebUI for transmission).
  • [+] openssl binary (allow generate certificates for openvpn/https).
  • [+] tcpdump utility.
  • [+] parted utility.

excluded:

  • [-] QoS kernel modules.
  • [-] IFB/IMQ kernel modules.
  • [-] USB HID kernel modules.
  • [-] XFS filesystem.
  • [-] openssh (BSD SSH client/server).

RT-N14U_XXX_nano

Nano build

mandatory:

  • [х] Linux kernel-3.4+ (with upstream backports).
  • [х] IPv6 full support (native and SIT tunnels).
  • [х] EXT4/EXT3/EXT2 filesystem (EXT3/EXT2 via EXT4 driver).
  • [х] USB-over-Ethernet printing daemon.
  • [х] dropbear (SSH client/server).

excluded:

  • [-] minidlna (UPnP/DLNA A/V mediaserver).
  • [-] firefly (iTunes audio mediaserver).
  • [-] transmission (torrent client).
  • [-] aria2 (multi-protocol download manager).
  • [-] QoS kernel modules.
  • [-] IFB/IMQ kernel modules.
  • [-] USB HID kernel modules.
  • [-] XFS filesystem.
  • [-] NTFS filesystem (Paragon ufsd 8.6 for ASUS).
  • [-] FAT16/FAT32/exFAT filesystem (FAT16/FAT32 via exFAT driver).
  • [-] FUSE kernel modules.
  • [-] IPSET kernel modules.
  • [-] LPR printing daemon.
  • [-] UVC camera kernel modules.
  • [-] NFS kernel modules (NFSv2/3 client/server).
  • [-] CIFS client kernel modules.
  • [-] openssh (BSD SSH client/server).
  • [-] openssl binary (allow generate certificates for openvpn/https).
  • [-] tcpdump utility.
  • [-] parted utility.
  • [-] sftp (SSH FTP server).
  • [-] vsftpd (FTP server).
  • [-] samba (SMB server).
  • [-] xupnpd (multicast IPTV->UPnP proxy).
  • [-] openvpn (security VPN client/server).
  • [-] https server for WebUI.
  • [-] Stripped debug messages from Samba server.

Firmware builds for router ASUS RT-N11P

In this section we will consider the differences between the various Firmware builds for router ASUS RT-N11P.

RT-N11P_XXX_base

Base build

mandatory:

  • [х] Linux kernel-3.4+ (with upstream backports).
  • [х] IPv6 full support (native and SIT tunnels).
  • [х] dropbear (SSH client/server).

included:

  • [+] openssl binary (allow generate certificates for openvpn/https).
  • [+] tcpdump utility.
  • [+] xupnpd (multicast IPTV->UPnP proxy).

excluded:

  • [-] minidlna (UPnP/DLNA A/V mediaserver).
  • [-] firefly (iTunes audio mediaserver).
  • [-] transmission (torrent client).
  • [-] aria2 (multi-protocol download manager).
  • [-] QoS kernel modules.
  • [-] IFB/IMQ kernel modules.
  • [-] USB HID kernel modules.
  • [-] XFS filesystem.
  • [-] NTFS filesystem (Paragon ufsd 8.6 for ASUS).
  • [-] FAT16/FAT32/exFAT filesystem.
  • [-] EXT4/EXT3/EXT2 filesystem (EXT3/EXT2 via EXT4 driver).
  • [-] FUSE kernel modules.
  • [-] UVC camera kernel modules.
  • [-] NFS kernel modules (NFSv2/3 client/server).
  • [-] CIFS client kernel modules.
  • [-] IPSET kernel modules.
  • [-] LPR printing daemon.
  • [-] USB-over-Ethernet printing daemon.
  • [-] openssh (BSD SSH client/server).
  • [-] sftp (SSH FTP server).
  • [-] vsftpd (FTP server).
  • [-] samba (SMB server).
  • [-] openvpn (security VPN client/server).
  • [-] https server for WebUI.
  • [-] parted utility.
  • [-] Stripped debug messages from Samba server.

RT-N11P_XXX_nano

Nano build

mandatory:

  • [х] Linux kernel-3.4+ (with upstream backports).
  • [х] dropbear (SSH client/server).

excluded:

  • [-] IPv6 full support (native and SIT tunnels).
  • [-] minidlna (UPnP/DLNA A/V mediaserver).
  • [-] firefly (iTunes audio mediaserver).
  • [-] transmission (torrent client).
  • [-] aria2 (multi-protocol download manager).
  • [-] QoS kernel modules.
  • [-] IFB/IMQ kernel modules.
  • [-] USB HID kernel modules.
  • [-] XFS filesystem.
  • [-] NTFS filesystem (Paragon ufsd 8.6 for ASUS).
  • [-] FAT16/FAT32/exFAT filesystem.
  • [-] EXT4/EXT3/EXT2 filesystem (EXT3/EXT2 via EXT4 driver).
  • [-] FUSE kernel modules.
  • [-] UVC camera kernel modules.
  • [-] NFS kernel modules (NFSv2/3 client/server).
  • [-] CIFS client kernel modules.
  • [-] IPSET kernel modules.
  • [-] LPR printing daemon.
  • [-] USB-over-Ethernet printing daemon.
  • [-] openssh (BSD SSH client/server).
  • [-] sftp (SSH FTP server).
  • [-] vsftpd (FTP server).
  • [-] samba (SMB server).
  • [-] parted utility.
  • [-] Stripped debug messages from Samba server.

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