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RMerlin's Recent Activity

  1. RMerlin replied to the thread Diversion - the Router Ad-Blocker.

    One interesting thing I observed lately, as I had to temporarily try a few things with Diversion as well as Pi-Hole: if I have my Shield...

    Nov 22, 2019 at 2:58 PM
  2. RMerlin replied to the thread Memory Problem Mysteriously Gone.

    I know of at least one memory leak issue that was fixed by Asus in the code merged in 384.14, so that might be related.

    Nov 22, 2019 at 2:52 PM
  3. RMerlin replied to the thread [Beta] Asuswrt-Merlin 384.14 Beta is now available.

    Running that same dnsmasq version for over a week with still no problem at all so far. I tried pretty much everything to even reproduce...

    Nov 22, 2019 at 2:39 PM
  4. RMerlin replied to the thread [Fork] Asuswrt-Merlin 374.43 LTS releases (V39E3).

    There is no good reason to set a minimal version to 1.3. TLS 1.2 is considered secure, and it's the most widely supported protocol at...

    Nov 22, 2019 at 2:36 PM
  5. RMerlin replied to the thread Asus RT AX88U or ROGAX1100.

    November 2020? These guys must have worked on Duke Nuke'em Forever in a past life...

    Nov 22, 2019 at 9:59 AM
  6. RMerlin replied to the thread OpenVPN client when ISP disallows third party DNS servers.

    An ISP cannot block DNS servers going through a VPN because that VPN traffic hides those DNS queries from them. In this case, it's most...

    Nov 22, 2019 at 9:54 AM
  7. RMerlin replied to the thread OpenVPN doesn't work after switching ISP (Asus router).

    Correct. 192.168.x.y indicates that the modem is also acting as a router, firewalling anything in front of your Asus router.

    Nov 21, 2019 at 2:29 PM
  8. RMerlin replied to the thread [Fork] Asuswrt-Merlin 374.43 LTS releases (V39E3).

    Stubby hasn't been updated since last spring.

    Nov 21, 2019 at 2:27 PM
  9. RMerlin replied to the thread [Beta] Asuswrt-Merlin 384.14 Beta is now available.

    It's not just a claim - they replaced the deprecated acme-client-portable with acme.sh.

    Nov 21, 2019 at 2:23 PM
  10. RMerlin replied to the thread [Beta] Asuswrt-Merlin 384.14 Beta is now available.

    Unfortunately, there isn't anything more I could do to dig more for this case (there is no additional log), and the code handling the...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 2:23 PM
  11. RMerlin replied to the thread OpenVPN doesn't work after switching ISP (Asus router).

    You can use a different DDNS provider. However if you get told you have an invalid IP it might be because the modem in front of that...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 10:02 AM
  12. RMerlin liked RacerRon's post in the thread Cyberghost acquiring PIA VPN.

    Story here https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/blog/2019/11/the-continually-evolving-fight-for-freedom/ Sent from my Pixel 4 XL...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 9:56 AM
  13. RMerlin replied to the thread Router antenna position for best coverage?.

    It's highly environment-specific and requires a lot of testing, but as a starting point for a single floor I would keep them all...

    Nov 20, 2019 at 10:54 PM
  14. RMerlin replied to the thread amtm step-by-step install guide - L&LD.

    Avoid any cheap USB disk. Based on my personal experience, the floor has dropped in terms of low reliability in the USB disk market. I...

    Nov 20, 2019 at 5:33 PM
  15. RMerlin replied to the thread [Beta] Asuswrt-Merlin 384.14 Beta is now available.

    It shouldn't, but I'm not 100% sure that all the involved code has been properly switched to use a monotonic clock (I know that older...

    Nov 20, 2019 at 5:23 PM