This repository contains an exploit useful for patching the checking mechanism present in TP-LINK WA5210g firmware version 2, disallowing the possibility of a downgrade.
This is intended to install OpenWRT in this device.
The device must be connected via cable to the terminal containins the exploit.
The device's IP must be 192.168.1.254.
Run the following command: python exploit.py
Install the firmware v1: http://www.tp-link.com/ar/download/TL-WA5210G_V1.html#Firmware
Once installed the older version, airOS firmware must be installed. Steps for this can be found here: http://arg-wireless.com.ar/index.php?topic=1167.0
After installing airOS firmware, OpenWRT can be deployed
Enjoy it :).
Note: Use it at your own risk