Couldn't find any OpenWRT mention of this AP support, is it supported currently?
I don't see that exact model either, but in ar71xx there are really only two images for the whole UnifiAC line: lite (1 Ethernet port) and pro (2 Ethernet ports). Notice that the builds for the "mesh" models have the same sha256 as the corresponding lite and pro, so they are identical binaries. (This is not the case in ath79 snapshots though).
These have easy TFTP recovery, so the risk of severe bricking is small.
should I use the "UniFi AP AC PRO" image then?
Does it have one Ethernet port or two?
Also make sure it's really an AC device-- the only "Outdoor" one I saw was the old UAP (n wifi, 10/100 Ethernet) type.
In other words, be sure it is not this one:
This is annoying, I can only post a single image
The Unifi controller dropped support for this model, so I'm looking forward to try OpenWRT + OpenWISP2 + VPN tunneling. Worried about actual throughput.
That may be related to their gen1 indoor UAP-AC, which was Broadcom based and they're dropping it. Sold only briefly it had a square case unlike the round indoor UAPs.
Can you ssh in to the original firmware to read the boot log and /proc/cpuinfo?
BZ.v3.8.17# cat /proc/cpuinfo system type : Broadcom BCM5300 chip rev 1 processor : 0 cpu model : MIPS 74K V4.9 BogoMIPS : 299.82 wait instruction : no microsecond timers : yes tlb_entries : 64 extra interrupt vector : no hardware watchpoint : yes ASEs implemented : mips16 dsp VCED exceptions : not available VCEI exceptions : not available unaligned_instructions : 36607287 dcache hits : 2147483648 dcache misses : 0 icache hits : 2147483648 icache misses : 0 instructions : 2147483648
dmesg output: https://pastebin.com/ECtCMECu
So yes it's Broadcom. There is no OpenWrt for that hardware.
Thanks for confirming it!
I've updated the wiki page.
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