Instead, version 8 routers simply route thin wires into antenna 'shells' eliminating the connector.As a result, Linksys HGA7T and similar external antennas are no longer compatible with this model.It has a 4 1 port network switch (the Internet/WAN port is part of the same internal network switch, but on a different VLAN).The devices have two removable antennas connected through Reverse Polarity TNC connectors.Art Animation Comedy Cool Commercials Entertainment How To Music & Dance News & Events People & Stories Pets & Animals Science & Tech Sports Travel & Outdoors Video Games Wheels & Wings Other 18 Only Fashion Art Animation Comedy Cool Commercials Entertainment How To Music & Dance News & Events People & Stories Pets & Animals Science & Tech Sports Travel & Outdoors Video Games Wheels & Wings Other 18 Only Fashion The Deceased Lactate Product Delivery Personnel, greatest Dead Milkmen tribute band EVAR, doing one of the greatest DM songs EVAR, live on Halloween '06 at the Jinx in Savannah Georgia.
As a cost-cutting measure, the design of the latest version of the WRT54G no longer has detachable antennas or TNC connectors.
Versions 1 to 3 of this router have 8 MB of flash memory.
Since most third parties' firmware only use up to 4 MB flash, a JFFS2-based read/write filesystem can be created and used on the remaining 4 MB free flash.
Switched to Vx Works OS and reduced flash memory and RAM; not compatible with most third-party firmware, although the "Vx Works killer" utility allows some third-party open source firmware to be loaded.
Since less physical RAM is available in this and future models, the third-party firmware (popular open source projects) were modified into special "micro" versions.