DD-WRT is described as 'Linux based alternative OpenSource firmware suitable for a great variety of WLAN routers and embedded systems'. There are more than 10 alternatives to DD-WRT for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Online / Web-based, Mac, Windows and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is OpenWrt, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like DD-WRT are pfSense (Free, Open Source), MikroTik RouterOS (Paid), Gargoyle (Free, Open Source) and LibreMesh (Free).
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- Tomato is a small, lean and simple replacement firmware for Linksys' WRT54G/GL/GS, Buffalo WHR-G54S/WHR-HP-G54 and other Broadcom-based routers. View 10 alternatives to Tomato
Tomato hasn't been updated since 2011. For reason of proof, the latest Tomato update, 1.28, includes in its change notes that it updated dnsmasq version to v2.55. DNS Masq is currently at version v2.72. The v2.55 DNSmasq update was published in 2010.
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