Freshtomato is described as 'a system based on Linux, dedicated for routers with Broadcom chipset and distributed on the GPL license'. There are seven alternatives to Freshtomato for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Tomato, the Web, Mac and Windows. The best alternative is DD-WRT, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Freshtomato are OpenWrt (Free, Open Source), MikroTik RouterOS (Paid), Tomato by Shibby (Free, Open Source) and Tomato (Free).
- 7 alternatives
- 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.
- Free • Proprietary
- Tomato USB is an alternative Linux-based firmware for powering Broadcom-based ethernet routers. View 10 alternatives to TomatoUSB
No longer developed. Last version, Build 54, released on November 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.
- Free • Open Source