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Aironet AP IOS Recovery - Flashing an AP 1142N or a Similar Device using TFTP on Ubuntu/Debian

By | February 17, 2018

Ok. You want to flash the firmware of a Cisco 1140, Cisco 1130 or any other Aironet AP. So,  download here the desired image you want to install, if you haven't already done so. To install the image we have to setup a TFTP server on our Ubuntu/Debian system. We assume you have opened a… Read More »

Running a Cisco Virtual Wireless Controller in VirtualBox

By | January 10, 2015

Today I downloaded Cisco's Virtual Wireless Controller to play around with. I wanted to run the controller in  VirtualBox, but simply importing the downloaded .OVA file didn't work straight away. After the import was done, I ended up with a virtual machine configuration, where a bootable image was missing. So I had to untar the … Read More »