cable modem firmware upgrade
rs at seastrom.com
Fri Jan 30 11:48:38 UTC 2015
"Paul Stewart" <paul at paulstewart.org> writes:
> That has been my experience as well (only from the RF side) and I would
> believe this was a design choice. The ISP usually wants to keep control
> over the firmware versions of the CM for various technical/support reasons
> versus having consumers mess with the firmware.
15 years ago, in certain circles it was well-understood how to load
one's own (possibly patched) software from the Ethernet side on the
old LanCity (pre-DOCSIS) cablemodems.
You can imagine what kind of hilarity ensued.
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