Firmware update: LEDE 17.01.1

The developers of Linux Embedded Development Environment have released a new version with 17.01.1 as the version number. LEDE is a spin-off of OpenWrt, an open source firmware for a wide variety of routers and embedded devices. The reasons why people started with LEDE can be this page be proofread. It supports various SoCs which can be found in many devices. The abbreviated announcement of this release is as follows:

LEDE v17.01.1 service release

The LEDE Community is proud to announce the first service release of stable LEDE 17.01 series.

LEDE 17.01.1 “Reboot” incorporates a fair number of fixes back ported from the development branch during the last six weeks.

Some selected highlights of the service release are:

  • Linux kernel updated to version 4.4.61 (from 4.4.50 in v17.01.0)
  • Reworked opkg to reduce resource usage
  • Bug fixes and improvements for MT7620 radios
  • Bug fixes and improvements for the odhcpd DHCPv6 server
  • Bug fixes for the umdns mDNS implementation
  • Fixed and improved nslookup applet
  • API additions to the libubox library
  • Improved service termination logic in procd
  • Assorted platform fixes for ar71xx, arc770, archs38, bcm53xx, brcm2708, kirkwood, lantiq, mvebu, ramips and x86

For a detailed list of changes since 17.01.0 refer to

For latest information about the 17.01 series, refer to the wiki at:

To download the v17.01.1 images, navigate to: 106

A big thank you goes to all our active package maintainers, testers, documenters and supporters.

Have fun!
The LEDE Community

Version number 17.01.1
Release status Final
Operating systems Linux
Website LED
License type GPL