Tasmota revert to 6.11 -> 5.12 after OTA failure

Update for sonoffs and update path. From 5.12 the migration path seems to indicate 5.14->6.1.1. Tasmoadmin allows a 5.12->6.1.1 jump. All sorts of strange behaviour has ensued. After update the units would sporadically go offline. The AP wasn’t connectable. Button management on the sonoff was ineffective. All sorts of button presses attempted ie 4 quick times for an AP, 40 seconds straight to reset the … Continue reading Tasmota revert to 6.11 -> 5.12 after OTA failure

Pfsense not sensing pt3 “the backuping”

(Part 1, Part 2) Having saved a backup of my working pfsense setup in part 1. I went into this with a little more confidence that I could restore the setups to pre-disappearing LAN/WAN tricks. Arriving home, I attack the issue. So, no lan, no wifi (iphone refuses to connect) open pfsense console. WAN is on PPPOE, and online. I’m getting dynamic DNS change confirmation … Continue reading Pfsense not sensing pt3 “the backuping”

Pfsense not sensing pt2, “the dissapearing”

And the joy continues…  (part 1) Away from home I realize that I can’t access Hassio. Is it crashed again? It’s happened unusually a lot lately. Can’t access it via vpn and hassio app. Cannot access http either. Hmm. I have a suspicion that this isn’t an isolated issue. IPMI app for my server is not connecting either. Clearly this is network wide. But my … Continue reading Pfsense not sensing pt2, “the dissapearing”