How to watch BT TV with an OpenWrt Router

Problem

Target

Method

Configuration

  • Install igmpproxy
> opkg install igmpproxy
  • Set /etc/config/igmpproxy to the following:
config igmpproxy
option quickleave 1
config phyint wan
option network wan
option zone wan
option direction upstream
list altnet 109.159.247.0/24
config phyint lan
option network lan
option zone lan
option direction downstream
  • Make sure that bridging and IGMP snooping is configured for your lan network in /etc/config/network:
config interface lan
option type bridge
optioniigmp_snooping 1
  • Reboot router for good measure, make sure yout set top box has got an ip address from your OpenWrt router, and find which BT Sport channel is showing the rugby…

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