Turns out mine shipped with old firmware and an update is what I needed.
Hopefully you guys get on top of creating more detailed tutorials and getting started guides.
I'm still getting this error!
Collected errors: * opkg_download: Failed to download http://downloads.openwrt.org/chaos_calmer/15.05/ar71xx/generic/packages/onion/Packages.gz, wget returned 8.
any fixes yet? I'd like to start playing with my new "toy"
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