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by sid5632
Sat Apr 20, 2019 11:25 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: 0.0.0.253 ip
Replies: 7
Views: 334

Re: 0.0.0.253 ip

Ignore post #4.
Remove sfp1 from bridge.
Put IP address on bridge instead of ether1.
by sid5632
Sun Apr 14, 2019 12:03 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Virtual Environment for Testing/Training
Replies: 1
Views: 136

Re: Virtual Environment for Testing/Training

You can run CHRs under GNS3.
by sid5632
Wed Apr 10, 2019 2:03 am
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Dude Installation instructions don't work
Replies: 6
Views: 284

Re: Dude Installation instructions don't work

Strewth. I think I said most of that in post #4, somewhat more concisely!
And he still never answered the question. It's the usual story...
by sid5632
Tue Apr 09, 2019 3:51 am
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Dude Installation instructions don't work
Replies: 6
Views: 284

Re: Dude Installation instructions don't work

it did upload the file
What file?
You cannot run Dude on an RB750. You can on an RB750Gr3.
by sid5632
Wed Apr 03, 2019 1:45 am
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Programmatically adjust devices?
Replies: 8
Views: 416

Re: Programmatically adjust devices?

No. The interface has never been finished. It's pretty poor really.
by sid5632
Tue Apr 02, 2019 10:30 pm
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: Mikrotik not load from connected COM cable to UPS
Replies: 6
Views: 377

Re: Mikrotik not load from connected COM cable to UPS

Are you using the correct cable? APC UPSs do not have a standard pin-out and you cannot just use any old cable without weird things such as this happening.
by sid5632
Tue Mar 26, 2019 1:39 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Basic scripts not working on 6.44.1 (work in 6.43.13)
Replies: 6
Views: 525

Re: Basic scripts not working on 6.44.1 (work in 6.43.13)

set 0 and set 2 have been working fine since 3.x days. As long as the interface # listed on PRINT doesn't change I'm able to use it without issue on 6.43.13 in a script or under terminal mode
Why did you bother asking if you knew what the answer was better than anyone else then?
by sid5632
Sat Mar 23, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: RB951G doesn't have gigabit ethernet all the time
Replies: 8
Views: 274

Re: RB951G doesn't have gigabit ethernet all the time

The IP address that is on ether2 should be on the bridge, seeing as ether2 is a slave port.
by sid5632
Sat Mar 23, 2019 3:33 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Basic scripts not working on 6.44.1 (work in 6.43.13)
Replies: 6
Views: 525

Re: Basic scripts not working on 6.44.1 (work in 6.43.13)

You can't use "set 0" and "set 2" and such like in scripts.
You have to do it using "find", as on the wireless bit.
by sid5632
Thu Mar 14, 2019 11:16 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wisp Insurance
Replies: 7
Views: 365

Re: Wisp Insurance

It would be helpful to know where you are.
I expect he's in the USA. Because there isn't anywhere else, is there?
by sid5632
Thu Mar 07, 2019 10:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: hap lite, not enough disk space.
Replies: 8
Views: 1151

Re: hap lite, not enough disk space.

As I said on some other thread about exactly the same problem, I had to NetInstall it using the Extra packages - that allows you to remove the ones you don't want, so that upgrades will succeed next time.
I Netinstalled 6.43.12 a couple of weeks ago and I upgraded to 6.44 without problems.
by sid5632
Thu Feb 28, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: hap Mini
Replies: 10
Views: 729

Re: hap Mini

I have a hAP Lite (amongst others) and it complained there was 7.2MiB free and it required 7.2MiB of space to do the upgrade. It failed to download. There is no /flash on these units. Nor were there any files on it at all. I had NO choice but to NetInstall it (this was going from 6.43.8 to 6.43.12 a...
by sid5632
Tue Feb 26, 2019 4:07 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: MPLS/VPLS ECMP
Replies: 9
Views: 704

Re: MPLS/VPLS ECMP

Let's see the config. then.
Are you sure the problem isn't at the other end of the link?
by sid5632
Mon Feb 25, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: MPLS/VPLS ECMP
Replies: 9
Views: 704

Re: MPLS/VPLS ECMP

You have the same MAC address on both interfaces.
It is probably not a good idea to use Winbox's Copy facility for this, which is what I assume you did to end up with it like that.
by sid5632
Mon Feb 25, 2019 10:51 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.44rc [testing] is released!
Replies: 67
Views: 10568

Re: v6.44rc [testing] is released!

!) ipsec - added new "identity" menu with common peer distinguishers; !) ipsec - removed "users" menu, XAuth user configuration is now handled by "identity" menu; The Settings button, which used to be on the "Users" tab, has now been moved to the "Keys" tab. This seems a very strange place to put i...
by sid5632
Sat Feb 23, 2019 11:14 am
Forum: General
Topic: CRS328-24P-4S+RM - health command will not work
Replies: 2
Views: 183

Re: CRS328-24P-4S+RM - health command will not work

Where do you think you are GETting this value to?
Have you read the script language manual?
If you want to display a value you need to use the :put command

:put [/system health get cpu-temperature]
by sid5632
Sat Feb 23, 2019 3:51 am
Forum: The Dude
Topic: DUDE LOSING SETTINGS
Replies: 2
Views: 572

Re: DUDE LOSING SETTINGS

Don't store the database in volatile memory.
by sid5632
Mon Feb 11, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Wrong IP Leased for a bridged interfaces
Replies: 2
Views: 174

Re: Wrong IP Leased for a bridged interfaces

You didn't say which IP address pool you gave to the DHCP server.
Therein lies your answer.
by sid5632
Mon Feb 11, 2019 12:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: crs125-24g strange problem...
Replies: 3
Views: 329

Re: crs125-24g strange problem...

Unless you provide the config., we will never know, will we?

It's pointless asking questions like this without providing any details. When will people learn?
by sid5632
Sun Feb 10, 2019 11:18 am
Forum: General
Topic: High CPU Load with broadcast traffic
Replies: 8
Views: 527

Re: High CPU Load with broadcast traffic

How is anyone supposed to know unless you provide the configurations of both switches?
by sid5632
Sun Feb 10, 2019 11:16 am
Forum: General
Topic: crs125-24g strange problem...
Replies: 3
Views: 329

Re: crs125-24g strange problem...

Your configuration is wrong.
by sid5632
Fri Feb 08, 2019 4:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VLAN not working with new 6.41 [SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 1614

Re: VLAN not working with new 6.41 [SOLVED]

Is this advice still valid? I mean, to remove the vlan tagging done by the switch CPU on a CRS125 and add vlan tagging using the Bridge?! I ask this because the MT wiki says specifically otherwise ?! Follow MikroTik's advice and do NOT do Vlan filtering on the Bridge unless you have a CRS-3xx. Do i...
by sid5632
Sat Feb 02, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: General
Topic: firewall [SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 537

Re: firewall [SOLVED]

Use dst-port instead of src-port and change forward to input.
by sid5632
Mon Jan 21, 2019 1:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: /ip neighbor discovery-settings
Replies: 2
Views: 265

Re: /ip neighbor discovery-settings

It's a long-standing bug. It's still there in the latest beta 6.44beta61. Report it to Mikrotik support - point them to this thread. They might deign to fix it one of these years. It doesn't affect "export verbose" though: [admin@MikroTik] /ip neighbor discovery-settings> print discover-interface-li...
by sid5632
Fri Jan 18, 2019 3:06 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: The Dude server on CRS109-8G-1S-2HnD-IN
Replies: 1
Views: 330

Re: The Dude server on CRS109-8G-1S-2HnD-IN

MMIPS is not MIBSPE is it?
It won't work.
by sid5632
Fri Jan 18, 2019 2:51 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How to shut down Router before Power Off?
Replies: 15
Views: 835

Re: How to shut down Router before Power Off?

yes, it is. the shutdown command on RouterBOARD devices doesn't turn off the device.
It stops it working though, which is almost the same thing.
by sid5632
Wed Jan 09, 2019 3:06 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.43.8 [stable] is released!
Replies: 169
Views: 28931

Re: v6.43.8 [stable] is released!

Dude is full of annoying bugs like this. Try changing notification settings from Winbox instead of Dude client.
by sid5632
Mon Dec 17, 2018 3:27 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.43.7 [stable] is released!
Replies: 53
Views: 10243

Re: v6.43.7 [stable] is released!

Firmware is RouterBoot not RouterOS. It's not "weird". It's you that doesn't understand.
Just upgrade it.
by sid5632
Thu Dec 13, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Mikrotik reserving some of my bandwith and I don't want that
Replies: 18
Views: 1035

Re: Mikrotik reserving some of my bandwith and I don't want that

I know that the mikrotik is reserving bandwith... No, you really don't. You said you were a big networking noob, yet you claim to know this? These devices are not suitable for people who don't know what they are doing. It's a switch, not a router. But you will of course know the difference, won't y...
by sid5632
Thu Dec 13, 2018 2:48 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Auto upgrade script
Replies: 12
Views: 16990

Re: Auto upgrade script

Some of the Dude stuff on that page is well out of date...
by sid5632
Thu Dec 13, 2018 2:43 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Choosing router+switch pair for home net
Replies: 7
Views: 571

Re: Choosing router+switch pair for home net

It might be capable of wirespeed routing
It most certainly isn't.
by sid5632
Tue Dec 11, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RAW Table [SOLVED]
Replies: 15
Views: 783

Re: RAW Table [SOLVED]

Elaborate what?
It's fairly obvious that setting notrack on everything that is NOT 10.0.0.0/8 following by setting notrack on everything that is NOT 172.16.0.0/16 effectively sets notrack on EVERYTHING.

(And then obviously the NAT doesn't work as it requires connection-tracking.)
by sid5632
Tue Dec 11, 2018 3:56 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RAW Table [SOLVED]
Replies: 15
Views: 783

Re: RAW Table [SOLVED]

It seems that the ! (not) operator is not working somehow in RAW table.

Am I correct ?
No you aren't.
You just don't seem to understand how boolean logic works.
by sid5632
Sun Dec 02, 2018 10:43 am
Forum: General
Topic: Can't get 1Gbps on CRS125-24G-1S-2HnD
Replies: 7
Views: 473

Re: Can't get 1Gbps on CRS125-24G-1S-2HnD

The OP hasn't bothered even to logon to the foum since between posts #3 and #4.
Tells you a lot doesn't it?
by sid5632
Tue Nov 27, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Upgrading old-ish 4.11 RB750
Replies: 1
Views: 163

Re: Upgrading old-ish 4.11 RB750

I tried upgrading one and ended up with it boot-looping somewhere around about version 5.08 or so.
I had to Netinstall it and it's now running the latest 6.43.x versions happily.
by sid5632
Tue Nov 27, 2018 8:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mounting routers to boards - magnets?
Replies: 4
Views: 325

Re: Mounting routers to boards - magnets?

Why would you assume magnets interfere with electronics? Especially if static.
Even if they were moving it would make no practical difference.
Time to go back to physics lessons.
by sid5632
Sun Nov 25, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: vlan on crs125-24g-1s-2hnd-in and crs125-25g-1s-rm
Replies: 5
Views: 461

Re: vlan on crs125-24g-1s-2hnd-in and crs125-25g-1s-rm

Do i need vlan-filtering for this router model? No. You don't use vlan-filtering on anything with a switch chip apart from a CRS3xx series. If you do, it disables Hardware Offload and kills the performance, as everything goes through the CPU (which isn't very powerful). And you don't use more than ...
by sid5632
Sun Nov 25, 2018 4:21 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: hAP lite - connection problems
Replies: 3
Views: 434

Re: hAP lite - connection problems

Get rid of the TP-Link and use another Mikrotik.
The IP address on ether2 should be on bridge1.
Get rid of the dhcp-client on ether1.
by sid5632
Fri Nov 23, 2018 4:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Vlans, trunks (tagged traffic)
Replies: 3
Views: 341

Re: Vlans, trunks (tagged traffic)

You can't put VLANs on slave interfaces. Put them on the bridge.
by sid5632
Fri Nov 23, 2018 11:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: Router Blocking Connections
Replies: 2
Views: 293

Re: Router Blocking Connections

Router was hacked, so I did a Reset Configuration and reprogrammed it. Not very well it seems. Your firewall rules are a mess and insecure (and some of the comments don't match the actions). You have a DHCP client AND a static address on ether1. You have a static address on ether2 which should be o...
by sid5632
Thu Nov 22, 2018 3:53 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Keep pooling but no propage error ?
Replies: 2
Views: 490

Re: Keep pooling but no propage error ?

Right click on the device on the map and click the "Ack" menu option. Next time it transitions from "up" to "down", it will turn blue instead of red.
by sid5632
Thu Nov 22, 2018 3:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Can't get 1Gbps on CRS125-24G-1S-2HnD
Replies: 7
Views: 473

Re: Can't get 1Gbps on CRS125-24G-1S-2HnD

No-one's forcing anything. This is just what you WOULD get, IF you were to turn off auto-negotiation, which you haven't.
If it bothers you that much, then set the ports to the default speed (it seems to vary based on model and software version).
by sid5632
Wed Nov 21, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: The Dude client ACCESS VIOLATION on fresh install with Windows 10
Replies: 4
Views: 1559

Re: The Dude client ACCESS VIOLATION on fresh install with Windows 10

I get these crashes all the time. I sent a detailed report to Support. They replied that they'd keep it on file for when development re-started. That was about a year ago. Since then, nothing's happened, nothing's been fixed, and nothing is going to happen any time soon apparently. There appears to ...
by sid5632
Fri Nov 16, 2018 2:09 am
Forum: General
Topic: Management VLAN and DHCP distribution
Replies: 2
Views: 362

Re: Management VLAN and DHCP distribution

set ether1 vlan-mode=secure vlan-header=add-if-missing I would change this to: set ether1 vlan-mode=secure vlan-header=leave-as-is 3. the interface "brige1" should receive its ip from the cisco router. Can i accomplish this? Yes, just create a DHCP client on the MGMT interface and remove the static...
by sid5632
Wed Nov 07, 2018 8:22 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: User access to RouterBoard
Replies: 11
Views: 917

Re: User access to RouterBoard

It's just a file in the skins folder, so you copy/move/delete it like any other file.
by sid5632
Tue Nov 06, 2018 1:07 am
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: CHR neighbour discovery problem
Replies: 13
Views: 4182

Re: CHR neighbour discovery problem

I suggest you all write to Mikrotik support, seeing as they clearly don't believe me - based on the fact that they have done NOTHING about this bug in the last 9 months.
Posting here is essentially pointless.
by sid5632
Thu Nov 01, 2018 11:56 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: "Strange" traffic from router
Replies: 5
Views: 1037

Re: "Strange" traffic from router

It's fairly obvious that things you didn't enter have been entered by someone else, is it not? 6.34.2 is ancient and insecure, which is why it happened. Did you search the forum or look in Announcements? Upgrade to a modern version, clear out all the junk, and set up a proper firewall (or preferably...
by sid5632
Tue Oct 30, 2018 8:26 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Duplicate and old SNMP data in the database. Broken database?
Replies: 5
Views: 1120

Re: Duplicate and old SNMP data in the database. Broken database?

What's the point? Export and import does an implicit stop/start but takes longer.
by sid5632
Mon Oct 29, 2018 4:01 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Duplicate and old SNMP data in the database. Broken database?
Replies: 5
Views: 1120

Re: Duplicate and old SNMP data in the database. Broken database?

It does this. It's just one of numerous bugs in this thing.
Depending on how long it's been running, I see 2, 3, 4, 5 or more duplicates.
Stop and restart the Dude server and it all gets cleaned up.
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