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by sid5632
Fri Jul 12, 2019 12:41 am
Forum: SwOS
Topic: three new CSS326 on existing network
Replies: 6
Views: 464

Re: three new CSS326 on existing network

I don't see any problem with chain of switches, specially not in context presented by OP.
Apart from the multiple single points of failure?
by sid5632
Thu Jul 11, 2019 12:26 pm
Forum: SwOS
Topic: three new CSS326 on existing network
Replies: 6
Views: 464

Re: three new CSS326 on existing network

i understand that , if no router is seen the switches autoconfigure their config console to 192.168.88.1 You understand wrongly. even then : if all three power up there will be a network conflict as there will be more than one device at 192.168.88.1 There won't. So how do i avoid these problems. ? ...
by sid5632
Wed Jul 10, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Very high sector writes
Replies: 24
Views: 1107

Re: Very high sector writes

It was only a guess based on almost zero information.
You will only find out if it's cured by Netinstalling it.
by sid5632
Wed Jul 10, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Devices Showing Offline After Upgrade to 6.44.5
Replies: 7
Views: 457

Re: Devices Showing Offline After Upgrade to 6.44.5

That's not something I ever use, but I tried on one of my routers, and it comes up OK.
by sid5632
Wed Jul 10, 2019 9:24 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Devices Showing Offline After Upgrade to 6.44.5
Replies: 7
Views: 457

Re: Devices Showing Offline After Upgrade to 6.44.5

Mine's working OK.
What Service or Services, specifically, are you using?
by sid5632
Mon Jul 08, 2019 10:20 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.45.1 [stable] is released!
Replies: 407
Views: 52877

Re: v6.45.1 [stable] is released!

You can't see what's taking the space.
Netinstall it and use the unbundled packages (just the ones you need, not all of them).
by sid5632
Mon Jul 08, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Very high sector writes
Replies: 24
Views: 1107

Re: Very high sector writes

Yes, hacked.
by sid5632
Sun Jul 07, 2019 9:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Very high sector writes
Replies: 24
Views: 1107

Re: Very high sector writes

Netinstall it then. I expect it's been compromised.
by sid5632
Sun Jul 07, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VLAN offload issue on Atheros 8227
Replies: 2
Views: 143

Re: VLAN offload issue on Atheros 8227

This works OK on my 941: /interface ethernet switch vlan add ports=switch1-cpu,ether1,ether2,ether4 switch=switch1 add ports=switch1-cpu,ether3 switch=switch1 vlan-id=12 /interface ethernet switch port set 0 vlan-header=always-strip vlan-mode=secure set 1 vlan-header=always-strip vlan-mode=secure se...
by sid5632
Sat Jul 06, 2019 12:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Winbox 3.19 does not see Neighbors
Replies: 4
Views: 366

Re: Winbox 3.19 does not see Neighbors

Mine works just as it did before.
by sid5632
Wed Jul 03, 2019 1:29 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Script to disable Wlan when no user are logged on
Replies: 8
Views: 561

Re: Script to disable Wlan when no user are logged on

All it does is make your life more difficult by having to keep turning it back on
No, no, no. The WLAN will automatically turn on as soon as someone connects to it. It's so obvious.
by sid5632
Sun Jun 30, 2019 2:43 am
Forum: General
Topic: Forum reliability
Replies: 18
Views: 2393

Re: Forum reliability

It could be related to our email server, which is having issues. The forum is trying to send notification emails to people who subscribed to a certain topic, so some delays happen. But emails should be queued and sent asynchronously. Trying to do it synchronously just ends up jamming up the forum w...
by sid5632
Wed Jun 26, 2019 2:02 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: WInBox Shuts down whenever I click on Quickset
Replies: 4
Views: 269

Re: WInBox Shuts down whenever I click on Quickset

Whenever I login to winbox and click on Quickset the software shutsdown.
I need to access quickset to enable me configure my router for internet access.
You may wish to delete some (or all) of the junk that gets stored in the %appdata%\mikrotik\winbox folder.
by sid5632
Sat Jun 15, 2019 3:13 am
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Dude Client - Slow to open device settings
Replies: 5
Views: 594

Re: Dude Client - Slow to open device settings

Vacuuming DB does not help I never understand why people think it would. All vacuuming does is shrink the unused areas of the database to minimise the file size. It doesn't change any of the actual data. Is there any solution yet? Does Mikrotik still update/develop on The dude? No and not currently...
by sid5632
Wed Jun 12, 2019 1:46 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Script to disable Wlan when no user are logged on
Replies: 8
Views: 561

Re: Script to disable Wlan when no user are logged on

Are you going to enable the WLAN as soon as somebody logs on as well then?
by sid5632
Mon Jun 10, 2019 11:35 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: CPU % while using RB750Gr3 as vlan enabled switch
Replies: 2
Views: 222

Re: CPU % while using RB750Gr3 as vlan enabled switch

The RB750Gr3 doesn't have a VLAN table in the switch chip anyway, so you can't implement VLANs properly except on the bridge.
50 Mbps is hardly a strenuous test. Try switching 1Gbps on the bridge and see what the CPU figures are...
by sid5632
Sat Jun 08, 2019 11:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Some wrong with the forum or my post?
Replies: 3
Views: 287

Re: Some wrong with the forum or my post?

Works OK for me.
Posts #5 and #7 have links to the site you mention.
by sid5632
Sun Jun 02, 2019 3:01 am
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: CHR: Duplicate default-name on interfaces
Replies: 1
Views: 228

Re: CHR: Duplicate default-name on interfaces

You didn't even say which version you are running...
by sid5632
Thu May 30, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Which mode do I need?
Replies: 15
Views: 841

Re: Which mode do I need?

If I read it right, he wants it to be a station to some other access point, not be an access point itself (which is what I presume HomeAP actually does - again I haven't tried it).
by sid5632
Thu May 30, 2019 12:26 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Dude Client - Slow to open device settings
Replies: 5
Views: 594

Re: Dude Client - Slow to open device settings

One of Dude's many problems is that it gets confused sometimes and ends up with an "off by 1" error. This is a problem when 0 suddenly becomes -1, and -1 represented as an unsigned number is roughly 4.3 billion. So it tries doing whatever it's trying to do with 4.3 billion items of whatever informat...
by sid5632
Thu May 30, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Which mode do I need?
Replies: 15
Views: 841

Re: Which mode do I need?

Mostly not. Just us users. Documentation for Quickset is here: https://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:Quickset It's terrible though, and doesn't tell you much. Most people don't bother with Quickset, because it usually makes a complete mess. But if you want to persist, then CPE would appear to be the...
by sid5632
Thu May 30, 2019 10:04 am
Forum: General
Topic: Simple config but Internet not working.
Replies: 8
Views: 363

Re: Simple config but Internet not working.

Just do this:
/ip address add address=208.83.199.242/30 interface=ether13WAN

Ignore netmask and network. You've already specified it as part of the address.

You need to fix your firewall as well, before connecting this thing to the big wide world.
by sid5632
Mon May 27, 2019 1:38 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Call a webhook on dhcp allocation
Replies: 4
Views: 319

Re: Call a webhook on dhcp allocation

Doesn't seem too difficult. All the information about DHCP lease-scripting is here: https://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:IP/DHCP_Server
You just need to write/test it using a "tool fetch" command.
by sid5632
Wed May 22, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RBLHGG-60adkit fell from a height of 10 meters
Replies: 3
Views: 405

Re: RBLHGG-60adkit fell from a height of 10 meters

fell from a height of 10 meters to the ground and never broke
Yes it did.
What is the problem
It's broken.
and what is the solution ?????
Buy a new one.
by sid5632
Wed May 08, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: need script to enable Fast Forward on all bridges
Replies: 2
Views: 243

Re: need script to enable Fast Forward on all bridges

/interface bridge set fast-forward=yes [find]
by sid5632
Thu May 02, 2019 10:23 am
Forum: General
Topic: CRS112-8P-4S-IN cannot block MAC Winbox
Replies: 5
Views: 341

Re: CRS112-8P-4S-IN cannot block MAC Winbox

Your IP address should be on the bridge, not on ether2.
You didn't even specify what version of RouterOS you're running.
What response do you expect?
by sid5632
Thu May 02, 2019 3:13 am
Forum: The Dude
Topic: dude server api
Replies: 1
Views: 306

Re: dude server api

No. MikroTik never finished the interface. They haven't said why they can't make any development progress, but there hasn't been any for at least a couple of years.
It's all rather pathetic.
by sid5632
Tue Apr 30, 2019 10:22 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: [newbie] How to get a script to run automatically
Replies: 3
Views: 292

Re: [newbie] How to get a script to run automatically

On the DHCP server's settings dialog, you need to run the script in the "Lease Script" box.
e.g.
/system script run "myScriptName"
by sid5632
Sun Apr 28, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: mikrotik power on hours
Replies: 6
Views: 393

Re: mikrotik power on hours

SNMP
by sid5632
Fri Apr 26, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Router hAP ac2 on stick (VLANs) [SOLVED]
Replies: 12
Views: 715

Re: Router hAP ac2 on stick (VLANs) [SOLVED]

On the Zyxel, you would seem to need to set the PVID parameter on ports 3,5,15,16 to 10 or 20 as appropriate. I would change port 1 as well to only allow tagged frames, eventually, after you've got it working. (Your diagram is wrong too - the line pointing to port 5 actually seems to point to port 6...
by sid5632
Tue Apr 23, 2019 2:35 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: 0.0.0.253 ip
Replies: 10
Views: 719

Re: 0.0.0.253 ip

This tesme33 person is an ignorant idiot. There were obvious configuration errors in the export provided, which is why I said to fix them.
Just ignore post #6 and anything else he posts.
by sid5632
Sat Apr 20, 2019 11:25 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: 0.0.0.253 ip
Replies: 10
Views: 719

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: 203

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: 456

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: 456

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: 582

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: 511

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: 670

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: 372

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: 670

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: 435

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: 2241

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: 868

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: 847

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: 847

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: 11502

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: 222

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: 654

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: 233

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: 386

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?
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