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by hotspotsolutions
Fri Nov 25, 2011 7:57 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Boot attemp login using brute force
Replies: 8
Views: 1931

Re: Boot attemp login using brute force

easiest way I found around this was the change the port number, those automated scanning tools only ever use the default ports, so just change your SSH, telnet ports to something different (say SSH=40022)

you can do this under /ip services
by hotspotsolutions
Fri Nov 25, 2011 7:46 am
Forum: General
Topic: Webfig skins (tutorial)
Replies: 100
Views: 93810

Re: Webfig skins (tutorial)

Hi, Love webfig, however I would like to see the ability to disable the "disable eable buttons" particuarly in "interfaces" you can click the "D" to disable the interface, would like a read-only or remove option for those buttons, either for individual interfaces or as a whole. If you click the inte...
by hotspotsolutions
Thu Oct 13, 2011 2:55 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB751
Replies: 73
Views: 20873

Re: RB751

RPSMA is an inferior connector to MMCX, MMCX is a MUCH better connector. I would suggest for every 751 in the field in an office, every 3rd or 4th would pop connector in a month of two in an office where the router is in an area where people move/use the area. MMCX is will never disconnect, and with...
by hotspotsolutions
Mon Oct 03, 2011 10:32 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB751
Replies: 73
Views: 20873

Re: RB751

Good to hear normis. Small Hack for anyone who can wait for fixed board, not the prettiest but for our own use its fine, and no need to order new cables if the design will be changed. Removing the sticker shows an array of breakouts, I assume for future versions http://i.imgur.com/bybsS.jpg http://i...
by hotspotsolutions
Mon Oct 03, 2011 9:52 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB751
Replies: 73
Views: 20873

Re: RB751

Having just received the RB751 today (200 pieces :)) I am very very disappointed to see that the MMCX connector is useless with Right Anged MMCX connectors, which I would say most if not all people use. I haven't ever seen a straight MMCX connector before (I have after googling it) however if the co...
by hotspotsolutions
Thu Dec 09, 2010 2:48 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: API Fetch Command in c# or vb.net anyone know how?
Replies: 4
Views: 1901

Re: API Fetch Command in c# or vb.net anyone know how?

perfect, exactly what i'm after, will implement tomorrow, any hassles will advise.

thank you for the response, appreciate it.
by hotspotsolutions
Thu Dec 09, 2010 1:40 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: API Fetch Command in c# or vb.net anyone know how?
Replies: 4
Views: 1901

API Fetch Command in c# or vb.net anyone know how?

Hi,

I am wondering if anyone has used the modules from the wiki (im using vb.net module) to issue the fetch command?

Does the module need enhancing, or can you just do it via the "Send" command??

Any ideas on the syntax?

any help is appreciated.
by hotspotsolutions
Fri Oct 22, 2010 2:03 am
Forum: General
Topic: MUM in Australia. Would you come?
Replies: 115
Views: 22126

Re: MUM in Australia. Would you come?

yeah thats fair enough, but also understand its the same costs, probably more for us to travel to the US, or more again to europe for a MUM, which is very prohibitive for alot of people here who want 2-3 people to go. I think europe and the america's have had their fair share of MUM's recently. The ...
by hotspotsolutions
Thu Oct 21, 2010 8:07 am
Forum: General
Topic: MUM in Australia. Would you come?
Replies: 115
Views: 22126

Re: MUM in Australia. Would you come?

Count me and 4 other ppl in, but mabye not brisbane, as we live there too and a nice "business trip" is always good
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Apr 07, 2010 7:36 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: HOW TO: Using API Add a script and run script?
Replies: 8
Views: 4803

HOW TO: Using API Add a script and run script?

Hi Guys, I have been working with the API a bit, I am wondering how I would add a script and run that script? I understand how to run the script, but not how to add a script? how do I convert this to API code??? /system script add name="test" source=":log info(\"hello\")" via API to run script: /sys...
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Apr 06, 2010 10:10 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: FREE Push Script v1 Application
Replies: 11
Views: 2746

Re: FREE Push Script v1 Application

also a description field for each router would be good.
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Apr 06, 2010 10:08 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: FREE Push Script v1 Application
Replies: 11
Views: 2746

Re: FREE Push Script v1 Application

Hi,

We use NON standard API ports, would be good on router addition that you can customize the port, otherwise I cant use it :(
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Jan 20, 2010 3:04 am
Forum: General
Topic: Serial Connectiviting on a RB433
Replies: 13
Views: 2073

Re: Serial Connectiviting on a RB433

hi, thanks for the confirmation, (that I didn't want) Seems pretty pointless having a serial port if I cant use it, very disappointing. I have used the method mentioned in my first post to send data, but its my understanding I cant receive anything back, which is also disappointing. Seems a waste of...
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Jan 20, 2010 1:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: Serial Connectiviting on a RB433
Replies: 13
Views: 2073

Re: Serial Connectiviting on a RB433

Hi, I tried the special login, but i'm either doing something wrong or it doesnt suit my needs. Let me be a little more specific: I have a serial device which has two modes: 1.) The serial device will send data down serial port every few mins, and I need to respond to it with a character/s 2.) I can...
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Jan 19, 2010 8:32 am
Forum: General
Topic: Serial Connectiviting on a RB433
Replies: 13
Views: 2073

Re: Serial Connectiviting on a RB433

I know what capital letters mean.

My request is specific, perhaps it was not clear enough, clearly now it is.

Capital letters help get the point across, interpret it how you want.
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Jan 19, 2010 3:00 am
Forum: General
Topic: Serial Connectiviting on a RB433
Replies: 13
Views: 2073

Re: Serial Connectiviting on a RB433

I NEED TO USE SERIAL.

I cannot use any other method.

MIKROTIK: is this possible or not?
by hotspotsolutions
Mon Jan 18, 2010 2:05 am
Forum: General
Topic: Serial Connectiviting on a RB433
Replies: 13
Views: 2073

Re: Serial Connectiviting on a RB433

Hi, Ok so I see the special-login, however that seems to me to be only usable when I winbox in right, then access the console. Thats no good, I need a scripted solution. I also saw "/system serial-terminal" and this works as well, but I cant script this either. I need to be able to access the serial...
by hotspotsolutions
Fri Jan 15, 2010 8:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: Serial Connectiviting on a RB433
Replies: 13
Views: 2073

Re: Serial Connectiviting on a RB433

Hi,

I have done that but it still doesnt work?

The serial device does not get the data sent,. I assume its neither sending nor receiving.

Is the code I sent the right code? do I need to do anything else?
by hotspotsolutions
Thu Jan 14, 2010 2:25 am
Forum: General
Topic: Serial Connectiviting on a RB433
Replies: 13
Views: 2073

Serial Connectiviting on a RB433

Hi, I want to connect a serial device to my RB433 board, to send/receive data. I found an example somewhere that said to use: /interface ppp-client add name="scripttemp" port=serial0 modem-init="test" null-modem=yes disabled=no :delay 1 /interface ppp-client remove [/interface ppp-client find name="...
by hotspotsolutions
Thu Nov 26, 2009 7:36 am
Forum: General
Topic: 3x 532 with dead ether2?
Replies: 1
Views: 521

Re: 3x 532 with dead ether2?

I had the same problem about 12 months ago, we had about 4-6 go within about 2 months, all ether2.

They were about 2 years old each of them.
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Jan 28, 2009 1:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 3.20 out, but no changelog????
Replies: 20
Views: 1922

Re: 3.20 out, but no changelog????

Hi,

I can see it now, but it was not there before (tried on 3 computers)

good to see.

thanks
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Jan 28, 2009 1:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 3.20 out, but no changelog????
Replies: 20
Views: 1922

3.20 out, but no changelog????

Hi,

Am I missing something? or when I refresh the changelog for 3.20 http://www.mikrotik.com/download/CHANGELOG_3

It doesnt have anything for 3.20

??
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Jan 27, 2009 1:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP-Server PRoblems - Stops Issuing Leases
Replies: 5
Views: 712

Re: DHCP-Server PRoblems - Stops Issuing Leases

OK: UPDATE Thanks to some help from mikrotik, it would appear at least in this instance that the ether port is faulty. The fact that clients were still trying to get leases and ROS boards were appearing in neighbors is weird to me, however it does seem to be the case. Still cant believe I have had 4...
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Jan 27, 2009 11:53 am
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP-Server PRoblems - Stops Issuing Leases
Replies: 5
Views: 712

Re: DHCP-Server PRoblems - Stops Issuing Leases

all those mac's are valid aps on our system (yes I know there are heaps of them) At that site about 40 radios. But all clients are being rejected, not just senao cards or our mikrotik routers, just couldnt capture them all in one screengrab at that site. That site has been functional for about 9 mon...
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Jan 27, 2009 11:24 am
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP-Server PRoblems - Stops Issuing Leases
Replies: 5
Views: 712

DHCP-Server PRoblems - Stops Issuing Leases

Hi, Not sure if anyone else is having this issue, we have had it with about 5 routers int he last 4 weeks. On powerpc, mips and x86 boards On 3.13,3.17,3.19 ROS versions. See attached jpg for error from log. The only thing that fixes it is a replacement of hardware. The router is fairly simple setup...
by hotspotsolutions
Thu Nov 20, 2008 1:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot stops accepting logins - ROS v3.13 on x86
Replies: 15
Views: 3752

Re: Hotspot stops accepting logins - ROS v3.13 on x86

Its been a problem from 3.9(ish) right up to and including 3.16 Its not limited to amount of logins (that im aware of) Something is crashing at mikrotik's end. I have sent supouts but never get any joy. It was supposed to be fixed in 3.12 *) fixed bug - web server could lock up at startup (no access...
by hotspotsolutions
Thu May 29, 2008 10:49 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: IS there a way to move a File? in 3.1
Replies: 15
Views: 10694

Re: IS there a way to move a File? in 3.1

great, that would really be appreciated.

We have about 950 mikrotik boards in the field at the moment, would be nice to have a script that can do everything automatically, will allow me to get a holiday at the end of the year :)
by hotspotsolutions
Thu May 29, 2008 10:40 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: IS there a way to move a File? in 3.1
Replies: 15
Views: 10694

Re: IS there a way to move a File? in 3.1

Hi, we are writing an automation system where we want to update the hotspot files with new ones, so we fetch them, then we would want to move them to a new folder. I know we can do this via FTP the other way around, however I would prefer to do it via scripting. Also would be good to be able to name...
by hotspotsolutions
Thu May 29, 2008 10:25 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: IS there a way to move a File? in 3.1
Replies: 15
Views: 10694

Re: IS there a way to move a File? in 3.1

disapointing.

would be good to have in scripting!
by hotspotsolutions
Thu May 29, 2008 9:52 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: IS there a way to move a File? in 3.1
Replies: 15
Views: 10694

Re: IS there a way to move a File? in 3.1

Hi,

sorry to another folder.
by hotspotsolutions
Thu May 29, 2008 2:35 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: IS there a way to move a File? in 3.1
Replies: 15
Views: 10694

IS there a way to move a File? in 3.1

Hi,

I want to move a file using the /file commands, however I cant see any way to do this.

can anyone help?
by hotspotsolutions
Sun Mar 30, 2008 10:47 am
Forum: General
Topic: MAC Winbox No Longer Works on New Laptops (Toshiba + Vista)
Replies: 29
Views: 11410

Re: MAC Winbox No Longer Works on New Laptops (Toshiba + Vista)

I agree, its definatley a vista thing, it does apepar to be software related, as I have 3 toshibas all exactly the same machines (bought at the same time) and 2 dont work, 1 does. They came pre installed with vista, I know for a fact mac winbox did not work out of the box, as I tested it basically s...
by hotspotsolutions
Fri Mar 21, 2008 8:59 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: 3.X problem with /system upgrade upgrade-package-source
Replies: 2
Views: 925

Re: 3.X problem with /system upgrade upgrade-package-source

Hi,

this is still a problem in 3.6 the functionality in my opinion has definately been removed.

can anyone comment on this, or how I would achieve it?
by hotspotsolutions
Sun Mar 09, 2008 8:38 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: 3.X problem with /system upgrade upgrade-package-source
Replies: 2
Views: 925

3.X problem with /system upgrade upgrade-package-source

Hi, In 2.9.x I could do the following: /system upgrade upgrade-package-source add address=192.168.100.1 user=admin password=XXXXXX In 3.X (im using 3.4) you can do this from the TERMINAL window: /system upgrade upgrade-package-source add address=192.168.100.1 user=admin XXXXXX And that works fine. B...
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Feb 26, 2008 1:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MAC Winbox No Longer Works on New Laptops (Toshiba + Vista)
Replies: 29
Views: 11410

Re: MAC Winbox No Longer Works on New Laptops (Toshiba + Vista)

absolutely not a firewall, it is disabled.

i have been trying to fix this for about 4 weeks non stop!
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Feb 26, 2008 9:54 am
Forum: General
Topic: MAC Winbox No Longer Works on New Laptops (Toshiba + Vista)
Replies: 29
Views: 11410

MAC Winbox No Longer Works on New Laptops (Toshiba + Vista)

Hi, Eactly as stated in the topic, I just bought 3 brand new Toshiba laptops, and none of them can use MAC Winbox anymore, which means none of my techs can get into an unconfigured router on site, which is ridiculous. I have read many posts on the forum, but cannot find a solution. I have winbox 2.2...
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Oct 30, 2007 1:27 am
Forum: General
Topic: RB133 & XR2 = Reboot Constantly!
Replies: 3
Views: 727

RB133 & XR2 = Reboot Constantly!

Hi Guys, A little freaked out, I have used XR2's with 133s for a while, have about 50+ out working now. I have a box of 20 x RB133 boards, and about 30 or so XR2 cards, all brand new. With any combination of card and board, every time I try and enable a XR2 in the wireless table, router reboots imme...
by hotspotsolutions
Mon Aug 20, 2007 12:59 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: How to get "User" variable when using on-logout in Use Profi
Replies: 5
Views: 1375

Re: How to get "User" variable when using on-logout in Use Profi

What I want to do is actually remove the cookie for the user on logout based on their user profile. WE have some users we want to have cookies, but some users we dont want to have cookies. When they login or logout, I want to run a script that checks their profile, if it matches my profile name "256...
by hotspotsolutions
Sun Aug 19, 2007 2:55 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: How to get "User" variable when using on-logout in Use Profi
Replies: 5
Views: 1375

Re: How to get "User" variable when using on-logout in Use Profi

yes I know that, but it only runs a script, it doesnt identify the user that has logged in or out, this is what I am after.
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Aug 15, 2007 5:04 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: How to get "User" variable when using on-logout in Use Profi
Replies: 5
Views: 1375

How to get "User" variable when using on-logout in Use Profi

Hi,

Just wondering if I can setup a script in the on-logout for hotspot user profiles which can get the user that has acutally logged out?

So I can run my script which will execture some code specific to that user?
by hotspotsolutions
Tue May 08, 2007 3:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Easiest way to account traffic from interfaces?
Replies: 1
Views: 455

Easiest way to account traffic from interfaces?

Hi, I have a client that wants to account for traffic coming from a specific interface, is there any persistant easy way to do this, I would assume you can do it via SNMP, is this correct. I dont want to do hotspot or anything like that, jsut all traffic going through a specific interface? Any sugge...
by hotspotsolutions
Sun Apr 29, 2007 7:40 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Script: SSH to another Server, Grab Info
Replies: 9
Views: 3344

you cannot use SSH via scripting within routerOS, would be great, but you cant currently.
by hotspotsolutions
Mon Jan 29, 2007 4:08 am
Forum: General
Topic: 153 Routerboard
Replies: 59
Views: 8847

You have another option in Australia:

http://www.wifiproducts.com.au
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Jan 24, 2007 7:19 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: HTML scripting in HOTSPOT
Replies: 1
Views: 1210

no you cant do any of that.

you are limited to html and variables mikrotik provides, with client side scripting such as javascript.
by hotspotsolutions
Mon Jan 22, 2007 6:33 am
Forum: General
Topic: 153 Routerboard
Replies: 59
Views: 8847

Re: Warranty

Hi There is warranty an MK must solve the problem! Regards Vincenzo My experience has been that neither Mikrotik nor its resellers will honor the warranty in the case of defective hardware. I would totally disagree with this, as a reseller we always honour warranties for defective hardware, and I h...
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Nov 29, 2006 8:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: HotSpot Redirect Problem
Replies: 8
Views: 2128

Thats not a bug, normally this happens when you dont have the internet connected, it wont redirect you unless your router has a working internet connection that is accessible from the hotspot side of the network.
by hotspotsolutions
Thu Nov 16, 2006 1:29 am
Forum: General
Topic: Problem with NAT on Netgear WG102 Access Point?
Replies: 2
Views: 864

Problem with NAT on Netgear WG102 Access Point?

Hi, Ok I might be doing something wrong and I hope I am! I am trying to NAT some WG102 access points to the outside world. They use SSL for their web browser and not regular port 80. This is what I have: / ip firewall nat add chain=dstnat in-interface=ADSL protocol=tcp dst-port=10443 action=dst-nat ...
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Jul 12, 2006 10:09 am
Forum: General
Topic: RB112 With POE and Netgear POE Switch Doesnt work???
Replies: 4
Views: 1368

mmm, that seems pretty inflexible to do it that way. The POE injectors Mikrotik sell are: EBU-101-01 (search on the net) The problem with these is you need 1 per device, and 1 power supply per device. We just used 16 of these on a job and you can imagine the cables and power supplies required to do ...
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Jul 12, 2006 7:45 am
Forum: General
Topic: RB112 With POE and Netgear POE Switch Doesnt work???
Replies: 4
Views: 1368

RB112 With POE and Netgear POE Switch Doesnt work???

Hi, I tried last night getting a RB112 via POE on a Netgear POE switch to work, but it simply doesnt power. Obviously I have changed the POE jumper, and it works fine with the Mikrotik POE adapter, but not a netgear POE switch. Has anyone else had this problem? What POE switches do people have them ...
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Jun 28, 2006 1:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Advanced Hotspot Network Question
Replies: 3
Views: 863

but how do I get the wan to get adhcp lease or wirless clients to get a dhcp lease from a different interface, thats the problem I was having?
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Jun 28, 2006 10:13 am
Forum: General
Topic: Advanced Hotspot Network Question
Replies: 3
Views: 863

Advanced Hotspot Network Question

Hi, WE have just started using RB112 as our AP's on some jobs, and our first one I have come into an issue I am not used to. Our setup is as such: RB532On ethernet interface with hotspot enabled, and we have 16 RB112's cabled into it. The RB112's ethernet interface gets a DHCP lease from RB532, this...
by hotspotsolutions
Thu May 18, 2006 9:40 am
Forum: General
Topic: BETA Testing and Feature Suggestions for next routeros
Replies: 329
Views: 75213

Manipulation of the html was always going to be a long shot, I never thought it was going to be a case of yeah sure, will get right on that :) But I think opening up the advert page for modification would really help. We really want to use the advet functionality but we cant justify forcing people w...
by hotspotsolutions
Thu May 18, 2006 9:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: BETA Testing and Feature Suggestions for next routeros
Replies: 329
Views: 75213

Extended Advertising Features for 2.1

Hi Guys, I would like to see the functionality of the Advertsing section for the hotspot increased with extra functionality. Some ideas I have are: - The ability to frameset ads instead of popup, to negate popup blockers. The click this link to proceed is fine but it is very obtrusive and when peopl...
by hotspotsolutions
Fri Apr 28, 2006 1:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: license email
Replies: 3
Views: 1759

I started writing a script but the problem is that there are no date comparision functions available, which is going to make it really messy.

I am already up to about 30 or 40 lines and nowhere near complete.
by hotspotsolutions
Thu Apr 27, 2006 4:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Some Users Cant Visit Some Websites (Mainly Asian)
Replies: 4
Views: 975

Changing From this config in connection tracking: enabled: yes tcp-syn-sent-timeout: 1m tcp-syn-received-timeout: 1m tcp-established-timeout: 1d tcp-fin-wait-timeout: 10s tcp-close-wait-timeout: 10s tcp-last-ack-timeout: 10s tcp-time-wait-timeout: 10s tcp-close-timeout: 10s udp-timeout: 10s udp-stre...
by hotspotsolutions
Thu Apr 27, 2006 4:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: license email
Replies: 3
Views: 1759

license email

Hi,

I would like to see a feature where the mt emails you when your licence is going to expire, say in 10,20,30 days etc so I an organise upgrade of licence to stay up to date with upgrades
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Apr 26, 2006 11:13 am
Forum: General
Topic: Some Users Cant Visit Some Websites (Mainly Asian)
Replies: 4
Views: 975

I dont think its an MTU issue, we have the mangle rule with "clamp to pmtu" selected as per all the examples. On the "clamp to pmtu" issue, I tried to find what that really means in the manual today cause I thought it could be that, but I couldnt find that. Mabye it is MTU, mabye I am misunderstandi...
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Apr 26, 2006 10:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: Some Users Cant Visit Some Websites (Mainly Asian)
Replies: 4
Views: 975

Some Users Cant Visit Some Websites (Mainly Asian)

HI, We have the same hotspot config running in multiple locations, and its seems that some users when loogin in cannot view some websites, it generally seems to be asian websites. The latest one is yahoo.com.hk I seem to be able to view it on our test MT but he definately cannot. Is there any "Quick...
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Apr 25, 2006 1:55 am
Forum: General
Topic: Help how to -- External authentication server
Replies: 3
Views: 1244

yes absolutely, but the problem is our server sits out on the internet, and has no way of pushing the login url back to the mikrotik because its not on the hotspot sid eof the network. That doesnt seem to make any sense to me. 2.8 used to be accessible from the server as a hotspot and you could logi...
by hotspotsolutions
Mon Apr 24, 2006 5:39 am
Forum: General
Topic: Help how to -- External authentication server
Replies: 3
Views: 1244

Help how to -- External authentication server

Hi, As per the manual I want to redirect login attempts to our external authentication server. So I set it up as manula below which works fine, goes to server and all that: Modify login page of the HotSpot servlet to redirect to the external authentication server. The external server should modify R...
by hotspotsolutions
Fri Mar 24, 2006 1:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: Help Getting ZyXEL WiFi phone to see the outside world
Replies: 0
Views: 534

Help Getting ZyXEL WiFi phone to see the outside world

Hi, We have just changed our network setup, and our ZyXel Wifi phone now doesnt work anymore. It seems to register but cannot make any calls, it appears not to be able to get to the outside world, but can receive calls fine. Our setup is as follows: 192.168.0.254 - Dlink Modem/Router PPPoE (Mikrotik...
by hotspotsolutions
Fri Mar 10, 2006 3:30 am
Forum: General
Topic: 2.9.16 Released
Replies: 14
Views: 5924

MSN Skype etc stopped working for me too!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Changed as per previous post to 1min and fixed it!
by hotspotsolutions
Fri Mar 10, 2006 1:30 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Sales Question but they Didnt Respond, anyone else can help?
Replies: 1
Views: 791

Sales Question but they Didnt Respond, anyone else can help?

We are looking at getting some more Rb532 from mikrotik, but we have a few questions: We haven't ever got any wireless cards off you before so a few questions about this: - The Mikrotik Hotspot Access Point, is the antenna detachable, if so what connector does it have, n type, sma??? - The wireless ...
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Mar 01, 2006 3:24 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Suggestion -> Ability to Change Proxy Error Pages
Replies: 1
Views: 1724

Feature Suggestion -> Ability to Change Proxy Error Pages

Hi,

I have brought this up before butthe ability to change proxy error pages for us is really important.

To be able to change this to something more readable would be great!

Thanks
Joshua
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Feb 14, 2006 1:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Web Proxy errors occuring, whats going on?
Replies: 3
Views: 897

We are running 2.9.12, we seem to have fixed the problem by removing the web-proxy test package.
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Feb 14, 2006 1:43 am
Forum: General
Topic: Web Proxy errors occuring, whats going on?
Replies: 3
Views: 897

Web Proxy errors occuring, whats going on?

I am getting the following errors on our routerboard 532: echo: web-proxy,error rbuffer.cpp:52: ERROR: read() = Connection reset by peer [admin@Location] > echo: web-proxy,error rbuffer.cpp:52: ERROR: read() = Connection reset by peer [admin@Location] > echo: web-proxy,error rbuffer.cpp:52: ERROR: r...
by hotspotsolutions
Mon Dec 12, 2005 10:27 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot Proxy problem
Replies: 0
Views: 576

Hotspot Proxy problem

Hi All, I have a weird problem when trying to redirect web proxy. What i am trying to do is allow users who have proxy server setup as part of the settings in their web browser to access our hotspot without disabling their currenty proxy settings. I have managed to do this with partial success. It s...
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Nov 23, 2005 7:51 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Anyway to Update an Array (List) values at sepecific index?
Replies: 1
Views: 1001

Anyway to Update an Array (List) values at sepecific index?

Hi, Ok what I have is an array, with X amount of items in it. I want to change the value of one item, say at index 2 for example. Can you do this? Icant find a way? Or do I have to manually go through it and re-create it? This is what I have curently,its long winded and I am sure there is a better w...
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Nov 16, 2005 11:38 am
Forum: General
Topic: Anyway to Customise Proxy Error Pages?
Replies: 2
Views: 765

ok thankyou for that, it would really be advantageuos for us, so we can provide better information, and put our logo etc on the page.
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Nov 16, 2005 11:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: Anyway to Customise Proxy Error Pages?
Replies: 2
Views: 765

Anyway to Customise Proxy Error Pages?

As the topic suggest, can I customise the Proxy error pages, such as the

Mikrotik HttpProxy
Error: 504 Gateway Timeout

pages?
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Nov 08, 2005 12:04 am
Forum: General
Topic: QoS and SIP
Replies: 0
Views: 772

QoS and SIP

Hi, I'm trying to get QoS to work with SIP. Just wondering if anyone else has done this and verify that what i have done is correct. / ip firewall mangle add chain=forward protocol=udp src-port=5060-5064 dst-port=5060-5064 \ action=mark-connection new-connection-mark=sip_conn passthrough=yes \ comme...
by hotspotsolutions
Mon Nov 07, 2005 6:04 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: How get the time of ping to IP?
Replies: 3
Views: 1566

Hi, Thats what I have basically, but in 2.9.6 it only ever returns the "count" property. My ping times are usually 3-8ms ie: :local ping1 :set ping1 [/ping $IpToCheck size=64 count=1] :log info ($ping1) Returns 1 :local ping1 :set ping1 [/ping $IpToCheck size=64 count=5 :log info ($ping1) Returns 5 ...
by hotspotsolutions
Mon Nov 07, 2005 1:45 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: How get the time of ping to IP?
Replies: 3
Views: 1566

Hi, I am having a similar problem. I want to store the result into a variable, and then work with that variable. Like this: :local pingVal1 ([/ping 192.168.1.245 count=5]) :log info ($pingVal1) But that only seems to store the count number, not the result. You can do it like this: :if ([/ping $IpToC...
by hotspotsolutions
Sun Oct 30, 2005 9:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: User Management / Billing system for Hotspots
Replies: 7
Views: 1965

User Management / Billing system for Hotspots

Hi Everyone, Just want to guage interest in a new system we finishing off at the moment. Basically it will allow any hotspot owner with a mikrotik, to use our Custom User Management a& Billing Facilities. Some of the features will be: - Secure Online Payment System - PAyment in Multi Currency to Sui...
by hotspotsolutions
Sun Oct 09, 2005 1:00 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Scripting Bug in 2.9.5???
Replies: 4
Views: 1371

its not a problem with scheduler, scheduler is fine.

its a problem with the comparison between dates.

I am suprised that a mikrotik admin has not mentioned if this is a genuine bug or not, as it definately appears to be.
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Oct 05, 2005 2:18 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Scripting Bug in 2.9.5???
Replies: 4
Views: 1371

Hi Sam, That doesnt make any difference, the two local variables are declared right above the line thats not working, so they should be in local scope. I did try it, but it doesnt work. I am obviously not being stupid here, what I am doing should definately work right? The biggest issue is that this...
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Oct 04, 2005 10:33 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Scripting Bug in 2.9.5???
Replies: 4
Views: 1371

Scripting Bug in 2.9.5???

Hi Guys, I wrote a script in 2.9rc9, it worked fine up until about 2.9.3 or 4, when it started acting strangely. It seems to work sometimes, but not all the time. The Line That is failing is: :local emailSubject ("KP WDS UP " . $thetime . " " . $theDate . "Total Down Time: " . [/system clock get tim...
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Sep 27, 2005 4:18 am
Forum: General
Topic: UPGRADE TO 2.9.5 (routeros-x86 single pckg upgrade)
Replies: 3
Views: 1266

has anyone else had this issue?
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Aug 23, 2005 3:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: HotSpot edirect When No Internet Connection
Replies: 4
Views: 911

hey thanks for that, I dont think we will go to that trouble to let them know, I guess they will just have to deal with it:)
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Aug 23, 2005 1:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: HotSpot edirect When No Internet Connection
Replies: 4
Views: 911

HotSpot edirect When No Internet Connection

Hi, Ok So currently when we have an established internet connection, and a hotspot user tries to access the internet, gets redirected to the login page. Thats fine,but if the internet connection is down, you simply get a page cannot be disaplyed, no redirect. I understand why that is, but is there a...
by hotspotsolutions
Mon Aug 22, 2005 4:21 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: how To "$" in terminal?
Replies: 2
Views: 1362

hi,

thanks for that, I will update our scripting system. I knew it would be something simple!

Joshua
by hotspotsolutions
Mon Aug 22, 2005 4:13 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: how To "$" in terminal?
Replies: 2
Views: 1362

how To "$" in terminal?

Hi Guys, This might be a stupid question, but when I do the following I get an error: /ip hotspot user add name="theUserName" password="pa$$word" limit-uptime=3600s profile=256 disabled=no If I take out the dollar signs it works. If I do it via winbox it works fine again. Is there a way to do it in ...
by hotspotsolutions
Fri Aug 12, 2005 3:43 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: HELP! Massive Interferance Problems with Wireless AP
Replies: 1
Views: 1692

HELP! Massive Interferance Problems with Wireless AP

Hi, We are using a Mikrotik with a Dlink DWL-2100AP as our access point, but our clients are getting disconnected for up to an hour 3-8 times a day at random times. Obviously its interferance, but we cant trace the interferance. We want to swap AP's, to something that supports Dynamic Channel switch...
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Aug 09, 2005 4:07 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: How To Use "Telnet" built into mikrotik in scripti
Replies: 2
Views: 1383

ok thanks for that, I didnt think it was.

I will just nat them out and do it from our web server.

thanks for the quick reply.
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Aug 09, 2005 3:00 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: How To Use "Telnet" built into mikrotik in scripti
Replies: 2
Views: 1383

How To Use "Telnet" built into mikrotik in scripti

hello, Anyone know how to use telnet in mikrotik to connect to a host, and send some commands? I want to do this via scripting, but I cant seem to work it out. I dont even know if its possible? Obviously I know how to do this via the terminal manually, but I want to automate it? By the way I am usin...
by hotspotsolutions
Mon Aug 08, 2005 3:50 am
Forum: General
Topic: PPPoE Client Interfaces Buggy & disappearing
Replies: 1
Views: 1051

PPPoE Client Interfaces Buggy & disappearing

Hi Guys, Ok over the last few days, our 2.9rc6 server has had major issues with its PPPoE-Client connection to our ADSL provider. About 5 times the interface has stopped working, and when trying to disable/enable the interface via winbox their has been a message saying something like "Not Implimente...
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Aug 03, 2005 7:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Universal Client on different class subnet
Replies: 2
Views: 640

I cant reach the hot spot page when using a different subnet mask when specifiying a static IP address.
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Aug 03, 2005 1:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Universal Client on different class subnet
Replies: 2
Views: 640

Universal Client on different class subnet

Hi All, I have managed to get Universal Client to work, however when i try to access the Hot Spot with a static IP that is in a different address class it doesnt work. ie. at the momment our DHCP pool address is 192.168.1.x with subnet mask 255.255.255.0 i can access the hotspot when i set a static ...
by hotspotsolutions
Mon Jul 25, 2005 6:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik & Printer Via Com Port????
Replies: 2
Views: 657

Thats not wishful thinking at all, I have absoltely no problem doind exactly what you have stated, I am just wondering if anyone has used and of the 1 or 2 button printers out there and what results you have had? We are looking at making our own hardware buttons to a normal COM port printer, which i...
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Jul 19, 2005 2:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik & Printer Via Com Port????
Replies: 2
Views: 657

Mikrotik & Printer Via Com Port????

Hi Guys,

Has anyone used any of those printers out there with the buttons that netcomm and zyxel use to print receipts with hotspot users?

We are looking at doing this, just wondering if this is even possible?
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Jul 12, 2005 2:39 am
Forum: General
Topic: Enable Internal Access to IP from External Source
Replies: 5
Views: 1794

I have tried that, I would have thought that would work as well bu tI cant seem to get it to work. I am sure thats it, but I am just not doing it right.
by hotspotsolutions
Sun Jul 10, 2005 9:03 am
Forum: General
Topic: Enable Internal Access to IP from External Source
Replies: 5
Views: 1794

I cant find any information on either of the methods you have specified, can you point me in the right direction?
by hotspotsolutions
Sat Jul 09, 2005 3:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: How to block port 80 website when smeone logs in externally?
Replies: 1
Views: 611

sorry, that was propabl a stupid question, I have sorted it.

is ther a way to change that default html page?
by hotspotsolutions
Sat Jul 09, 2005 3:22 am
Forum: General
Topic: How to block port 80 website when smeone logs in externally?
Replies: 1
Views: 611

How to block port 80 website when smeone logs in externally?

Hi,

I have 2.9rc6 and there is the administration website that no exists. I want to block that for external views, so bob down the road cant see the website running on port 80. ow do I do this without disabling winbox etc?

or how do I change the main webpage?
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Jul 06, 2005 10:14 am
Forum: General
Topic: Enable Internal Access to IP from External Source
Replies: 5
Views: 1794

Enable Internal Access to IP from External Source

HI Guys, I am sure this is a stupid question but, basically I want to allow web access externally to me Access point located on my internal network, via port 88 or whatever. Currently my confiq is: 3 x Interfaces: 1 x ADSL pppoe-client Interface (ADSL connected to 192.168.0. Interface_ 2 x Ethernet ...
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Jul 05, 2005 4:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Problem with connections number...
Replies: 1
Views: 549

works for me, I have rc with hotspot running and I can get it no problems.
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Jul 05, 2005 3:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: PPPoE Client Problem in 2.9rc6
Replies: 6
Views: 1752

yeah we use a DG632. put that straight into bridge and your away. We have never used a card directly in mikrotik, the 400ma cards that are available now seem like they are worth investigating. The other reason is we use WDS built into the 2100AP's with good results, and that means we use anywher fro...
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Jul 05, 2005 3:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: PPPoE Client Problem in 2.9rc6
Replies: 6
Views: 1752

Hi, I have a Netgear ADSL ethernet modem in bridge mode, and the mikrotik handling the pppoe authentication. I have the modem going into one network port, and the other port has a dlink 2100ap connected to it, and thats our hotspot side. We use the mikrotik for pppoe authentication as we have dynami...
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Jul 05, 2005 2:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: PPPoE Client Problem in 2.9rc6
Replies: 6
Views: 1752

yeah!

in case anyonesinterested, this is what I put in to get it to work:
/ip firewall mangle add out-interface=ADSL action=change-mss new-mss=1400 chain=forward protocol=tcp tcp-flags=syn
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Jul 05, 2005 8:17 am
Forum: General
Topic: PPPoE Client Problem in 2.9rc6
Replies: 6
Views: 1752

??

so nobody is connecting to their mikrotik with a DSL line then?
by hotspotsolutions
Sat Jul 02, 2005 9:27 am
Forum: General
Topic: PPPoE Client Problem in 2.9rc6
Replies: 6
Views: 1752

PPPoE Client Problem in 2.9rc6

Hi Guys, Ok I have setup a PPPoE Client to connect to my ADSL provider. It connects fine, and I can ping and get on the web ok too. in 2.8, I created a mangle rule to derease the TCP-MSS so their was no packet fragmentation. In 2.9, I see you can set it directly in the pppoe-client setup. So I have ...
by hotspotsolutions
Tue Jun 28, 2005 11:44 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Ability to Access variable created in mikrotik in HTML Page?
Replies: 0
Views: 1014

Ability to Access variable created in mikrotik in HTML Page?

Hi,

Is there anyway to access a variable I create in mikrotik (v2.9rc6) in a say the login page?

I would like to be able to create a variable, called "Location", set its value, then access it like: $(Location)

If you cant, mabye a feature request for future?
by hotspotsolutions
Fri Jun 10, 2005 8:38 am
Forum: General
Topic: How to use Advertising in 2.9?
Replies: 2
Views: 1542

How to use Advertising in 2.9?

Hi,

I saw in the changelog that advertising support was added in 2.9, I have 2.9rc5 running but I cant find it in telnet or winbox.

Is this an enabled feature yet?
by hotspotsolutions
Fri Jun 03, 2005 12:09 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Router Board 532 - Hot Spot 12-20 users
Replies: 1
Views: 1623

Router Board 532 - Hot Spot 12-20 users

Hi Guys, I'm looking at purchasing a routerboard 532 to run our hotspots. We genreally have between 10 and 20 users connected concurrently, will this board handle this? I've currently got a router board 230 which runs beautifully but if the 532 will do the job i will certainly go that way due to the...
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Feb 09, 2005 2:42 am
Forum: General
Topic: Help! Hacking Attempt on Hotpost How to Block?
Replies: 2
Views: 1137

Help! Hacking Attempt on Hotpost How to Block?

Hi, We have had over 500 attemted login attempts from what seems to be one person in the last two days on our hotspot. We assume they are using an automated login system as they are using common names for the login attempts. This has all been logged by our Windows IAS Radius server logging, but it d...
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Jan 19, 2005 10:03 am
Forum: General
Topic: Help! Universal Client Interface Does Not Work!?
Replies: 6
Views: 1446

?

HI,

Yeah thats what I thought, however as I said I cannot get that to work at all, even with a gateway enabled.

I have just checked, I can ping the mikrotik (10.5.50.1), and even external IP addresses, but I cant access the external IP's, or even the mikrotik IP.

weird!
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Jan 19, 2005 9:43 am
Forum: General
Topic: Help! Universal Client Interface Does Not Work!?
Replies: 6
Views: 1446

?

So there is no way to have a totally anonymous client connect sucessfully. That is what we require, we dont want users to have to modify their IP settings at all. We dont want to have to add them manualaly to get them to work, thats absolutely useless to us. There is no way to make it work seamlessly?
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Jan 19, 2005 9:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: Help! Universal Client Interface Does Not Work!?
Replies: 6
Views: 1446

??

Where do I set this information, for what purpose?
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Jan 19, 2005 8:40 am
Forum: General
Topic: Help! Universal Client Interface Does Not Work!?
Replies: 6
Views: 1446

Help! Universal Client Interface Does Not Work!?

Hi, Ok I have setup a hotspot exactly as described int he link below, the only difference being that I have sepcified external DNS servers. http://www.mikrotik.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=231 Everything else works great, authentication, hotspot etc, except the Universal Client. Whenever I set an IP ad...
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Jan 19, 2005 5:16 am
Forum: General
Topic: How To: Redirect All SMTP Requests To Specific IP Address???
Replies: 3
Views: 1191

Correct DST-Nat

Hi,

Thankyou for your reply, the rule you entered is actually wrong, you need to set the action=Nat, otherwise it defaults to Accept which does work.

Its working now though, thanks for your help.
by hotspotsolutions
Sat Jan 15, 2005 6:14 am
Forum: General
Topic: How To: Redirect All SMTP Requests To Specific IP Address???
Replies: 3
Views: 1191

How To: Redirect All SMTP Requests To Specific IP Address???

Hi,

I want to redirect all SMTP traffic through our SMTP server, so the users dont have to change their outgoing mail server in outlook etc, does anyone know ow to do this easily?

thanks
joshua
by hotspotsolutions
Fri Dec 24, 2004 9:32 am
Forum: General
Topic: Radius (IAS) to limit users access
Replies: 3
Views: 1325

can you tell me how this is done on freeradius, may be i might be able to apply the same principals to IAS.

thanks
by hotspotsolutions
Thu Dec 23, 2004 1:19 am
Forum: General
Topic: How To get Radius "Rate-Limit" working on Microsof
Replies: 8
Views: 1796

IAS comes with a whole bunch of preconfigured options. this is one of them... i just didnt realise that you could use this with mikrotik
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Dec 22, 2004 11:11 am
Forum: General
Topic: Radius (IAS) to limit users access
Replies: 3
Views: 1325

Radius (IAS) to limit users access

Hi Guys, i am using microsoft IAS server remote user policies to limit the amount of data a user can download and to shape their bandwidth etc.... its all working great except once a user has reached their download quota and get booted off the system, they can just relog in again and their quota has...
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Dec 22, 2004 5:46 am
Forum: General
Topic: How To get Radius "Rate-Limit" working on Microsof
Replies: 8
Views: 1796

Working

Hi Guys,

It seems I should have been using "Ascend-Data-Rate" which works perfectly.
by hotspotsolutions
Wed Dec 22, 2004 4:38 am
Forum: General
Topic: How To get Radius "Rate-Limit" working on Microsof
Replies: 8
Views: 1796

How To get Radius "Rate-Limit" working on Microsof

Hi,

I have sucessfully got our mikrotik box working with a microsoft IAS server, logs in sucessfully.

However whenever I try to use the vendor specifica attribute "Rate-Limit", it does not work.

Anyone Sucesffuly get this to work?
by hotspotsolutions
Mon Dec 20, 2004 1:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How to: Allow Computer Unrestricted Access In Hospot Setup
Replies: 8
Views: 2572

How to: Allow Computer Unrestricted Access In Hospot Setup

Hi, I have setup the router as per the dhcp-pool for the hotspot setup, all works a treat, but I have 1 computer that needs unrestricted access to the network. Currently this pc must login to access any network resources, but because it has a static IP addrss I cannot get it to login. What I want to...
by hotspotsolutions
Fri Dec 17, 2004 3:58 am
Forum: General
Topic: How To: Connect to FreeRadius Server?
Replies: 4
Views: 1878

Database?

Hi,

I would love to simply use a database to manage users, but as far as I can see the only external managment of users that is available is a radius server?
by hotspotsolutions
Thu Dec 16, 2004 1:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How To: Connect to FreeRadius Server?
Replies: 4
Views: 1878

How To: Connect to FreeRadius Server?

Hi,

I am going to develop my own radius managment system usng either ASP, or ASP.Net.

I just need some pointers on what connection I can perform to the FreeRadius server?

Any Help is appreciated.

Thankyou
Joshua