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by kmullen
Tue Aug 22, 2017 7:17 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: DHCP Server disable script
Replies: 3
Views: 1114

Re: DHCP Server disable script

My SXTs are setup in bridge mode and my clients authenticate with their routers using PPPoE. What is the best configuration to prevent DHCP from going out the SXT? Thank you for your help.
by kmullen
Mon Aug 21, 2017 7:30 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Layer 2 issues
Replies: 4
Views: 868

Re: Layer 2 issues

Many times I am not able to get into the powerbox via IP but when I do it's often a 100% CPU usage. It's as if something is flooding the powerbox. I have 4 in my network and all are experiencing this issue at various times.

Didn't read your post correctly. The PPPoE server rarely gets above 30%.
by kmullen
Fri Jul 28, 2017 2:16 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: DHCP Server disable script
Replies: 3
Views: 1114

DHCP Server disable script

My clients (SXT's) are usually installed in bridge mode. My clients routers (personal) are configured to login to my network via PPPoE. Occassionally, one of my customers will plug the SXT into their LAN port and their router will begin issuing DHCP on my network. I need a script that will disable o...
by kmullen
Fri Jul 28, 2017 1:50 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Layer 2 issues
Replies: 4
Views: 868

Layer 2 issues

I'm not sure where to post this. I don't know if it's wireless or network issue. Periodically my system will stop passing PPPoE requests. When this happens some of the Mikrotik devices will also stop responding to their IP addresses. For example I have several POE switches, 75% of the clients will a...
by kmullen
Thu Jun 30, 2016 10:10 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Interface Traffic Not showing
Replies: 1
Views: 1103

Interface Traffic Not showing

I have thedude setup to show speeds on all links, wireless and ethernet.  Recently those link speeds do not show. When I try to remap the links, the interface pull down says unknown and I am not able to select and interface as no interfaces show in the link configuration.  I am logging into TheDude ...
by kmullen
Sat Feb 13, 2016 8:28 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Significant Bandwidth Degradation on downline hops
Replies: 0
Views: 524

Significant Bandwidth Degradation on downline hops

I have a small WiSP. The main site is connected to the 2nd site with SXT's in Bridge and Station Bridge mode using NV2 and all HT channels enabled. Site 1 <> Site 2 is 2km connected at -48/-48 with 240 meg wireless connection. Bandwidth test between radios averages over 200 meg with no errors. Route...
by kmullen
Wed Sep 03, 2014 10:54 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Omnitik won't reboot
Replies: 3
Views: 1687

Omnitik won't reboot

Strange issue. Just received two new Omnitiks using version 6.18, as I was installing them on an existing network using 5.26, I downgraded the Omnitiks, then downgraded the firmware to match. Now, when I plug them in, they won't boot up unless I hold the reset button for 1 second while applying powe...
by kmullen
Thu Dec 19, 2013 8:07 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: PPPoE simutaneous user limit reached.
Replies: 1
Views: 1192

PPPoE simutaneous user limit reached.

I am running usermanager on my main router (RB1100Hx2) as well as the pppoe server. Everything has been running fine for months. However, over the last two weeks, about twice a day the PPPoE server will drop several connections bring them back up and drop them repeatedly. When I check the usernamang...
by kmullen
Thu Jun 27, 2013 10:12 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Mass Email to Usermanager clients
Replies: 1
Views: 1132

Mass Email to Usermanager clients

I would like to be able to send periodic, emails to all clients in the usermanager database, or at least to be able to extract all email addresses in csv file.

I want to use this email to notify of network outages and maintenance as well as system changes.

Any help on this?
by kmullen
Wed Apr 17, 2013 7:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Residential PPPoE pool
Replies: 1
Views: 510

Residential PPPoE pool

I have an existing network utilizing PPPoE and issuing out public IP addresses to business customers. I want to add private address pools to same PPPoE server for residential customers. How can I accomplish this? I know how to define the IP Pool. I'm not sure how to use private and public pools. I a...
by kmullen
Fri Mar 22, 2013 6:43 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Omnitik Station Bridge won't connect to Omnitik AP using NV2
Replies: 0
Views: 566

Omnitik Station Bridge won't connect to Omnitik AP using NV2

Recently setup small network for an RV park. I used 4 Omnitiks with firmware 5.24 AP1 : setup as AP Bridge, 802.11n 20/40 Mhz HT Above, NV2 protocol, all HT chains selected. AP2 - AP4 : Setup as Station Bridge, 802.11n, 20/40 Mhz HT Above, any protocol, all HT chains selected. With this setup AP2 - ...
by kmullen
Mon Oct 01, 2012 11:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Iframe in PHP login page
Replies: 1
Views: 727

Iframe in PHP login page

We have developed a php login page for our hotspots. Recently we started having issues with the page. If you look at the page from outside the network everything looks fine. But if you access the page from within the hotspot, the whole login page keeps refreshing over and over INSIDE the iframe. Can...
by kmullen
Tue Aug 14, 2012 3:38 am
Forum: General
Topic: Router Lockup
Replies: 1
Views: 569

Router Lockup

Using a RB450G router. Servicing around 45 clients for Internet. Using Userman on the same device to authenticate clients with PPPoE. System seems to be running fine. However about 4 days ago it just started locking up. Can't access router locally or remotely. Requires reboot to re-establish service...
by kmullen
Wed Aug 08, 2012 4:08 am
Forum: General
Topic: FTP Issues
Replies: 0
Views: 402

FTP Issues

I recently replaced a customers Netgear FVS318 Router with a Mikrotik RB750. After replacing the router they could no longer reliably ftp files to one particular site. The routinely ftp to about 5 sites a week and are not having any issues with any of the other sites. Only this one site. Their exter...
by kmullen
Sat Dec 17, 2011 2:31 am
Forum: General
Topic: Allow Winbox management by MAC address.
Replies: 1
Views: 747

Allow Winbox management by MAC address.

I have downloaded the latest Android WinBox app. I want to be able to set my rb450g to recognize the MAC address of my Android and allow Winbox management. I have locked the box down by IP, but from a mobile device I never know what the IP will be.

Any help out there?

Thanks,

Kurt
by kmullen
Tue Nov 15, 2011 11:49 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: HWMP+ Mesh questions. Can't get the mesh to bridge traffic
Replies: 7
Views: 1217

Re: HWMP+ Mesh questions. Can't get the mesh to bridge tra

It's been three weeks now. I guess seeing the other unanswered posts on this subject, that not too many people know how to do this.

I'm still stuck with 3 AP's that I can't get to mesh and 3 more that I'm afraid to put up. :(
by kmullen
Sun Nov 13, 2011 8:33 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Hotspot External Login page loops to internal login
Replies: 4
Views: 4636

Re: Hotspot External Login page loops to internal login

OK just quadruple checked by printing out the IP walled garden. oooops!!! :?

I had the addresses listed in the src field.!

Thanks for the help :lol:
by kmullen
Sun Nov 13, 2011 8:11 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Hotspot External Login page loops to internal login
Replies: 4
Views: 4636

Re: Hotspot External Login page loops to internal login

I had the correct IP address in the IP walled garden. However when that didn't work. I added the whole subnet. /25 and still didn't work. I have read the forums and have triple checked the IP walled garden for accuracy. It is correct. But it seems that the hotspot still can't find the external serve...
by kmullen
Fri Nov 11, 2011 8:48 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Hotspot External Login page loops to internal login
Replies: 4
Views: 4636

Hotspot External Login page loops to internal login

I am trying to use the Mikrotik hotspot with an external login page. I have followed the instructions at : http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/HotSpot_external_login_page I have added the IP address of my external server and the hotspot router to the IP walled garden! However, when I try to access the hot...
by kmullen
Thu Oct 27, 2011 6:32 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Tutorial - Connecting Two SXT's Together
Replies: 21
Views: 10486

Re: Tutorial - Connecting Two SXT's Together

This tutorial is excellent and eliminates alot of the confusion for those of us that aren't really good at using the CLI.

Note that one SXT is in BRIDGE mode.
The second is in Station Bridge mode.

Using this method you don't have to use WDS.
by kmullen
Thu Oct 27, 2011 6:27 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: SXT perfekt ptp config??
Replies: 8
Views: 2510

Re: SXT perfekt ptp config??

I am using this configuration now. The link shows 245 meg both directions, actual through put sxt to sxt is around 145 meg one direction, and about 95 meg through the link to a router. Subject to the limitation of a 100 meg Ethernet port on SXT's.

Distance is about 1 mile.
by kmullen
Thu Oct 27, 2011 6:18 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: HWMP+ Mesh questions. Can't get the mesh to bridge traffic
Replies: 7
Views: 1217

Re: HWMP+ Mesh questions. Can't get the mesh to bridge tra

Still looking for an answer here. Any help?
by kmullen
Thu Oct 27, 2011 6:11 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Radius Not Responding
Replies: 3
Views: 1421

Re: Radius Not Responding

I feel your pain. I was having the same issue and the lack of response from the forums doesn't help. But then again, most of the responders are just fellow users, and all of us have limited time. Anyway try this. In the hotspot server profile under the general tab use the actual IP address of the ho...
by kmullen
Sun Oct 23, 2011 8:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Cannot login to Omnitik
Replies: 1
Views: 723

Re: Cannot login to Omnitik

I was able to resolve this.

I changed the SXT to station mode and associated with the AP. Then I used IP neighbors and regular telnet. Once in I modified the Mesh and wireless settings and all is good.
by kmullen
Sun Oct 23, 2011 7:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Cannot login to Omnitik
Replies: 1
Views: 723

Cannot login to Omnitik

I have an Omnitik that I cannot get back into. 1) I have removed the default configuration. 2) I created a HWMP+ Mesh Interface 3) Selected Mesh as Portal 4) Added Ethernet1 (POE) and WLAN1 to Mesh as ports 3) I added IP to Mesh Interface 4) I configured wireless to use WDS - Dynamic Mesh - Mesh Bri...
by kmullen
Fri Oct 21, 2011 11:46 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: HWMP+ Mesh questions. Can't get the mesh to bridge traffic
Replies: 7
Views: 1217

HWMP+ Mesh questions. Can't get the mesh to bridge traffic

HWMP+ Mesh questions. Can't get the mesh to bridge traffic. 1) I removed default configuration 2) I have added a Mesh, selected it as portal. 3) added wlan1 and ether1 as mesh ports 4) set wireless config WDS using dynamic mesh to meshbridge 5) added ip to meshbridge I can associate with the Omnitik...
by kmullen
Fri Sep 23, 2011 7:20 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: MAC authentication is not working for ONE user
Replies: 4
Views: 2872

Re: MAC authentication is not working for ONE user

When I change the DNS name to Mikrotik, the browser login page constantly refreshes and won't allow login.
by kmullen
Wed Sep 14, 2011 4:55 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: MAC authentication is not working for ONE user
Replies: 4
Views: 2872

Re: MAC authentication is not working for ONE user

/ip hotspot profile print 1 name="hsprof1" hotspot-address=172.16.16.254 dns-name="172.16.16.254" html-directory=hotspot rate-limit="" http-proxy=0.0.0.0:0 smtp-server=0.0.0.0 login-by=mac,http-chap,http-pap,trial mac-auth-password="" split-user-domain=no trial-uptime=30m/1d trial-user-profile=Trial...
by kmullen
Wed Sep 14, 2011 4:48 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: MAC authentication is not working for ONE user
Replies: 4
Views: 2872

MAC authentication is not working for ONE user

I have one user that has been authenticated with userman for the last two days. Today after a router reboot one MAC auth user is not able to log back in. Keep getting "login failed:invalid password" The password field in userman is blank, and the mac auth password is blank in the hotspot manager. Ye...
by kmullen
Wed Sep 14, 2011 1:58 am
Forum: General
Topic: Automated Billing Solution based on timer for monthly subscr
Replies: 5
Views: 1070

Re: Automated Billing Solution based on timer for monthly su

I see that no one has replied to you.

I stumbled across this today.

http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/AutomatedBilling
by kmullen
Mon Sep 12, 2011 6:06 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: User Manager Help
Replies: 1
Views: 847

Re: User Manager Help

Never mind everyone I got it working.
by kmullen
Thu Sep 08, 2011 1:20 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: User Manager Help
Replies: 1
Views: 847

User Manager Help

I have UserManager setup on a RB432A board. It is working including rate limit. However, there are three things that aren't working. 1. MAC authentication for pre-paid users. I have configured a user, using the MAC address as username in usermanager, but it still forces the Mikrotik login page. 2. P...
by kmullen
Fri Dec 03, 2010 5:48 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Kernel panic - not syncing: No init found. Try passing init
Replies: 4
Views: 1809

Re: Kernel panic - not syncing: No init found. Try passing

BTW I have the 2.12 BIOS firmware. I just don't know how to flash this. Use rs232 and a termial-tool (Upload).. S. Thanks, after putting Hyperterminal on my Windows 7 machine, I was able to upload the BIOS firmware. After that was complete I was able to reload 4.13 and now everything is FAT & HAPPY...
by kmullen
Wed Dec 01, 2010 2:52 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Kernel panic - not syncing: No init found. Try passing init
Replies: 4
Views: 1809

Re: Kernel panic - not syncing: No init found. Try passing

I have this same problem. When I try netinstall things seem to go well, the image is loading but then I get this error: trying bootp protocol... OK Got IP address: 10.10.1.1 resolved mac address 00:1D:72:4F:10:70 transfer started ....*................... transfer ok, time=1.16s setting up elf image....
by kmullen
Thu May 20, 2010 5:01 am
Forum: General
Topic: Please Help with automatic Hotspot login
Replies: 15
Views: 13181

Re: Please Help with automatic Hotspot login

:D

Just wanted to take a couple of minutes to thank all of you for your help.

Hotspot is working and forwarding to external page just fine.
by kmullen
Wed May 19, 2010 1:22 am
Forum: General
Topic: Please Help with automatic Hotspot login
Replies: 15
Views: 13181

Re: Please Help with automatic Hotspot login

They were saying that password was not chap encrypted.

I changed it to HTTP PAP and it process correctly.

Should I setup CHAP? How?

How many users can login with this username and password?
by kmullen
Wed May 19, 2010 1:02 am
Forum: General
Topic: Please Help with automatic Hotspot login
Replies: 15
Views: 13181

Re: Please Help with automatic Hotspot login

Those are the exact files we used. I have attached my copies. It just loops and fails to login the user. Login: <html> <head> <meta http-equiv="refresh" content="0; url=login?username=sayachtclub&password=sayachtclub"> <meta http-equiv="pragma" content="no-cache"> <meta http-equiv="expires" content=...
by kmullen
Wed May 19, 2010 12:27 am
Forum: General
Topic: Please Help with automatic Hotspot login
Replies: 15
Views: 13181

Re: Please Help with automatic Hotspot login

I see the code but how and where do I put that?
by kmullen
Wed May 19, 2010 12:17 am
Forum: General
Topic: Please Help with automatic Hotspot login
Replies: 15
Views: 13181

Re: Please Help with automatic Hotspot login

Again, it just cycles. Here is my html code. <html> <head> <meta http-equiv="refresh" content="0; url=login?username=sayachtclub&password=sayachtclub"> <meta http-equiv="pragma" content="no-cache"> <meta http-equiv="expires" content="-1"> </head> <body> </body> </html> The username and password are ...
by kmullen
Tue May 18, 2010 11:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Please Help with automatic Hotspot login
Replies: 15
Views: 13181

Please Help with automatic Hotspot login

I have setup a basic hotspot which works with the MT defaults. I want to use rlogin.html to automatically login a user then forward to an external page where we will collect some customer info. I have tried several of the various methods in the forums, but when I try to the setup, the browser gets c...
by kmullen
Thu May 13, 2010 4:56 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Hotspot login script
Replies: 15
Views: 10212

Re: Hotspot login script

Thanks for the reply. I don't want to store the information. I just want it forwarded via email. Still not possible?
by kmullen
Wed May 12, 2010 1:52 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Hotspot login script
Replies: 15
Views: 10212

Hotspot login script

Hello, I have been searching the forum for over 6 hours, I have seen several questions similar to this, but no satisfactory answer. I want to allow free access to a hotspot. But I want to collect the customers name and valid email address. It does NOT need to control access. The information will be ...
by kmullen
Tue Mar 13, 2007 5:50 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Hotspot and DHCP
Replies: 0
Views: 620

Hotspot and DHCP

We are issuing static DHCP based on MAC address: I need the ability to create a DHCP pool for wireless technicians so that a user with an unauthorized MAC (IP) will get a hotspot login request. After authenticated against radius, they would be given a valid IP. This could even be a private IP, NAT'd...
by kmullen
Thu Mar 02, 2006 5:36 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Scripting manual
Replies: 2
Views: 1437

Scripting manual

Where is this scripting manual that is referenced in router documentation? The most current I can find is html based and is for 2.7. The scripting syntax seems to have changed since then.
by kmullen
Thu Dec 22, 2005 6:32 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Access Control and accounting with Radius
Replies: 9
Views: 2541

Forgery!?!

Yes we did think of that, but we haven't had much of a problem. If we use PPoE then all customers behind a residential router would have access when one authenticates. Right?
by kmullen
Thu Dec 22, 2005 4:17 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Access Control and accounting with Radius
Replies: 9
Views: 2541

And . . .

Our customers don't use a login. So will the hotspot controller use the MAC address of the radio as the username / password?
by kmullen
Thu Dec 22, 2005 4:13 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Access Control and accounting with Radius
Replies: 9
Views: 2541

Thanks

CMIT, I fully understand that NO ONE should work for free. If this is your line of business I am willing to pay for your work. From your tips I'm assuming you think I am using DHCP. We statically assign IP's based on the MAC of the clients CPE. Also, each tower has a standalone MT with no wlan cards...
by kmullen
Tue Dec 20, 2005 11:50 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Access Control and accounting with Radius
Replies: 9
Views: 2541

What no help out there!

:roll:

Lot's of people looking but no answers. I know this is possible because I know of one ISP using MT to do this.

No one willing to help? :?:
by kmullen
Mon Dec 19, 2005 6:13 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Malware and Bogon scripts
Replies: 6
Views: 5857

Malware and Bogon scripts

I know these have already been created and updated but I can't find them.

I need scripts to add Malware and Bogon IP filters on my routers and can't find them.
by kmullen
Sat Dec 17, 2005 3:25 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Access Control and accounting with Radius
Replies: 9
Views: 2541

Access Control and accounting with Radius

HELP! I am so tired of dealing with "wired" network people that don't think the following is possible: Wireless client links to AP Traffic passess to MT in Router mode MT uses MAC or IP to check Radius for access. if authorized access granted if unrecognized forwarded to info page for obtaining acce...
by kmullen
Sun Jun 12, 2005 2:58 am
Forum: General
Topic: Webmin error
Replies: 3
Views: 1328

Webmin error

I have a new MT from Windwireless. I keep getting an error when I try to log in with webmin. It locks up with the following error. Connecting to port 8291.

What is the fix for this problem?
by kmullen
Sun Mar 13, 2005 5:46 am
Forum: General
Topic: Traffic Accounting
Replies: 5
Views: 1759

RADIUS

Yes I agree with your conclusions about the Radius server. I have installed Freeradius but the configuration is beyond my expertise.
by kmullen
Mon Mar 07, 2005 3:24 am
Forum: General
Topic: Traffic Accounting
Replies: 5
Views: 1759

No details

There aren't any details on the log downloader program. It just says error.
by kmullen
Wed Mar 02, 2005 6:03 am
Forum: General
Topic: Traffic Accounting
Replies: 5
Views: 1759

Traffic Accounting

Please help. I need to keep monthly reports, accessible to customers of their traffic throughput. I have the IP accounting program running. I need to use the log downloader. But I keep getting an error when I try to download the log file. Accounting is running, my webport is 8083. I have been messin...
by kmullen
Wed Jan 26, 2005 1:55 am
Forum: General
Topic: Queues or Queue Trees
Replies: 3
Views: 1281

transparent/parent proxy

Our proxy is a seperate squid box. I checkt the example posted and it addresses my issue if I were using the squid in the MT box. Which I am not. [admin@TopGun_Floresville] > ip web-proxy print enabled: yes src-address: 0.0.0.0 port: 3128 hostname: transparent-proxy: yes parent-proxy: xxx.xxx.xx.x:3...
by kmullen
Thu Jan 13, 2005 6:31 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Queues or Queue Trees
Replies: 3
Views: 1281

Queues or Queue Trees

I would like to create a queue which gives my customers unlimited speed when the are retreiving from our transparent proxy (Port 80) and limited access when using other ports, protocols or non cached sites. Is this possible?
by kmullen
Thu Dec 30, 2004 9:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Max conncections
Replies: 1
Views: 869

Max conncections

I want the Mikrotik to limit or shut off an IP that has exceeded a certain number of simultaneous flows or connections. This would limit the damage caused by some viruses and trojans. Is this possible and how.
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