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by Samot
Sun May 12, 2019 12:44 am
Forum: General
Topic: VLAN over Bridge
Replies: 41
Views: 1206

Re: VLAN over Bridge

Do yourself a favor and have a look at sindy's post history so you can get some understanding of sindy's knowledge Uhm, my point was that the little tangent that was being taken wasn't needed and there were other problems with the config. I actually am pretty aware of Sindy's knowledge and in no wa...
by Samot
Sat May 11, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VLAN over Bridge
Replies: 41
Views: 1206

Re: VLAN over Bridge

@sindy & @anav, while your little spat is cute you both have failed to notice some glaring errors in this config. 1. bridgePrio6 is the one that is supposed to filter this WAN VLAN stuff. So why is it a _member_ of the default bridge?! That's a no no. 2. There is nothing that shows bridgePrio6 has e...
by Samot
Thu May 09, 2019 3:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: [Feature request] Wireguard
Replies: 76
Views: 15364

Re: [Feature request] Wireguard

Soooo, we're all begging for Mikrotik to implement something that has never (in 2.5 years) hit an actual v1 release or anything stable. It's also a project surviving off of VC funding so what happens when their next round comes up with a goose egg? Funny considering how much people complain about Mi...
by Samot
Tue May 07, 2019 5:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VoIP with load balancing PCC
Replies: 19
Views: 628

Re: VoIP with load balancing PCC

I'm not sure this is the wisest route to go here. See, the PBX is going to set it's RTP IP to one of those WAN IP addresses. That's how it works. So if you have two WAN IPs and make a call or receive a call, the PBX needs to know what IP to assign for RTP to receive the media back. At any point duri...
by Samot
Fri May 03, 2019 3:03 pm
Forum: SwOS
Topic: How to configure Inter-vlan routing on CRS 3XXX Series
Replies: 1
Views: 172

Re: How to configure Inter-vlan routing on CRS 3XXX Series

Does anyone know how to configure inter-vlan routing on CRS 3XXX. Yes, you just add them. If they were only connected on a switch they wouldn't be able to communicate. Because they are on a router, they can. So you actually would need to block the InterVLAN routing at the switch if you _didn't_ wan...
by Samot
Wed May 01, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.44.3 [stable] is released!
Replies: 92
Views: 18202

Re: v6.44.3 [stable] is released!

6.44.x have many bugs! far from stable, it breakdown 5G wifi. And what bugs are those? Just saying it has "many bugs" isn't insightful or helpful at all. If it has many bugs please list them so the developers and others can be aware of them and try to replicate them in order to prove they are bugs....
by Samot
Wed May 01, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: wAP ac serious problem! maybe a bug?
Replies: 12
Views: 488

Re: wAP ac serious problem! maybe a bug?

So is there a reason there are two active threads by you about your wAP ACs going crazy after updating to 6.44.3? Part of the problem with this is that in one thread Person 1 can tell you do X in order to help, while in the other thread Person 2 is telling you to do Y. Person 2 may have never told y...
by Samot
Wed May 01, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: be careful! 6.44.x should not marked as stable!
Replies: 6
Views: 636

Re: be careful! 6.44.x should not marked as stable!

Interesting, I updated wAP ACs to 6.44.2 last week. Along with all my cAP ACs and other systems. Not a single one of them has crashed or had an issue. Are you sure it wasn't something else?
by Samot
Mon Apr 29, 2019 4:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: please help config class ip / 29
Replies: 20
Views: 595

Re: please help config class ip / 29

That /48 network is probably IPv6? Usually you assign a /64 to every subnet interface and either enable DHCPv6 server (good luck with that on MT) or router advertisements (and let devices autoconfigure from there). Just make sure you have default IPv6 route set ... and most importantly, gave ROS 6....
by Samot
Mon Apr 29, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: WISPs Worldwide
Replies: 1
Views: 159

Re: WISPs Worldwide

I know of three in one of my market areas but I wouldn't provide their names for public directories as possible options for Internet service because they suck, big time. All three wanted to resell my voice services to their customer and they lack basic knowledge of Linux and networking over all let ...
by Samot
Mon Apr 29, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: mikrotik power on hours
Replies: 6
Views: 321

Re: mikrotik power on hours

I want check how much this device worked, because its for my friend and he told me it worked for 2month so i want check if it really worked 2month or not Also what do you mean by "worked"? Do you mean it was running and didn't have issues? Or that it was running and now won't run (boot up)? Or that...
by Samot
Mon Apr 29, 2019 3:18 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: hEXr3, 6.44.2 bridge mode [SOLVED]
Replies: 26
Views: 1168

Re: hEXr3, 6.44.2 bridge mode [SOLVED]

What issue are you referring to? I setup a bunch of cAP ACs two weeks ago all in Bridge mode with the WISP AP as the quickset. Did you actually program the proper information in the route before hitting apply? Outside of some poor configurations that were posted, we haven't seen much else of these "...
by Samot
Mon Apr 29, 2019 3:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VLAN - hybrid port - untagged VLAN 1
Replies: 11
Views: 424

Re: VLAN - hybrid port - untagged VLAN 1

The post you are referencing is from 2016 and at the end of 2017 how VLANs where done and managed was changed. So that post is irrelevant. Have you tried following the current steps here: https://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:I ... _Filtering ?
by Samot
Fri Apr 26, 2019 3:28 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RB1100AHx4 Dude Edition insecure by default
Replies: 11
Views: 407

Re: RB1100AHx4 Dude Edition insecure by default

As shown in our wiki (more specifically here ) RB1100, nor CCR, nor CRS series of Routers/switches are meant to be plug-and-play and has only IP for first-time connectivity. They will need to be configured by the end-user before usage, unlike our home-use router lineup (as mentioned by @Paternot ),...
by Samot
Fri Apr 26, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RB1100AHx4 Dude Edition insecure by default
Replies: 11
Views: 407

Re: RB1100AHx4 Dude Edition insecure by default

No router should be exposed to the internet without proper configuration. No device calling itself a router should have this as it's fully patched, default configuration out of the box be this: # jan/02/1970 00:03:18 by RouterOS 6.44.2 # software id = 20C3-04CF # # model = RB1100Dx4 # serial number...
by Samot
Sun Apr 21, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: Replaced 5yr old x86 with CHR (less than impressed)
Replies: 14
Views: 990

Re: Replaced 5yr old x86 with CHR (less than impressed)

OK, that makes much more sense. Here check out this post, viewtopic.php?t=138549

The basic result is turn off hyperthreading on the host system and the guest VMs will improve CPU performance. All the reasoning is detailed in that post.
by Samot
Sun Apr 21, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: Replaced 5yr old x86 with CHR (less than impressed)
Replies: 14
Views: 990

Re: Replaced 5yr old x86 with CHR (less than impressed)

OK so did you install X86 or did you install CHR? There is no X86 CHR, they are not the same. X86 is meant for physical hardware and binds itself to the HDD much like the ROS appliances. Follows the same levels of licensing and limitations of that licensing. CHR is a completely different beast. It's...
by Samot
Sun Apr 21, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: hEXr3, 6.44.2 bridge mode [SOLVED]
Replies: 26
Views: 1168

Re: hEXr3, 6.44.2 bridge mode [SOLVED]

All I see in that zip file is a bunch of configs that look incomplete. Did you actually try to see this stuff manually or just do this all through Quickset? What happens when you create the DHCP server on your own and assign IPs and the settings? Again, I do this with hEX's and other routers quite a...
by Samot
Fri Apr 19, 2019 2:47 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Multiple VLANs with one Router as Default Gateway in each VLAN
Replies: 7
Views: 352

Re: Multiple VLANs with one Router as Default Gateway in each VLAN

I have got one modem (from my ISP) in bridge mode which is my gateway to the Internet. This is connected to Port 1 on the hEX. I also have two swiches and one Mikrotik hEX. Let's call the switches Switch A and Switch B. Switch A is connected to hEX on Port 2 and Switch B is connected to Port 3. hEX...
by Samot
Tue Apr 16, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: hEXr3, 6.44.2 bridge mode [SOLVED]
Replies: 26
Views: 1168

Re: hEXr3, 6.44.2 bridge mode [SOLVED]

Don't mind the impatient others, they understand IT but not people :-) Well it's a good thing this is a networking forum and not a physiology forum and the need to understand IT is greater than the need to understand people. 1) With 6.44 the dhcp package is no longer optional and it seems that it c...
by Samot
Mon Apr 15, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Noobish Requesting Help - VLANed home network [SOLVED]
Replies: 15
Views: 675

Re: Noobish Requesting Help - VLANed home network [SOLVED]

I could REALLY use some help. I'm starting to chase my tail here. I found enough info that put me on this no bridge path, and reading more about the bridging it seems sloppy. Since 6.41, so almost a year and a half, the preferred and recommended way of doing VLANs on every model but the CRS1xx/2xx'...
by Samot
Sun Apr 14, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: CONFIGURATION OF ROUTER 3011 AND 2011 FOR VPN CONNECTION
Replies: 1
Views: 187

Re: CONFIGURATION OF ROUTER 3011 AND 2011 FOR VPN CONNECTION

Good morning i have 3 places and i have bought 2011 and 3011 kindly help me how to configure them
There is absolutely no need to have multiple threads for this. Also go to https://wiki.mikrotik.com for this. These are all basic concepts covered in the wiki.
by Samot
Sat Apr 13, 2019 3:25 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: hEXr3, 6.44.2 bridge mode [SOLVED]
Replies: 26
Views: 1168

Re: hEXr3, 6.44.2 bridge mode [SOLVED]

problem identified, manually fixed and ticket opened. Mikrotik is adding a default rule that nobody outside of the LAN can access. But for the bridge this is not working. Disabling this rule made the hEX bridge accessable. What default rule? A firewall rule? A route rule? Why type of rule? You're n...
by Samot
Sat Apr 13, 2019 3:23 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Router for my new home!
Replies: 14
Views: 808

Re: Router for my new home!

If you also consider vpn, I recommend carefully the "Mikrotik device RB1100AHx4" that we use in our lab. That is an absolutely absurd suggestion for a home router. No one needs to spend $300 USD for a home router when a hEX or hAP AC2 will do the job and has IPSec accel for VPN connections along wi...
by Samot
Wed Apr 10, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Telnet function not working anymore since several versions
Replies: 5
Views: 266

Re: Telnet function not working anymore since several versions

I'd suggest using Winbox. This issue doesn't exist there and it is just better than webfig.
by Samot
Wed Apr 03, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RB2011iL/UiAS Weirdness Happening, Checking if anyone else has seen this
Replies: 2
Views: 142

Re: RB2011iL/UiAS Weirdness Happening, Checking if anyone else has seen this

Suggest posting a config from the working unit and one from the worst unit to compare.......... /export hide-sensitive file=latestconfigs The configuration between working and none working will not matter because it actually never gets to the point where I can do the configuration changes I need fo...
by Samot
Wed Apr 03, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RB2011iL/UiAS Weirdness Happening, Checking if anyone else has seen this
Replies: 2
Views: 142

RB2011iL/UiAS Weirdness Happening, Checking if anyone else has seen this

2019-04-03 10_42_51.png I recently got a small order for RB2011's from Baltic Network, just four units, about a month ago roughly. So far three of the four that I have installed for my voice networks, (2 UiAS and 1 iL) have gone crazy. It appears to be only happening on ether's 6-10 using the Ather...
by Samot
Mon Apr 01, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot 2.0
Replies: 1
Views: 196

Re: Hotspot 2.0

I want to know if Mikrotik is compatible with Hotspot 2.0 and if there are any document to prove it Hi, I want to know if you made any attempts to find this and if there are any screenshots to prove it. Literally, "Hotspot 2.0 Mikrotik" in Google got me this in the first three results: https://wiki...
by Samot
Sun Mar 31, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.45beta [testing] is released!
Replies: 219
Views: 44216

Re: v6.45beta [testing] is released!

it can not be considered as a bug or vulnerability That's not what they are saying here https://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=147048 They are talking about CCR's and CHR's crashing I don't know what more resources people need. Actually there is at least one person in that thread that confi...
by Samot
Sat Mar 16, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: IPTV who should pay?
Replies: 46
Views: 3357

Re: IPTV who should pay?

What I find interesting in this conversation is how people are equating services such as Netflix or Amazon (real, legal streaming services) with non-legitimate IPTV services. As an example, I'm from the USA but now live in Canada. All my streaming services such as Netflix, etc are USA based accounts...
by Samot
Sun Mar 10, 2019 5:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Scaling Mikrotik
Replies: 5
Views: 415

Re: Scaling Mikrotik

@magik20 I'm not really sure what you are expecting as replies to this. You're essentially asking "How should I build this ISP network?" but you haven't provided any real information to help give the advice or answer. What have you determined so far? What bottlenecks have you identified? What layout...
by Samot
Thu Jan 17, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot login page not loading automatically on some devices
Replies: 4
Views: 349

Re: Hotspot login page not loading automatically on some devices

There is to ways around this. It's an easy fix. I had the same issue but I was able to come up with a fix.

Thanks,
Are you going to share?
by Samot
Sun Dec 30, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Do not bill hotspot user for walled garden sites
Replies: 2
Views: 219

Re: Do not bill hotspot user for walled garden sites

Walled Garden's are for users that are _not logged in_. They allow "guests" to access those sites without a hotspot user account. Once they log in, everything is under their profile.
by Samot
Sun Dec 30, 2018 3:29 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Problem with Basic VLAN setup
Replies: 2
Views: 233

Re: Problem with Basic VLAN setup

Try reading here and here. See how far you get. We'll help you the rest of the way.
The CRS1XX/2XX models do not have VLAN aware Bridges. This still has to be done the "old way" with the switch chip and switch menu.
by Samot
Mon Dec 24, 2018 3:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot Simultaneous User Capacity
Replies: 5
Views: 3374

Re: Hotspot Simultaneous User Capacity

There is no Routerboard model available which is capable of controlling 900 devices simultaneously.
What was the point of this reply to a 7.5 year old thread? Nothing is relevant these days with this thread.
by Samot
Mon Dec 03, 2018 3:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik Router SIP Connection Blocked.
Replies: 75
Views: 35237

Re: Mikrotik Router SIP Connection Blocked.

OK, so I'm reading this thread and I have yet to see any real SIP debugs or information that is proving the MT's are the actual cause here. It looks like a bunch of assumptions and guessing. I am 100% a ITSP (Internet Telephone Service Provider) and I use MT's 100% for my end users. I have a wide va...
by Samot
Sun Sep 23, 2018 5:04 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Problems setting up hAP lite as wireless AP
Replies: 2
Views: 489

Re: Problems setting up hAP lite as wireless AP

Change "Address" from 192.168.88.1/24 to 192.168.96.1/24 and "Network" from 192.168.88.0 to 192.168.96.0 OK this changed the IP on the Ethernet interface to 192.168.88.1. So let's see what steps you missed after that. 1) Updated the DHCP Server by going into IP --> DHCP Server --> Network ------ Ch...
by Samot
Sun Sep 23, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Email via Gmail no longer working since Aug 22 [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 859

Re: Email via Gmail no longer working since Aug 22 [SOLVED]

/tool e-mail set address="smtp.gmail.com" haha, works perfectly. I honestly didnt think to just try using the URL, I assumed it was still IP only, as per the wiki on it. thanks. FYI, smtp.gmail.com used in @nescafe202's code is not URL , it's FQDN . Try to be precise, everybody will understand you ...
by Samot
Wed Sep 05, 2018 1:46 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: VoIP issues [SOLVED]
Replies: 5
Views: 699

Re: VoIP issues [SOLVED]

Does the caller hear the person or is it dead air/silence for both parties? This sounds like a NAT/congestion issue. How many phones, how much bandwidth and which CCR?
by Samot
Fri Aug 31, 2018 3:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Switch Chip on CRS106-1C-5S
Replies: 19
Views: 1286

Re: Switch Chip on CRS106-1C-5S

Well first thing I would do, is make sure that VLAN200 is setup as an actual interface on the router. You only have VLAN100 setup but you're setting up VLAN rules that include 200.
by Samot
Thu Aug 23, 2018 11:34 pm
Forum: SwOS
Topic: Switch stack
Replies: 2
Views: 911

Re: Switch stack

There's no stacking functionality in RouterOS or SwitchOS, as far as I know.
by Samot
Thu Aug 23, 2018 3:40 pm
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: Problem with dual PPPOE load balancing
Replies: 2
Views: 425

Re: Problem with dual PPPOE load balancing

You need to export and post your config. Those screenshots provide no real information.
by Samot
Mon Aug 20, 2018 2:20 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: hAP ac² Amazon USA Price
Replies: 13
Views: 1450

Re: hAP ac² Amazon USA Price

If you're in the US, Baltic Networks usually has pretty good deals, such as 10% or more off Mikrotik's MSRP.

https://www.balticnetworks.com/mikrotik ... ap-us.html

It's out of stock right now but you can still pre-order.
by Samot
Sun Aug 19, 2018 5:46 am
Forum: General
Topic: CRS Egress Tag Removal
Replies: 5
Views: 476

Re: CRS Egress Tag Removal

If you are using the current branch or newer you'll want to use the new(ish) VLAN aware bridge and not configure anything in the Ethernet switch menu. Except that the CRS1XX/2XX actually use a special switch menu and they do not support Bridge VLAN Filtering. We are working with him on this in the ...
by Samot
Sat Aug 18, 2018 3:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: SIP Registration issue
Replies: 10
Views: 648

Re: SIP Registration issue

We use the Yeastar S-Series platform PBX which has built in packet capture and can use the MT's packet sniffer tool to redirect it's findings into the Yeastar's pcap. The header analysis in OP is directly from a pcap captured this way. The Yeastar S-Series runs Asterisk v13. All of my PBXes sitting...
by Samot
Fri Aug 17, 2018 11:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: SIP Registration issue
Replies: 10
Views: 648

Re: SIP Registration issue

@WesternData - I use MTs for the sole purpose of supporting my voice deployments. So lets start with the basics. 1) What type of SIP platform is this? 2) Can you get an actual pcap/sip capture of the packets at both the SIP platform level and the router level?
by Samot
Fri Aug 10, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MT sending spam !? Confused!
Replies: 11
Views: 1945

Re: MT sending spam !? Confused!

Even with all the local interfaces disabled the emails are being sent. How is that possible? SYN packets with TCP 25 port are visible only coming out from my public interface. I have set several mangle rules and nothing comes to the router on this port, just goes out... This is why I said you need ...
by Samot
Fri Aug 10, 2018 3:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MT sending spam !? Confused!
Replies: 11
Views: 1945

Re: MT sending spam !? Confused!

Then I would go through it and make sure that there is nothing there that shouldn't be. Someone seems to be using you as an SMTP relay and that's bad.
by Samot
Fri Aug 10, 2018 3:41 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: WPA2 preshared key brute force attack
Replies: 27
Views: 18833

Re: WPA2 preshared key brute force attack

I think as long as your wifi password/keys are not something an idiot would use as their luggage combination you're fine.

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by Samot
Fri Aug 10, 2018 3:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MT sending spam !? Confused!
Replies: 11
Views: 1945

Re: MT sending spam !? Confused!

Should this router be connecting to mx.mail.ru? Sounds like you are compromised. What version of ROS are you running?