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by omega-00
Sat Mar 23, 2019 3:31 am
Forum: General
Topic: [OS 6.43.12] 4x CRS317-1G-16S: MSTP problems between two (link up / down)
Replies: 2
Views: 511

Re: [OS 6.43.12] 4x CRS317-1G-16S: MSTP problems between two (link up / down)

I've just observed the exact same issue going from v6.42.10 -> v6.43.13 on a CCR1036 SFP+2 interface with a DAC cable connected to a CRS317 saw the link showing up and down according to the remote side while on the CCR it showed up the whole time. Ended up downgrading to v6.42.12 and the issue went ...
by omega-00
Wed Jul 18, 2018 9:25 am
Forum: General
Topic: Problems with SSL Godaddy Hotspot
Replies: 7
Views: 939

Re: Problems with SSL Godaddy Hotspot

Your screenshot is showing everything working perfectly - the browser has detected the hotspot and all you have to do is click "Connect". This guy is correct, any modern device/modern operating system should detect the presence of a hotspot when you first connect to the network and present you a se...
by omega-00
Tue Jul 17, 2018 10:37 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Secondary-channel?
Replies: 6
Views: 3572

Re: Secondary-channel?

It looks like a release-client only feature at the moment. I just noticed the same thing on a device I was testing v6.43rc42 and did the same as you, google searched, found my 802.11n article from 2013 and then came to the forums to see if anyone else had info :-) The only info I could find was in t...
by omega-00
Mon Jul 02, 2018 7:00 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless disconnection messages explained!
Replies: 85
Views: 77702

Re: Wireless disconnection messages explained!

I am also receiving "disconnected, received deauth: authentication not valid (2)" on AP side and "no beacons" on client side every few seconds while the link otherwise is able transfer data meanwhile. I'm also seeing this one appear from time to time on v6.42.5 13:55:48 wireless,info <removed1>@wla...
by omega-00
Mon Jun 04, 2018 6:06 am
Forum: General
Topic: Best way to Monitor PPPoE servers
Replies: 1
Views: 596

Re: Best way to Monitor PPPoE servers

When you say servers do you mean your device is accepting multiple customer connection requests? If so I would simply recommend you install a spare device also at the tower (something like a mAP/mAP lite) that should always have a test PPPoE connection established. If you used the mAP you could conn...
by omega-00
Mon Jun 04, 2018 6:01 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot redirection after login
Replies: 2
Views: 599

Re: Hotspot redirection after login

Most modern devices (more commonly mobile devices than laptops) will simply close the hotspot page after initial login is completed. Unless you can allow the user to get to the Facebook page first (which requires a big list of walled garden entries); then complete the login process after that it wil...
by omega-00
Mon Jun 04, 2018 5:43 am
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik Hotspot issues
Replies: 3
Views: 535

Re: Mikrotik Hotspot issues

While I can't tell you exactly what your problem is, the images do give some things to look at: 1. It is normal to see a HTTPS error if you are trying to connect to a HTTPS enabled site before having authenticated to a hotspot - you should try a non-https page or simply use the DNS name you have for...
by omega-00
Wed Apr 25, 2018 8:06 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Advisory: Vulnerability exploiting the Winbox port [SOLVED]
Replies: 204
Views: 161549

Re: Advisory: Vulnerability exploiting the Winbox port

This is the second advisory for this same port in as many weeks. Whilst we block it to the world we still feel compelled to update all our customers' routers. I hope this is not a sign of things to come. While I'm on my soapbox I'd like to suggest that graphs are moved off the web management port. ...
by omega-00
Mon Apr 23, 2018 5:55 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Advisory: Vulnerability exploiting the Winbox port [SOLVED]
Replies: 204
Views: 161549

Re: Advisory: Vulnerability exploiting the Winbox port

!) winbox - fixed vulnerability that allowed to gain access to an unsecured router; Shifting of the blame onto users... what else are we supposed to use for remote management? I can't understand how you have come to such a poorly devised conclusion so I wrote you a haiku. MikroTik secures You remov...
by omega-00
Mon Apr 23, 2018 2:45 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Advisory: Vulnerability exploiting the Winbox port [SOLVED]
Replies: 204
Views: 161549

Re: Advisory: Vulnerability exploiting the Winbox port

Here's a simple port-knocking firewall + address list for anyone who wants to implement it in the interim for access to the default winbox port (8291) First add any custom IP address ranges (known safe networks) you need like so: /ip firewall address-list add address=123.123.123.123 list=Winbox_Admi...
by omega-00
Wed Mar 14, 2018 2:27 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Built in function library
Replies: 55
Views: 13790

Re: Built in function library

1. The implementation of a switch function as an alternative to if,else.. or at least if,elseif,else. 2. Add back in the LUA support for editing items/utilising datasets above 4k characters long. 3. A random function would be very handy 4. All the things boen said. A better debugger would also be ni...
by omega-00
Fri Jun 16, 2017 4:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Data Retention
Replies: 1
Views: 415

Re: Data Retention

Hi Mate, there's a few ways around this. Mike from Duxtel did some good work on a CGNAT style solution while I put through a feature request that resulted in MikroTik adding support for src-x-port, and src-x-address to the Netflow export. This means that if you have a Netflow server setup to receive...
by omega-00
Wed Mar 08, 2017 11:36 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Statement on Vault 7 document release
Replies: 92
Views: 45604

Re: Statement on Vault 7 document release

Thanks for the update Normis. So as far as you can tell or are aware, the only way to exploit a router is if port 80 is open to the internet and the HTTP service is enabled? Please could you confirm this Normis ? In the documents provided by wikileaks it details this - you can ask MikroTik but they...
by omega-00
Wed Mar 08, 2017 6:39 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.38.5 [current]
Replies: 66
Views: 25670

Re: v6.38.4 [current]

https://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=21&t=119308&p=587512#p587512 We will continue to strengthen RouterOS services and have already released RouterOS version 6.38.4 which removes any malicious files in devices that have been compromised There's more info in the official post basically reiterat...
by omega-00
Wed Mar 08, 2017 5:31 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.38.5 [current]
Replies: 66
Views: 25670

Re: v6.38.4 [current]

I strongly believe this update was released now in response to the CIA Vault 7 / Wikileaks leak that became known yesterday. I expect we may have a further update from Mikrotik has more info about the tools used when Wikileaks makes them available for analysis but kudos to them for the fast turnarou...
by omega-00
Wed Mar 08, 2017 4:24 am
Forum: General
Topic: CIA exploits against Mikrotik hardware
Replies: 97
Views: 43967

Re: CIA exploits against Mikrotik hardware

After reviewing a number of the documents since being made aware of them this morning, this leads me to believe at this time the exploits listed are only possible with access to services on the router.. IE: you *should* not be vulnerable if you keep your administration services firewalled. Operator ...
by omega-00
Fri Feb 10, 2017 7:31 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Request: Y.1731 Performance Monitoring
Replies: 8
Views: 3238

Re: Request: Y.1731 Performance Monitoring

+1 to this
by omega-00
Wed Nov 30, 2016 4:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Speedtest firewalling and redirecting
Replies: 15
Views: 7080

Re: Speedtest firewalling and redirecting

I think you're kidding if you don't think the large ISPs don't do this already Tom. Large L7 DPI systems have specific profiles specifically for things like speedtests and BitTorrent to affect traffic speeds (not to mention forcibly cache 'uncachable' content). With that said, Homer asked for input ...
by omega-00
Sat Nov 26, 2016 12:30 am
Forum: General
Topic: HotSpot DoS
Replies: 10
Views: 1437

Re: HotSpot DoS

Because sometimes people travelling and using hotspots don't have access to change their IP settings but still want internet access.

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by omega-00
Thu Nov 24, 2016 4:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot causing netflix services to fail
Replies: 7
Views: 1682

Re: Hotspot causing netflix services to fail

You could still use hotspot, we have mac address login option for users who want to authorise devices like this, or you could simply add those domains to your walled garden listing?

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by omega-00
Thu Nov 24, 2016 4:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: CCR1009 & Ubiquiti issues! Need your help experts!!
Replies: 15
Views: 3193

Re: CCR1009 & Ubiquiti issues! Need your help experts!!

Are you using a Ubiquiti switch for the APs also? In some recent testing I found the UniFi switch didn't like me having a hotspot bridge connected to it with RSTP enabled, it would administratively block the port until I toggled it physically. So it would show connected but not pass any traffic. Wit...
by omega-00
Thu Nov 24, 2016 3:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: HotSpot DoS
Replies: 10
Views: 1437

Re: HotSpot DoS

This is caused in part by the 'universal proxy' application of the hotspot. You can avoid this by doing 2 things: 1. in your hotspot server settings, remove the address-pool entry (it should be none) - this way no unknown IP addresses will be mapped to pool addresses. 2. in the hotspot IP bindings l...
by omega-00
Thu Nov 24, 2016 3:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot Capturing All Traffic
Replies: 2
Views: 613

Re: Hotspot Capturing All Traffic

Hi mate, sorry no one had responded to this one yet. What I'm getting from your post is that you want to be able to access the office LAN without needing to be logged in behind the hotspot? Because typically once you're logged into the hotspot you should be able to access anything that isn't firewal...
by omega-00
Thu Nov 24, 2016 3:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: hotspot user can go the a file not in hotspot folder?
Replies: 2
Views: 637

Re: hotspot user can go the a file not in hotspot folder?

You can use other files, just make sure they are in the /hotspot/ directory or below otherwise the user will not be able to access them. With that said, you can create a hotspot folder named anything and point the hotspot server profile to use it then add your own files, images.. here is an example ...
by omega-00
Fri Sep 02, 2016 4:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot Login Page not opening
Replies: 3
Views: 5421

Re: Hotspot Login Page not opening

Any iOS device that's been updated in the last few years should pop the CNA (captive network authentication) browser upon connection to a new wireless network. You can also help facilitate this by ensuring your hotspot content includes 302 redirect on the login page as per instructions here: http://...
by omega-00
Fri Sep 02, 2016 2:51 am
Forum: General
Topic: IP Hotspot Active User Access
Replies: 1
Views: 381

Re: IP Hotspot Active User Access

Hey mate, there's no way to do this through winbox directly but if you're using a hotspot management system of some sort you could create permissions for a user that could disconnect/send POD radius requests.
by omega-00
Thu Sep 01, 2016 11:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot with external Webserver - Too many redirect
Replies: 6
Views: 2746

Re: Hotspot with external Webserver - Too many redirect

Has the external site been added to the walled garden?
by omega-00
Thu Sep 01, 2016 11:26 am
Forum: General
Topic: 6.16 import stops when there is a duplicate entry
Replies: 15
Views: 6686

Re: 6.16 import stops when there is a duplicate entry

My recommendation is to build a script that clears all the items you don't need prior to running then adds everything it requires back. IE: Clear all IP addresses at the start then just add the ones you need. Something like this can be achieved by using a non-interactive initiation of the script (ru...
by omega-00
Thu Jul 07, 2016 6:23 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Determining Band and channel width options for wireless cards
Replies: 0
Views: 855

Determining Band and channel width options for wireless cards

Hi Guys, I'm in the process of updating a few scripts to automatically set wireless card configuration but am getting stuck on band and channel width selection. In winbox there is a dropdown list which tells you the available bands for the card you're using and in terminal you can get a printout by ...
by omega-00
Wed Apr 20, 2016 12:39 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: 1500 byte packet over EOIP
Replies: 3
Views: 1116

Re: 1500 byte packet over EOIP

This is correct; if you have an established EOIP tunnel and haven't changed it from the default settings, packets that are passing over it should be fragmented automatically.
by omega-00
Tue Mar 29, 2016 4:43 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: (Draft) IPv6 Authentication for Hotspots
Replies: 4
Views: 5082

Re: (Draft) IPv6 Authentication for Hotspots

This was largely broken by the advent of anonymised link-local addresses as there's no way to determine who an IPv6 client is based on their IPv4 address or MAC. The best suggestion for now would be to block all hotspot user access to v6 (and don't announce it) until there is a working working IPv6 ...
by omega-00
Mon Dec 07, 2015 2:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature requests
Replies: 1160
Views: 207995

Re: Feature requests

Being able to set the RADIUS source IP to an interface instead of an explicit IP address would be useful... for me, at least! We have ROS boxen that speak RADIUS over a VPN to our freeradius servers; if I could set the RADIUS request source IP to the VPN interface, it would make for simpler "cookie...
by omega-00
Tue Nov 24, 2015 5:24 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Flashfig vs netinstall and scripting provisioning functions
Replies: 3
Views: 2727

Re: Flashfig vs netinstall and scripting provisioning functions

Another problem with using netinstall vs flashfig is the amount of time it takes to reinstall a device via netinstall; vs flashfig which can accept and apply configs to multiple devices in the space of a minute. I haven't tested if it can apply configs to more than one device connected at a time but...
by omega-00
Tue Nov 24, 2015 4:25 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Flashfig vs netinstall and scripting provisioning functions
Replies: 3
Views: 2727

Flashfig vs netinstall and scripting provisioning functions

I've been looking at ways to automate/simplify the deployment of batches of MikroTik devices using some of the provided utilities. After some testing and research on the subject of Flashfig vs Netinstall; it seems that both have limitations. Flashfig: 1. Only works on first boot of the device (repea...
by omega-00
Wed Nov 11, 2015 1:53 am
Forum: General
Topic: TR-069
Replies: 12
Views: 5429

Re: TR-069

Haven't used it myself yet but going to spin up an instance of GenieACS to give it a try :-)

OpenACS looks to be a bit outdated, LibreACS has more recent work done, tGem also looks promising.
by omega-00
Wed Oct 07, 2015 9:36 am
Forum: General
Topic: UPnP port blocking
Replies: 9
Views: 2965

Re: UPnP port blocking

a nasty solution is to change the mikrotik port on that services conflicting That's fine for services on those ports but the problem I'm running into is like this; say I have 4 users with Xbox's on a site; each behind their own router which is in turn behind the core router. Normally if they had pu...
by omega-00
Wed Oct 07, 2015 9:33 am
Forum: General
Topic: UPnP port blocking
Replies: 9
Views: 2965

Re: UPnP port blocking

I have decided to disable upnp and I do the port mappings manually when really necessary. Only by this approach I have the control over it. I see very dangerous to let any application on whatever device in the network to open a hole inside on its own. But maybe you don't care. That is true but in t...
by omega-00
Fri Oct 02, 2015 5:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: UPnP port blocking
Replies: 9
Views: 2965

UPnP port blocking

Hi Guys, Had a query and wondered if anyone else had encountered this and might have a suggestion / solution. I've use UPnP on some customer facing routers to allow devices like xboxes, playstations etc to perform port mapping and get online. As part of this I've always added some dst-nat action=acc...
by omega-00
Thu Jul 30, 2015 5:40 am
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: Cloud Hosted Router
Replies: 583
Views: 188117

Re: Cloud Hosted Router

Will there be optional CHR-only packages available for this flavor of RouterOS? For example, you've mentioned driver support for different virtualisation systems interfaces will be added, but would it be worthwhile that these be additional packages to be installed only as needed, as well as things l...
by omega-00
Wed Jul 15, 2015 1:45 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.30.x bugfix release
Replies: 136
Views: 33687

Re: v6.30.1 bugfix release

Awesome work guys, can't wait to give it a try :-)
by omega-00
Wed Feb 04, 2015 4:25 am
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik Hotspot and IOS7 CNA problems
Replies: 30
Views: 26729

Re: Mikrotik Hotspot and IOS7 CNA problems

It looks like the newest iOS versions use a randomly assigned CNA user-agent number too. ios-cna.png I'm not sure exactly what language the MikroTik hotspot content is using but would it be possible to modify the $(if user-agent == CaptiveNetworkSupport) line to allow a numerical version on the end?
by omega-00
Mon Sep 01, 2014 8:54 am
Forum: General
Topic: Memory leak
Replies: 6
Views: 1382

Re: Memory leak

Normally the best thing to do is take some supouts from the affected MT (preferably one right after rebooting the device then one when the issue is occurring) and send them through to MikroTik to review. If you've done this it'd be useful to link this thread to them as well.
by omega-00
Mon Sep 01, 2014 8:40 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Disconnect WLAN Uplink if Not Needed
Replies: 2
Views: 989

Re: Disconnect WLAN Uplink if Not Needed

one quick thought on how to do this via scripting: Use a script that checks for address list entries in a list called "internet-access"; have a firewall rule like /ip firewall filter in-interface=ether1 chain=forward src-address=!192.168.1.10 dst-address=!192.168.1.0/24 action=add-dst-to-address-lis...
by omega-00
Fri May 16, 2014 4:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Feature request: Stateful HA with Conntrackd
Replies: 30
Views: 7200

Re: Feature request: Stateful HA with Conntrackd

+1 for stateful connection tracking (along with dhcp leases, hotspot auths) perhaps a master-slave setup would be more likely possible.

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by omega-00
Wed May 07, 2014 2:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: MikroTik MetroEthernet 2.0 Certification
Replies: 10
Views: 2295

MikroTik MetroEthernet 2.0 Certification

Was curious if MikroTik has any plans to get the CCR series (or any other units for that matter) certified for Metro Ethernet delivery? With the growing prevalence of MEF standards, performance metrics and definitions, this will become an increasingly pressing issue for us and potentially the MikroT...
by omega-00
Mon May 05, 2014 4:35 am
Forum: General
Topic: Tool: Realtime per IP traffic monitor for home/office
Replies: 289
Views: 305123

Re: Tool: Realtime per IP traffic monitor for home/office

service crashes before the login process it seems. I run avast antivirus/security suite on my machine but tried disabling that before starting the service too to ensure it wasn't trying to block/intercept anything. Omega-00, do give the updated snifferservice.exe a try. If it still fails you can ex...
by omega-00
Fri May 02, 2014 8:28 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: CCR1009-8G-1S-1S+ General info & Questions
Replies: 100
Views: 68974

Re: CCR1009-8G-1S-1S+ General info & Questions

Another thing I just realized. There is no active monitoring on the PSU's. The routerboard does not know how many PSU's are actually connected (photo's only show power cables going from the PSU module to the mainboard) so there is no way to check if 1 or 2 power cables are connected and/or working....
by omega-00
Tue Apr 01, 2014 3:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: v7.0 Released! (april fools joke)
Replies: 11
Views: 2952

v7.0 Released! (april fools joke)

I read about it here: http://www.mikrotik-routeros.com/2014/04/routeros-v7-0-released/ What's new in 7.0: *) dude - 5.0 package released for PPC and CCR platforms *) ppp - LNS/LAC support added *) ppp - CoA updates now supported for all ppp services *) openvpn - UDP transport support *) ipsec - VTI ...
by omega-00
Fri Feb 28, 2014 5:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: v6 DHCP server conflict detection, what does it do?
Replies: 1
Views: 1375

v6 DHCP server conflict detection, what does it do?

I notice in the terminal settings for DHCP-servers there's a "conflict-detection" option and this was mentioned in the changelog but there's no information on how it works or what it does?
Has anyone tested this or are MT staff able to give us a rundown?

Cheers :-)
by omega-00
Wed Feb 26, 2014 2:50 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Single User Simultanous login on pppoe+hotspot
Replies: 1
Views: 1449

Re: Single User Simultanous login on pppoe+hotspot

Hey Cicserver

I remembered reading about someone doing a similar thing to block multiple hotspot authentications across routers, perhaps this might help you?

http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=25126
by omega-00
Thu Feb 20, 2014 1:55 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MUM Europe 2014 - Italy, Venice, February 20-21
Replies: 146
Views: 59176

Re: MUM Europe 2014 - Italy, Venice, February 20-21

Mikrotik, where is "new routing" ?
Really hanging out for this to be honest; some weird bugs hanging out in v6 that have been around for ages now :-(
by omega-00
Wed Feb 12, 2014 9:08 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: doubts about dimensioning number of users for hardware.
Replies: 5
Views: 1467

Re: doubts about dimensioning number of users for hardware.

Here's an example why standard calculators and the like don't really work for router setups; you get to know what your preferred setup 'costs' the router in CPU cycles and how many users it can support. On v5.26 with my standard firewall + QoS tree + simple queues, an RB1100AHX2 can support about 20...
by omega-00
Fri Jan 17, 2014 3:24 am
Forum: General
Topic: Tool: Realtime per IP traffic monitor for home/office
Replies: 289
Views: 305123

Re: Tool: Realtime per IP traffic monitor for home/office

- can access the traffic page from the machine running the sniffer service (http://ipaddress/accounting/ip.cgi loads, can see traffic listed) - can't see user 'sniffer' login to the mikrotik (user account is present on the mikrotik) no user login error shows in the log either telnet and ssh are avai...
by omega-00
Thu Jan 16, 2014 4:36 am
Forum: General
Topic: Tool: Realtime per IP traffic monitor for home/office
Replies: 289
Views: 305123

Re: Tool: Realtime per IP traffic monitor for home/office

Tested on 3 different Windows 7 machines and all I see in the log is: 2014/01/16 12:26:07 - Info: Starting up sniffer service 2014/01/16 12:26:07 - Info: Mikrotik user: sniffer 2014/01/16 12:26:07 - Info: Mikrotik IP: 172.16.0.1 Then nothing in the viewer. It doesn't seem as though the SnifferServic...
by omega-00
Wed Jan 08, 2014 2:10 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspots and SSL redirection to login
Replies: 2
Views: 1631

Re: Hotspots and SSL redirection to login

Excellent, thanks for the link!
by omega-00
Mon Jan 06, 2014 4:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspots and SSL redirection to login
Replies: 2
Views: 1631

Hotspots and SSL redirection to login

Hi All, I've posted this here and on the MikroTik subreddit to see if anyone knows of something I'm not aware of, but I'm wondering if there's any allowance in browsers nowdays to permit using a HTTPS authenticated hotspot page to be presented to an end user, without having them see the "This websit...
by omega-00
Mon Nov 11, 2013 1:17 am
Forum: General
Topic: Switching with RouterOS / CRS Questions
Replies: 81
Views: 43585

Re: Switching with RouterOS / CRS Questions

Omega, OK about the first image, but the second is really confusing :)
Was just some examples, as any sort of bulk changes right now are time consuming.
by omega-00
Thu Nov 07, 2013 8:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: Switching with RouterOS / CRS Questions
Replies: 81
Views: 43585

Re: Switching with RouterOS / CRS Questions

Please give us examples of the most important switch functions that you want us to make. Perhaps a graphical configuration model for ease of setup which would then allow us to export configs and see what they're supposed to look like? IE: 48PS_27_Modify_VLAN.jpg or vlans.PNG U = Untagged T = Tagged...
by omega-00
Thu Nov 07, 2013 7:47 am
Forum: General
Topic: Switching with RouterOS / CRS Questions
Replies: 81
Views: 43585

Re: Switching with RouterOS / CRS Questions

Along with this it's not really clear how pulling things back to vlan 0 is support to work for configs. IE: If I want tagged/trunked vlans 20,30,40 coming in on ether1 and vlan 20 untagged out ether2 vlan 30 untagged out ether3 vlan 40 untagged out ether4 I would assume I should: 1. accept tagged vl...
by omega-00
Thu Nov 07, 2013 7:43 am
Forum: General
Topic: Switching with RouterOS / CRS Questions
Replies: 81
Views: 43585

Re: Switching with RouterOS / CRS Questions

While there are plenty of new options I can concur that the interface and configuration still seems a bit odd and I haven't had much luck getting the example configs working. For starters the example listings for port based vlan (what I'm interested in) are incorrect on the wiki: /interface ethernet...
by omega-00
Thu Nov 07, 2013 7:38 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: New CRS pcb bolt pattern same as CCR router?
Replies: 6
Views: 1703

Re: New CRS pcb bolt pattern same as CCR router?

Here you go: https://www.facebook.com/krusher/media_ ... 078&type=1
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by omega-00
Fri Sep 27, 2013 4:12 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: what's wrong with that script
Replies: 2
Views: 684

Re: what's wrong with that script

Further to this, PCQ was created for performing this same function automatically (dividing available bandwidth between online users in an address pool etc), have a read of the following and watch the video presentation if you want to learn more: http://mum.mikrotik.com/presentations/US11/us11-megis....
by omega-00
Fri Sep 27, 2013 3:46 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: any way to emulate Peplink efficient load balancing?
Replies: 10
Views: 3004

Re: any way to emulate Peplink efficient load balancing?

You can does with dst-address-list for all ip of youtube
I think part of the thing with the peplink devices and such is that the company providing it has to keep the list of IP addresses / domains up to date so the box can download updates and know what it should be forwarding via a specific link.
by omega-00
Fri Sep 27, 2013 3:15 am
Forum: General
Topic: Very New Hotspot Question
Replies: 2
Views: 715

Re: Very New Hotspot Question

RADIUS is made to be used for AAA (Authorization, Accounting, Authentication) but doesn't have to be used to bill the end user; in fact you don't even need to keep the accounting data if you're not interested in it. That said, RADIUS is also going to be the best option if you're wanting to keep trac...
by omega-00
Fri Sep 13, 2013 5:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: NOT TO DO. Weird instalations?
Replies: 380
Views: 236746

Re: NOT TO DO. Weird instalations?

An install we ran across recently..
IMG_0207.jpg
by omega-00
Tue Aug 13, 2013 7:54 am
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Problem with DUDE ping probe
Replies: 4
Views: 4639

Re: Problem with DUDE ping probe

Install the dude server to a remove machine or mikrotik, set it up with an admin username and password then add this as an agent to your local dude server via the settings -> agents tab. Then on your devices, on the top right hand corner of the settings page there's a dropdown box with the available...
by omega-00
Tue Aug 13, 2013 4:35 am
Forum: General
Topic: Bonding Multiple 3G modems
Replies: 14
Views: 10885

Re: Bonding Multiple 3G modems

Yes, that method was what I used at the time to load balance across the 3 x 3G sticks we had in place. If you know that one stick has more bandwidth than the others simple adjust the ratio of your PCC rules to match this. For example if one stick has 14Mbps and the others only get 7Mbps each you wou...
by omega-00
Mon Jul 29, 2013 10:45 am
Forum: General
Topic: Issues streaming videos to iOS devices
Replies: 2
Views: 864

Re: Issues streaming videos to iOS devices

The 'mini browser' in iOS that's used when connecting to hotspots cannot support certain media as it's not the full safari browser.
by omega-00
Fri Jul 26, 2013 5:32 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Strip own ASN from BGP advertised routes
Replies: 0
Views: 786

Strip own ASN from BGP advertised routes

Hi All, Looking for a way to strip my own ASN from advertisements being passed in from one peer out to another in a similar fashion to what is done in IX's to lower the AS-path distance between peers. Is this possible on RouterOS at present? I can't seem to find any info about any similar commands t...
by omega-00
Fri Jul 26, 2013 3:52 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Hotspot Trial users to seperate WAN
Replies: 8
Views: 2303

Re: Hotspot Trial users to seperate WAN

Add me on skype if you'd like and I can run over it with you - <removed> is my skype user.
by omega-00
Thu Jul 25, 2013 8:54 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Hotspot Trial users to seperate WAN
Replies: 8
Views: 2303

Re: Hotspot Trial users to seperate WAN

So what about something like this: /ip route add dst-address=0.0.0.0/0 routing-mark=forced-routing gateway=<your gateway interface or ip> /ip firewall mangle add action=mark-connection chain=prerouting new-connection-mark=forced-routing src-address-list=trial-users dst-address-type=!local add action...
by omega-00
Wed Jul 24, 2013 5:40 am
Forum: General
Topic: Changing a user's password via terminal
Replies: 11
Views: 49014

Re: Changing a user's password via terminal

well, I can't create a user with apostrophe or space in the name (router says 'Invalid user name') - so edge cases are cut by smart routerOS :D I know I'm being pedantic, but you can create those in other areas (like ppp secrets etc) so if someone is trying to use the same code for other similar fu...
by omega-00
Tue Jul 23, 2013 5:29 am
Forum: General
Topic: Changing a user's password via terminal
Replies: 11
Views: 49014

Re: Changing a user's password via terminal

That is correct, we both missed covering edge cases though.. IE: /user set [find name="michael.o'hara"] password=test123 Which works, but will not work if you try it with either of our original examples: /user set michael.o'hara password=test123 or /user set [find name=michael.o'hara] password=passw...
by omega-00
Tue Jul 23, 2013 5:21 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Setting priorities on NBMA links
Replies: 8
Views: 4916

Re: Setting priorities on NBMA links

Was just reviewing this as part of the MTCRE course, confirmed that NBMA priority does not override the interface assigned priority of the remote router.

Not really sure what the reason for it is :-)
by omega-00
Mon Jul 22, 2013 3:42 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: 750G help needed Please
Replies: 1
Views: 609

Re: 750G help needed Please

Hi Gabriell,

Are you able to post an export of your config and possibly a network diagram of what you've got configured so far?
This will help us to see what exactly you're trying to achieve and if there's any misunderstandings in the way you've got it currently set up.
by omega-00
Mon Jul 22, 2013 2:58 am
Forum: General
Topic: Help to select NIC
Replies: 1
Views: 767

Re: Help to select NIC

There's a few 10G modules listed in http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Supported_Hardware however normally if you have a common device that's not supported you can email MikroTik and they will add relevant drivers for it.
by omega-00
Mon Jul 22, 2013 2:56 am
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Problem with DUDE ping probe
Replies: 4
Views: 4639

Re: Problem with DUDE ping probe

Does the firewall allow The Dude service to have full access?
Seems the most likely cause, that or an antivirus blocking its access.
by omega-00
Mon Jul 22, 2013 2:53 am
Forum: General
Topic: upgrade ROS to v6.2, the configuration will be gone after up
Replies: 2
Views: 809

Re: upgrade ROS to v6.2, the configuration will be gone afte

The config is retained between versions, just drop the file into the root directory and reboot the device.
Reboot from /system reboot, don't just repower as the upgrade is done before the router reboots, not as it powers up.
by omega-00
Mon Jul 22, 2013 2:51 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Hotspot Trial users to seperate WAN
Replies: 8
Views: 2303

Re: Hotspot Trial users to seperate WAN

Hi Gary, Something along these lines should work. Lets say your hotspot user range is 192.168.0.0/24 /ip route add dst-address=0.0.0.0/0 routing-mark=force-via-wan2 gateway=<your gateway interface or ip> /ip firewall mangle add action=mark-connection chain=prerouting new-connection-mark=force-via-wa...
by omega-00
Mon Jul 22, 2013 2:46 am
Forum: General
Topic: Changing a user's password via terminal
Replies: 11
Views: 49014

Re: Changing a user's password via terminal

ros code

/user set [find name=username] password=password
Is this what you're looking for?
by omega-00
Thu Jul 18, 2013 10:01 am
Forum: General
Topic: 10GB SFP Nic for RouterOS
Replies: 3
Views: 2637

Re: 10GB SFP Nic for RouterOS

Heheh, yeah that's our site.

MikroTik have announced the SFP+ CCR but no word on SFP+ modules as yet..
by omega-00
Thu Jul 18, 2013 6:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot. Option to remember the login and password.
Replies: 2
Views: 3590

Re: Hotspot. Option to remember the login and password.

Try adding autocomplete="on" into each of the input fields. <input type="text" name="username" autocomplete="on" /> <!--Enabled--> <input type="text" name="username" autocomplete="off" /> <!--Disabled--> Alternatively you could look to store the details on the users computer (html5 local storage) an...
by omega-00
Thu Jul 18, 2013 5:15 am
Forum: General
Topic: HOTSPOT SETUP help
Replies: 1
Views: 467

Re: HOTSPOT SETUP help

Hi Prashanth, There are a number of good guides, please check out the following pages: http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:Hotspot_Introduction http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Hotspot_server_setup There is also a lot of good information and ideas on how to redesign the default hotspot page here: http...
by omega-00
Thu Jul 18, 2013 3:30 am
Forum: General
Topic: 1k users hotspot controller
Replies: 1
Views: 1032

Re: 1k users hotspot controller

Previously we were using Dell R210 x86 boxes for similar purposes, you can see here one of them running 800~ users https://fbcdn-sphotos-b-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-ash3/601272_10151791859758079_291032943_n.jpg However now I would recommend moving to the MikroTik made CCR1036 due to the lower price ...
by omega-00
Thu Jul 11, 2013 8:31 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Expect script equivalent on RouterOS
Replies: 3
Views: 2612

Re: Expect script equivalent on RouterOS

The only alternative I could offer is, depending on the security of the ADSL modem you could go find the link that is called to reboot it and use the fetch command to tag this. For example if your ADSL modem is 192.168.1.1 and the username and password are admin/admin and the reset link is /reboot.c...
by omega-00
Thu May 23, 2013 3:37 am
Forum: The Dude
Topic: SNMP VERSION SUPPORT
Replies: 2
Views: 938

Re: SNMP VERSION SUPPORT

Yes the dude supports SNMPv3 as seen here:
snmpv3.PNG
by omega-00
Thu May 23, 2013 3:29 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: MIkrotik BGP Monitoring
Replies: 55
Views: 18912

Re: MIkrotik BGP Monitoring

You could do this via SNMP if the BGP tables you're receiving aren't full tables (full tables and SNMP output don't work very nicely together due to the amount of data required to be sent).

Alternatively via the API or ssh if you're creating a custom probe.
by omega-00
Thu May 23, 2013 3:26 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot login equal to like in facebook
Replies: 2
Views: 6655

Re: Hotspot login equal to like in facebook

It's probably possible but would be rather convoluted. Before someone can like your page they have to be logged into Facebook, before they can be logged into Facebook they have to have access to it (via walled garden). So you'd essentially need to give your users free access to Facebook 24/7 without...
by omega-00
Thu May 23, 2013 3:23 am
Forum: General
Topic: a wish: PPPoE server delay setting
Replies: 8
Views: 4665

Re: a wish: PPPoE server delay setting

Out of interest have you tried running v6.0 stable on your device yet?
by omega-00
Fri May 17, 2013 6:18 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: useful script !!! if can make it
Replies: 4
Views: 1598

Re: useful script !!! if can make it

IP accounting is ok for small traffic amounts but as it has to be collected / cleared it is quite easy for the system to get overrun with IP pairs in a heavy traffic environment. NetFlow is a better option for this sort of tracking and there are free and paid systems that can be used for collecting ...
by omega-00
Thu May 09, 2013 5:22 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Automated Usage Monitor script - no usermanager required
Replies: 36
Views: 22427

Re: Automated Usage Monitor script - no usermanager required

Hi Paul,

I've sent you contact details via your website form.

Kind Regards,
Omega-00 (AC)
by omega-00
Sat Apr 13, 2013 1:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: a wish: PPPoE server delay setting
Replies: 8
Views: 4665

Re: a wish: PPPoE server delay setting

Have you modified your queue tree to work with the new global queue system? Also, it looks like double QoS will still be possible; I read a post from Normis the other day stating they will be moving simple queues to be actioned after the queue tree in the packet flow diagrams so that there is 2 clea...
by omega-00
Thu Apr 11, 2013 3:58 pm
Forum: General
Topic: a wish: PPPoE server delay setting
Replies: 8
Views: 4665

Re: a wish: PPPoE server delay setting

You could use netwatch to achieve this. Where 192.168.1.1 is the address of the CCR you're monitoring. /tool netwatch add down-script="/interface pppoe-server server set 0 max-sessions=\r\ \n:log info \"Uncapped limit of PPPoE sessions\"" host=192.168.1.1 timeout=5s up-script="/inte\ rface pppoe-ser...
by omega-00
Thu Apr 11, 2013 3:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request - LCD Display Access
Replies: 5
Views: 3052

Re: Feature Request - LCD Display Access

Additionally, the ability to:
a) Set which screen is currently displayed on the LCD screen
b) lock the screen to ignore any physical input
(so for example if you wanted to leave it on the informative slideshow and not permit anyone to modify this)
by omega-00
Tue Apr 09, 2013 6:59 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request - LCD Display Access
Replies: 5
Views: 3052

Feature Request - LCD Display Access

Hi Guys, I think it would be excellent if there was a way to display data (text messages would be fine) on the LCD panels potentially as an extra 'slide' in the slideshow page listing. Simple use cases for this: - show how many connected hotspot users there are - show how many wireless clients are c...
by omega-00
Tue Apr 09, 2013 6:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: a wish: PPPoE server delay setting
Replies: 8
Views: 4665

Re: a wish: PPPoE server delay setting

What I've done in a similar circumstance is just set a limit on the x86 PPPoE servers connections, ie: /interface pppoe-server server set 0 max-sessions=100 This means your i5 will end up taking X connections maximum then the reset will fall over to the CCR. That said I've had excellent performance ...
by omega-00
Fri Mar 29, 2013 6:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Authentication by certificate
Replies: 5
Views: 3638

Re: Authentication by certificate

If you wanted you could allow users to connect using PPPoE authentication which allows them to setup a saved username and password on their computer or router to authenticate, while this doesn't require loading a certificate on as such, it is a common method of connecting that should be supported on...
by omega-00
Wed Mar 27, 2013 6:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Prefered source
Replies: 3
Views: 1884

Re: Prefered source

Perhaps something like this is what you're looking for? (forces traffic coming in on a WAN interface to pass out the same) /ip route add check-gateway=arp comment="Default Route - Distance 1" disabled=no distance=1 dst-address=0.0.0.0/0 gateway=wan1 add check-gateway=arp comment="Default Route - Dis...
by omega-00
Wed Mar 27, 2013 6:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Ubiquiti Announces 802.11 AC AP ????
Replies: 4
Views: 1398

Re: Ubiquiti Announces 802.11 AC AP ????

Ubiquiti Announces 802.11 AC AP - Mikrotik I assume you guys have something cooking in the oven to address "our" concerns here ... This might answer part of your question, nothing about hardware listed but it's a huge advancement on what's possible with current AP deployment methods http://wiki.mik...
by omega-00
Wed Mar 27, 2013 6:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot MTU issues?
Replies: 9
Views: 1227

Re: Hotspot MTU issues?

I would check your default user profile and turn off 'transparent proxy' if it is on at present.

ros code

/ip hotspot user profile> print detail 
 0 name="default" idle-timeout=none keepalive-timeout=2m status-autorefresh=1m shared-users=1 address-list="" 
     transparent-proxy=no
by omega-00
Wed Mar 27, 2013 5:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Authentication by certificate
Replies: 5
Views: 3638

Re: Authentication by certificate

If you want to ensure the details passed between the client and the hotspot are secure you need to: a) get yourself a security certificate from a trusted authority b) load this onto the mikrotik and switch to using only 'https' mode for logins. lets say your hotspot domain was hotspot.example.tld Yo...
by omega-00
Wed Mar 27, 2013 5:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MUM Croatia NEW PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENT
Replies: 42
Views: 17215

Re: MUM Croatia NEW PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENT

The CCR releases are still in v6rc11 so I wouldn't expect them to be stable; that said I know there are already a number of people using their basic functionality in production deployments. I myself have some in test as PPPoE servers alongside existing x86 boxes so that if the CCR fails the others t...
by omega-00
Sat Mar 16, 2013 3:35 am
Forum: General
Topic: MUM Croatia NEW PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENT
Replies: 42
Views: 17215

Re: MUM Croatia NEW PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENT

So, the CRS has routing.

How is this not a router? I don't understand.

Thanks
Because most of the ports will be part of a line speed switch chip and that's the intended use. Besides, you can have layer 3 switches too! :-)
by omega-00
Fri Mar 15, 2013 5:54 am
Forum: General
Topic: MUM Croatia NEW PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENT
Replies: 42
Views: 17215

Re: MUM Croatia NEW PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENT

CRS will be running RouterOS and will have routing just the RB750GL but with a 600MHz AR9344 CPU. Also the switch chip has tables for L3 wire speed forwarded, similar to other switches with L3 support. Further to this it would be good to see some basic ACL configurations packed into simple setup op...
by omega-00
Thu Mar 14, 2013 5:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MUM Croatia NEW PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENT
Replies: 42
Views: 17215

Re: MUM Croatia NEW PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENT

Really excited to hear that the 24 port gig switch will be running RouterOS. I know it likely won't be doing any layer3 work but that it'll be configurable via the same methods (winbox, api etc) and in a familiar format is really important imo. CRS will be running RouterOS and will have routing jus...
by omega-00
Thu Mar 14, 2013 4:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MUM Croatia NEW PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENT
Replies: 42
Views: 17215

Re: MUM Croatia NEW PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENT

Really excited to hear that the 24 port gig switch will be running RouterOS.
I know it likely won't be doing any layer3 work but that it'll be configurable via the same methods (winbox, api etc) and in a familiar format is really important imo.
by omega-00
Thu Nov 29, 2012 12:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature requests
Replies: 1160
Views: 207995

Re: Feature requests

Many interesting suggestions here. I'm wishing for a walled garden configuration that allows an entire web site to be accessed. Seems to be too narrow, now. How about wild card support in the URL field? The walled garden options support regular expressions so there's nothing stopping you from doing...
by omega-00
Thu Nov 08, 2012 4:30 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: NEW PRODUCT - Cloud Core Router
Replies: 104
Views: 34084

Re: NEW PRODUCT - Cloud Core Router

It is high risk to run beta software on production environment ... As such to run beta software + lack of active support == disaster for production environment ... I am sorry but this is hard truth. There's no way you'd see me running the beta on a production network; the point of getting early acc...
by omega-00
Thu Nov 01, 2012 4:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: v6 RC2 released
Replies: 98
Views: 30442

Re: v6 RC2 released

icons were in 2.8 and were removed in 2.9, AFAIR :)
I think removed in 2.8
I have a 2.8.21 router sitting around.. somewhere.. here we go!

Image

New icons are nicer though :-D
by omega-00
Mon Oct 29, 2012 5:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: NOT TO DO. Weird instalations?
Replies: 380
Views: 236746

Re: NOT TO DO. Weird instalations?

Found this gem on Flickr.

Image
Ghetto wallmount for MikroTik wireless bridge by Fredrik Rambris, on Flickr
by omega-00
Mon Oct 29, 2012 12:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Transparent Proxy working for HTTP, not for HTTPS
Replies: 2
Views: 2033

Re: Transparent Proxy working for HTTP, not for HTTPS

Transparent Proxying normally means forcing the end-users machine to the local proxy port in order to make it use the proxy without them needing to change anything. This is not possible with HTTPS as it uses a secure connection and you cannot transparently intercept that connection while there is en...
by omega-00
Mon Oct 29, 2012 11:35 am
Forum: General
Topic: IMG file for flashing to disk
Replies: 20
Views: 6246

Re: IMG file for flashing to disk

+1 from me
by omega-00
Mon Oct 29, 2012 6:03 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: License question ...
Replies: 14
Views: 5453

Re: License question ...

Correct sorry. Have updated to reflect the difference between the user-manager limit and the hotspot limit; thanks Grzegorz :-)
by omega-00
Sat Oct 27, 2012 11:23 am
Forum: General
Topic: Ip Change Every Second????
Replies: 3
Views: 1567

Re: Ip Change Every Second????

It would help to know what and how you're determining they're changing IP addresses; for example the wireless registration table that shows a "last ip" which often reports back the most recent external IP passing traffic in that's been seen, so could show a number of IP addresses in a short period. ...
by omega-00
Sat Oct 27, 2012 6:49 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Scripting for Email
Replies: 1
Views: 702

Re: Scripting for Email

Hi ferdinandbabst, It would likely depend on if the port 25 communication was also encrypted (SSL/TLS) or not. If it was unencrypted then one could create a L7 filter or content rule to detect the presence of the authentication commands in the connection however if this was encrypted there is no way...
by omega-00
Sat Oct 27, 2012 6:47 am
Forum: General
Topic: How do you disable login to telnet?
Replies: 1
Views: 1609

Re: How do you disable login to telnet?

Hi botter911, I've not got anything myself that connects via telnet with no admin/password to test however if you're looking for something to do SMS then I'd recommend using a mikrotik device itself. The RB411UAHR can take a sim card and 3G card to allow both internet and sending and receiving SMS's...
by omega-00
Sat Oct 27, 2012 6:43 am
Forum: General
Topic: When Mikrotik Reboot I lose Sit1 interface
Replies: 1
Views: 456

Re: When Mikrotik Reboot I lose Sit1 interface

Hi hatchetheavyhaul, What router model and what version are you running at present? Is this a problem that has only just started happening after an upgrade or is it ongoing for a while? Are you able to repeat the problem (eg: does it happen after every reboot or only sometimes?) and have you sent an...
by omega-00
Sat Oct 27, 2012 6:39 am
Forum: General
Topic: VPN Tunel with EOIP for several sites
Replies: 1
Views: 1280

Re: VPN Tunel with EOIP for several sites

Hi xicu, Firstly you should look at the wiki as it contains the most recent manual, the 2.9 manual is a legacy site. The new page http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:Interface/EoIP contains an excellent example of using EoIP to bridge 2 office networks. Once you've worked out how to do it with one ...
by omega-00
Sat Oct 27, 2012 6:32 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: License question ...
Replies: 14
Views: 5453

Re: License question ...

The licence restriction is on the amount of active users at any time on /ip hotspot active (for online hotspot users) which is 200 The usermanager restriction for the same licence is 20 users So if your limit is 20 users on a level 4 licence, all of your routers combined will only be able to have a ...
by omega-00
Sat Oct 27, 2012 6:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: Displaying routes from a large routing table
Replies: 6
Views: 1161

Re: Displaying routes from a large routing table

Hi ssaner,

what RouterBoard model and version are you using and what is the CPU utilisation before and while running the command?

On an x86 (1.8ghz dual core) test box with approx 10k routes the search takes under a second to output a result.
by omega-00
Fri Sep 07, 2012 9:42 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: NEW PRODUCT - Cloud Core Router
Replies: 104
Views: 34084

Re: NEW PRODUCT - Cloud Core Router

If you do order 2 big boxes, no reason not to run MikroTik on them, the BGP implementation works well, you could order just one and wait for the CCR to use as your secondary device ;-)
by omega-00
Wed Sep 05, 2012 5:35 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Hotspot: active users count
Replies: 4
Views: 2147

Re: Hotspot: active users count

A better alternative to this would be to setup PCQ based queues that automatically allocate share available bandwidth between online users. This way there's no need for any independent scripting to determine how the queues should/could change. Check out the presentation done here: http://www.tiktube...
by omega-00
Sat Aug 25, 2012 2:43 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: So, ah, Cloud Core Router CCR1036 Shipping Date? Please...
Replies: 115
Views: 26902

Re: So, ah, Cloud Core Router CCR1036 Shipping Date? Please.

There's been a post from MTik staff recently noting that a new version of The Dude is currently in the works, no idea on the time frame.
by omega-00
Tue Aug 21, 2012 5:47 am
Forum: General
Topic: DNS SRV records
Replies: 1
Views: 1122

Re: DNS SRV records

The DNS server on RouterOS is not intended as a full DNS server replacement so at present can only create A and AAAA records sorry.
by omega-00
Tue Aug 21, 2012 5:44 am
Forum: General
Topic: Queues
Replies: 6
Views: 1268

Re: Queues

It will be recreated each time the hotspot is enabled, normally just ignore it, there's no harm in leaving it there and it doesn't do anything unless you've specified a hotspot limit in the related hotspot profile (as opposed to a per user limit in the user profile)
by omega-00
Tue Aug 21, 2012 5:40 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Is it possible to change usermanager profiles via API/CLI?
Replies: 1
Views: 1153

Re: Is it possible to change usermanager profiles via API/CL

Hi richeyrobert, yes you can modify values in the user-manager, via CLI at least; not sure about API. I've done an example script here that applies a rate-limit to a user account based on the credit price. Of course this is just per user however this should give you a good idea of how to get in and ...
by omega-00
Tue Aug 21, 2012 5:21 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Netwatch Timeout Function Question
Replies: 3
Views: 4094

Re: Netwatch Timeout Function Question

Hi wwooley, The interval is how often the remote host will be polled and the timeout is how long it will wait for the response before determining the host is down, unfortunately this does not mean it will ping again in the interim and check if the host is back up. I wrote a modified script to work w...
by omega-00
Tue Aug 21, 2012 5:18 am
Forum: General
Topic: Load balancing
Replies: 3
Views: 725

Re: Load balancing

Hi silentwishes, You simply need to adjust the ratios of traffic you're sending over each. If (lets say) wan1 is 4mbps and wan2 is 8mbps, then you'd need to setup PCC load balancing with 3 options, 2 of which would pick wan2. Therefore you have 2 times the amount of new connections being sent via wa...
by omega-00
Tue Aug 21, 2012 4:50 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Seeking Independent Contractor/MikroTik RouterOS Scripter
Replies: 1
Views: 615

Re: Seeking Independent Contractor/MikroTik RouterOS Scripte

I do this sort of thing frequently and am happy to discuss further.

Please feel free to get in touch with me via the website listed in my signature.
by omega-00
Tue Aug 21, 2012 4:43 am
Forum: General
Topic: Sample Hotspot Page - Sticky Please
Replies: 438
Views: 307690

Re: Sample Hotspot Page - Sticky Please

how you can enable & disable pppoe access for a client? what accounting server you are using?(radius) tank fo youre answer We use one-time-use passwords for the hotspot users (so no session variables ever include the user's actual password) so switching to pppoe simply blocks the user from connecti...
by omega-00
Sat Aug 04, 2012 11:00 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: how can i Merge 2 ADSL?
Replies: 30
Views: 6241

Re: how can i Merge 2 ADSL?

c) create IP or EoIP tunnels back over each of the ADSL connections to your data center, put these interfaces as slaves of a bonding interface at either end. There you have merged ADSL's at the cost of tromboning traffic from the site out to the internet, back to your data center and back out to the...
by omega-00
Sat Aug 04, 2012 10:53 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Dude v4.0beta02 export dies
Replies: 18
Views: 4436

Re: Dude v4.0beta02 export dies

No solution, personally we ended up moving to hosting the service on a Windows box where we could backup the entire directory itself. That said, so long as only keep a few router-os version on there and make sure we're not keeping 100~s of MB worth of logfiles, the backup process is now quite quick ...
by omega-00
Sat Aug 04, 2012 10:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Queues
Replies: 6
Views: 1268

Re: Queues

If you apply your PCQ queue-tree queues to your external interface, both the hotspot simple-queues and the PCQ ones can work together. A correctly done PCQ setup will ensure that when the link has reached its limit, users attempting to use bandwidth have it equally divided between them, while on the...
by omega-00
Mon Jul 30, 2012 10:58 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: help with hotspot config
Replies: 2
Views: 951

Re: help with hotspot config

Please post some more of your config and/or confirm you've got the following bits setup: (just go through them yourself as you check them off here to make sure you have actually got them all correct!) 1. IP address on the hotspot interface (same interface as the hotspot server is setup on) 2. Nat ru...
by omega-00
Mon Jul 30, 2012 10:53 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Any ip binding automated
Replies: 3
Views: 1023

Re: Any ip binding automated

Yes, you want to ensure the MikroTik "hotspot-address-pool" in the hotspot server setup has been defined. This will automatically masquerade all new users behind an address from this designate address pool. On top of this, a quick note in-case it's still relevant, when I was working with Colubris un...
by omega-00
Mon Jul 30, 2012 10:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Queues
Replies: 6
Views: 1268

Re: Queues

PCQ-type queues are perfect for this sort of setup as they equally divide the available bandwidth between the queued IP addresses. You can see a presentation on how to setup PCQ (and info on the other queue types) from one of the MUM's here: http://www.tiktube.com/video/mJeK3iHGhLKLIKImpnCsFrHvnlIom...
by omega-00
Mon Jul 30, 2012 10:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request - LAC/LNS functionality
Replies: 128
Views: 37244

Re: Feature Request - LAC/LNS functionality

My face when I realise the people posting in this thread are all people I've talked to externally to the forums in the last few months = :lol:

Murray: When are you going to bundle it up into a RouterOS Metarouter image? :-D
by omega-00
Mon Jul 30, 2012 10:41 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: So, ah, Cloud Core Router CCR1036 Shipping Date? Please...
Replies: 115
Views: 26902

Re: So, ah, Cloud Core Router CCR1036 Shipping Date? Please.

Our edge router is running a Supermicro board and a Core i7. We upgraded to v5 to get support for some Intel fiber cards. The cards work but the OS is unstable. 4.17 and below is rock solid, 5.11 reboots randomly, 5.7 randomly hangs. Currently running a couple of devices on v5.7 with up-times neari...
by omega-00
Wed Jul 25, 2012 4:38 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: NEW PRODUCT - Cloud Core Router
Replies: 104
Views: 34084

Re: NEW PRODUCT - Cloud Core Router

how many firewall rules we can add to cloud core router without performence degradation ?? (routing and bridge) if this product dont have ASIC - how many firewall rules it can support ?? (not NAT, only firewall) Normis - answer please ) Having or not having ASIC's it'd still be entirely dependant o...
by omega-00
Wed Jul 25, 2012 10:31 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: NEW PRODUCT - Cloud Core Router
Replies: 104
Views: 34084

Re: NEW PRODUCT - Cloud Core Router

Likewise, I'll have an order for 2 going out as soon as they hit the shelves :-)
by omega-00
Sun Jul 22, 2012 5:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: Bypass Hotspot
Replies: 5
Views: 2047

Re: Feature Request: Bypass Hotspot

The best current method to do this is either:

a) Use NetFlow to refund this traffic on the fly (or after the session has completed)
b) Use NetFlow to record all traffic and radius only for authentication and ip tracking.
by omega-00
Wed Jul 18, 2012 7:56 pm
Forum: General
Topic: v5.19 released
Replies: 57
Views: 21329

Re: v5.19 released

Works fine for me, alternatively there's a number of MikroTik users who keep historical versions available; one such repository is available here:

http://www.butchevans.com/MT_Software/5.x/
by omega-00
Wed Jul 18, 2012 3:04 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: external editor syntax highlighting
Replies: 39
Views: 43016

Re: external editor syntax highlighting

Here you go!
RouterOS-Syntax-Highlighter.rar
by omega-00
Tue Jul 17, 2012 5:33 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: external editor syntax highlighting
Replies: 39
Views: 43016

Re: external editor syntax highlighting

I edit my configuration offline the routeros, so syntax highlighting would be a good help. I use notepad++ and this morning made a "user defined lang" highlighting schema for .rsc files. I attach it (zipped). Sure it's not perfect, but if anyone has better editor with routeros syntax, let me know! ...
by omega-00
Tue Jul 17, 2012 9:51 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: So, ah, Cloud Core Router CCR1036 Shipping Date? Please...
Replies: 115
Views: 26902

Re: So, ah, Cloud Core Router CCR1036 Shipping Date? Please.

Not sure if anyone noticed, the image has been updated to more accurately reflect the actual product: http://routerboard.com/CCR1036-12G-4S
Any hints as to what the LCD screen will be used for or is used for in testing at present?
by omega-00
Tue Jul 17, 2012 9:31 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: So, ah, Cloud Core Router CCR1036 Shipping Date? Please...
Replies: 115
Views: 26902

Re: So, ah, Cloud Core Router CCR1036 Shipping Date? Please.

We are still on track to releasing within Q3
Make sure to send one over Australia for sponsors of the MUM! :-P
by omega-00
Tue Jul 17, 2012 7:04 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Dynamic IP script to update something
Replies: 17
Views: 2401

Re: Dynamic IP script to update something

yep well, thats the best idea ever, but.. the problem is, both clients will have to get updated once the server IP changed, and the server will just be a mirror for data, and thats going to be super slow and expensive if you add alot of clients later on. and I really dont trust the dynamic dns/ip b...
by omega-00
Tue Jul 17, 2012 6:39 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: So, ah, Cloud Core Router CCR1036 Shipping Date? Please...
Replies: 115
Views: 26902

Re: So, ah, Cloud Core Router CCR1036 Shipping Date? Please.

Alternatively this build has worked well for us for the last 2 years ;-)

http://www.reddit.com/r/mikrotik/commen ... ble_build/
by omega-00
Mon Jul 09, 2012 7:10 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Client-based load balancing
Replies: 6
Views: 1260

Re: Client-based load balancing

PCC works fabulously however I expect you're currently doing load-balancing based on something other than "both-addresses" which is what you need to get around the fact some services don't like seeing multiple connections from different IP's. We run a number of sites like this without any problems, ...
by omega-00
Mon Jul 09, 2012 7:04 am
Forum: General
Topic: Can't use my No-ip hostname in "add raduis server ip field"
Replies: 8
Views: 1538

Re: Can't use my No-ip hostname in "add raduis server ip fie

Copy and paste this into terminal, making sure to change the "myradiusserver.example.tld" and replacing it with your own radius server DNS name. /system scheduler add disabled=no interval=30m name=update-radius-server on-event=":local radiusname \"myradiusserver.example.tld\"\r\ \n:local newradiusip...
by omega-00
Mon Jul 09, 2012 5:07 am
Forum: General
Topic: Sample Hotspot Page - Sticky Please
Replies: 438
Views: 307690

Re: Sample Hotspot Page - Sticky Please

Dreamweaver have a code editor and a visual editor, I use it for all my website developments. notepad my @$$ If you enjoy all the cruft added as a result of building a page in a GUI system :-) Our site passes W3C validation (for all the main pages), is html5, makes use of sprites and jquery and was...
by omega-00
Sun Jul 08, 2012 5:36 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: VLANs over wireless II.
Replies: 4
Views: 1790

Re: VLANs over wireless II.

Because in comparison to station-bridge, station-wds is safe to use for L2 bridging and gives more fine-grained control on the access point by means of separate WDS interface, RSTP for loop detection and avoidance, etc. Also, the *best* option depends entirely on OP's configuration and if he plans o...
by omega-00
Sat Jul 07, 2012 8:33 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Controling usage at YachtClub
Replies: 4
Views: 785

Re: Controling usage at YachtClub

Alternatively you can use the trial feature of the hotspot and limit users to a certain speed, uptime or data limit each day.
by omega-00
Sat Jul 07, 2012 8:30 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: VLANs over wireless II.
Replies: 4
Views: 1790

Re: VLANs over wireless II.

Yes, you can use VPLS over wireless to create a tunnelled link that delivers better performance than EoIP/WDS - VPLS tunnel is about 60% faster and less overhead than EoIP tunnel - 802.11n speed is limited over WDS bridges, this method doesn't have such limitations Have a read of this guide http://w...
by omega-00
Sat Jul 07, 2012 6:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Just tired of this.
Replies: 16
Views: 4234

Re: Just tired of this.

is http://bugs.mikrotik-routeros.com owned/operated by Mikrotik I run it and am entirely independently of MikroTik. It is done as an effort to make common issues known so people like the OP who want to run a certain version and know what if any bugs were present in that version and to allow people ...
by omega-00
Sat Jul 07, 2012 5:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request - LAC/LNS functionality
Replies: 128
Views: 37244

Re: Feature Request - LAC/LNS functionality

+1 for this feature, been a long time waiting :-)
by omega-00
Wed Jul 04, 2012 6:07 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: beginner routing help
Replies: 3
Views: 722

Re: beginner routing help

Both of the computers need to know to pass traffic to the router to get it beyond the local network, I'd suggest checking the computer with a static address first to see if it has a gateway address and if so try to run a trace route to the other machine rather than a ping to see where it is failing....
by omega-00
Fri May 11, 2012 2:51 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Is the dude Still alive?
Replies: 9
Views: 3601

Re: Is the dude Still alive?

and IPv6 support! :-)
by omega-00
Fri May 11, 2012 2:08 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: :len fails to count after 4095
Replies: 5
Views: 1271

Re: :len fails to count after 4095

Unfortunately if you are trying to read a file longer than this size you're not going to have much luck. If it's just variables on the router you're working with the there's ways to break these up however drawing in content from a file requires being able to read the thing; which is not possible wit...
by omega-00
Thu May 03, 2012 6:03 am
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: mikrotik and elastix
Replies: 4
Views: 5092

Re: mikrotik and elastix

Because the mikrotik KVM implementation is limited on features; only what can be easily provided access via winbox/terminal is offered. The only real virtual hardware option offered is the ability to create the virtual ethernet interfaces required for a machine to be able to connect out to the inter...
by omega-00
Tue Apr 17, 2012 11:25 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: NEW PRODUCT - Cloud Core Router
Replies: 104
Views: 34084

Re: NEW PRODUCT - Cloud Core Router

We'll be waiting... <_< ... >_>
cloudcore.png
by omega-00
Mon Apr 02, 2012 6:54 am
Forum: General
Topic: Sample Hotspot Page - Sticky Please
Replies: 438
Views: 307690

Re: Sample Hotspot Page - Sticky Please

Current iteration of our hotspot status page. As I've logged in directly to manage my account and not from behind a hotspot router I do not receive a connect button, however I have my account set to allow PPPoE at the moment anyway so I wouldn't be logging in via the hotspot interface, just checking...
by omega-00
Mon Apr 02, 2012 5:59 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How to login XBox 360's on hotel RouterOS setup
Replies: 24
Views: 6183

Re: How to login XBox 360's on hotel RouterOS setup

PPPoE can work along hotspot quite simply, I'd recommend this as the easiest way to allow the Xbox's. Put a ticket through to your provider noting that while PS3's and other devices with web browsers are able to get online there is no way for an Xbox (or VoIP ATA .. just to lend some non-game relate...
by omega-00
Sun Apr 01, 2012 6:57 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: hotspot login page
Replies: 2
Views: 775

Re: hotspot login page

You can download the files that are on the router (under the hotspot folder by default) and modify these to suit your requirements, simply make sure to leave the required variables and submit buttons to allow people to still login :-)
by omega-00
Tue Mar 27, 2012 6:38 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: U-5HnD Initial Setup
Replies: 2
Views: 502

Re: U-5HnD Initial Setup

Hi bclien,

Make sure you're not trying to connect on ether1 as by default it is setup as the gateway port and blocks winbox connections (given the device has no password).
Try connecting to ether2-5 and use winbox from there.
by omega-00
Tue Mar 27, 2012 6:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: X000
Replies: 0
Views: 253

X000

<-- 1000 posts, woo! The time has flown. It's been a pleasure being part of this great bunch of networkers! I'll be back to reply to this when I hit 2000 :-D --- To make this somewhat relevant, for anyone who missed the post on the MikroTik Facebook page: Greg Sowell (of http://www.gregsowell.com) a...
by omega-00
Tue Mar 27, 2012 6:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Can not log into RB1200 after activating new back-up file
Replies: 2
Views: 581

Re: Can not log into RB1200 after activating new back-up fil

Hi Premier, You need to click "restore" while selecting the backup file you wish to restore onto the local device. That said you may find the way the ethernet interfaces are arrayed could be a little different to how you had them on the server. As you've mentioned you're connecting to ether1, have y...
by omega-00
Tue Mar 27, 2012 6:23 pm
Forum: General
Topic: how to configure vonage with mikroitk
Replies: 2
Views: 9246

Re: how to configure vonage with mikroitk

Hi humlhr, Please provide some more information about how you're connecting everything up. I'm not personally familiar with vonage, is the device you're connecting a VoIP adaptor of some sort? If so are you connecting this to a LAN port on the Mikrotik and does it connect via DHCP, Static addressing...
by omega-00
Tue Mar 27, 2012 6:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: strange issue with hotspot login page
Replies: 1
Views: 1364

Re: strange issue with hotspot login page

Things to check (some of them are very simple but I'll run through them all regardless): 1. Can the router ping 172.16.0.5 ? 2. Can the router ping (and resolve) mhotspot.guineanet.net ? You can test a resolution by pasting this in terminal: :put [:resolve mhotspot.guineanet.net] 3. Can the end user...
by omega-00
Tue Mar 27, 2012 5:54 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Complex dst-path in script
Replies: 6
Views: 3867

Re: Complex dst-path in script

Try changing the following lines to see what's going on at this stage: From this: :log info "export being transfered" /tool fetch address=10.0.0.2 port=21 user=ftp password=ftppass mode=ftp upload=yes src-path="$exportfile" dst-path="upload/$exportfile" :log info "export pausing for 10s" To this: :l...
by omega-00
Tue Mar 27, 2012 5:52 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Using Find in a Script
Replies: 1
Views: 1493

Re: Using Find in a Script

:if ([:len [/interface wireless connect-list find where mac-address=$macaddress]]>0) do={ :log info "Existing mac found $macaddress" } else={ /interface wireless connect-list add mac-address=$macaddress interface=wlan1 connect=yes } This uses the variable $macaddress when checking if there's a matc...
by omega-00
Tue Mar 27, 2012 2:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Router with DSL or Cablemodem - traffic shaping
Replies: 1
Views: 523

Re: Router with DSL or Cablemodem - traffic shaping

Hi dalami, In my experience the best thing to start doing QoS on is the upload rates of any users on a local lan segment. Most home/offices have much lower upload speed than download and maxing out the upload restricts the downloading that can take place. I think you'll find most users don't spend a...
by omega-00
Tue Mar 27, 2012 2:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Global Out or Out-Interface HTB in case of Masquerade.
Replies: 3
Views: 1045

Re: Global Out or Out-Interface HTB in case of Masquerade.

Hi again, Janis has provided indepth diagrams of how the MikroTik packet flow system works here: http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:Packet_Flow These show what chains packets will enter and when specific chains are reached, such as src-nat, dst-nat, pre-routing, post-routing etc. Hope this helps y...
by omega-00
Tue Mar 27, 2012 2:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Queue Tree - queue=default
Replies: 2
Views: 492

Re: Queue Tree - queue=default

Hi Amnesicus, This means that the queue you are creating will queue packets using the "default" queue. The default queue is a 'pfifo' queue that can take a maximum of 50 packets. You can see what queue types are available and create your own under /queue types You can read more about the queue types...
by omega-00
Tue Mar 27, 2012 2:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: protocol redirection
Replies: 2
Views: 616

Re: protocol redirection

Hi Alenzo,

Redirecting https (port 443) traffic to http (port 80) will simply stop the connection from completing as if a browser is making a connection on port 443 then it is expecting an encrypted connection and response and will fail if it does not receive the same.
by omega-00
Tue Mar 27, 2012 6:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: 2 Hotspot using one WAN
Replies: 5
Views: 1137

Re: 2 Hotspot using one WAN

If you're using a PPPoE connection I'd recommend setting up the RB751 as a PPPoE Client (add a client to ether1 which goes out over your fibre) then change the Zyxel to simply use a static address or DHCP to connect to the RB751 on ether2 or ether3 So, assuming you've removed the default RB751 confi...
by omega-00
Mon Mar 26, 2012 6:23 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 2 Hotspot using one WAN
Replies: 5
Views: 1137

Re: 2 Hotspot using one WAN

Hi Nyasha, welcome to the MikroTik forums. In answer to your question, yes you would be able to run the MikroTik hotspot on one interface and use the Zyxel connected behind another port. For all intents and purposes the MikroTik would just act as a router for the Zyxel port, while it would do the ho...
by omega-00
Tue Mar 20, 2012 3:15 am
Forum: General
Topic: Bonding Multiple 3G modems
Replies: 14
Views: 10885

Re: Bonding Multiple 3G modems

It is possible to do this anywhere, best way though is to simply have a MikroTik device with multiple IP's in a data center with low latency to your 3G services. This way each 3G link dials a connection (because we're assuming that the 3G IP addresses are dynamic so permanent tunnels are not an opti...
by omega-00
Thu Mar 15, 2012 2:46 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: NEW PRODUCT - Cloud Core Router
Replies: 104
Views: 34084

Re: NEW PRODUCT - Cloud Core Router

Sounds awesome, did anyone get any pics? Any word about how it's going to be built, I'm not all that keen on having a router that processes 4Gbps+ for me fall over with no way to get back in and restart the control plane etc. At the moment we progressed to using RouterOS running on top of ESXi as it...
by omega-00
Sun Mar 11, 2012 5:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP Client Options
Replies: 2
Views: 639

Re: DHCP Client Options

Are you referring to options set on a per-client basis or just having DHCP options?

If the latter, this already exists: http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:IP ... CP_Options
by omega-00
Sat Jan 28, 2012 1:58 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: DHCPv6 newbie question.
Replies: 5
Views: 1541

Re: DHCPv6 newbie question.

You can/could always assign static addresses to the machines themselves in the meantime, but yes, providing specific IP's will need to wait for more work on the DHCPv6 server.
by omega-00
Sat Jan 28, 2012 1:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature request - write to file
Replies: 14
Views: 7177

Re: Feature request - write to file

There was support introduced for LUA in v4beta versions, but this was subsequently pulled with no followup.

http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:Lua

Would be good to see it added back again as it would solve a number of current limitations in custom scripts.
by omega-00
Sat Jan 28, 2012 1:52 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Hotspot and temp access
Replies: 3
Views: 787

Re: Hotspot and temp access

http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Use_HOTSP ... nt_purpose
http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:Ho ... ertisement

These explain things in detail and should be enough to get you started :-)
by omega-00
Sat Jan 28, 2012 1:50 am
Forum: General
Topic: routing addresses thru hotspot
Replies: 4
Views: 652

Re: routing addresses thru hotspot

say your routed public IP range is 203.0.113.0/24 your nat rule would look something like this /ip firewall nat chain=srcnat src-address=203.0.113.0/24 action=allow comment="Allow public IP space to pass un-natted" This rule must be listed before any general action=src-nat or action=masquerade rules
by omega-00
Fri Jan 27, 2012 4:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Multiple VLANs on one physical interface?
Replies: 1
Views: 1422

Re: Multiple VLANs on one physical interface?

This is pretty much exactly the same on a MikroTik, simply create vlan interface(s) attached to the interface you want them to be available on then add IP addressing/dhcp etc to them as you would a regular ethernet port. Connect the switch and/or individual radio's up to the ethernet ports with tagg...
by omega-00
Fri Jan 27, 2012 4:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VLAN problem
Replies: 3
Views: 775

Re: VLAN problem

Ok hmm, based on the simple configuration options there I would assume that you're setting up that part correctly, open wireless connected back to a tagged vlan on your ethernet port and then through on the same vlan to the mikrotik however I'm not an ubiquiti whizz so someone who's more familiar mi...
by omega-00
Fri Jan 27, 2012 4:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Repeated Batch Router Configuration
Replies: 1
Views: 779

Re: Repeated Batch Router Configuration

One option might be installing an "on startup" script that attempted to download a file (say a router backup) each time the device was restarted, you could check something on the file and use it to apply new configs to devices as they're restarted. Eg: 1. Load original config onto device, device wil...
by omega-00
Fri Jan 27, 2012 4:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: how to protect against UDP flood
Replies: 11
Views: 12560

Re: how to protect against UDP flood

You can't *stop* traffic directed to you that has already reached your external interface. The best option is to request your upstream provider restrict and/or block it themselves as once it reaches you the only thing you can do is drop it. If you're doing BGP some providers have a specific BGP comm...
by omega-00
Fri Jan 27, 2012 4:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Packet filtering inside in EoIP tunnel
Replies: 3
Views: 626

Re: Packet filtering inside in EoIP tunnel

Make sure the rules are being applied on the EoIP interfaces themselves and not on the ethernet port the traffic is being encapsulated out over.
by omega-00
Fri Jan 27, 2012 4:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: routing addresses thru hotspot
Replies: 4
Views: 652

Re: routing addresses thru hotspot

Simply route the block to the IP of the device you want to provide them on and ensure you add (if you're using nat) an allow rule for that range ensuring it won't get natted as it passes out over the hotspot router.
by omega-00
Fri Jan 27, 2012 4:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Another PCC with Failover thread (simple question)
Replies: 2
Views: 1053

Re: Another PCC with Failover thread (simple question)

I would personally recommend bridging the modems through and doing PPPoE on the MikroTik, then you can be sure of any drops as the PPPoE connection itself will disconnect ;)
by omega-00
Fri Jan 27, 2012 4:05 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: DHCPv6 newbie question.
Replies: 5
Views: 1541

Re: DHCPv6 newbie question.

If you assign a public address provided via the he.net connection range to your lan port, then set the address to "Advertise" you will receive IPv6 addresses in that range (use a /64) on your local machines however you won't receive prefix delegation from this alone, DHCPv6 is required for that.
by omega-00
Fri Jan 27, 2012 4:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DSL downlaod Size limiting.
Replies: 1
Views: 394

Re: DSL downlaod Size limiting.

Simplest way to do this would be to add a simple queue to your metered DSL lines and keep track of the data recorded by this, noting this value will reset if the router is repowered. Alternatively you might be able to respurpose a script like this: http://www.mikrotik-routeros.com/?p=24 to record an...
by omega-00
Fri Jan 27, 2012 4:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: SNTP Client can't sync time
Replies: 10
Views: 3497

Re: SNTP Client can't sync time

You need to look at the network connectivity itself. Can 192.168.41.250 ping 192.168.40.5 currently? If not then it's likely either 192.168.41.250 doesn't know how to route to 192.168.40.5 OR that 192.168.40.5 doesn't know how to route back to 192.168.41.250 (hint, each should be passing via its clo...
by omega-00
Fri Jan 27, 2012 3:57 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: problem getting graphing to work
Replies: 2
Views: 3157

Re: problem getting graphing to work

You need to add some IP addresses that will be allowed to access these graphs. For a simple setup start with allowing access to 0.0.0.0/0 just while you confirm they are working, you can then add multiple entries as needed and remove the original 0.0.0.0/0 if you feel you wish to protect this info. ...
by omega-00
Fri Jan 27, 2012 3:55 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Hotspot and temp access
Replies: 3
Views: 787

Re: Hotspot and temp access

You can use the advertising features to periodically redirect users to a page, alternatively you could modify the login page to replace the redirect-url to your page rather than the first page the user requested. This would mean everyone logging in would hit your page straight after login and then c...
by omega-00
Fri Jan 27, 2012 3:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VLAN problem
Replies: 3
Views: 775

Re: VLAN problem

You've mentioned the vlan on the ubiquiti wireless network is vlan 56, is this then tagged back on the ubiquiti ethernet port? In common vlan terms, it sounds like you want vlan 56 tagged on your ethernet port of the wireless device and untagged on the wireless network you've created. You then want ...
by omega-00
Fri Jan 27, 2012 3:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: True WAN bonding through my data center location?
Replies: 19
Views: 5814

Re: True WAN bonding through my data center location?

I can confirm that using EoIP and bonding across ADSL links is an 'ok' way to get further bandwidth if you have a datacenter nearby to bond back to. Preferably the links you're bonding would be from the same ADSL ISP or at least terminate to the same exchange (putting the latency over each link as c...
by omega-00
Fri Jan 27, 2012 10:33 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Repairing an SXT
Replies: 4
Views: 1990

Re: Repairing an SXT

So how does an IC inside an enclosed case breaks of completely, by drilling?? :?
What Normis said, the guy drilled straight through and knocked it off.

Thanks for the tip Normis, will see how I go! :-)
by omega-00
Fri Jan 27, 2012 4:35 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Repairing an SXT
Replies: 4
Views: 1990

Repairing an SXT

Had 2 SXT's damaged by an installer who was trying to run external CAT6 into some SXT's and managed to knock off an IC while drilling. http://i.imgur.com/JrIpO.jpg JrIpO.jpg As far as I can see the IC is an MX25L512C / MI-12G - http://html.alldatasheet.net/html-pdf/267906/MCNIX/MX25L512MC-12G/157/1/...
by omega-00
Mon Jan 23, 2012 4:13 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Dude refuses login after router reboot
Replies: 12
Views: 4566

Re: Dude refuses login after router reboot

We had this issue occurring quite frequently on v4.X versions of the dude running on top of RouterOS.

Ended up moving to using The Dude only on windows machines where we can take direct backup copies of the dude folder. :-(
by omega-00
Mon Jan 23, 2012 4:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: v5.12 released
Replies: 144
Views: 25211

Re: v5.12 released

Looking forward for OpenCL support in forthcoming releases. Half joking there.
.. and after that, openGL ? *joke*
by omega-00
Mon Jan 23, 2012 4:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: v5.12 released
Replies: 144
Views: 25211

Re: v5.12 released

anyone tried on x86? I have it running on an x86 (PowerRouter) office router using: pppoe, ospf, pptp, nat, mangle rules, queue tree, ipv6 I also have it running on an x86 (Dell R210) site router using: hotspot, simple queues, pppoe-server and most of the above. Neither have shown any issues as yet...
by omega-00
Wed Jan 04, 2012 12:06 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Automated Usage Monitor script - no usermanager required
Replies: 36
Views: 22427

Re: Automated Usage Monitor script - no usermanager required

By default the script only counts download, however I included the variables for both in case anyone wanted to be able to combine them.
by omega-00
Sun Jan 01, 2012 1:43 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Automated Usage Monitor script - no usermanager required
Replies: 36
Views: 22427

Re: Automated Usage Monitor script - no usermanager required

The first (my site), is where I apply all fixes and respond to comments currently.
by omega-00
Sat Dec 31, 2011 8:11 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Automated Usage Monitor script - no usermanager required
Replies: 36
Views: 22427

Re: Automated Usage Monitor script - no usermanager required

The email section was incorrectly printed due to some address obfuscation code on the website, I fixed this about a week ago; my apologies.
by omega-00
Wed Dec 07, 2011 6:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DHCPv6-PD via PPPoE client on RouterOS 5.9
Replies: 25
Views: 2785

Re: DHCPv6-PD via PPPoE client on RouterOS 5.9

Adding address from pool to interface is in our TODO list.
Excellent, thanks for the speedy response to my ticket today too.
by omega-00
Wed Dec 07, 2011 6:48 am
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v5.9 released
Replies: 166
Views: 42064

Re: RouterOS v5.9 released

Where to get all v5.6 package files. Can u please provide me with the links? I am unable to get the package files on MT official website. http://www.mikrotik.com/download/routeros-mipsbe-5.6.torrent If you have any more questions on this topic please post a new thread as this is not relevant to the...
by omega-00
Wed Dec 07, 2011 6:40 am
Forum: General
Topic: DHCPv6-PD via PPPoE client on RouterOS 5.9
Replies: 25
Views: 2785

Re: DHCPv6-PD via PPPoE client on RouterOS 5.9

Lol, so it looks like the only thing missing now is the "Framed-IPv6-Address" support :-)
Aka: everything but your router can get internet access, unless you manually assign a public address to the router.
by omega-00
Wed Dec 07, 2011 6:22 am
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v5.9 released
Replies: 166
Views: 42064

Re: RouterOS v5.9 released

drop v5.6 npk file in the root directory, head to system -> packages -> click downgrade.
by omega-00
Wed Dec 07, 2011 3:01 am
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v5.9 released
Replies: 166
Views: 42064

Re: RouterOS v5.9 released

Edit: brad beat me to it but yeah, there is too short a cable. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ethernet_physical_layer#Minimum_cable_lengths It's a case of "most people don't know until they manage to break it", there even used to be a cable length setting in v3 for specific ethernet cards. The more yo...
by omega-00
Wed Dec 07, 2011 2:15 am
Forum: General
Topic: DHCPv6-PD via PPPoE client on RouterOS 5.9
Replies: 25
Views: 2785

Re: DHCPv6-PD via PPPoE client on RouterOS 5.9

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by omega-00
Wed Dec 07, 2011 1:33 am
Forum: General
Topic: DHCPv6-PD via PPPoE client on RouterOS 5.9
Replies: 25
Views: 2785

Re: DHCPv6-PD via PPPoE client on RouterOS 5.9

If you know what the range allocated is then yes you should be able to simply add an IPv6 address to the interface of your choice, seeing as you have the upstream gateway and Internode knows to route back to you for that range.
by omega-00
Tue Dec 06, 2011 6:55 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DHCPv6-PD via PPPoE client on RouterOS 5.9
Replies: 25
Views: 2785

Re: DHCPv6-PD via PPPoE client on RouterOS 5.9

I've noticed a difference in the debug outputs for connecting with username@ipv6.internode.on.net vs enabling IPv6 from the internode web portal and using your regular username. Files attached show the @ipv6 way appears to be getting a bad response while the regular just times out. Username@ipv6.int...
by omega-00
Tue Dec 06, 2011 2:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v5.9 released
Replies: 166
Views: 42064

Re: RouterOS v5.9 released

But we're not running a DHCPv6-PD server, just a client. So we don't need to configure a DHCPv6-PD prefix pool. We get given one by Internode, or at least, we should be given one by Internode.
So how am I supposed to pass prefixes to other routers on my network?
by omega-00
Tue Dec 06, 2011 9:24 am
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v5.9 released
Replies: 166
Views: 42064

Re: RouterOS v5.9 released

No, that's for the server side. It's under the big Server heading and everything. :) I am aware of the article and what it says, however given it says "PPP will use specified IPv6 pool to create dynamic DHCP server." I was curious as to if it was also relevant / able to be used to define the pool t...
by omega-00
Tue Dec 06, 2011 6:45 am
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v5.9 released
Replies: 166
Views: 42064

Re: RouterOS v5.9 released

Hi Ranjan, You can upgrade all the way to anything in v6 with your current licence. We are only up to version v5.9 at the moment so you are still fine to continue upgrading. The upgrade should not interfere with your config in any way however it is always good practice to test somewhere you won't br...
by omega-00
Tue Dec 06, 2011 6:40 am
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v5.9 released
Replies: 166
Views: 42064

Re: RouterOS v5.9 released

From: http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:IPv6_PD_over_PPP
/ppp profile set default dhcpv6-pd-pool=myPool
Is this section required to be configured on the client device? In the same way?
by omega-00
Mon Dec 05, 2011 4:16 am
Forum: General
Topic: DHCPv6-PD via PPPoE client on RouterOS 5.9
Replies: 25
Views: 2785

Re: DHCPv6-PD via PPPoE client on RouterOS 5.9

I've opened a ticket with em too, sent through a copy of my packet cap showing DHCPv6 solicit request but no advertise response.
by omega-00
Wed Nov 30, 2011 9:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v5.9 released
Replies: 166
Views: 42064

Re: RouterOS v5.9 released

pppoe client does not add IPv6 address to the interface. This feature is not yet added. DHCPv6-PD should work anyway. It would be useful to know what device is used as server on ISP side and get some logs on why server is not responding at all. I have access to Internode Corporate support so will g...
by omega-00
Wed Nov 30, 2011 1:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v5.9 released
Replies: 166
Views: 42064

Re: RouterOS v5.9 released

Hi Janis, As I don't have access to the remote end I can only say that I am setting the DHCPv6 client up on the PPPoE client interface (as listed in the guide) and while I can see the request packet go out (as far as the router is concerned) I don't see anything back. Currently my ADSL modem is brid...
by omega-00
Wed Nov 30, 2011 12:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v5.9 released
Replies: 166
Views: 42064

Re: RouterOS v5.9 released

I'm having some issues with IPv6 over PPP. I put require IPv6 in the profile, PPP connects however DHCP client never joins. This is on Internode http://ipv6.internode.on.net/ . Yeah, I'm with Internode as well, same problem. I've already emailed support and will enable DHCP debug logging and send t...
by omega-00
Wed Nov 30, 2011 9:07 am
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v5.9 released
Replies: 166
Views: 42064

Re: RouterOS v5.9 released

Speed is same if not slower than the regular latvia mirror (most mirrors except the Australian ones are slow for us due to RTT affect on TCP).
mikrotik-cloud.PNG
by omega-00
Wed Nov 30, 2011 2:48 am
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v5.9 released
Replies: 166
Views: 42064

Re: RouterOS v5.9 released

Nope. :( I've added the dhcp-client entry, but it's just stuck on "Searching...". I suspect a firewall issue somewhere.
I get exactly the same, just sits on "Searching..."
by omega-00
Tue Nov 29, 2011 10:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v5.9 released
Replies: 166
Views: 42064

Re: RouterOS v5.9 released

Anyone got a dual-stacked IPv4/IPv6 PPPoE connection up and running yet?

I'm playing around with mine now, so if anyone has a working configuration please post a copy (minus auth details obviously ;-D).
by omega-00
Wed Nov 16, 2011 8:14 am
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: mikrotik and elastix
Replies: 4
Views: 5092

Re: mikrotik and elastix

I believe you're referring to a physical PCI card for connecting to PSTN lines yes? If this is the case then you're not going to have much luck using KVM as there's no-way in the mikrotik implementation to configure hardware pass through to the virtual machines. It might be a better idea for you to ...
by omega-00
Thu Nov 10, 2011 8:53 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: WANTED Rackmount switch with SwOS from Mikrotik
Replies: 11
Views: 2027

Re: WANTED Rackmount switch with SwOS from Mikrotik

A Switch with "MT-OS" is great.
This.
by omega-00
Tue Nov 08, 2011 1:14 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Automated Usage Monitor script - no usermanager required
Replies: 36
Views: 22427

Re: Automated Usage Monitor script - no usermanager required

Script has been updated a number of times since this original post.

Newest revision lives here: http://www.mikrotik-routeros.com/?p=24
by omega-00
Thu Nov 03, 2011 9:03 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: PPPoE on RB750GL
Replies: 5
Views: 1917

Re: PPPoE on RB750GL

Do you have a Nat (masquerade) rule for traffic going out over the PPPoE interface?
by omega-00
Tue Nov 01, 2011 6:33 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Help me, [/ip firewall mangle], how search PCC ,thank you,
Replies: 2
Views: 610

Re: Help me, [/ip firewall mangle], how find PCC ,thank yo

You shouldn't be putting a "*" in the field, the values 7/0, 7/1, 7/2, 7/3, 7/4, 7/5, 7/6 are all acceptable options.

Have a read of the wiki article here: http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:PCC
by omega-00
Tue Nov 01, 2011 6:28 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Simulating distance while testing 2 SXT antennas ?
Replies: 3
Views: 1006

Re: Simulating distance while testing 2 SXT antennas ?

If you're looking at the registration, that 1km figure is calculated based on the ack time between the devices, it would increase automatically if you were at distance.
by omega-00
Tue Nov 01, 2011 12:53 am
Forum: General
Topic: Crazy MikroTik on Intel Atom server
Replies: 1
Views: 958

Re: Crazy MikroTik on Intel Atom server

There is an issue with winbox connectivity on v5.6, (might have also been present in v5.5 though) I found that if you ssh in and change the service port for winbox you can reconnect but the only permanent solution is to upgrade to v5.7 or restart the box each time the issue occurs. Not sure about th...
by omega-00
Tue Nov 01, 2011 12:36 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Simulating distance while testing 2 SXT antennas ?
Replies: 3
Views: 1006

Re: Simulating distance while testing 2 SXT antennas ?

you could normally simulate signal loss by using inline attenuatiors but obviously this won't work on the SXT's as the antennas are integrated. The other problem is you can't really simulate the delay incurred over distance by simply dropping the TX power on either end. I'd suggest trying to setup e...
by omega-00
Tue Nov 01, 2011 12:30 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Save Youtube streams on Web Cache???
Replies: 2
Views: 3942

Re: Save Youtube streams on Web Cache???

The RouterOS proxy is not able to cache youtube videos as it is just a basic proxy and youtube videos are dynamic content. To do this you'll either need to implement your own proxy with youtube caching settings/plugins ( http://wiki.squid-cache.org/ConfigExamples/DynamicContent/YouTube ) or a cachin...
by omega-00
Wed Oct 26, 2011 9:53 am
Forum: General
Topic: looking for light pipes
Replies: 7
Views: 1080

Re: looking for light pipes

Replacing any component requires an amount of caution and precision, but it can be done.

The LED's on the RB711 board are quite a distance from the radio though, I wouldn't think it'd be too much difficulty.
http://img.routerboard.com/pricelist/192_hi_res.png
by omega-00
Tue Oct 25, 2011 9:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS 5.7 installation problem - no harddrives found
Replies: 2
Views: 1225

Re: RouterOS 5.7 installation problem - no harddrives found

I've had this problem before, you can try moving one of the harddrives to the other box, install on that then move it back to the main box.

Don't know exactly why this occurs. We actually keep a dedicated box for doing our installs just because it makes it quicker and easier.
by omega-00
Tue Oct 25, 2011 9:23 pm
Forum: General
Topic: CPE Security
Replies: 9
Views: 1064

Re: CPE Security

Nv2 does not use standard security options, only the Nv2 options listed.
It WILL ignore the security profile setting.
by omega-00
Tue Oct 25, 2011 9:20 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RouterBOARD Groove
Replies: 96
Views: 23685

Re: RouterBOARD Groove

You only have 100M FD connection don't you? ;-)
by omega-00
Tue Oct 25, 2011 9:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Request for new Watchdog "Watch Address" timeout delay FIXED
Replies: 10
Views: 2246

Re: Request for new Watchdog "Watch Address" timeout delay

This script was originally used by me to check and fallover to a backup routing path but could be modified to simply reboot the router. http://www.mikrotik-routeros.com/?p=180 It's all commented so even if you write your own hopefully this should give you a better understanding of how the scripting ...
by omega-00
Tue Oct 25, 2011 9:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: NAT and the Law
Replies: 2
Views: 551

Re: NAT and the Law

Normally (at least in Australia) we do the same and let them know we don't record the port-ip combinations. This for us is ok as it is in most cases illegal to collect customer traffic data without authorisation. You can however then offer to track all data for a short period or mirror data to a por...
by omega-00
Tue Oct 25, 2011 9:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: looking for light pipes
Replies: 7
Views: 1080

Re: looking for light pipes

If it's a critical requirement, have you considered replacing the surface mount ones with equally spec'd alternatives?

That is to say, desolder and replace the originals if its a only a one or two time job.
by omega-00
Mon Oct 24, 2011 10:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Slow Youtube
Replies: 12
Views: 2154

Re: Slow Youtube

Make sure you're using the "both-addresses" option for your PCC rules.
by omega-00
Mon Oct 24, 2011 7:31 am
Forum: General
Topic: login problem by IPv4
Replies: 10
Views: 1281

Re: login problem by IPv4

Based on all the info provided so far and that no-one else has yet to report similar problems, perhaps the issue is something strange on that computer?

Have you tried to connect with another device?
by omega-00
Sat Oct 22, 2011 8:21 am
Forum: General
Topic: Password Recovery website
Replies: 20
Views: 6533

Re: Password Recovery website

so that he can configure the router at his own requests.
That is what metarouter can be used for :-)
by omega-00
Thu Oct 20, 2011 8:58 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How to set download limit in user profile
Replies: 9
Views: 4919

Re: How to set download limit in user profile

you want to do a loop that catches either a) all users or b) all users that match a search parameter you set.. eg: (find users that currently have no download limit) Here's the catch all option: :local counter #Loop through all users in user-manager :foreach counter in=[/tool user-manager user find]...
by omega-00
Wed Oct 19, 2011 7:24 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: How to activate NV2 protocol in sxt ptp ????
Replies: 7
Views: 1362

Re: How to activate NV2 protocol in sxt ptp ????

Sorry, clarification: It will connect to the Nv2 enabled version of the same SSID rather than an Nstreme one (if both options were/are present). Also means you can switch the remote client end to "nv2 nstreme 802.11" and migrate the AP side from Nstreme to Nv2 knowing that if it something doesn't wo...
by omega-00
Wed Oct 19, 2011 12:31 am
Forum: General
Topic: Gap in Tx/Rx of Bandwith test
Replies: 3
Views: 846

Re: Gap in Tx/Rx of Bandwith test

Perhaps because you're maxing out the throughput it can't send data back about the rate?
by omega-00
Wed Oct 19, 2011 12:30 am
Forum: General
Topic: How to set download limit in user profile
Replies: 9
Views: 4919

Re: How to set download limit in user profile

I did a script a while ago to set speed limits per user accounts based on the plan price they were on, perhaps you can modify this to suit your needs.

http://www.mikrotik-routeros.com/?p=177
by omega-00
Wed Oct 19, 2011 12:28 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: WANTED Rackmount switch with SwOS from Mikrotik
Replies: 11
Views: 2027

Re: WANTED Rackmount switch with SwOS from Mikrotik

Agreed, a SwOS device with 24 or 48 ports would be nice. Even nicer if SwOS had a winbox style GUI.

Given the recent product announcements it wouldn't be too much of a stretch to then add SFP ports for uplinks too :-)