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by floaty
Tue Oct 22, 2019 2:40 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: MikroTik MQS
Replies: 13
Views: 2137

Re: MikroTik MQS

i have error
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sad, but an error is better than nothing :!:
... would you like to share that error ?
... or a screenshot ?
by floaty
Tue Oct 22, 2019 2:05 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: MikroTik MQS
Replies: 13
Views: 2137

Re: MikroTik MQS

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where can i get the latest MQS software ?
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We recommend clicking the “Check for updates” button and updating your system software to the latest
version to ensure the best performance and stability
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https://i.mt.lv/cdn/rb_files/1568358529 ... %20web.pdf
by floaty
Fri Oct 18, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Multiple Files in one e-mail.
Replies: 10
Views: 5037

Re: Multiple Files in one e-mail.

... or just send all files in a specific folder (disk2/sw/*) ...
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/tool e-mail send  to="rcvr@rcvr.net" from="$sysName@sndr.net" body="disk2/sw-content" subject="disk2/sw-content" file=[:file find where name~"disk2/sw/"]
by floaty
Mon Oct 14, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: General
Topic: cannot remove directory
Replies: 6
Views: 6300

Re: cannot remove directory

installed dude under dusk1/dude ? ... instead disk1/dude ?
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obstinate files may be removeable, when logged as admin with a sftp-client (like WinSCP) ... and with circumspection :!:
by floaty
Sat Oct 12, 2019 12:01 am
Forum: The Dude
Topic: The Dude 6.40.8 - db failure: database disk image is malformed
Replies: 36
Views: 5931

Re: The Dude 6.40.8 - db failure: database disk image is malformed

Lucky you. May happen that problems are linked with usb / mSD storage type on routerboards while on CHR this does not apply. . just found, that well aged statement ... sounds like Dude on 'usb / mSD' is not one of the brightest ideas ?! ... should I keep the hands off it ? ... planned to test such,...
by floaty
Wed Oct 09, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: RB750GL + Radius
Replies: 1
Views: 476

Re: RB750GL + Radius

I am not sure if I need a level 5 license to RB750GL where Radius (user-manager) is installed or the hEX where the DHCP is installed
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https://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:L ... nse_Levels
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where Radius (user-manager) is installed
by floaty
Wed Oct 09, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: how to "memorize" a snmp-function-result
Replies: 0
Views: 217

how to "memorize" a snmp-function-result

Hello Forum, I am looking for a way to save the result of a function ... "somewhere". My problem: inside my devicelabels the snmp-device-name is dynamically displayed from a function. In case the device isn't responding any longer, I'm loosing the device-name in the label (but I won't !) So what are...
by floaty
Wed Oct 09, 2019 12:33 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: MikroTik MQS
Replies: 13
Views: 2137

Re: MikroTik MQS

Maybe ... there is no advantage this time (the price eventually or the rugged design ? ... choose ) If I don't miss anything in the spec, it is no full RouterOS running on MQS. It is an AP-bridge only, which delivers passive PoE to a "setup-candidate" [point]. . MQS itself can be configured only in ...
by floaty
Sat Oct 05, 2019 1:05 am
Forum: RouterOS v7 BETA
Topic: adding fib to vrf failed with timeout
Replies: 3
Views: 1109

Re: adding fib to vrf failed with timeout

uuh ... yeah ... tried to push an interface into a VRF ... failed ... pushed harder ... saw the error-message ...
... maybe a little "what's-worth-to-test-and-what's-not-implemented-yet-v7-matrix" could be helpfull in the notes ... to avoid 'early redundancy'
... anyway: thumbs-up !
by floaty
Thu Oct 03, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: RouterOS v7 BETA
Topic: adding fib to vrf failed with timeout
Replies: 3
Views: 1109

Re: adding fib to vrf failed with timeout

Version number 7.0beta2 Router's model CHR . [admin@CHRv7] > ip vrf add name=vrf10 [admin@CHRv7] > /routing table add fib name=main-fib vrf=main [admin@CHRv7] > [admin@CHRv7] > /routing table print Flags: D - dynamic; X - disabled, I - invalid; U - used 0 name="main-fib" vrf=main fib [admin@CHRv7] >...
by floaty
Thu Oct 03, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: RouterOS v7 BETA
Topic: adding fib to vrf failed with timeout
Replies: 3
Views: 1109

adding fib to vrf failed with timeout

Version number 7.0beta2 Router's model model: RouterBOARD 3011UiAS firmware-type: ipq8060 factory-firmware: 6.42.12 current-firmware: 7.0beta2 upgrade-firmware: 7.0beta2 Steps to reproduce the issue [admin@RB3011] > ip vrf add name=vrf10 [admin@RB3011] > ip vrf add name=vrf20 [admin@RB3011] > ip vrf...
by floaty
Thu Oct 03, 2019 2:58 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: GPER usage questions
Replies: 31
Views: 3455

Re: GPER usage questions

last advise !
while editing your posting ... and going lazy ...
... don't become sloppy with your GPER-jumpers ... :shock:

(stock your tools ... and keep hoover and cat away :!: )
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jumper.png
by floaty
Thu Oct 03, 2019 12:38 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: GPER usage questions
Replies: 31
Views: 3455

Re: GPER usage questions

guess this behaviour is related to PoE-detection in the switch ... no passive PoE-adapter in the arsenal to verify ... so check, before climb ! Normis explained that 802.3af/at powering only works when there's a compliant device down the line ... if there isn't one, passive PoE injector should be u...
by floaty
Wed Oct 02, 2019 11:48 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: GPER usage questions
Replies: 31
Views: 3455

Re: GPER usage questions

... so far ... my request for clearance at marvell ... stuck in spam ?! ... ignored ?! ... I don't give a schattenriss ... we proceed ! ... todays setup is able to escalate things to mtu-size 9216 byte ... and is able to do a perf-test too I added a PoE-injector and removed the GPER-jumper on PoE-ou...
by floaty
Sun Sep 22, 2019 12:47 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: GPER usage questions
Replies: 31
Views: 3455

Re: GPER usage questions

when I got my 'security cleareance' ... I will find a way, to leak in between the lines, while telling noomp :wink: . Dear floaty, We have received your registration request for use of the Marvell Extranet. You indicated on the registration form that you either don't have a Marvell Non-Disclosure Ag...
by floaty
Sat Sep 21, 2019 2:10 am
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: why a CHR can be the best friend of an ESXi-admin
Replies: 0
Views: 482

why a CHR can be the best friend of an ESXi-admin

It may or may not occur to you, that the use of serial-console to a virtual machine on an ESXi-host could be conveniant for you ?! ... this presumption turns into pain in the a*s, when a serial console is MANDATORY :twisted: ... for me ? ... yesterday ! There might be a bunch of fun-seeking network-...
by floaty
Fri Sep 20, 2019 11:22 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: GPER usage questions
Replies: 31
Views: 3455

Re: GPER usage questions

I think its a 2port switch with Poe in to power it and Poe pass-through . @chechito seems you were right by first best-guess-attempt ... btw. ... ... were you able to exactly identify, whether the marvell-chip is a 88E8040 or a 88E8042 ?? even when it is a: Marvell® Yukon 88E8040 Gigabit Ethernet C...
by floaty
Fri Sep 20, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: GPER usage questions
Replies: 31
Views: 3455

Re: GPER usage questions

sooo ... hopefully without being to much over the railing, we can say: . GPER is 802.1at-PoE-powered two-port switch, which is capable to deliver 802.1at-PoE-power to a client-device and it is transparent for every Layer2-protocol*), while it supports a mtu-size of at least 9014 bytes ?! *) in a mor...
by floaty
Fri Sep 20, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: GPER usage questions
Replies: 31
Views: 3455

Re: GPER usage questions

because it is my responsability to keep the readers tight and greedy ... now ... at very last ... the gretchen-question: ? MTU ? for starters: it was not so easy to find the proper equipment for the mtu-tests here at homeland-labs :? While the "wuhan-sw" supports a max. frame-size of 9600 bytes (gue...
by floaty
Fri Sep 20, 2019 3:04 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: GPER usage questions
Replies: 31
Views: 3455

Re: GPER usage questions

side-note: when plugging in a GPER into my PoE-switch like that: . #1.png . ... and than add a PoE-Client behind the GPER, like that: . #2.png . ... or that: . #3.png . . ... the PoE-Client is not powered up ... I had to disconnect and reconnect the cable at PoE-Switch before power is delivered ( I ...
by floaty
Fri Sep 20, 2019 2:29 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: GPER usage questions
Replies: 31
Views: 3455

Re: GPER usage questions

since we were able to add an OSPF-Router in Vlan11 on a "wuhan-sw"-port ... we can mark tickbox "multicast" as 'checked'
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by floaty
Fri Sep 20, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: GPER usage questions
Replies: 31
Views: 3455

Re: GPER usage questions

and not so surprising anymore: . wuhan-sw# show run --- snip --- ! interface GigabitEthernet 1/1 switchport mode trunk poe mode plus poe power limit 30.0 ! --- snip --- wuhan-sw# show vlan VLAN Name Interfaces ---- -------------------------------- ---------- 1 default Gi 1/1,3-10 11 nubecula Gi 1/1-...
by floaty
Fri Sep 20, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: GPER usage questions
Replies: 31
Views: 3455

Re: GPER usage questions

... yepp ... the discourse had a little drift :wink: ... so ... STP, 802.1q: Setup: PoE-Switch<-->GPER<-->passivePoEconv<-->mapLite . 802.##1.png . . wuhan-sw# show spanning-tree active CIST Bridge STP Status Bridge ID : 32768.9A-86-03-28-05-01 Root ID : 32768.9A-86-03-28-05-01 Root Port : - Root Pa...
by floaty
Wed Sep 18, 2019 1:54 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: GPER usage questions
Replies: 31
Views: 3455

Re: GPER usage questions

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shannon_limit
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interesting article indeed ... and crazy numbers:
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by floaty
Wed Sep 18, 2019 1:35 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: GPER usage questions
Replies: 31
Views: 3455

Re: GPER usage questions

1) at what OSI layer this device work? at L1 like hub, or at L2 like switch? 2) what delay does this device add? 3) why distance is limited to 1500 m? . 1) ... the DEVICE (aka GPeR [thats from the birth-certificate] acts obviously like a switch ... different ether-speeds ... with full-duplex on bot...
by floaty
Wed Sep 18, 2019 12:03 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: GPER usage questions
Replies: 31
Views: 3455

Re: GPER usage questions

would be good to identify the switch chip . Yeah I know ... but this reminds of christmas, when I was a child ... my sister got a new watch ... and I got lot of trouble ... and she would not accept 'my fireforce-truck' ! as compensation. To be honest ... I already tried, but my little iPhone-crowba...
by floaty
Tue Sep 17, 2019 11:27 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: GPER usage questions
Replies: 31
Views: 3455

Re: GPER usage questions

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... yepp ... I thought so ... ... guess I was to hasty to shoot a bundle :shock:
by floaty
Tue Sep 17, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: GPER usage questions
Replies: 31
Views: 3455

Re: GPER usage questions

most fun is always testing new stuff 8) ... guess we can skip the 'unboxing part', because this is obviously the wysiwyg-approach ... no knives ... no scissors ... no violence needed ... and I aggree 100% with it . 1st.png . first test ... brute force ! the big buddy in the foreground is a wireless-...
by floaty
Fri Sep 13, 2019 1:21 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: GPER usage questions
Replies: 31
Views: 3455

Re: GPER usage questions

"Yes, it will effectively extend your cable and will pass any data you transmit" data ... yep, data is a lot ... so let us concatenate which questions: - ether-speed negotiation bursts (and the results ... we all now: it's standard ... but it's not golden in functionality ... nowhere ) - lldp-behavi...
by floaty
Fri Sep 13, 2019 12:57 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: GPER usage questions
Replies: 31
Views: 3455

Re: GPER usage questions

a switch with 2 ports doesn't need to learn no MAC addresses of cause there would be no need, neither would be a need for that in a linux-bridge which contains two logical interfaces by my command or a 24-port switch where I only plugged two cables in ... ... but they do ! ... threrefore my questio...
by floaty
Wed Sep 11, 2019 12:34 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: GPER usage questions
Replies: 31
Views: 3455

Re: GPER usage questions

It's like putting a switch in between
mmh, thats a delphi-oracle term ...
a switch learns mac-adresses ... a switch ages mac-adresses !?
so question is: is this a switch, like a two-port-bridge or is it just like patch-port in OVS which says "<->" ?
by floaty
Wed Sep 04, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: [BUG] Images and icons disapearing
Replies: 22
Views: 3553

Re: [BUG] Images and icons disapearing

adding ftp-rights to the user-group solved the issue for me - just like dasiu wrote

dude-read.PNG
by floaty
Fri Aug 30, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: using ROS-device as remote-poller for smokeping
Replies: 0
Views: 352

using ROS-device as remote-poller for smokeping

As a big-fan of smokeping for debugging routing-issues and monitoring routing-performance I was recently kind of dejected when my ROS-remote-poller stopped working. I upgraded my central monitoring-machine to debian buster and smokeping 2.7.3-2. Everything worked out, except the mikrotik-remote-poll...
by floaty
Thu Aug 29, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Feature request - Sending Reports
Replies: 4
Views: 1272

Re: Feature request - Sending Reports

Definitly joining the club, ... would be a nice thing for networks where you can only send status mails out or only dial-in access is avail ! Tried to build a script which fetches the netmap-status via https from it's own webfig and sends out a mail ... failed ... seems this is for grown up's. In ad...
by floaty
Mon Jun 10, 2019 11:35 am
Forum: General
Topic: EoIP / gretap compatibility
Replies: 0
Views: 407

EoIP / gretap compatibility

Not shure if this feature is under consideration ... ? Would be a big gain being able to terminate a gretap-tunnel to a RB-device. As far as I understand the protocol-numbers used in the header are different in Linux-gretap and RB-EoIP. Since newadays a lot of wireless-devices using gretap-bridging ...
by floaty
Thu Nov 22, 2018 1:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: L2TP server interface in VRF?
Replies: 2
Views: 556

Re: L2TP server interface in VRF?

I'm not really an english-teacher ... but ... I can still ping stuff in SYSTEM2 vrf or the main routing table. when we examine the word 'or' in the quote above , it is not possible to bring the described failure in compliance to master George Boole ... aren't we ? ... so: first check if the setup yo...
by floaty
Wed Nov 21, 2018 11:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Place pppoe session in VRF
Replies: 2
Views: 696

Re: Place pppoe session in VRF

Maybe you should have a look to this thread, where I've posted a couple of hints ... not shure if splynx have or allows full access to dictionaries of their radius service. I've build something like that for my customer-service-gateway ... not fully productive yet, but I'm pretty happy with it till ...
by floaty
Mon Nov 05, 2018 7:30 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: PPPoE & VRF
Replies: 4
Views: 2054

Re: PPPoE & VRF

Just learned, that the radius-attribute "Mikrotik-Group" is 'ppp-aware'. So ... it seems Santa stays frosty up in Lappland this year, because you can (if you want) realize a radius-based VRF-selection with "Mikrotik-Group". You have to skip the user-decidable realm-selection in the ppp-up/down scrip...
by floaty
Sat Nov 03, 2018 2:23 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: PPPoE & VRF
Replies: 4
Views: 2054

Re: PPPoE & VRF

Testing with pppoe was not so golden ... the session-setup and close in pppoe is to fast to grab the named interface-name. Figured that it's better to put a delay before reading the interface-name on a ppp-down-event and then to kill the whole shebang in the name of the zombie. If you wanna use pppo...
by floaty
Thu Nov 01, 2018 3:43 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: OpenVPN + VRF
Replies: 2
Views: 1471

Re: OpenVPN + VRF

you need kind of a "crime scene cleaner" ppp-up: :local localAddr $"local-address" :local remoteAddr $"remote-address" :local callerId $"caller-id" :local calledId $"called-id" :local interfaceName [/interface get $interface name] :local calledRealm [:pick $user ([:find $user "@" ]+1) 60] :local vrf...
by floaty
Thu Nov 01, 2018 3:08 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: PPPoE & VRF
Replies: 4
Views: 2054

Re: PPPoE & VRF

Yepp, were still waiting for a mikrotik radius-attribute like 'mikrotik-user-vrf' ... Till santa puts that under the tree, we can try with these humble scripts I've tweaked. Made these with open-vpn, but it should also work with other ppp-based stuff To get it work you will need a couple helper file...