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by JJT211
Sun Sep 26, 2021 7:23 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.49rc [testing] is released!
Replies: 27
Views: 2324

Re: v6.49rc [testing] is released!

Nice changelog! I think its possible to tell your staff these things on the Mikrotik LAN vice public forum, or were you simply trying to point out the HUGE improvement over the latest 7.1c release LOL. I would never have noticed unless you brought it up. ;-PP Yea, it wasnt until the second post tha...
by JJT211
Sun Sep 19, 2021 7:27 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Multi-Homed BGP over two Edge Routers
Replies: 4
Views: 633

Re: Multi-Homed BGP over two Edge Routers

Thats likely because a single prepend to ISP B is not enough and some inbound traffic still has a shorter route through ISP B than they do ISP A. Try multiple prepends of ISP B
by JJT211
Thu Sep 16, 2021 4:41 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: WinBox v3.30 released!
Replies: 59
Views: 6417

Re: WinBox v3.30 released!

Yes, that problem seems to also be present in others lists as well. Try "Interface List" -> "Ethernet" and select only the first 5 columns and any one at the end like "Tx Unicast". I see that another random column got selected. Now if I remove the "Tx Unicast"...
by JJT211
Fri Jun 18, 2021 5:49 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: OSPF second area
Replies: 2
Views: 1202

Re: OSPF second area

On all routers set redistribute-connected=no Im new to OSPF but I believe in most cases, you should only distribute routes by the network tab. Leave everything set to no with the exception of the default route CHR1 for example, should look like this /routing ospf instance set [ find default=yes ] di...
by JJT211
Sun May 16, 2021 3:24 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: QSPF question for experts
Replies: 10
Views: 3425

Re: QSPF question for experts

BUMP 5 years later and we're finally in ROSv7 territory. Im curious if this issue has been addressed in a previous ROSv6 release or the current ROSv7 Beta. EDIT: I figure it better to update this thread than to necro another. According to this post , it has not been addressed and still remains. But ...
by JJT211
Mon Apr 26, 2021 3:59 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Packet loss to loopback - OSPF / MPLS
Replies: 11
Views: 2232

Re: Packet loss to loopback - OSPF / MPLS

I would start with running the LTS firmware 6.47.9
by JJT211
Mon Apr 12, 2021 6:58 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: SwOS Lite version 2.13 released!
Replies: 38
Views: 18099

Re: SwOS Lite version 2.13 released!

On the CSS610-7R on 2.13, the Egress rate appears to work correctly within about ~20M. But the Ingress rate, limits to <1M no matter what setting I use.
by JJT211
Sat Mar 13, 2021 9:52 pm
Forum: SwOS
Topic: 610-8G-2S+IN - missing temperature
Replies: 6
Views: 2163

Re: 610-8G-2S+IN - missing temperature

On my Netpower 7r (also a CSS610), im getting the temp just fine. Its located in the system tab under the health section
by JJT211
Sat Mar 13, 2021 4:52 am
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-1Gi-7R-2S+OUT (netPower Lite 7R) SwOS Release Tracker
Replies: 2
Views: 1751

Re: CSS610-1Gi-7R-2S+OUT (netPower Lite 7R) SwOS Release Tracker

UPDATE 3/12:

Appears 2.13 stable is available from the update tab on SwOS gui only (hasnt been posted to Mikrotik downloads section yet). So far so good
by JJT211
Sat Mar 13, 2021 4:23 am
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port
Replies: 218
Views: 30191

Re: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port

Breaking news! Mikrotik has released v2.13. Here is the changelog from my device: 2.13 (built at Mon Feb 01 2021 04:43:13 GMT-0800 (Pacific Standard Time)) What's new in v2.13: *) properly report SFP port speed; *) make SFP port work in forced 1G speed mode; *) make fiber optic modules work with au...
by JJT211
Thu Mar 11, 2021 5:32 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.47.9 [long-term] is released!
Replies: 77
Views: 26155

Re: v6.47.9 [long-term] is released!

8 out of ~100 hap lite were bricked during upgrade from 6.46.8 to 6.47.9 and required netinstall. In some cases (seems totally random) Avaya IP phones can't get IP address from Mikrotik with ROS 6.47.9, ROS 6.46.8 is working fine. Will revert to 6.46.8 everywhere. Same exact thing happened to me wi...
by JJT211
Tue Mar 09, 2021 6:20 am
Forum: RouterOS v7 BETA
Topic: Segment Routing and IS-IS
Replies: 18
Views: 3893

Re: Segment Routing and IS-IS

++1
by JJT211
Sun Mar 07, 2021 9:05 pm
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-8G-2S+IN SwOS Release Tracker
Replies: 15
Views: 3901

Re: CSS610-8G-2S+IN SwOS Release Tracker

Any updates? I have a few netpower lite 7R devices - different firmware but sharing mostly the same bugs, waiting with installation until fixed (too costly to replace on the roof if something goes wrong during remote upgrade, difficult to reboot with redundant power from several customers). I just ...
by JJT211
Sun Mar 07, 2021 8:53 pm
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-1Gi-7R-2S+OUT (netPower Lite 7R) SwOS Release Tracker
Replies: 2
Views: 1751

Re: CSS610-1Gi-7R-2S+OUT (netPower Lite 7R) SwOS release tracker

Changelog from Mikrotik support: RC5: It should improve the management connectivity for the SFP+ interfaces. Other fixes and improvements are coming, but I cannot comment when the stable version will be released. RC6: We have created a new testing version (rc6) which addresses some of the VLAN relat...
by JJT211
Sun Mar 07, 2021 8:53 pm
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-1Gi-7R-2S+OUT (netPower Lite 7R) SwOS Release Tracker
Replies: 2
Views: 1751

CSS610-1Gi-7R-2S+OUT (netPower Lite 7R) SwOS Release Tracker

UPDATE 3/12: Appears 2.13 stable is available from the update tab on SwOS gui only (hasnt been posted to Mikrotik downloads section yet). So far so good ____________________________________________________________________________________ Since there is different firmware between this model (CSS610-1...
by JJT211
Fri Mar 05, 2021 7:46 am
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port
Replies: 218
Views: 30191

Re: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port

So how is RC12 doing? Anyone using it in production? I have a few of the Netpower 7R's and all I really need is basic VLAN functionality with reverse POE at gigabit speeds. I have no use atm for the SFP. They are up to RC25 now. Check the other thread on this section. Some things are still borked, ...
by JJT211
Tue Mar 02, 2021 9:44 pm
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port
Replies: 218
Views: 30191

Re: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port

So how is RC12 doing? Anyone using it in production?

I have a few of the Netpower 7R's and all I really need is basic VLAN functionality with reverse POE at gigabit speeds. I have no use atm for the SFP.
by JJT211
Sun Feb 21, 2021 4:39 am
Forum: Useful user articles
Topic: Using RouterOS to QoS your network - 2020 Edition
Replies: 220
Views: 304317

Re: Using RouterOS to QoS your network - 2020 Edition

Same as yours:
5 sec and 1514 bytes
I wonder if those values need tweaking to give a potentially better outcome.
Yea, I was wondering the same. It seems the consensus in other places than this thread, is to use perturb=10 in order to mimic CAKE/FQ-CODEL as much as possible.
by JJT211
Sun Feb 14, 2021 1:04 am
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port
Replies: 218
Views: 30191

Re: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port

Mikrotik support punted and gave me the "default" useless answer: "Hello, Thank you for contacting MikroTik Support. You can download the latest releases from our download page, www.mikrotik.com/download, or wait till the next version is releases with fixes. Best regards, Oskars K.&q...
by JJT211
Tue Feb 02, 2021 7:46 am
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port
Replies: 218
Views: 30191

Re: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port

Can someone update me on the current status of the CSS610 firmware? Can one access the management site over the SFP+ ports? Do VLANs properly work now? Any other pressing issues remaining? How far away is this software from deploying in a small production environment? Thanks, MB Scroll up the page ...
by JJT211
Tue Feb 02, 2021 7:44 am
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port
Replies: 218
Views: 30191

Re: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port

Just installed rc12 after we power cycled the router to regain access to it.
Cool, keep us posted
by JJT211
Mon Feb 01, 2021 8:46 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: LHG 60G experience
Replies: 603
Views: 144834

Re: LHG 60G experience

I see everyone saying that links >1km should use 58320Mhz and when put into Auto mode, it always sets itself to 58320. (My link is ~400m)

But what about in heavier rain zones like the Southern US? Has anyone tried using 64800 due to the higher frequency being more rain friendly?
by JJT211
Sat Jan 30, 2021 8:21 pm
Forum: SwOS
Topic: NetPower lite 7R - CSS610-1Gi-7R-2S+OUT (2.12rc2)
Replies: 1
Views: 1530

Re: NetPower lite 7R - CSS610-1Gi-7R-2S+OUT (2.12rc2)

Its very likely a software bug. If everything is working, I wouldnt read much into it. The firmware is still in BETA and currently at 2.13RC12. DL link is towards bottom of this thread incase you're interested. But if everything is working, I would just wait until a stable is released
by JJT211
Sat Jan 30, 2021 8:15 pm
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port
Replies: 218
Views: 30191

Re: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port

We are still running rc6 and had it stop responding to pings and SNMP today. At first I thought it was cold related (10 degrees F when the problem began) but it never cleared up once it warmed up. I have not rebooted the switch yet. It is still passing traffic but we can't get at it, it won't respo...
by JJT211
Tue Jan 26, 2021 6:47 am
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port
Replies: 218
Views: 30191

Re: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port

^^^ This

I was just testing things out to see if I could deploy one but noticed the same thing, any change requires a reboot and I just cannot risk it.
by JJT211
Tue Jan 26, 2021 4:44 am
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port
Replies: 218
Views: 30191

Re: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port

Changing management IP requires reboot.
by JJT211
Mon Jan 25, 2021 4:10 pm
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port
Replies: 218
Views: 30191

Re: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port

Guys, seriously? This is NEW product. Not really tested by earth and fire. If you're planning a commercial install based on an untested product - it's not MKT problem, it's your risk management. Go check Cisco forums for new products they release. Give folks some slack. We have January 25th, 2021 ....
by JJT211
Fri Jan 15, 2021 5:43 pm
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port
Replies: 218
Views: 30191

Re: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port

Yea, DHCP still doesn't work for me. You have to set a static
by JJT211
Wed Jan 13, 2021 8:40 am
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port
Replies: 218
Views: 30191

Re: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port

It is what it is everyone.

Thanks EdPA for sharing info and latest RC. I do have my VLANs working now with some brief testing.
by JJT211
Sun Jan 10, 2021 9:46 pm
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port
Replies: 218
Views: 30191

Re: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port

https://box.mikrotik.com/f/a72e315282d149eda481/?dl=1 There is the link they sent me for RC6. I guess if they object to this, they can delete this post. Since it is from their servers and they willingly sent me the link, I hope it is OK to put it here. I guess I should state this is a release candi...
by JJT211
Thu Jan 07, 2021 6:09 am
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-1Gi-7R-2S+OUT
Replies: 1
Views: 1328

Re: CSS610-1Gi-7R-2S+OUT

Firmware is still in Beta. There's still tons of bugs and we're all waiting on a stable version. The CSS610-8G-2+ is the same chipset. The SFP ports have been the biggest issues for others. See thread right above yours or click below for more info. https://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=17&t...
by JJT211
Thu Jan 07, 2021 6:05 am
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port
Replies: 218
Views: 30191

Re: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port

Support sent me a copy.
I tried contacting support and theyre stonewalling me. Which switch did you get the RC6 version from? CSS610-7R (netpower) or the CSS610-8G-2S+ ?? If you have the Netpower firmware, could you email it over?
by JJT211
Wed Jan 06, 2021 8:31 am
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-8G-2S+ and VLANs
Replies: 21
Views: 5021

Re: CSS610-8G-2S+ and VLANs

I am on 2.13rc5, followed support response steps in one of the first posts. I am getting 96% packet loss with vlans. I can wait anymore, I need vlans. Is there any update from MikroTik please? Any newer rc build? It can’t be any worse for me. I will be forced to order different hardware within days...
by JJT211
Wed Jan 06, 2021 7:51 am
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port
Replies: 218
Views: 30191

Re: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port

We got VLAN support working in RC6. Nice, thanks for the heads up!! Thats all I really need! EDIT: Just stumbled upon below support response from another thread. Got my VLANs working now First, try to disable the "Add Information Option" under the System menu. For access or untagged ports...
by JJT211
Sun Jan 03, 2021 8:23 pm
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port
Replies: 218
Views: 30191

Re: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port

Agreed, the LONG wait makes it that much worse. This is going on 3+ months now right? How hard is it to fix basic VLAN functionailty? I wonder if its some core hardware issue. If thats the case, why are they still selling it? If not, and giving the development team the benefit of the doubt, its a al...
by JJT211
Sat Jan 02, 2021 9:31 am
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port
Replies: 218
Views: 30191

Re: CSS610-8G-2S+ Management Access from SFP+ Port

BUMP

Anxiously waiting on basic VLAN support. I dont even care about the SFP issue. Just get the VLAN issue working ASAP. Ill take another rc firmware. As long as we at least have VLANS
by JJT211
Wed Dec 30, 2020 12:27 am
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CSS610-8G-2S+ worse than a "dumb" switch? no vlan? Unstable SFP+ port?
Replies: 2
Views: 1797

Re: CSS610-8G-2S+ worse than a "dumb" switch? no vlan? Unstable SFP+ port?

OMG, yea seriously!! Im LIVID I got this switch with a specific project in mind and cannot believe this has been released without even the most basic VLAN functionality. Ive spent hours questioning my skills and sanity. Now I have to rethink this whole thing and try to come up with some BS explainat...
by JJT211
Tue Nov 17, 2020 5:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: help.mikrotik.com's advanced firewall
Replies: 3
Views: 825

help.mikrotik.com's advanced firewall

I run a WISP and started out with Mikrotik about a year ago. Im light years of where I was then and my current firewall is crap. My primary motivation though is that im pushing to move our sites to dual stack IPv6. There's loads of different firewall examples, but the one I do like the most and seem...
by JJT211
Sat Oct 17, 2020 5:03 am
Forum: General
Topic: hAP-ac2 vs hAP-ac3 vs Audience wifi perfomance
Replies: 5
Views: 3140

hAP-ac2 vs hAP-ac3 vs Audience wifi perfomance

Im trying to get a feel for the difference in the wifi perfomance of these 3 devices. I understand that the strength of the Audience is using 2 in Mesh mode, but how about it by itself vs the other 2? Also I see the new Hap ac3 has external antennas but the specs show that the Hap ac2 has a higher t...
by JJT211
Mon May 25, 2020 7:36 am
Forum: General
Topic: Currently using Mangle rules for DUAL WAN setup. Now I want to add some QOS. Is it possible to integrate the QOS mangle
Replies: 4
Views: 1167

Currently using Mangle rules for DUAL WAN setup. Now I want to add some QOS. Is it possible to integrate the QOS mangle

My current dual WAN mangle rules are the first list. They been working flawlessly the last 6 months or so. Now I'd like to add some addtional mangles for QOS. Would these (2nd list) interefer with the above dual WAN by changing packet marking? Does rule order matter? Should QOS be before or after th...
by JJT211
Tue Aug 13, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: General
Topic: ISP VLAN
Replies: 3
Views: 1143

Re: ISP VLAN

Yea, im thinking of doing something very similar. I believe if both ends are configured as untagged ports, you are good to go. Just plug and play
by JJT211
Tue Jul 30, 2019 6:16 am
Forum: General
Topic: Possible security breach
Replies: 12
Views: 7278

Re: Possible security breach

Ok thanks for the heads up. I noticed after I posted this a few more scripts and a few other things inside my router that I had to delete. Since, this Mikrotik is being used as a DMZ between the internet and my firewall, I figured I may be ok and wont worry about the reconfiguration. But I think you...
by JJT211
Sun Jul 28, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Possible security breach
Replies: 12
Views: 7278

Re: Possible security breach

Old thread, I know, but I think its worth bumping. I had same thing happen to me. There were 2 ptty scripts in my scheduler. I had my router exposed to WAN with default username only a matter of minutes but didnt notice the script until a few days later. I deleted scripts, the admin user, the new ro...