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by variable
Tue May 29, 2012 6:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: UPS Monitoring
Replies: 18
Views: 2575

Re: UPS Monitoring

Rebooting is necessary because if there is some equipment crashes at the tower rebooting the ups is a quick and easy fix.
by variable
Sun May 27, 2012 3:24 am
Forum: General
Topic: UPS Monitoring
Replies: 18
Views: 2575

Re: UPS Monitoring

Thats what I mean, even if I had it working can ROS reboot the UPS?
by variable
Fri May 25, 2012 4:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: UPS Monitoring
Replies: 18
Views: 2575

Re: UPS Monitoring

Is it possible to reboot the UPS from ROS (with the legacy card)?
by variable
Fri May 25, 2012 2:19 am
Forum: General
Topic: UPS Monitoring
Replies: 18
Views: 2575

Re: UPS Monitoring

Any indication as to when ROS will support the new protocol? This is very important to us
by variable
Sat Nov 26, 2011 1:09 am
Forum: General
Topic: ICMP - redirect host (5:1)
Replies: 10
Views: 17092

Re: ICMP - redirect host (5:1)

I have a network of: (10.1.1.0/24)----[10.1.1.1=ROUTER-A=10.1.2.125]-----(10.1.2,3,4.0/24)[.1=ROUTER-B=] Where Router A has Router B as it's gateway. If a host on 10.1.1.0/24 pings a host on 10.1.3.0/24 the first ping gets a reply, everything after fails. Looking into it more, after the first ping R...
by variable
Thu Jul 28, 2011 5:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: feature request : GRE tunnel
Replies: 56
Views: 28241

Re: feature request : GRE tunnel

Is there any chance that Ethernet support for GRE will be added? Otherwise there really is no good way to provide failover to a customer that is using our native IP space between us and another provider.
by variable
Wed Jul 27, 2011 6:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: feature request : GRE tunnel
Replies: 56
Views: 28241

Re: feature request : GRE tunnel

I understand that EoIP WAS stateless, but 5.x seems to have added a keepalive field. I had it set to 00:00:10 on both sides, if I take it down the interface always stays running.
by variable
Tue Jul 26, 2011 7:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: feature request : GRE tunnel
Replies: 56
Views: 28241

Re: feature request : GRE tunnel

Appears that the GRE tunnels can not be bridged though.

Also, the keepalive on EoIP does nothing! Doesn't matter what I set it to the interface will stay up, any idea when either of these issues will be resolved?

Thanks!
by variable
Fri Jul 15, 2011 12:25 am
Forum: General
Topic: EoIP RSTP / Bonding
Replies: 2
Views: 1212

Re: EoIP RSTP / Bonding

We need layer 2 transparency. Simply routing out and NATing won't do it for us.
by variable
Wed Jul 13, 2011 7:32 am
Forum: General
Topic: EoIP RSTP / Bonding
Replies: 2
Views: 1212

EoIP RSTP / Bonding

Hello all, I am trying to do what I originally thought was a simple setup, but has quickly not become the case. We have a customer we want to ensure 100% uptime. They have a connection to our network and a connection to another ISPs network. On our network we gave them a static lease, on the other n...
by variable
Fri Jun 03, 2011 8:30 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Login to remote host SSH
Replies: 8
Views: 2618

Re: Login to remote host SSH

Right, but for a device such as a UPS without any advanced functionality this is not doable.
by variable
Thu Jun 02, 2011 7:16 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Login to remote host SSH
Replies: 8
Views: 2618

Re: Login to remote host SSH

And the remote host has to support static ssh keys as well correct? So I could not do this with a tripplite ups?
by variable
Thu Jun 02, 2011 4:47 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Login to remote host SSH
Replies: 8
Views: 2618

Re: Login to remote host SSH

Are there any plans to allow for auto-login/script-login functionality either via ssh or telnet into another device?

Also, I could reboot the UPS via SNMP, any plans to integrate some sort of snmpput type functionality into RouterOS?

Thanks!
by variable
Wed Jun 01, 2011 10:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP options by MAC-address pattern
Replies: 8
Views: 6237

Re: DHCP options by MAC-address pattern

Any update to this? A Radius DHCP option would be awesome!
by variable
Wed Jun 01, 2011 6:02 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Login to remote host SSH
Replies: 8
Views: 2618

Re: Login to remote host SSH

correct, but how can I enter that password in a script?
by variable
Tue May 31, 2011 10:42 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Login to remote host SSH
Replies: 8
Views: 2618

Login to remote host SSH

I am trying to write a script to log into a remote host (not mikrotik) and issue some commands. Specifically I am trying to ssh (or telnet, or snmp) into a tripp lite ups and reboot the ups. Has anyone here done this before or have any suggestions? The problem is I can't complete the login sequence ...
by variable
Thu May 12, 2011 6:31 pm
Forum: General
Topic: SNMP server in ROSv5 responds from different ip than request
Replies: 1
Views: 400

SNMP server in ROSv5 responds from different ip than request

Apparently in ROSv5 (5.2 is what I am currently on) the SNMP server will respond from the IP address of the nearest interface. Previous versions of ROS do not function this way and it is causing issues with my firewall rules. Has anyone else encountered this and is there any fix on the horizon? Than...
by variable
Thu Jan 06, 2011 5:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Max Limit Necessary for QOS?
Replies: 3
Views: 1686

Re: Max Limit Necessary for QOS?

Ah, so unless I set the max-limit there is no way this will work; that was my suspicion. This creates a real issue with using priority because I don't know what the wireless interface is at. Sure most of the time the bridge runs at 30mbps, but if there is inclement weather or something it may drop t...
by variable
Thu Jan 06, 2011 5:00 am
Forum: General
Topic: Max Limit Necessary for QOS?
Replies: 3
Views: 1686

Max Limit Necessary for QOS?

Does a max limit need to be set to effectively prioritize traffic? I am currently using: /queue tree add burst-limit=0 burst-threshold=0 burst-time=0s disabled=no limit-at=0 \ max-limit=0 name=qos_m1w parent="ether2[m1w]" priority=1 add burst-limit=0 burst-threshold=0 burst-time=0s disabled=no limit...
by variable
Tue Apr 06, 2010 2:03 am
Forum: General
Topic: Queue Strangeness on ROSv4
Replies: 2
Views: 553

Re: Queue Strangeness on ROSv4

Yes, it is the last queue on the list. All other queues are dynamic and therefore are automatically put above this queue.
by variable
Tue Apr 06, 2010 12:10 am
Forum: General
Topic: Queue Strangeness on ROSv4
Replies: 2
Views: 553

Queue Strangeness on ROSv4

I had a router burn out and put in a new one that is running v4 (was at v.3.25). I always put a kill rule at the end of my simple queues to keep unauthorized traffic off. Now as soon as I enable the kill queue it kills all traffic on my router. The kill queue is just a catchall (ie. dist_net/24 limi...
by variable
Sun Sep 20, 2009 11:42 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Read/Write with a custom hardware via USB serial
Replies: 11
Views: 2962

Re: Read/Write with a custom hardware via USB serial

I already had null-modem=yes

Add default route fixes the route problem, but now it doesn't write to the LCD. I was thinking it may be because it doesn't write to the lcd until packets are sent its way?
by variable
Sat Sep 19, 2009 1:14 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Read/Write with a custom hardware via USB serial
Replies: 11
Views: 2962

Re: Read/Write with a custom hardware via USB serial

ah, hummm...

Well is there any way to keep ppp from making routes. My code is just:
#write to display
/interface ppp-client add name="scripttemp" port=serial1 modem-init="$display" null-modem=yes disabled=no
:delay 1
/interface ppp-client remove [/interface ppp-client find name="scripttemp"]
by variable
Fri Sep 18, 2009 10:17 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Read/Write with a custom hardware via USB serial
Replies: 11
Views: 2962

Re: Read/Write with a custom hardware via USB serial

Well I need to write to the serial port/telnet session from mikrotik, any idea how I could write a script to telnet into something from mikrotik?

Thanks!
by variable
Wed Sep 16, 2009 5:56 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Read/Write with a custom hardware via USB serial
Replies: 11
Views: 2962

Re: Read/Write with a custom hardware via USB serial

I have used the ppp hack and it injects an invalid route into my routing table everytime it runs. That is no good, it was causing massive packet loss. Any ideas on a workaround for this? I was thinking maybe bridge the terminal session to telnet and then accessing it via telnet, but I have no idea h...
by variable
Thu Nov 20, 2008 5:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Is (( PRIORITY )) Really working ???
Replies: 188
Views: 39184

Re: Is (( PRIORITY )) Really working ???

I am asking what you would assign the parent for the queue in the queue tree to be if you have more than 1 "public" interface.

Say I have a router with 3 interfaces:

1) LOCAL
2) OUT1
3) OUT2

The download would be set to the LOCAL interface. But the upload what should the parent be there?
by variable
Thu Nov 20, 2008 6:15 am
Forum: General
Topic: Is (( PRIORITY )) Really working ???
Replies: 188
Views: 39184

Re: Is (( PRIORITY )) Really working ???

how would you do this given two "public" interfaces going out routed with OSPF?

By this I mean what would the parent in the queue tree be?
by variable
Fri Nov 14, 2008 7:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: override smaller queues
Replies: 4
Views: 794

Re: override smaller queues

I use radius for everything I do not want to be creating profiles for every user. I found that queue-trees seem to override simple queues. I am experimenting with this setup: <code> /ip firewall mangle add action=mark-connection chain=forward comment="" disabled=no \ dst-address-list=internal new-co...
by variable
Wed Nov 12, 2008 7:22 pm
Forum: General
Topic: override smaller queues
Replies: 4
Views: 794

Re: override smaller queues

But then every time a new user renews their lease their queue would be above the infrastructure queue.
by variable
Thu Nov 06, 2008 6:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: override smaller queues
Replies: 4
Views: 794

override smaller queues

I am using queue dynamically created via either dhcp-mac or pppoe. In either 2.9 or 3 is there a way to have a queue sit "on-top" of the dynamic queues that gets hit first? (ie. so that I could have 10M queue to any internal-infrastructure, and then drop them down to their regular internet amount fo...
by variable
Thu Nov 06, 2008 5:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: new queue behavior on mt3?
Replies: 3
Views: 887

Re: new queue behavior on mt3?

what is the reasoning behind this change to the default-small queue?
by variable
Wed Nov 05, 2008 10:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: new queue behavior on mt3?
Replies: 3
Views: 887

new queue behavior on mt3?

I usually set up my queues so that I have a list of all the clients queue to whatever. Then my infrastructure ips queue to unlimited then a kill rule. I upgraded some routers to 3.14 now and the infrastructure is now limited down to the kill rule (1kbps). Is there a better way to do this? (I do not ...
by variable
Wed Apr 23, 2008 8:54 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB532 cpu always at 100%
Replies: 2
Views: 954

Re: RB532 cpu always at 100%

No we have not had the rebooting issue, it runs and runs and runs, but I think it doesn't keep track of queues and the like always correctly.
by variable
Wed Apr 23, 2008 6:19 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB532 cpu always at 100%
Replies: 2
Views: 954

RB532 cpu always at 100%

We have a rb532r5 (399mhz) board with a rb564 daughterboard (using 5 ethernet interfaces total) running 2.9.48. The whole router pushes 10mb TOPS, typically no more than 7mb and it is sitting at 100% CPU usage the majority of the tim. Even in the early AM it is at 100% (when traffic is next to nothi...
by variable
Wed Dec 05, 2007 8:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Dial up interfaces
Replies: 3
Views: 749

Re: Dial up interfaces

I didnt really need anything fancy, just something to allow users to dial in for a backup dial-up service, and maybe for a tower to dial out to a central server in case a link drops out or something?
by variable
Wed Dec 05, 2007 5:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Dial up interfaces
Replies: 3
Views: 749

Dial up interfaces

Does mikrotik support any dial-up interfaces either to allow others to dial in or to allow mikrotik to dial out?
by variable
Thu Nov 29, 2007 8:56 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Framed-Route
Replies: 12
Views: 6726

Re: Framed-Route

Yes, this was for dhcp mac based authentication.

is it pppoe only then?
by variable
Thu Nov 29, 2007 5:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: Framed-Route
Replies: 12
Views: 6726

Re: Framed-Route

That might be confusing, but I actually have the pool set to "unknown".

On this particular server that pool does not exists, everything is normal in that respect
by variable
Thu Nov 29, 2007 2:13 am
Forum: General
Topic: Framed-Route
Replies: 12
Views: 6726

Re: Framed-Route

I dont see anything unusual this is with dhcp,info and radius,debug sent to memory
by variable
Wed Nov 28, 2007 5:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Framed-Route
Replies: 12
Views: 6726

Re: Framed-Route

Does anyone know on this?

Anyone use Framed-Route?
by variable
Mon Nov 26, 2007 9:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: refresh all dhcp
Replies: 0
Views: 477

refresh all dhcp

A while ago I disabled the dhcp server for a bit and then re-enabled it, and then it kept erroring saying "queue already existing" or something like that (as I use DHCP -RADIUS) So I removed all of the queues and that problem went away, but now I am having the problem of it is not recreating many of...
by variable
Sat Nov 17, 2007 2:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: Framed-Route
Replies: 12
Views: 6726

Re: Framed-Route

I have tried several different strings to no avail, the radius server does send it out but MT doesnt react? Any ideas? I have tried: 10.1.50.72/29 10.1.50.70 1 2 -1 3 400 10.1.50.72/29 0.0.0.0 1 2 -1 3 400 10.1.50.72/29 0.0.0.0 1 10.1.50.72/29 10.1.50.70 1 10.1.50.72/29 10.1.50.70 10.1.50.72/29 0.0....
by variable
Mon Nov 12, 2007 6:49 am
Forum: General
Topic: Framed-Route
Replies: 12
Views: 6726

Re: Framed-Route

ForePoint I want to be able to add routes to the router dynamically. IE. if the user is going to get a /29 routed to them I would add say a 10.1.1.0/24 to the router and then hand the user 10.1.1.16/29. If the user's router's address is 10.2.2.100 then I want to route 10.1.1.16/29 to 10.2.2.100 so t...
by variable
Fri Nov 09, 2007 1:25 am
Forum: General
Topic: Framed-Route
Replies: 12
Views: 6726

Framed-Route

Is anyone using Framed-Route with radius?

I would love to use this to dynamically route users ip space, but I cannot seem to get it to do anything. Anyone on here have this working?
by variable
Thu Oct 18, 2007 12:25 am
Forum: General
Topic: Ipv6
Replies: 64
Views: 18312

Re: Ipv6

we need nat pt for 6 to 4 conversion!

Any idea on when mikrotik will be supporting this?
by variable
Sat Oct 06, 2007 7:06 am
Forum: General
Topic: how to view ospf route cost
Replies: 4
Views: 831

Re: how to view ospf route cost

is there any way to do this in 2.9? i am not running 3.0 yet; and don't plan on upgrading until it is stable.
by variable
Tue Oct 02, 2007 6:18 am
Forum: General
Topic: how to view ospf route cost
Replies: 4
Views: 831

Re: how to view ospf route cost

actually, that is the administrative distance, quite separate from ospf route cost.

The only way I have found to actually view the ospf route cost is from a cisco router so far. Seems there should be a way to do this in mikrotik?!
by variable
Sun Sep 30, 2007 7:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: how to view ospf route cost
Replies: 4
Views: 831

how to view ospf route cost

Is there any way to tell what the route cost is for a route (ospf)?

(in cisco show ip route ospf will show the route distance and route cost) I want something similar to this.
by variable
Wed Aug 15, 2007 6:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: OSPF interface cost not changing Route distance
Replies: 0
Views: 409

OSPF interface cost not changing Route distance

Hello all, I am changing the interface costs within /routing ospf interfaces and the distance on the routes is not changing whatsoever, is there some intermediate setting I am missing?
by variable
Wed May 30, 2007 7:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: port forward with masquerade
Replies: 2
Views: 972

Re: port forward with masquerade

Is there a way to do this so that the public_ip is set to whatever the public ip on the public interface is at the time?
by variable
Wed May 30, 2007 6:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: port forward with masquerade
Replies: 2
Views: 972

port forward with masquerade

Hello all, I am trying to forward two ports to a single internal machine, but the mikrotik router gets its ip dynamically, so I have to use masquerade. Currently I have: 1 chain=srcnat out-interface=wlan1 src-address=192.168.1.0/24 action=masquerade 2 X chain=srcnat src-address=192.168.1.215 action=...
by variable
Thu Mar 08, 2007 1:48 am
Forum: General
Topic: BETA Testing and Feature Suggestions for next routeros
Replies: 329
Views: 75944

we already support protocol IGMP for IP Multicast (compliance with RFC 2236) Support IP Multicast with use Protocol Independent Multicast (PIM) and Sparse and Dense Mode (compliance with RFC 2362, 3973) are being developed. I am very excited about this!!! Will it be ready in v3? How is IGMP current...
by variable
Sun Dec 17, 2006 7:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: bandwidth control & pcq
Replies: 8
Views: 2002

what is 'yes' a reply to?
by variable
Fri Dec 15, 2006 8:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: bandwidth control & pcq
Replies: 8
Views: 2002

yep, i put that first so i could see it it actually makes any difference with the rules, but I cant really tell the difference between it and not having it.
by variable
Thu Dec 14, 2006 9:54 am
Forum: General
Topic: bandwidth control & pcq
Replies: 8
Views: 2002

other than that does everything look correct?
by variable
Mon Dec 11, 2006 8:01 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: High Ping times when one person donwloads a big file
Replies: 11
Views: 2077

what is the max bandwidth that 10mhz channels can support? maybe you have maxed that out?
by variable
Mon Dec 11, 2006 7:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How much Mikrotik can Handle
Replies: 42
Views: 8502

When tested with regular 33mhz 32bit pci the mac is ~700mb/s pci limited (cpu was at ~70% with 1700+ proc).

Theoretically pci could have a max of ~1gbps, but with two cards it drops to 500mbps and 3 333mbps.
by variable
Mon Dec 11, 2006 7:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: bandwidth control & pcq
Replies: 8
Views: 2002

bandwidth control & pcq

I want to have my users sharing the available bandwidth to the internet so that no one user can stop all the other users from using the network when one user is downloading a file. I also want to prioritize the traffic as shown (icmp, voip, http, other, p2p). I have the following config: 6 name="dow...
by variable
Mon Nov 27, 2006 3:08 am
Forum: General
Topic: Traffic Shaping, Simple Queues, and QOS
Replies: 5
Views: 2325

I have been playing around with this, but nothing seems to work. If anyone does have it working it'd be great to hear from you.
by variable
Sun Nov 19, 2006 8:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Routing-test 3.0 :shock:
Replies: 7
Views: 4145

does this mean mt 3.0b3 supports mospf?
by variable
Sun Nov 19, 2006 7:56 pm
Forum: General
Topic: multicast [ igmp & pim-sm ] support?
Replies: 2
Views: 2273

multicast [ igmp & pim-sm ] support?

Is ros3 going to be capable of routing multicast traffic with pim-sm and be able to be a igmp capable router? This is of the utmost importance to us currently, otherwise I have to convert everything over to cisco(and i really do not want to do that!!!).

Heres hoping - thanks!
by variable
Thu Oct 12, 2006 9:01 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: poor performance whit small packets !
Replies: 25
Views: 4811

ya, i dont know, never used it.

does it appear to be a cpu limitation then?
by variable
Thu Oct 12, 2006 7:21 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: poor performance whit small packets !
Replies: 25
Views: 4811

huh, anyone tried with m3p? does it max the cpu? as in, is it a cpu problem or radio/protocol limitation?
by variable
Thu Oct 12, 2006 1:58 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 65Km Link - Problem
Replies: 8
Views: 1795

what causes that much fade? the rain?
by variable
Thu Oct 12, 2006 1:50 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: poor performance whit small packets !
Replies: 25
Views: 4811

trying packing the tiny packets together with mikrotik packet packing protocol(m3p); i have yet to use this but it seems promising.

also i beleive nstreme does this by default, were you using nstreme or wds?
by variable
Tue Oct 10, 2006 12:46 am
Forum: General
Topic: default for freeradius
Replies: 5
Views: 2475

grzesjan, are you using this? would you mind posting a bit of conf for me to see?

thanks
by variable
Mon Oct 09, 2006 11:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: default for freeradius
Replies: 5
Views: 2475

i do not want to have to use hotspot, just straight dhcp with radius backend. I just need some way of saying if user not found do attributes x whether it be in freeradius or mikrotik?
by variable
Mon Oct 09, 2006 9:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: default for freeradius
Replies: 5
Views: 2475

default for freeradius

I am trying to setup everything so that if the user/mac is not in the freeradius table then mikrotik dhcp will stick the user/mac in pool xxx rather than flat out denying them access, any ideas on how to do this?
by variable
Mon Oct 09, 2006 9:38 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Tell non-paying customers to pay the bill, without hotspot
Replies: 18
Views: 6613

i accomplished this a different way because i dont like hotspot. I have each user in defined to a certain ip pool depending on their status, ie payed or not. for no pays i have firewall rules that redirect all traffic in pool nopay to xxx.
by variable
Mon Oct 09, 2006 9:30 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Packets per second, bandwidth and throughput...
Replies: 16
Views: 4787

can m3p be enabled just on wireless links --> ie. only the bridges compress and decompress the packets, so it doesnt needs to be touched in the router?
by variable
Wed Oct 04, 2006 7:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 3.0 beta 1 is out!
Replies: 42
Views: 9930

iso doesnt work for me on hardware:
athlon 1700+
ide 80gb
512mb ddr

says license expired right after i boot it up
by variable
Mon Oct 02, 2006 6:45 am
Forum: General
Topic: Ipv6
Replies: 64
Views: 18312

ipv6 and multicasting support are on my must-have list for the upcoming ROS
by variable
Sat Sep 30, 2006 1:22 am
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP default network
Replies: 15
Views: 3110

how do you disable arp at the interface does anybody know so I could do as described above?
by variable
Fri Sep 29, 2006 6:55 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 3.0 beta 1 is out!
Replies: 42
Views: 9930

is there IGMP & pim-sm (multicast) on this version, i am dling now to find out! i really hope its on there.
by variable
Tue Sep 19, 2006 8:09 am
Forum: General
Topic: traffic prioritizing
Replies: 18
Views: 3847

on my network all voip comes from a single server, so i just have that ip's traffic put in the voip mangle.
by variable
Sun Sep 17, 2006 1:42 am
Forum: General
Topic: traffic prioritizing
Replies: 18
Views: 3847

should it look something more like this for a t1? 0 name="http" parent=master packet-mark=http limit-at=0 queue=default priority=3 max-limit=0 burst-limit=0 burst-threshold=0 burst-time=0s 1 name="voip" parent=master packet-mark=voip limit-at=0 queue=default priority=2 max-limit=0 burst-limit=0 burs...
by variable
Fri Sep 08, 2006 9:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP default network
Replies: 15
Views: 3110

huh, sounds crazy, but i could see that as working really good, is this how you do it? or are you not really concerned with it?
by variable
Fri Sep 08, 2006 6:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP default network
Replies: 15
Views: 3110

ah, thats good to know. My end goal is to have setup like: if in raddb as normal group --> give it appropriate attributes if in raddb as a nopay --> make all the traffic go to page nopay if not in raddb --> make all traffic go to page register mac For dhcp/radius i had gottent his working by setting...
by variable
Fri Sep 08, 2006 6:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: snmp monitor interface traffic
Replies: 3
Views: 1520

ah, ok, i after sleeping on it i thought thats what i should do, as that would make sense how stuff gets average graphs over periods of time.

Thanks
by variable
Fri Sep 08, 2006 9:29 am
Forum: General
Topic: snmp monitor interface traffic
Replies: 3
Views: 1520

snmp monitor interface traffic

How can I use snmp to check the kb/s traffic of an interface in mt? the oid of 10 & 16 is supposedly bytes in & out but this seems to be an ever incrementing value, and not a per second value? This seems like others would have asked before but I couldnt find any references on the forums?

Thanks
by variable
Fri Sep 08, 2006 8:23 am
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP default network
Replies: 15
Views: 3110

i got mark-id working with: 0 chain=prerouting action=jump jump-target=hotspot 1 D chain=hotspot src-address=10.1.60.75 action=mark-packet new-packet-mark=test123 passthrough=yes 2 D chain=hotspot dst-address=10.1.60.75 action=mark-packet new-packet-mark=test123 passthrough=yes only problem now is t...
by variable
Fri Sep 08, 2006 7:32 am
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP default network
Replies: 15
Views: 3110

ah, so set this in radius. I was thinking of this. only problem i had was that I wanted to use the radius for wireless auth and i cant have radius reporting back positive no matter what for that, but then i though i could run 2 different radius servers on different ports and just have dhcp run on po...
by variable
Wed Sep 06, 2006 9:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP default network
Replies: 15
Views: 3110

that link didnt help me with getting filter-id working, what else needs to be done to get filter-id to become active?
by variable
Tue Sep 05, 2006 9:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP default network
Replies: 15
Views: 3110

I looked in hotspot aaa and hotspot gateway and saw no examples even mentioning filter-id or what to do with a user after they have been denied. unless i am missing another page?
by variable
Tue Sep 05, 2006 8:58 am
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP default network
Replies: 15
Views: 3110

I have been playing with hotspot all tonight, and it seems Filter-Id might be a good option, but whenever I do it, mikrotik creates the correct mangle rule, but nothing falls under it, ie. even with traffic being used nothing is marked. Also hotspot just seems far too in-depth for what i am doing as...
by variable
Tue Sep 05, 2006 8:40 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless rate limit
Replies: 2
Views: 771

It doesnt seem to work in 'wireless' only dhcp, ppp, and hotspot.

Dhcp would be fine, but i need some way to say if the user is not in the radius database put in poola and forward to pagea or just plain old forward to pagea, i think hotspot can do this, but it seems like massive overkill.
by variable
Mon Sep 04, 2006 10:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP default network
Replies: 15
Views: 3110

How are other people doing this? What I am trying to do is set it up so that people who are unauthorized will be thrown in pool unauth and then the firewall rule xxx will direct all their traffict to page yyy.
by variable
Fri Sep 01, 2006 11:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP default network
Replies: 15
Views: 3110

DHCP default network

I am going to use Radius to check for DHCP attributes and I would like to have the clients in the ip pool "unauth" if their mac is not found in the radius db. Is there a way to setup a default ip pool for stuff to fall into if no other attribute is assigned to it?
by variable
Fri Sep 01, 2006 9:02 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless rate limit
Replies: 2
Views: 771

Wireless rate limit

is it possible to store rate limits for users in radius?

also, possible to mark all packets of mac xxxx according to radius, i want to do this all on the ap?

Thanks
by variable
Mon Aug 28, 2006 1:32 am
Forum: General
Topic: traffic prioritizing
Replies: 18
Views: 3847

Ah, so you need to set a parent queue, mt wont detect that line x is a t1 and act accordingly?
by variable
Mon Aug 28, 2006 12:13 am
Forum: General
Topic: traffic prioritizing
Replies: 18
Views: 3847

do you need to set max just to prioritize the traffic? Do you set it to amount*.85 for each item then?
by variable
Fri Aug 25, 2006 7:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: traffic prioritizing
Replies: 18
Views: 3847

Is this all I would need or is there other configurations I need elsewhere that to make the traffic prioritized. I tried to testing by making icmp priority 1, voip 2, etc... And loaded my line to full and then tried to ping stuff and was still getting the same high numbers as if I had no prioritizin...
by variable
Fri Aug 25, 2006 7:21 am
Forum: General
Topic: traffic prioritizing
Replies: 18
Views: 3847

traffic prioritizing

I am finally to the point where queueing individual users is no longer the only solution necessary. I would like to start prioritizing traffic from my main router. I am using mikrotik as my main router and all traffic is going through it. I would like traffic priority to go in the following order: v...
by variable
Wed Aug 09, 2006 1:22 am
Forum: General
Topic: T1 Cards?
Replies: 10
Views: 1777

so finally there is a t1 card that is in production AND works in mikrotik? amazing! How stable is it? and like jarosoup asked, can you configure it from the command line?
by variable
Sun Jul 30, 2006 7:45 am
Forum: General
Topic: T1 Cards?
Replies: 10
Views: 1777

mikrotik REALLY needs to update their drivers for the new sangoma cards!
by variable
Sun Jul 30, 2006 6:26 am
Forum: General
Topic: dhcp radius accounting
Replies: 0
Views: 741

dhcp radius accounting

I know you can do accounting to radius with ppp, but how can i do it with DHCP?
by variable
Tue Jul 11, 2006 3:32 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: higher speeds [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 870

I never get my links to actually run at the max speed when it is perfect. I always end up setting it to ONLY operate at 54mbps.
by variable
Wed Jun 28, 2006 5:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: connection limiting
Replies: 4
Views: 1089

So if the client is using 30p2p connections, and they try to view a website, nothing will happen as no new connections will be made right?
by variable
Wed Jun 28, 2006 12:49 am
Forum: General
Topic: connection limiting
Replies: 4
Views: 1089

connection limiting

if i did a max connection limit of 30 per ip, what happens when a user is downloading with 30 p2p connections, and then tries to open a web browser? it wont let any traffic go right? or will it kill one of the old connections, and open the new one?
by variable
Wed Jun 28, 2006 12:48 am
Forum: General
Topic: routeros-x86-2.9.24.npk + routing-test
Replies: 5
Views: 1046

i can send you 2.9.24 if you need it. i have iso and npk
let me know
by variable
Tue Jun 27, 2006 11:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: feasability of BGP
Replies: 0
Views: 498

feasability of BGP

I am getting mixed reports on the forums on the stability of bgp. I am about to get my ASN and would really like to have BGP working soon, is this something that I can do with MT?

I want to do load balancing over my 2x t1s with it.
by variable
Tue Jun 27, 2006 11:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: routeros-x86-2.9.24.npk + routing-test
Replies: 5
Views: 1046

is this really the last version with working bgp?

I have 2.9.24, but no routing-test
by variable
Tue Jun 06, 2006 9:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: http traffic priority
Replies: 4
Views: 1154

savage, humm thats true i didnt think of that, if my pipe is full it really doesnt matter what gets through first.

on the other hand, many times i have a queue for each part of my network, and then my external bandwidth isnt being maxed, it is my internal bandwidth.
by variable
Sat Jun 03, 2006 9:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: http traffic priority
Replies: 4
Views: 1154

http traffic priority

i am trying to setup a system where all http traffic is prioritized over other traffic. so far what i have is: [xxx] ip firewall mangle> print Flags: X - disabled, I - invalid, D - dynamic 0 X chain=input protocol=tcp src-port=80 action=mark-connection new-connection-mark=http_conn passthrough=yes 1...
by variable
Fri Jun 02, 2006 8:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: web proxy --> cache size/ram size
Replies: 3
Views: 966

i have 91 clients on the proxy says it, which at least imo is not that much. so i should be safe for a good while. when do you think it is best to switch to a dedicated machine?
by variable
Fri Jun 02, 2006 7:09 am
Forum: General
Topic: web proxy --> cache size/ram size
Replies: 3
Views: 966

web proxy --> cache size/ram size

Is there a rule at hand that says you need so many MB of RAM per GB of cache size? right now i have a 5GB cache with 150MB RAM dedicated to cache. just wondering.

thanks
by variable
Tue May 30, 2006 8:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: cache http downloads
Replies: 8
Views: 1539

wow, works perfectly thanks alot!
by variable
Tue May 30, 2006 8:27 am
Forum: General
Topic: logging out dead ssh sessions
Replies: 5
Views: 1323

i ended up getting it working. i dont know if it was a bug, or if i opened a winbox window and clicked the wrong thing but my user had been set to 0.0.0.0/32 which wouldnt let me login. once i was plugged in with a physical keyboard i found it after looking around for a bit. thanks for the help, and...
by variable
Tue May 30, 2006 5:55 am
Forum: General
Topic: logging out dead ssh sessions
Replies: 5
Views: 1323

its on an x86 server. admin no pass doesnt work. i will try to mount it on my linux box and see what i can do. ill just have to do it late tonight.

can i overright the install with a cd and save the key?
by variable
Tue May 30, 2006 4:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: logging out dead ssh sessions
Replies: 5
Views: 1323

much much worse problem now. i lost all power, my battery backup DID NOT kick in, shut down the whole system. I booted the router back up and now for any username/password i try it says incorrect username/password from both ssh and winbox (the only login methods i have enabled) is there some way to ...
by variable
Sun May 28, 2006 9:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: logging out dead ssh sessions
Replies: 5
Views: 1323

logging out dead ssh sessions

I can no longer login to my mt server via ssh, it loads halfway, but then it never shows a command line for me to type anything. Under active users it shows a about 15 sessions, all real and from me, but i closed them a long time ago, some are from over 6 days ago. Is there any way to log out these ...
by variable
Sun May 28, 2006 9:28 pm
Forum: General
Topic: cache http downloads
Replies: 8
Views: 1539

cache http downloads

Does the mt cache server cache downloads? It does not seem to as everytime i download the same file from the internet it uses internet bandwidth, and apparently doesnt just transfer from the mt server? is there a way to enable this?
by variable
Mon May 22, 2006 7:00 am
Forum: General
Topic: Renew time on Radius
Replies: 9
Views: 1619

raffacol can you set bandwidth queues via wireless radius?
by variable
Mon May 08, 2006 5:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: connection bandwidth limiting
Replies: 8
Views: 2543

wow that is complex, i really dont see any time limits or anything in there but i dont know where to look? What if all I really want to do is make http connections change priority. so if the http connection runs for 5s or less it gets priority 1 and for 5s-60s priority 2 and greater than 60s priorit...
by variable
Mon May 08, 2006 8:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: connection bandwidth limiting
Replies: 8
Views: 2543

but that would mean a box seperate from mikrotik correct? how would that work with mikrotik?
by variable
Mon May 08, 2006 2:17 am
Forum: General
Topic: connection bandwidth limiting
Replies: 8
Views: 2543

now that i think about it, it might actually be better to prioritize based on connection time? so that is the connection is less than 5s than make it highest and a little less for each bit of time over 5s it is.
by variable
Mon May 08, 2006 1:33 am
Forum: General
Topic: connection bandwidth limiting
Replies: 8
Views: 2543

connection bandwidth limiting

I am having users who are downloading large files and then it fills their simple queue(which is all i currently have setup) and then they fill up my entire main line. I cant drop their rates because then downloads AND web would go slower. Is there a way I can make each connection be managed. IE. con...
by variable
Mon May 08, 2006 1:25 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot or PPPoE ?
Replies: 19
Views: 2925

you can just use dhcp for mac based auth and assign ip and bandwidth based on the mac, doesnt require hotspot, only dhcp server.
by variable
Mon May 01, 2006 8:49 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless bandwidth limiting
Replies: 6
Views: 1367

yes, i would like to use fixed ips as opposed to dhcp as i have had some problems with clients leases renewing with dhcp.

is dhcp the only way, or can i get it to work with wireless?
by variable
Mon May 01, 2006 1:23 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless bandwidth limiting
Replies: 6
Views: 1367

how?

I tried setting Rate-Limit same as it was in dhcp, but when the client connected, no simple queue was created?
by variable
Sun Apr 30, 2006 11:14 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless bandwidth limiting
Replies: 6
Views: 1367

not mt clients.

and i mean something automatic. like, client with mac x connects, so the mt ap checks in radius if client x is allowed, and what Rate-Limit is for that client and creates a simple queue. is this doable?
by variable
Sat Apr 29, 2006 10:43 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wi-Max miniPCI support
Replies: 26
Views: 7320

wimax would be the coolest. definatly keep my buying from mikrotik in the future!
by variable
Sat Apr 29, 2006 10:27 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless bandwidth limiting
Replies: 6
Views: 1367

Wireless bandwidth limiting

Is there any way for mikrotik aps to allow and then bandwidth limit each connecting user based on mac from a radius serveR?
by variable
Fri Apr 14, 2006 2:37 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: wireless macs, bandwidth limiting
Replies: 11
Views: 1558

no my network looks like: [client]---[cpe])))))[ap]----[router]-----[bridge])))))[bridge]-----[router]----[internet] although for any given cpe it goes through several more: [router]-----[bridge])))))[bridge]-----[router] parts until it get to the final router on the internet. each router has public...
by variable
Thu Apr 13, 2006 11:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Sangoma Nightmare
Replies: 8
Views: 1329

what exactly does a smartjack card do then? cause i remember specifically them installing it, i thought it was just something so that they could test the line more easily, does it actually condition the line too?
by variable
Thu Apr 13, 2006 10:11 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: wireless macs, bandwidth limiting
Replies: 11
Views: 1558

it is seperate, my network is entirely routed, so it is on its own(private) /24. I tried giving things bandwidth queus by wireless mac authenticate, but nothing happened?
by variable
Thu Apr 13, 2006 3:44 am
Forum: General
Topic: Sangoma Nightmare
Replies: 8
Views: 1329

ah, i do know for sure that i am on a smartjack.
by variable
Wed Apr 12, 2006 6:31 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik and T1
Replies: 17
Views: 2531

5148, took a LONG time for me to figure out that you cant do it via telnet, ssh OR winbox and you have to be physically typing it in at the computer. maybe try this?
by variable
Wed Apr 12, 2006 6:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Sangoma Nightmare
Replies: 8
Views: 1329

i have a 5148 running on 2.9.18 and its working fine. mine also shows two interfaces, i had to configure the first one via cmd line and just disabled the second one. works fine for me.
by variable
Tue Apr 11, 2006 4:27 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: wireless macs, bandwidth limiting
Replies: 11
Views: 1558

lol, ya, i was seriously contemplating doing that, but figured i didnt want to spend 2 hours per, totalling dozens of hours, to walk them through figuring out what their mac is.
by variable
Tue Apr 11, 2006 12:40 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: wireless macs, bandwidth limiting
Replies: 11
Views: 1558

ya, thats the only idea i have too, arggggg.
by variable
Mon Apr 10, 2006 7:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP-Server with Radius
Replies: 8
Views: 5207

how would you set the dns server to send all requests to a single ip?

by variable
Mon Apr 10, 2006 5:54 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: wireless macs, bandwidth limiting
Replies: 11
Views: 1558

wireless macs, bandwidth limiting

I took on a new tower with alot of new customers already hooked up to it. The guy who I took it over from gave me the MACs of all the Wireless CPEs (mostly senao nl2611). I have a system setup that lets everyone who dhcps in check the mac to a radius server and then it sends back bandwidth queue att...
by variable
Fri Apr 07, 2006 9:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Renew time on Radius
Replies: 9
Views: 1619

oh no, i have the dhcp lease set at 3 days, and even that is shorter than what ill set it for in production. i just wanted it to update the bandwidth which it is doing.
by variable
Fri Apr 07, 2006 9:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Renew time on Radius
Replies: 9
Views: 1619

and i just tested it out and for future reference. setting the timeout to 60 or whatever you want DOES NOT affect the clients, at least not in 2.9.15. It automatically updates their queue if necessary, and doesnt kill the lease or anything, making it one of the absolutely coolest things ever!
by variable
Fri Apr 07, 2006 9:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Renew time on Radius
Replies: 9
Views: 1619

well really it would be 1d but i need to test it, so i wanted to set it to 60s just for testing purposes. I want to kill their bandwidth if say they are a certain amount of time late in payment or something. the dhcp clients should just re-auth right?
by variable
Fri Apr 07, 2006 7:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Renew time on Radius
Replies: 9
Views: 1619

so if i set session-timeout to say 60. every 60 seconds the server will re-auth the client and get any new attributes correct?
by variable
Fri Apr 07, 2006 7:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Renew time on Radius
Replies: 9
Views: 1619

Renew time on Radius

I am trying to make the MT router recheck radius for new attributes every day or hour or however often i want so that it updates whatever in the router(using DHCP). I have tried several different attributes, but none of them seem to make it update.

Anyone know how to do this?

Thanks
by variable
Fri Apr 07, 2006 7:22 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik and T1
Replies: 17
Views: 2531

i luckily got a sangoma card, tech said same thing, they wanted to work with mikrotik on newer cards, but nothing came of it. the card i do have works awesomely! I really really hope they update the t1 stuff, cause thats one of the most useful parts of RouterOS imo.
by variable
Fri Apr 07, 2006 7:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP-Server with Radius
Replies: 8
Views: 5207

how would you make the pool2 display a login page?
by variable
Wed Apr 05, 2006 6:27 am
Forum: General
Topic: Radius client and Bandwidth limiting
Replies: 13
Views: 3144

well then i guess my question is: how do you make a user logout if he is MAC authenticated to RADIUS?

and how do you make the DHCP server assign the users IP from RADIUS?
by variable
Tue Apr 04, 2006 10:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Radius client and Bandwidth limiting
Replies: 13
Views: 3144

so you can set the clients ip and bandwidth queue completely dynamically through radius? how often does it recheck radius in case of a change?
by variable
Mon Apr 03, 2006 3:42 am
Forum: General
Topic: p2p limiting with simple queues?
Replies: 20
Views: 4314

every client has a queue, i would like EVERYONE, as in every single queue to share a single queue of say 256k for p2p traffic. so that at no time on my network is more than 256k of t1 being used for p2p.
by variable
Fri Mar 31, 2006 12:13 am
Forum: General
Topic: p2p limiting with simple queues?
Replies: 20
Views: 4314

thanks, i got it working.

is there a way to make one rule go for ALL queues?

thanks.
by variable
Thu Mar 30, 2006 1:08 am
Forum: General
Topic: p2p limiting with simple queues?
Replies: 20
Views: 4314

p2p limiting with simple queues?

Is it possible to limit p2p connections with simple queues on 2.9? It shows up but then the user still gets all their bandwidth + the amount in the p2p queue. for example if queue list looks like: p2p 64kbps user 256kbps then the user p2p just downloads at 256+64, thus defeating the purpose. How can...
by variable
Mon Mar 06, 2006 6:31 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: wrap w/sr5 throughput
Replies: 12
Views: 2026

anyone know what kindof bandwidth the rb112 will be able to do? more or less than the wrap?
by variable
Mon Mar 06, 2006 4:08 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: wrap w/sr5 throughput
Replies: 12
Views: 2026

cpu limited?
by variable
Mon Mar 06, 2006 3:19 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: wrap w/sr5 throughput
Replies: 12
Views: 2026

wrap w/sr5 throughput

What kindof throughput can i expect for two wraps(233 or 266mhz/ 64mb or 128mb of ram) with 1 sr5 per wrap in WDS? i know on rb532 i can get ~23mb, but due to unavailability of rbxxx i must use wraps.
by variable
Thu Jan 12, 2006 6:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: gigabit intel nic will not associate at gigabit
Replies: 5
Views: 1220

i found the problem, their was an almost microscopic piece of something in the jack of the nic. i thought gigabit used all 4 pair, since it uses all 4 pair, is there different wiring standards other than 568a/b for it, or do those work equally well? also i guess there wont be any poe for gigabit.
by variable
Wed Jan 11, 2006 12:43 am
Forum: General
Topic: sangoma interface lockup problems
Replies: 6
Views: 1145

i have tried with:
2.8.26
2.8.27
2.8.28
2.9.6
2.9.8
2.9.10

all the same
by variable
Tue Jan 10, 2006 9:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: sangoma interface lockup problems
Replies: 6
Views: 1145

while telnet does seem to work. very frustrating, mikrotik if your out there please fix!
by variable
Tue Jan 10, 2006 9:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: sangoma interface lockup problems
Replies: 6
Views: 1145

It would appear that you cannot make changed during when the interface is enabled, however if you disable it, then make changes, then enable it, it will work. Also, you cannot enable it through winbox it would seem.
by variable
Tue Jan 10, 2006 8:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: sangoma interface lockup problems
Replies: 6
Views: 1145

btw this is a sangoma 5148(single t1)
by variable
Tue Jan 10, 2006 7:16 am
Forum: General
Topic: sangoma interface lockup problems
Replies: 6
Views: 1145

sangoma interface lockup problems

Actually two problems with the sangoma interface.

1) it shows up as two interfaces sangoma1 and sangoma2
2) when i try to set the line to cisco-hdlc it freezes

Anyone have either of these problems/know how to fix?

thanks
by variable
Mon Jan 09, 2006 8:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: gigabit intel nic will not associate at gigabit
Replies: 5
Views: 1220

gigabit intel nic will not associate at gigabit

No matter what I do this gigabit intel nic(pro1000mt) will not associate at 1000 in 2.8.28 on one computer specifically for me. In any other computer it works just find. Anyone have this problem before, any solutions?
by variable
Thu Dec 29, 2005 7:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: sangoma t1 cards
Replies: 4
Views: 887

sangoma t1 cards

How many people here use the sangoma t1 cards(5148 and 5147). Do people find them to be stable and fast. Any pros cons to these cards?

Thanks
by variable
Fri Dec 23, 2005 10:37 am
Forum: General
Topic: where to get t1 cards for mt?
Replies: 21
Views: 3992

any word on getting some used, or will it be awhile before you find a new source?
by variable
Fri Dec 23, 2005 12:07 am
Forum: General
Topic: where to get t1 cards for mt?
Replies: 21
Views: 3992

emailed sbei, they said minimum of 15, and that @15 they would be $476
by variable
Thu Dec 22, 2005 10:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: where to get t1 cards for mt?
Replies: 21
Views: 3992

where can you get singles of sbe? i can get 15 of them for $476/per new
by variable
Wed Dec 21, 2005 10:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: where to get t1 cards for mt?
Replies: 21
Views: 3992

ah fooey

if you find another source please let me know, otherwise, what do they cost new? and where can i get them new?
by variable
Mon Dec 19, 2005 9:44 am
Forum: General
Topic: where to get t1 cards for mt?
Replies: 21
Views: 3992

csickles i emailed you at your csickles.com address.
by variable
Thu Dec 15, 2005 5:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: where to get t1 cards for mt?
Replies: 21
Views: 3992

any other people going in on 10 right now, or would i have to get all 10?
by variable
Thu Dec 15, 2005 7:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: where to get t1 cards for mt?
Replies: 21
Views: 3992

where to get t1 cards for mt?

I have not been able to find anyplace/one selling t1 cards per card, as in not wholesale. Where do you all get your t1 cards from?

thanks
by variable
Wed Dec 07, 2005 9:03 am
Forum: General
Topic: queue radius
Replies: 4
Views: 1397

queue radius

is it possible to have mt check the mac of the user and then compare that to user accounts stored in a radius server for what to set the users queue to?
by variable
Tue Dec 06, 2005 2:00 am
Forum: General
Topic: Anyone pushing more than 100Mbps on GigE?
Replies: 18
Views: 4427

i had 2xintel desktop pro1000mt adapters routing between 2 networks. the mt server was a 900mhz duron with 384mb ram. i had 2 linux boxes, 1 on each network and ran iperf between them. i got 380mbps HDX throughput, mt winbox reported ~400mbps per interface, which is 800mbps total. at first i was con...
by variable
Mon Dec 05, 2005 3:24 am
Forum: General
Topic: MT router with t1 card
Replies: 7
Views: 1339

im also in getting at least 1 card, what type/model aret hey?
by variable
Wed Nov 16, 2005 4:18 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: PHP + Mikrotik + Expect
Replies: 3
Views: 1754

are you using a perl ssh or telnet script?
by variable
Mon Oct 31, 2005 6:03 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: mysql script
Replies: 1
Views: 1382

mysql script

is there a way that mikrotik can access a mysql database, either through scripting or any other means?

thanks much if it is possible
by variable
Fri Oct 28, 2005 12:25 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: [CONTRIB] ssh perl script - automate batch commands *UPDATED
Replies: 41
Views: 24236

is telnet/ssh the only way to do this? i currently have a php script that telnets in and it takes 60 seconds to issue a command. the other thing is how do you get data back out from mikrotik, the first couple line are easy, but what about when you need to press the down key? is perl going to be alot...
by variable
Fri Oct 21, 2005 1:07 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 216 mbps wireless p2p link
Replies: 12
Views: 4022

i forgot to ask:

what link distance?
by variable
Fri Oct 21, 2005 12:58 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: managing simple queues
Replies: 2
Views: 1326

managing simple queues

Is there a way i can manage simple queues remotely, ideally through mysql/radius. but any method would work that a program can access and edit/delete/add queues.

when i say manage, i mean a piece of software can do it, not winbox or telnet.

thanks
by variable
Fri Oct 21, 2005 12:47 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 216 mbps wireless p2p link
Replies: 12
Views: 4022

whats the fastest link anyone gotten here with mt(half-duplex TCP)?

with what hardware(cards, boards, antennas)?

what about full-duplex?
by variable
Fri Oct 21, 2005 12:44 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 129 Km Link
Replies: 26
Views: 9907

where did you get a 31db 2.4ghz antenna?
by variable
Wed Sep 14, 2005 3:03 am
Forum: General
Topic: bandwidth limit
Replies: 1
Views: 734

bandwidth limit

for alot of users that just need to have simple max/burst limits, is it best just to have hundreds of simple queues? or is their another solution?
by variable
Wed Sep 14, 2005 12:03 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB500 with PoE problems
Replies: 7
Views: 2509

on one of my rb532 i had the poe ethernet port randomly die, it runs fine off 12v power directly pluged in though.
by variable
Wed Sep 14, 2005 12:02 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: condensation water with ATX router outside!?
Replies: 7
Views: 1854

you could use heat pipes on a pentium m/athlon mobile, then have the ends of the heatpipes sticking out the box(caulk the hole well), then have outdoor rated fans blowing on the exposed heatpipe tips. itll still run hot, but it may run. if you try it let me know how it goes, i never did it before. a...
by variable
Tue Sep 13, 2005 11:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Web caching
Replies: 4
Views: 1358

did you make sure to route all http trafic to the cache port?
by variable
Mon Sep 12, 2005 3:28 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: bandwidth limit remote script
Replies: 0
Views: 1109

bandwidth limit remote script

i want to write a php web interface for setting up users queues. what would be the best way to do this? write a php script to telnet in and then just issue commands?
by variable
Fri Sep 09, 2005 10:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: external mt controls
Replies: 3
Views: 889

to be able to create, modify and delete queues. i want to make a universal management program for my network that manages mail, mikrotik, website everything. make my job alot easier.
by variable
Fri Sep 09, 2005 12:21 am
Forum: General
Topic: external mt controls
Replies: 3
Views: 889

external mt controls

is there a way that an external php script could create new bandwidth control queues in mt?

and how feasible is this?
by variable
Wed Sep 07, 2005 6:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: mt monitoring
Replies: 1
Views: 682

mt monitoring

i would like to setup cacti to monitor all of my mt boxes, but i dont know how to setup cacti to get info from mt. how can i do this>?
by variable
Wed Sep 07, 2005 8:13 am
Forum: General
Topic: t1 cards
Replies: 11
Views: 1823

ok, well let me know how many used cards you have available once you know.
by variable
Wed Sep 07, 2005 6:03 am
Forum: General
Topic: t1 cards
Replies: 11
Views: 1823

how long are you planning on having these cards, right now i dont quite need them, and need the money for my t1 bill. u gonna have them in a month or so?
by variable
Wed Sep 07, 2005 5:05 am
Forum: General
Topic: t1 cards
Replies: 11
Views: 1823

do you have specs sheet i could see.

i assume they are full 1544(aka 1536)
are they a csu/dsu as well, i dont need any other equip do i?
what is the model number i wanted to look it up and see what i can find on it.

thanks much.
by variable
Wed Sep 07, 2005 4:21 am
Forum: General
Topic: t1 cards
Replies: 11
Views: 1823

i just meant where could i purchase them from, like what store?
i checked techdata and the other usual sources, and nothing.
how much they usually go for?
by variable
Wed Sep 07, 2005 2:48 am
Forum: General
Topic: MT error ''could not connect to console,..''
Replies: 6
Views: 1361

i know that the old winbox does not work with 2.9rc5. goto the routers ip address and download the winbox from there.
by variable
Wed Sep 07, 2005 2:47 am
Forum: General
Topic: t1 cards
Replies: 11
Views: 1823

where could i purchase one of these?
by variable
Tue Sep 06, 2005 10:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: t1 cards
Replies: 11
Views: 1823

t1 cards

right now i have a netopia r5300(?) router in front of mikrotik, this router i got off ebay, and it seems to crash once every 6 months, and mikrotik about every 4 or 5. i would like to eliminate one source of crashing(and allow me to not have to waste my ips subnetting) and eliminate the router. how...
by variable
Fri Jul 08, 2005 9:48 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Hardware suggestions ??? 2.4Ghz CPU and up
Replies: 9
Views: 3997

i wouldnt buy premade, you could just make yourself from newegg.

1u case $70
psu $40
mobo $40 amd
proc $60 sempron 2300+(maybe cheaper
ram $40 (512 of 333)

and you have a full computer for under $300.
much less expensive
by variable
Sun Jul 03, 2005 10:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Long Distance Links
Replies: 8
Views: 2056

i am using the rb532 and wds briding with the sr5 on ros2.9rc5. been running at 23mb UDP HDX for 2 weeks stably
by variable
Thu Jun 30, 2005 9:24 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Recommended VOIP<>POTS terminals/adaptors?
Replies: 6
Views: 2572

where do you buy the cards necessary for the pots to linux or t1 to linux. i cant seem to find a reseller of the digium equipment?
by variable
Sat Jun 25, 2005 8:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: bridging
Replies: 7
Views: 1726

ya i know, i was remarking on how good those ping times are with full throughput, on many radios they can approach 100ms.

ya, i dont know windows does that with the cpu usage, but whatever, it works eh?
by variable
Fri Jun 17, 2005 1:42 am
Forum: General
Topic: bridging
Replies: 7
Views: 1726

left bandwidth test running for the last 3 hours, stays exactly at 27mbps, with no more than 500k variance. i think it may be cpu limited on my windows machine running the bandwidth test, whenvever i open an app, it drops by at least 15mbps, and once finished loading goes back to 27. @27mbps(UDP/Hal...
by variable
Thu Jun 16, 2005 10:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: bridging
Replies: 7
Views: 1726

ok thanks, will try soon,
what id dfs?
by variable
Thu Jun 16, 2005 8:58 pm
Forum: General
Topic: bridging
Replies: 7
Views: 1726

a little more fiddling, and they now get 26mbps UDP(half-duplex) and on the rb532(w. sr5) cpu usage is between 60-80%
by variable
Thu Jun 16, 2005 8:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Any Cisco bridges not working
Replies: 10
Views: 2075

ic, whats the price rate @50units?
by variable
Thu Jun 16, 2005 8:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: bridging
Replies: 7
Views: 1726

bridging

i tried out some bridging today, with wds it maxes out at abou 15mbps UDP probably get more in the field, as they are close here, and their antennas are point away from each other, will have to see. on nstreme i couldnt even get them to bridge, the two mikrotiks could talk to each other, and one wor...
by variable
Thu Jun 16, 2005 8:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Six wi-fi cards in one machine? Isn't it too much?
Replies: 13
Views: 4202

anyone tried "heatpipe" technology, alot of new expensive cpu heatsink have a copper tube filled with a liquid , and the liquid evaporates from the bottom, rises, loses heat, and then falls back to do it all over again.?
by variable
Thu Jun 16, 2005 8:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Any Cisco bridges not working
Replies: 10
Views: 2075

how do you pull that off, i end up spending $200 just in rb532, poe, and case?
by variable
Wed Jun 15, 2005 10:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Antenna and distance to clients
Replies: 31
Views: 5511

well as one of my users pointed out. who will i call if my internet goes down?
by variable
Wed Jun 15, 2005 9:46 am
Forum: General
Topic: Antenna and distance to clients
Replies: 31
Views: 5511

amd less stable -bah!; in my experience amd is much more stable, all my servers, linux+mt run amd. never had a crash. the people i know using intel have lockups always! and as far as heat. AMD is much much much cooler, using similar heatsinks and frequencies, amd runs around 20degrees farenheit cool...
by variable
Mon Jun 06, 2005 1:49 am
Forum: General
Topic: Bench Tests
Replies: 7
Views: 1751

what does it currently get with the 266mhz geodes (wraps and rb230)?

what is the expected release date for the new software?

thanks
by variable
Mon Jun 06, 2005 1:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: Bench Tests
Replies: 7
Views: 1751

anyone end up testing it the way john said to, with dedicated bandwidth test machines?
by variable
Tue May 24, 2005 11:23 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ospf? routing issues
Replies: 3
Views: 913

i checked them out many times now, i cant find the problem here is the routing tables: router main: # DST-ADDRESS G GATEWAY DISTANCE INTERFACE 0 S 0.0.0.0/0 r 208.48.32.193 1 ext 1 DC 208.48.32.192/26 r 0.0.0.0 0 ext 2 Do 10.2.3.0/24 r 10.1.50.70 110 core 3 Do 10.2.2.0/24 r 10.1.100.25 110 iswan 4 I...
by variable
Tue May 24, 2005 10:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ospf? routing issues
Replies: 3
Views: 913

i made sure to set the network to be accepted and all that too.
by variable
Tue May 24, 2005 10:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ospf? routing issues
Replies: 3
Views: 913

ospf? routing issues

I currently have ospf setup on a network that looks like this: ..............................internet ..................................| ..................................|(internet ips) .............................[main router] .........(10.1.50.1/24)/...............\(10.1.100.1/24) ................
by variable
Sun Apr 24, 2005 10:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 1:1 nat
Replies: 5
Views: 1080

i cant figure out how to get the soure and dest to tranform to a private static ip and a single public ip
by variable
Fri Apr 22, 2005 2:27 am
Forum: General
Topic: 1:1 nat
Replies: 5
Views: 1080

so would i just use those same rules except route it to a private ip/32 ?
by variable
Thu Apr 21, 2005 2:42 am
Forum: General
Topic: 1:1 nat
Replies: 5
Views: 1080

1:1 nat

is it possible to setup 1:1 nat with mikrotik, so i can have a public ip = a private ip.

thanks
by variable
Fri Apr 15, 2005 11:35 pm
Forum: General
Topic: bridging & nat ing
Replies: 1
Views: 562

i want the final layout to look like this

[[internet router]]------[mikrotik]-----[switch]------[[network]]
**********internet ip******internet ip + 10.1.50.x + 10.1.100.x

if that helps?
by variable
Fri Apr 15, 2005 3:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: bridging problem
Replies: 10
Views: 1559

ok cool, as that is what i will be using, awesome thanks for the help everyone!
by variable
Fri Apr 15, 2005 5:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: bridging & nat ing
Replies: 1
Views: 562

bridging & nat ing

possibilities:

i need mikrotik to do these 5 things:
cache
bridge
nat
bandwidth control
firewall

now i know i can make it do them all, but i am having trouble getting it to do both bridging and nating on the same interfaces(2 nics) is this possible?
by variable
Fri Apr 15, 2005 5:32 am
Forum: General
Topic: bridging problem
Replies: 10
Views: 1559

awesome! that was the problem, replace it with a cheap dlink 100mbps card and now it works perfect. i will soon be installing mikrotik on my actual server(this is on my testing server now), and then i will be using intel pro/1000 cards.

thanks
by variable
Fri Apr 15, 2005 3:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: bridging problem
Replies: 10
Views: 1559

ok, thankyou, i will try it with a different nic, i didnt see the warning, i just saw in the hcl that rtl8169 was listed.

thanks, will post back with results when i have retried with different nic.
by variable
Thu Apr 14, 2005 3:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: bridging problem
Replies: 10
Views: 1559

i have 2 bridged both are ethernet. one is an rl-8169(gigabit card, but running at full duplex 100) and the other is the onboard one on an ECS K7S5A motherboard. other system specs are 512 pc2100ddr. 80gb hd, AMD Athlon 1700+
by variable
Thu Apr 14, 2005 7:01 am
Forum: General
Topic: bridging problem
Replies: 10
Views: 1559

has anyone here encountered this before?
by variable
Wed Apr 13, 2005 5:07 am
Forum: General
Topic: bridging problem
Replies: 10
Views: 1559

bridging problem

i have setup and redone mt 3 times now, and each time the same result, the bridge works for about 45 seconds and then it just stops, the mt server still responds to pings, but wont pass data through. any ideas?