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by charliebrown
Thu Oct 14, 2010 4:48 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Global Shortage?
Replies: 21
Views: 4177

Re: Global Shortage?

Yep looking like we'll have to buy our supplier out of things aswell, Come on MT let us know whats going on
by charliebrown
Thu Oct 14, 2010 3:50 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Routing Crash's
Replies: 9
Views: 1976

Routing Crash's

About 3 months ago we noticed on our core routers that routing was going down for a minute or two then coming back by its self, Happens about once a week where OSPF and BGP on this core router would drop and then come back. A real problem when its one of your core routers. So we did the norm of taki...
by charliebrown
Thu Oct 14, 2010 1:02 am
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS 5 beta
Replies: 97
Views: 19057

Re: RouterOS 5 beta

Since the SSH rebuild in ROS 5 does it fix the issue that caused connectbot on Android to not be able to login via SSH? cos if that's still a problem then webfig terminal is a must
by charliebrown
Wed Oct 13, 2010 2:12 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: question - random voltages?
Replies: 31
Views: 3330

Re: question - random voltages?

Heh, You could have said that 6 posts ago. Here's a nice goal that would help us alot, accurate down to one decimal point
by charliebrown
Wed Oct 13, 2010 2:08 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: question - random voltages?
Replies: 31
Views: 3330

Re: question - random voltages?

Also going to start another thread about changelog's please don't, there is already too many of them :) Opps too late http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=45792 If theres too many of them perhaps you should take note and look at the changelogs and release notes attached to other networking...
by charliebrown
Wed Oct 13, 2010 1:57 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: question - random voltages?
Replies: 31
Views: 3330

Re: question - random voltages?

In recent RouterOS versions, we have changed the formula of calculation, and it's more precise (in v4.11 exactly), as each device has it's own components, in the mentioned version we now use different calculation system for each routerboard model specifically. you will see improvement from say v4.9...
by charliebrown
Wed Oct 13, 2010 1:31 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: question - random voltages?
Replies: 31
Views: 3330

Re: question - random voltages?

I will find out the actual precision of this and will post back here. Precision is not a word I would use in this thread :P I think its pretty clear from the posts here that RB's often dont report anywhere near the correct voltage (No 1-2v out is not acceptable) Here's an easy way out for MT, in 4....
by charliebrown
Wed Oct 13, 2010 1:27 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: question - random voltages?
Replies: 31
Views: 3330

Re: question - random voltages?

Seriously? The voltage "area" is your answer? If you have to log into a router to tell you what voltage the PSU is then you need to step away from the router and send it back. And if price is the "issue" then slap another letter on the end of the RB names and charge $10 more for it. Its not exactly ...
by charliebrown
Wed Oct 13, 2010 1:17 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: question - random voltages?
Replies: 31
Views: 3330

Re: question - random voltages?

We're back to this? :P Juniper's give you 2 decimal places on their voltage showing the 1.5v, 3.3v, 5v and 12v rails they use. I'm sure cisco's they same but I haven't personally seen it. A good network operator will be monitoring these and have pager triggers for them. A better operator will have a...
by charliebrown
Wed Oct 13, 2010 12:30 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: question - random voltages?
Replies: 31
Views: 3330

Re: question - random voltages?

Or you could build better RB's? I mean take any decent motherboard and multimeter and compare BIOS rail voltages to the readings, They are +/- 0.05 volts almost always We have 2 RB433AH's powered off the same battery showing 0.8 difference between the 2 boards and even at best thats 1v different fro...
by charliebrown
Wed Oct 13, 2010 3:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: New wireless protocol: Nv2 in v5.0beta5
Replies: 217
Views: 78614

Re: New wireless protocol: Nv2 in v5.0beta5

I'm interested in that comment myself, Does it mean that nv2 will be affected by interference more than normal or that it will create interference with normal 802.11 gear?
by charliebrown
Tue Oct 12, 2010 11:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support
Replies: 95
Views: 22103

Re: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support

You should really change your picture to "Dont Feed The Trolls"
by charliebrown
Tue Oct 12, 2010 12:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MUM video is now LIVE!
Replies: 30
Views: 7601

Re: MUM video is now LIVE!

I notice " [IPv4 Depletion/IPv6 adoption by Bill Sandiford (ARIN, USA)] " is missing, something you dont want the masses seeing MT? :lol:
by charliebrown
Tue Oct 12, 2010 5:38 am
Forum: General
Topic: MUM in Australia. Would you come?
Replies: 115
Views: 22882

Re: MUM in Australia. Would you come?

Just thought I'd throw in a question: Should this event (if it goes ahead!) be called "MUM Australia" or "MUM ANZ"?

Perhaps we could alternate every couple of years or so between an AU and NZ city?

Cheers, Mike.
Couple of years? Its taken then 5? years to get down here once!
by charliebrown
Mon Oct 11, 2010 11:31 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Global Shortage?
Replies: 21
Views: 4177

Global Shortage?

Is anyone else having issues getting bulk RB units? It seems like there are shortages all around according to our main supplier
by charliebrown
Mon Oct 11, 2010 1:43 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: SolarTik
Replies: 71
Views: 17194

Re: SolarTik

Hi guys, Why don't use restlesspowerbox compact, It has all Features you like to have and Power it from 24v batteries charged by Solar Panels? http://www.restlesspowerbox.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=13&Itemid=16 Ks You got anywhere that has a price with it? And do you know what...
by charliebrown
Thu Oct 07, 2010 1:51 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: WiMax miniPCI card
Replies: 13
Views: 5346

Re: WiMax miniPCI card

Well I was going to say contact they and try and get a binary driver for it since a few MT users seems to have license's for Wimax bands but there saw its needs a RTOS, not confirmed tho. It'd be a nice extra feather in the MT hat to have but i'd almost say skip Wimax and release a licensed band car...
by charliebrown
Thu Oct 07, 2010 1:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MUM in Australia. Would you come?
Replies: 115
Views: 22882

Re: MUM in Australia. Would you come?

I'd come even paying out of my own pocket, Happy to do some presentation's around v6 and MPLS in production setups
by charliebrown
Tue Oct 05, 2010 12:07 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: CQQ=100% but extensive data los - why ?
Replies: 14
Views: 2272

Re: CQQ=100% but extensive data los - why ?

In some case's, If it worked as well as its meant to you wouldn't see loss on a link unless you hit the l2 retransmission limit you would just see high jitter and latency spikes.

That fact that you do see packet loss on a link shows that l2 retransmission doesn't always work
by charliebrown
Sun Oct 03, 2010 10:51 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: New 711?
Replies: 11
Views: 1848

Re: New 711?

Show me a cost effective DualPol CPE antenna and I'll support MT spending time building a 2x2 711 Not much of a forward thinker are you? If we all thought like you.... we'd be stuck in the stone-ages. I mean, never-mind the fact that eventually someone will bring to the market a cost effective mimo...
by charliebrown
Sun Oct 03, 2010 5:06 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: New 711?
Replies: 11
Views: 1848

Re: New 711?

Show me a cost effective DualPol CPE antenna and I'll support MT spending time building a 2x2 711
by charliebrown
Sat Oct 02, 2010 8:59 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: New 711?
Replies: 11
Views: 1848

Re: New 711?

People can barely get 200mbit on PtP links let alone PtMP setups. Right now 2x2 CPE's wouldn't do much but add alot of price, 2x2 19dbi Antenna/Enclosures are twice the price of a 1x1 22dbi Antenna/Enclosure
by charliebrown
Fri Oct 01, 2010 12:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: NAT64 and DNS64
Replies: 78
Views: 26379

Re: NAT64 and DNS64

You dont need hole punching unless the application your attempting to use sends the IP contact info within the packet i.e SIP/RTP/FTP etc
I think you're confusing Hole Punching with ALG (Application Layer Gateway) kernel modules.
Maybe I am :) Its late where I am
by charliebrown
Fri Oct 01, 2010 12:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: NAT64 and DNS64
Replies: 78
Views: 26379

Re: NAT64 and DNS64

You dont need hole punching unless the application your attempting to use sends the IP contact info within the packet i.e SIP/RTP/FTP etc NAT44 is not a solution that helps us, NAT64 does it and much more like allowing pure v6 CPE users to access the v4 world, But perhaps this is a tech that should ...
by charliebrown
Fri Oct 01, 2010 11:55 am
Forum: General
Topic: Roadmap for IPv6?
Replies: 98
Views: 22672

Re: Roadmap for IPv6?

Its pretty basic, I mean comon. The tricky stuff like winbox access and even API I can understand but its route marking! Is there anything else in Firewall/Mangle I cant do? I'm about to start work on the trial prep
by charliebrown
Fri Oct 01, 2010 11:53 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support
Replies: 95
Views: 22103

Re: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support

Thank you! 8) I've got a nice bottle of wine here waiting to opened when MT put some kind of a roadmap on this even as basic as it is. That wasnt that hard for you to release was it? :lol:
by charliebrown
Fri Oct 01, 2010 11:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: Roadmap for IPv6?
Replies: 98
Views: 22672

Re: Roadmap for IPv6?

Really? Route marking is seriously that hard to put in? I dont have a need for it right now but I'm extremely surprised to see something so completely basic not in yet
by charliebrown
Fri Oct 01, 2010 11:49 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support
Replies: 95
Views: 22103

Re: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support

You said soon in your posts for API/Winbox/BTest (Does torch work???) can we take that to mean in v5?

If it does then great but very said its taken the better part of 2 months and a number of threads to nail MT down to putting out some kind of a roadmap
by charliebrown
Fri Oct 01, 2010 11:45 am
Forum: General
Topic: NAT64 and DNS64
Replies: 78
Views: 26379

Re: NAT64 and DNS64

What a load on nonsense. If NAT64 worked like that it would be a huge waste of IPv4 address space and besides, if you wanted NAT44 to work like that then it's pretty easy to do in iptables or ROS. The IPv4 address pool is a set of IPv4 addresses, normally a prefix assigned by the local administrato...
by charliebrown
Fri Oct 01, 2010 11:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support
Replies: 95
Views: 22103

Re: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support

> Hello, > > There are some principles we use when we are choosing what features to > implement next. No matter if it is IPv6 feature, new wireless feature, > hardware support feature or any other feature. > > 1) are there standards available that describe how feature should be implemented? > 2) num...
by charliebrown
Fri Oct 01, 2010 2:16 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: CQQ=100% but extensive data los - why ?
Replies: 14
Views: 2272

Re: CQQ=100% but extensive data los - why ?

retransmissions are done by wireless hardware, so i don't think it's a problem of UDP.. I've some packet loss on my backhaul, but the voice quality is excellent (like PSTN) If the wireless retransmit's, We dont have packetloss on our main links, If you get packetloss on a PTP link your doing it wrong
by charliebrown
Fri Oct 01, 2010 2:05 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support
Replies: 95
Views: 22103

Re: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support

So you're not an Internet Service Provider then. Please forgive my presumptiousness. I've only been in internet since about 1990, so i still have a lot to learn. It's was a real help to have gotten into electronics 11 years earlier, and programming a year after that, but i only started business on ...
by charliebrown
Fri Oct 01, 2010 2:04 am
Forum: General
Topic: NAT64 and DNS64
Replies: 78
Views: 26379

Re: NAT64 and DNS64

double NAT is neither acceptable nor legal here in Italy for ISPs. You can legislate all you like, but once there is no more IPv4 space to go around thats the end of the game. I still don't see how NAT64 solves this problem especially if the ISP is not allowed to use NAT. Because there is no port N...
by charliebrown
Fri Oct 01, 2010 2:01 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support
Replies: 95
Views: 22103

Re: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support

an interesting article today: http://arstechnica.com/business/news/2010/09/there-is-no-plan-b-why-the-ipv4-to-ipv6-transition-will-be-ugly.ars I find it slightly ironic that you've posted this when MT has said v6 isnt being really worked on due to demand and the article states that 1/2 the reason w...
by charliebrown
Thu Sep 30, 2010 5:24 am
Forum: General
Topic: NAT64 and DNS64
Replies: 78
Views: 26379

Re: NAT64 and DNS64

Double-Natting in a dual stack private v4 setup. I'd hate to be an ISP running that and handling client requests for port forwards!
by charliebrown
Thu Sep 30, 2010 5:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support
Replies: 95
Views: 22103

Re: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support

Do you separated layer 2 between your "Hotspot" and Normal lan? If not having 2 subnets is a complete waste of time since v6 local link address would be able to be used between then
by charliebrown
Thu Sep 30, 2010 3:42 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support
Replies: 95
Views: 22103

Re: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support

The norm is to hand a /64 to a client, a /96 has the same number of IP's as the entire v4 space including RFC etc I believe the norm is actually now to hand a /48 (or a /56 if you're stingy) to the client so they can break it up, given that people can have separate router / wireless AP. True, No ne...
by charliebrown
Thu Sep 30, 2010 3:38 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: CQQ=100% but extensive data los - why ?
Replies: 14
Views: 2272

Re: CQQ=100% but extensive data los - why ?

Any loss is detectable in the audio quality, Not so much running G711 but thats a bandwidth hog and G729 will show up even small packetloss in the call, Jitter buffers help slightly but RTP uses UDP and thus has no voice retransmission
by charliebrown
Thu Sep 30, 2010 3:36 am
Forum: General
Topic: NAT64 and DNS64
Replies: 78
Views: 26379

Re: NAT64 and DNS64

Dual stacking only works when you have v4 space to dual stack with, If you dual stack with private v4 space you run into double nat issues, NAT64 is a way around this for some but not all applications
by charliebrown
Thu Sep 30, 2010 1:07 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: CQQ=100% but extensive data los - why ?
Replies: 14
Views: 2272

Re: CQQ=100% but extensive data los - why ?

3% is rubbish if your trying to do VOIP, We have 0% PL on all our backhauls in the last 10 days
by charliebrown
Thu Sep 30, 2010 1:04 am
Forum: General
Topic: NAT64 and DNS64
Replies: 78
Views: 26379

Re: NAT64 and DNS64

Is there a working implementation of this on Linux or *BSD that we can play with?
Is there an RFC?
Or is this just a Cisco Proprietory thing?

Its an spec, Cisco in CGv6, MS is UAG Direct Access and linux is Ecdysis.

Linux is a PoC code, Only one DNS request at a time etc
by charliebrown
Wed Sep 29, 2010 11:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: NAT64 and DNS64
Replies: 78
Views: 26379

Re: NAT64 and DNS64

This is MT, If they start it in the next 3-4 months it'll only be stable by v4 exhaustion :lol:
by charliebrown
Wed Sep 29, 2010 12:59 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: CQQ=100% but extensive data los - why ?
Replies: 14
Views: 2272

Re: CQQ=100% but extensive data los - why ?

3%!!! Really?

We dont like 1% on links and try for .1-.2%
by charliebrown
Wed Sep 29, 2010 12:40 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support
Replies: 95
Views: 22103

Re: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support

I've heard the whole double-nat thing is popular in LANIC area due to the fees
by charliebrown
Wed Sep 29, 2010 12:16 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support
Replies: 95
Views: 22103

Re: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support

get used to the idea that their Internet connection isnt going to have a static v4 globally routed address to use You mean like what most users have already ? I have never sold a public IPv4. Never will. Would hate to have a net connection like that, double nat is yuck. Over in my section of the wo...
by charliebrown
Wed Sep 29, 2010 12:10 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support
Replies: 95
Views: 22103

Re: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support

IPv6 (i forget where i read this) has enough to give 1500 addresses to each square foot of the surface of the earth.
The norm is to hand a /64 to a client, a /96 has the same number of IP's as the entire v4 space including RFC etc
by charliebrown
Wed Sep 29, 2010 12:09 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support
Replies: 95
Views: 22103

Re: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support

Of course v4's not going to be turned off any time soon but client are going to have to get used to the idea that their Internet connection isnt going to have a static v4 globally routed address to use Dual-Stacking will be here for a long time, The first set's of dual-stack ISP's with v6 public and...
by charliebrown
Tue Sep 28, 2010 11:55 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support
Replies: 95
Views: 22103

Re: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support

Not to ask a blatently stupid question, but given that the current HotSpot code runs IPv4, why would you *need* it to support IPv6 (on the client-facing side) in your own lifetime ? IPv4 NATing, IPv4->IPv6 translation on the HotSpot router sorts it doesn't it ? 'Legacy' IPv4 support will be around ...
by charliebrown
Tue Sep 28, 2010 10:44 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support
Replies: 95
Views: 22103

Re: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support

:D 14 /8's remain, Current consumption rate puts that at May 2011 followed by 6 months for the RIR's to hand it out. Then its off to the v4 market place or reclaim some of that multicast space which will be horrible I have heard this kind of prediction every year for the last 5 years already :) You...
by charliebrown
Tue Sep 28, 2010 6:55 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support
Replies: 95
Views: 22103

Re: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support

:D

14 /8's remain, Current consumption rate puts that at May 2011 followed by 6 months for the RIR's to hand it out. Then its off to the v4 market place or reclaim some of that multicast space which will be horrible
by charliebrown
Tue Sep 28, 2010 6:23 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support
Replies: 95
Views: 22103

Re: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support

So if it was unclear by my previous post: I hereby voice my support of this thread and the request to add IPv6 support to the hotspot.
There's a few things that need to be v6'ed before hotspot can run :lol: , Simple queues off the top of my head
by charliebrown
Tue Sep 28, 2010 4:17 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: CQQ=100% but extensive data los - why ?
Replies: 14
Views: 2272

Re: CQQ=100% but extensive data los - why ?

Can confirm on PtP links with MT on both sides running new gear we sometimes see EDL's even when link SNR is 30+ and CCQ's 100%. Have put it down to thermal ducting for now since its mainly Hill to Hill over valley links that seem to do it. But would interested to hear what MT have to say about this
by charliebrown
Tue Sep 28, 2010 2:47 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support
Replies: 95
Views: 22103

Re: Feature Request: IPv6 Hotspot support

So just a quick first thing in the morning idea, What about routing all v6 traffic to a webserver that will answer any and all requests with the login info via route marking, once cleared and paid route normally, when it expires route it back to that webserver? Seems a hell of alot better than tryin...
by charliebrown
Wed Sep 22, 2010 1:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Roadmap for IPv6?
Replies: 98
Views: 22672

Re: Roadmap for IPv6?

I think its worth pointing out to those looking for full v6 feature set from MT that out of the MT ROS v5 change log so far What's new in 5.0rc1 (2010-Sep-17 13:58): *) wireless nv2 - add WDS support; *) added ability to monitor cpu usage by task (/tool profile); *) added support for RPS (Receive Pa...
by charliebrown
Sat Sep 18, 2010 11:45 am
Forum: General
Topic: Roadmap for IPv6?
Replies: 98
Views: 22672

Re: Roadmap for IPv6?

Opening ROS just wont ever happen GPL or not. I dont think its needed either for this purpose, All MT needs to do is roadmap v6 in ROS and put some dev time on it. This is one of those things that when your clients are demanding it its too late to start on it
by charliebrown
Fri Sep 17, 2010 4:08 am
Forum: General
Topic: Roadmap for IPv6?
Replies: 98
Views: 22672

Re: Roadmap for IPv6?

Starting to sound like a broken record here but MT need to front up and tell us their plans with v6 are, If MT's implementation is going halfassed and feature-sparse then I'll be planning for Cisco rollout in our network. Maybe I've not read all your posts, but I'm not sure what features you'd need...
by charliebrown
Thu Sep 16, 2010 5:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Roadmap for IPv6?
Replies: 98
Views: 22672

Re: Roadmap for IPv6?

Dual stake only works when you have v4 and v6 to hand out, mt should be preparing for a no v4 world. Giving clients v6 address is only a small part (haven't tested v6 pppoe yet) we have very few if and tolls to use with v6 in ros, btest,torch etc along with winbox. Here's the feature set ros needs; ...
by charliebrown
Thu Sep 16, 2010 12:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Roadmap for IPv6?
Replies: 98
Views: 22672

Re: Roadmap for IPv6?

I dont doubt that but v6 is a critical issue thats going to affect MT's client base that use it for more than plain old AP's and all thats been released to us right now is some basic v6 things and wishy washy hints about their plans. Its time to front up and let us know your plans, what features/opt...
by charliebrown
Thu Sep 16, 2010 10:59 am
Forum: General
Topic: Roadmap for IPv6?
Replies: 98
Views: 22672

Re: Roadmap for IPv6?

Well I have to say thats a decent step in the right direction, However my point about the roadmap still stands, Whens v6 Winbox coming? etc etc. Good on MT for getting SSHv6 running but you can save yourself alot of posts and put alot of minds at ease by mapping out what you plan to support and in w...
by charliebrown
Wed Sep 15, 2010 7:04 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless Bridge Slow Bandwith
Replies: 8
Views: 3278

Re: Wireless Bridge Slow Bandwith

In the ethernet port settings you can set a master port (Ethernet To Ethernet only) which turns it into a switch basiclly from what I understand. Ethernet to Wireless is a bit more complicated and network specific
by charliebrown
Wed Sep 15, 2010 5:02 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless Bridge Slow Bandwith
Replies: 8
Views: 3278

Re: Wireless Bridge Slow Bandwith

I've seen this problem with Bridging Wireless to Ethernet, we hit a 30-40mbit hard limit no matter what we did. To resolve it we use slave ports where for Ethernet bridging and MPLS/VPLS for wifi/eth bridging. Given MT's pushing of MPLS for wireless links I'd say bridging is giving them some issues
by charliebrown
Tue Sep 14, 2010 3:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: IPv6 Issues
Replies: 6
Views: 1864

Re: IPv6 Issues

I have been trying to get MT to come out and give us an idea of what and when v6 items will be supported in ROS however the only offical response is that v6 hasnt been getting enough request from clients I suspect that many router manufacturers are going to be caught off guard when the consumer dem...
by charliebrown
Tue Sep 14, 2010 1:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: IPv6 Issues
Replies: 6
Views: 1864

Re: IPv6 Issues

Access to the router via any other method but telnet over v6 is not working and no timeframe has been set by MT to support this, The same thing applies for ping and a host of other tools within routeros. v6 support within ROS is fairly young and buggy at this point. Have you e-mailed MT support with...
by charliebrown
Mon Sep 13, 2010 8:24 am
Forum: General
Topic: IPv6
Replies: 32
Views: 9300

Re: IPv6

Have you actually checked if your prefix changes? DHCPv6 is something I havent played with in ROS yet but its meant to be coming in v5. If your prefix doesn't change (Which it shouldn't TBQH, There is no need for dynamic v6 ranges to client when an ISP has more IP's than the number of people on eart...
by charliebrown
Mon Sep 13, 2010 4:42 am
Forum: General
Topic: IPv6
Replies: 32
Views: 9300

Re: IPv6

Sorry how is your ISP handing out its dynamic ranges? Having to "get" from the ISP side doesn't make any sense. I'm also not sure that your meant to dynamically change the v6 prefix handed out to the CPE as this would require an address update for every v6 device in the lan when the dsl/wifi/sat/wha...
by charliebrown
Fri Sep 10, 2010 1:05 am
Forum: General
Topic: Roadmap for IPv6?
Replies: 98
Views: 22672

Re: Roadmap for IPv6?

There's an issue RA's and Slave'ed ports that stops IPv6 autoconfig aswell thats had no official word from MT about it
by charliebrown
Wed Sep 08, 2010 10:22 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Finally got a client and nowhere to buy
Replies: 12
Views: 1893

Re: Finally got a client and nowhere to buy

Dont be so quick to judge :P He said he'll get default GW from BGP, Maybe its a full route table? If not look at something like the RB450 or RB750G, If it is a full table you'll need x86 or RB800/1000 for it
by charliebrown
Sat Sep 04, 2010 2:30 am
Forum: General
Topic: Roadmap for IPv6?
Replies: 98
Views: 22672

Re: Roadmap for IPv6?

Care to put a timeframe on that? Will it be in v5 or v6? How about simple queues? And v6 access to the router? Sounds like you need to release a roadmap :lol:
by charliebrown
Wed Sep 01, 2010 12:03 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: port to port latency Mikrotik routers
Replies: 7
Views: 1651

Re: port to port latency Mikrotik routers

Port To Port assumes the MT is acting in switch mode in which case get a nice switch :) Its its routing etc then switching speed and latency is affected by CPU use. Avoid bridging where possible and spec the router according to your need. Pushing 30-40mbit on a RB433 routing between ethernet results...
by charliebrown
Tue Aug 31, 2010 10:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Roadmap for IPv6?
Replies: 98
Views: 22672

Re: Roadmap for IPv6?

Well thats a step in the right direction, For those of us who dont like sending passwords in clear text when will SSH/API/Winbox over LL/Global v6 Address be in place?
by charliebrown
Mon Aug 30, 2010 4:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Roadmap for IPv6?
Replies: 98
Views: 22672

Re: Roadmap for IPv6?

RouterOS has enough IPv6 features to slowly deploy IPv6 network. PPP IPv6 support is already added, stateless auto-configuration is added (can be used until statefull configuration is implemented). Your right PPP IPv6 is back in ROS 5 beta which was taken out due to security reasons from 3.18 IIRC....
by charliebrown
Mon Aug 30, 2010 1:38 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Roadmap for IPv6?
Replies: 98
Views: 22672

Re: Roadmap for IPv6?

The thing is, In my mind their v6 feature set is almost done, Router access over v6, Router tools for v6 and some protocols are even in the 5 beta now (pppoe,dhcpv6), Add in a transition tech like NAT64/DNS64 and It wouldn't take much to polish it off even if it meant that for now v6 ROS tools like ...
by charliebrown
Mon Aug 30, 2010 1:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Roadmap for IPv6?
Replies: 98
Views: 22672

Re: Roadmap for IPv6?

I'm very disappointed in this response, Its a complete cop out. There are a number of threads asking for some advanced features and some basic ones, NAT64/DNS64 is a new one without comment. Basics like torch, bandwidth test, v6 router services like winbox and ssh. Clients may not be demanding them ...
by charliebrown
Mon Aug 30, 2010 1:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Roadmap for IPv6?
Replies: 98
Views: 22672

Re: Roadmap for IPv6?

Hello, There are some principles we use when we are choosing what features to implement next. No matter if it is IPv6 feature, new wireless feature, hardware support feature or any other feature. 1) are there standards available that describe how feature should be implemented? 2) number of clients a...
by charliebrown
Mon Aug 30, 2010 12:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Roadmap for IPv6?
Replies: 98
Views: 22672

Re: Roadmap for IPv6?

I find it very disappointing that there is no MT comment on this, Ignoring v6 wont stop it from coming. Any serious ISP is planning their v6 deployment if not already in trails like us, If MT's roadmap of v6 isnt upto spec then we will have to work around this with a partner like cisco as will a man...
by charliebrown
Tue Aug 24, 2010 2:47 am
Forum: General
Topic: Roadmap for IPv6?
Replies: 98
Views: 22672

Roadmap for IPv6?

Seems to be a few questions and few key features of IPv6 floating around. Would anyone from Mikrotik care to comment on a roadmap for v6 and what features are expected to make it into what version of ROS? From the wiki all access to the router is v4 only currently (SSH/API/Winbox/etc) along with alo...
by charliebrown
Mon Aug 23, 2010 12:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Feature request. Routeros version rollback.
Replies: 11
Views: 2491

Re: Feature request. Routeros version rollback.

Even just a running/backup version system like cisco use would be handy
by charliebrown
Sun Aug 22, 2010 6:04 am
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS V5.0Beta6 ....
Replies: 34
Views: 5387

Re: RouterOS V5.0Beta6 ....

Sorry your mail wont work <mikrotik@tristram.cheer.com>: Host or domain name not found. Name service error for name=tristram.cheer.com type=A: Host not found Hey Insider, Sorry for the public post but I've emailed you guys a couple of times now after info/pricing for your gear. Can you give me a e-...
by charliebrown
Sat Aug 21, 2010 5:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: NAT64 and DNS64
Replies: 78
Views: 26379

Re: NAT64 and DNS64

NAT64 and DNS64 is something thats going to be needed on a large scale when the last v4 ranges are handed out, Currently the only applications floating around are not production ready. We do really need a way of running pure v6 inside our entire network and only touching v4 on the edge for net conne...
by charliebrown
Fri Aug 20, 2010 2:23 am
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS V5.0Beta6 ....
Replies: 34
Views: 5387

Re: RouterOS V5.0Beta6 ....

Hey Insider,

Sorry for the public post but I've emailed you guys a couple of times now after info/pricing for your gear. Can you give me a e-mail? mikrotik@tristram.cheer.com
by charliebrown
Thu Aug 19, 2010 4:43 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: BGP VPLS flicking in and out of running
Replies: 1
Views: 753

BGP VPLS flicking in and out of running

Hey All, One of our sites in our MPLS core has 2 BGP VPLS circuits jumping in and out of a running state, The other end of the tunnel doesnt show this and enabling debug MPLS logging shows nothing coming up in the log. It only flicks in and out for a second and does it a few times and hour. From wha...
by charliebrown
Sun Aug 15, 2010 5:44 am
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS V5.0Beta6 ....
Replies: 34
Views: 5387

Re: RouterOS V5.0Beta6 ....

So on the topic of licensed bands, anyone got any links to good freq converters? around say the 10-14ghz range
by charliebrown
Thu Aug 12, 2010 1:08 am
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS V5.0Beta6 ....
Replies: 34
Views: 5387

Re: RouterOS V5.0Beta6 ....

Just because there isnt a direct interface card (Maybe MT could make some???) doesnt mean the need for the channel width's isnt real, right now if we want to goto a licensed band we cant use MT, We would like to tho. Is this a routerOS change or would the atheros drivers need work? To me its a nice ...
by charliebrown
Wed Aug 11, 2010 2:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS V5.0Beta6 ....
Replies: 34
Views: 5387

Re: RouterOS V5.0Beta6 ....

Bit odd to be expecting tho channel widths but since someone raised it it would be nice to have support for those, Alot of licensed band's are 14mhz/28mhz wide and if we can use MT+R5hn+Freq Shifter to use licensed bands it opens up alot more bands for use. In New Zealand there are around 4ish bands...
by charliebrown
Wed Aug 11, 2010 2:31 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Password has <CR> can't get in
Replies: 8
Views: 939

Re: Password has <CR> can't get in

ssh, used php and its ssh library to force send the \r\n at the end of the password, was a real lifesaver
by charliebrown
Tue Aug 10, 2010 7:39 am
Forum: General
Topic: PPPoE + Radius Daily counters
Replies: 3
Views: 562

Re: PPPoE + Radius Daily counters

Yep but that just updates the record, for a session up for 7 days the start time will be 7 days ago and data counters will be from 7 days to last update, Would be nice to be able to do one record for each day
by charliebrown
Tue Aug 10, 2010 3:58 am
Forum: General
Topic: PPPoE + Radius Daily counters
Replies: 3
Views: 562

PPPoE + Radius Daily counters

Hey All,

Is anyone out there running PPPoE and Radius found a way to get data counters for the 24 hour period without disconnecting PPPoE sessions at midnight? We need to be able to monitor for daily traffic but dont really want to drop PPPoE every day


Cheers
by charliebrown
Sun Aug 08, 2010 9:30 am
Forum: General
Topic: IPv6 over PPPoE
Replies: 140
Views: 26465

Re: IPv6 over PPPoE

Have to say that this is very disappointing. Regardless of what Normis says beta is beta, RouterOs beta's have always been unstable and likely to break things that weren't even changes. It'll be nice to be able to deploy IPv6 to our clients without having to deploy beta's. Given that we're only just...
by charliebrown
Sun Aug 08, 2010 5:46 am
Forum: General
Topic: IPv6 Peering
Replies: 0
Views: 343

IPv6 Peering

Hey All!

I was wondering if anyone of you guys out there running IPv6 stucks would be interested in a directly peering with each other over EoIP/6to4/etc and peering up directly for IPv6 sharing. There must be a few deployments out there so far?
by charliebrown
Thu Aug 05, 2010 6:35 am
Forum: General
Topic: Password has <CR> can't get in
Replies: 8
Views: 939

Re: Password has <CR> can't get in

For what its worth and counter to MT telling us we would have to net install the router again we worked it out, Using PHP we were able to send the CR as part of the password and managed to get into it!
by charliebrown
Tue Aug 03, 2010 4:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Password has <CR> can't get in
Replies: 8
Views: 939

Re: Password has <CR> can't get in

bugger, some poor sod's going for a long trip tomorrow then :(
by charliebrown
Tue Aug 03, 2010 2:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Password has <CR> can't get in
Replies: 8
Views: 939

Re: Password has <CR> can't get in

Just done this myself in the middle of a major upgrade to a remote site *smacks head* Did you ever find what was added to the password? I'd rather not netinstall on a remote site in the morning
by charliebrown
Thu Jul 29, 2010 12:11 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 802.11n
Replies: 939
Views: 289747

Re: 802.11n

If you use the R52Hnm card's with only 1 pigtail but a tech enables both chains are you likely to damage the card in anyway? Have had a tech telling me they enable both chains despite only having 1 chain antenna's
by charliebrown
Tue Jul 27, 2010 2:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: New wireless protocol: Nv2 in v5.0beta5
Replies: 217
Views: 78614

Re: New wireless protocol: Nv2 in v5.0beta5

all this sounds ok if you build a wirelss network from the scratch but we allready started with that business more than 10 years ago and i cant change alle clients ... an as we do also many competetors have grown networks - and also use UBNT cpes as they do their job for a fair amount of money - so...
by charliebrown
Mon Jul 26, 2010 3:19 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: NEW RB711
Replies: 110
Views: 29081

Re: NEW RB711

What's separate lan going doing honestly? Have you seen the mess a direct hit to gear does? Any kind of protection would need the aim of not hitting your gear but something else. Anything you put on the RB is still going to blow the antenna/pole/whatever and require a site visit anyway. All "lightni...
by charliebrown
Mon Jul 26, 2010 12:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: New wireless protocol: Nv2 in v5.0beta5
Replies: 217
Views: 78614

Re: New wireless protocol: Nv2 in v5.0beta5

Can you do TCP tests? UDP is almost always insanely higher than real world TCP data
by charliebrown
Mon Jul 26, 2010 10:21 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: NEW RB711
Replies: 110
Views: 29081

Re: NEW RB711

Here here! ^

Didnt we have a 2.4ghz version with the RB CrossRoads?
by charliebrown
Mon Jul 26, 2010 8:52 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: NEW RB711
Replies: 110
Views: 29081

Re: NEW RB711

With sites that needed lightning protection my old company used to run 5cm wide 4mm thick solid copper strap and mount a 3 prong copper hat on the pole. Why do you need dinky little lightning protection on a CPE when you wont ground it right or ground it enough to make any difference? The RB711 is g...
by charliebrown
Mon Jul 26, 2010 5:25 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Best OSPF setup for MPLS/VPLS
Replies: 0
Views: 877

Best OSPF setup for MPLS/VPLS

Hey All, Was wondering if anyone had some tips and tricks for OSPF setups over Ethernet and Wireless that MPLS will run over? Currently have a fairly basic OSPF setup installed and running but reading around it would seem like I need NBMA for the Wireless links, Was wondering if anyone else had any ...
by charliebrown
Mon Jul 26, 2010 5:17 am
Forum: The Dude
Topic: The Dude v4.0 beta 2 released
Replies: 46
Views: 17309

Re: The Dude v4.0 beta 2 released

Any idea on upgrading from 2.2 to 4b2? 1000+ devices and I really dont want to have to recreate the whole thing and loose graph history
by charliebrown
Sun Jul 25, 2010 2:42 am
Forum: General
Topic: New wireless protocol: Nv2 in v5.0beta5
Replies: 217
Views: 78614

Re: New wireless protocol: Nv2 in v5.0beta5

Seriously? Whats next? Wanting Motorola Canopy compatibility?
by charliebrown
Sat Jul 24, 2010 4:16 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 802.11n
Replies: 939
Views: 289747

Re: 802.11n

Figured it out, the 5.0 beta doesnt like 40mhz. Downgrading to 4.10 and I'm pushing 70mbit TCP thru the link
by charliebrown
Sat Jul 24, 2010 1:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: New wireless protocol: Nv2 in v5.0beta5
Replies: 217
Views: 78614

Re: New wireless protocol: Nv2 in v5.0beta5

Can you please post wireless config and link information? Distance, Signal etc?

From your post it seems that NV2 only made a difference in a Dual Chain setup and even then a tiny difference
by charliebrown
Sat Jul 24, 2010 12:57 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 802.11n
Replies: 939
Views: 289747

Re: 802.11n

Its worth noting for people having bandwidth issue during testing that doing bandwidth tests from router to router caps out at around 30mbit for anything below RB433AH. During our testing we found that RB433 plain can only receive 30mbit, Changing to a 433AH resulted in more bandwidth but even than ...
by charliebrown
Sat Jul 24, 2010 7:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: New wireless protocol: Nv2 in v5.0beta5
Replies: 217
Views: 78614

Re: New wireless protocol: Nv2 in v5.0beta5

We've just done some testing on a 1.6km link, LOS. RB 433 on each side with R52n Cards. 22db Panel on 1 side and 22db Grid on the other. Only 1 chain http://spreadsheets.google.com/ccc?key=0AjmCIPfvbjCKdFRpcVRWR0NuTnoxVURCUmU1azZtdFE&hl=en We were bandwidth testing thru the routers with IP routing, ...
by charliebrown
Wed Jul 21, 2010 1:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Possible security issue
Replies: 14
Views: 2188

Re: Possible security issue

if you don't know the password, an empty password is as hard/easy to guess as a five letter password. we could use a predefined 7 symbol password, but if it's all the same on all units, it will be known and posted on the first day of release. I'm sorry but sniff some botnet traffic, Null passwords ...
by charliebrown
Wed Jul 21, 2010 12:12 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: R52Hn strange readings
Replies: 36
Views: 10216

Re: R52Hn strange readings

Can anyone from MT confirm this? Kinda bad if they are reporting odd signals, Is it just R52Hn's?
by charliebrown
Wed Jul 21, 2010 10:17 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: New Hardware
Replies: 3
Views: 1068

Re: New Hardware

Here's hoping for a 5ghz N based crossroads type unit
by charliebrown
Wed Jul 21, 2010 2:51 am
Forum: General
Topic: Possible security issue
Replies: 14
Views: 2188

Re: Possible security issue

I've always thought it odd that RouterOS allows null passwords for users, Rather than ship them with random passwords alter ROS to not allow blank passwords, Its good basic security practice
by charliebrown
Tue Jul 13, 2010 2:22 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Why does a 433AH suck on solar?
Replies: 10
Views: 1368

Re: Why does a 433AH suck on solar?

It's good S.O.P to regulate the voltage going into your gear, just because the older boards could handle voltage's outside their normal range doesnt mean it is good for them
by charliebrown
Sat Jul 10, 2010 2:19 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Licensed Freq's
Replies: 0
Views: 468

Licensed Freq's

Does anyone know of any minipci cards that work with MT to run in the 10-14ghz mark? Starting to look into licensed backhaul's and would like to be able to continue to use MT's there
by charliebrown
Fri Jul 02, 2010 11:45 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: te tunnel and multiple VPLS interfaces
Replies: 3
Views: 2388

Re: te tunnel and multiple VPLS interfaces

I'm also very interested in this, We are using BGP based VPLS and by the looks of it for now we will have to create a full mesh system of TE tunnels.

With your question I'm now sure how you'd split it off, perhaps adding a from-address into the TE tunnel should be able to get around it?
by charliebrown
Wed Jun 30, 2010 12:31 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Multicast In a WISP setup
Replies: 4
Views: 1612

Re: Multicast In a WISP setup

Thanks for the reply! I will give that a try in the lab tomorrow, Any idea about my wireless+wds+mcast question?
by charliebrown
Wed Jun 30, 2010 8:40 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Multicast In a WISP setup
Replies: 4
Views: 1612

Re: Multicast In a WISP setup

It seems if i change the CPE RP to 172.16.1.1 and do a static route/masq nat on it I can get it to work which I'll use for the time being untill a better soulution comes along from testing/here The next question I have if about WDS+Multicast, our current setup is that clients off our AP use WDS whic...
by charliebrown
Wed Jun 30, 2010 6:16 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Multicast In a WISP setup
Replies: 4
Views: 1612

Multicast In a WISP setup

Hey All, After spending quite some time now working on multicast systems and setups that I want to trial I've hit a rather large brickwall that I'm having no luck with. I have managed to get multicast working with a core MT router that has a VLC server connected and streaming to 232.0.0.1, I have at...
by charliebrown
Fri Jun 25, 2010 11:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: [ask]Squid Proxy and Mikrotik Web Proxy
Replies: 5
Views: 2029

Re: [ask]Squid Proxy and Mikrotik Web Proxy

Transparent proxy is only transparent to the web browser, If you did a packet capture between the proxy and the internet uplink you would see the proxies IP address as the source, A major PITA when your trying to limit clients for a WISP or do traffic accounting upstream. TPROXY spoof's the IP addre...
by charliebrown
Fri Jun 25, 2010 10:18 am
Forum: General
Topic: [ask]Squid Proxy and Mikrotik Web Proxy
Replies: 5
Views: 2029

Re: [ask]Squid Proxy and Mikrotik Web Proxy

Squids alot more flexable than anything MT could shoehorn in. I deployed on into a network that uses TPROXY to spoof the IP's along with proxy header removal and is truely transparent. Combind this with video caching for youtube etc and that site's seen a huge savings in bandwitch The MT proxy has v...
by charliebrown
Fri Jun 25, 2010 9:50 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Multicast PIM Help
Replies: 3
Views: 1811

Re: Multicast PIM Help

Or better yet a full example of Server > R1 > R2 > Client setup? The one on the wiki is either lacking or incorrect
by charliebrown
Thu Jun 24, 2010 12:52 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Multicast PIM Help
Replies: 3
Views: 1811

Multicast PIM Help

Hey all, I'm starting a project with multicast and have run into a couple of issues i someone might be able to help me with. I started off with a 4.10 router and enabled PIM on the local interface, ran a VLC multicast server on it and used clients to grab it which worked and then I moved onto trying...
by charliebrown
Thu Jun 24, 2010 6:26 am
Forum: General
Topic: Programming Generic Default Configs
Replies: 10
Views: 1821

Re: Programming Generic Default Configs

Just the command i've been looking for!! :D

Thanks!
by charliebrown
Thu Jun 24, 2010 2:16 am
Forum: General
Topic: Programming Generic Default Configs
Replies: 10
Views: 1821

Re: Programming Generic Default Configs

Hmm seems I cant do it then,

The trouble is these sites are remote with wireless access only, as soon as i reset the config the wireless will default back to disabled.
by charliebrown
Wed Jun 23, 2010 4:17 am
Forum: General
Topic: Programming Generic Default Configs
Replies: 10
Views: 1821

Re: Programming Generic Default Configs

Thought I'd post in here rather than start a new topic since this is close to what we want to do. Is there anyway to upload a script to a router and have it reset the config back to defaults and load that file? This would be extremely handy for our remote sites that may need clean config from time t...
by charliebrown
Sun Jun 20, 2010 1:16 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Problem with MPLS/VPLS and Failover
Replies: 2
Views: 1406

Re: Problem with MPLS/VPLS and Failover

Might as well use this thread rather than start another one since this could be a stupid question but: With MPLS TE and using the above exampled changed to have 2 customers on the Net and Windows XP machine is it possible with MPLS TE to send the VPLS traffic via MPLS 2 router if the MPLS-1 to 3 lin...
by charliebrown
Sun Jun 20, 2010 9:43 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Problem with MPLS/VPLS and Failover
Replies: 2
Views: 1406

Re: Problem with MPLS/VPLS and Failover

Actually scratch that, ldp wasnt enabled on on MPLS 2 :lol:
by charliebrown
Sun Jun 20, 2010 7:27 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Problem with MPLS/VPLS and Failover
Replies: 2
Views: 1406

Problem with MPLS/VPLS and Failover

Hey guys, I'm starting to explore MPLS/VPLS to help with a number of network issues we are facing and I've started with a simple 3 router Lab to play around with. I've got MPLS/OSPF/BGP-VPLS setup but I'm having issues with the VPLS circuit routing around a failed link http://imgur.com/SqKJ7.png Thi...
by charliebrown
Wed Jun 10, 2009 4:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: Layer 7 rule for Windows Update?
Replies: 1
Views: 2116

Re: Layer 7 rule for Windows Update?

I've got a regex for layer7 for all windows download from the main site but the windows BITS service seems to be a problem, has anyone gotten around to finding a working regex for BITS?
by charliebrown
Mon Mar 09, 2009 5:27 am
Forum: General
Topic: Does packet sniffer trip QOS/DSCP Values?
Replies: 2
Views: 824

Does packet sniffer trip QOS/DSCP Values?

Hey All, I'm working on tracking down a QOS tag issue i'm having and i'm using a MT router in the middle, I'm using packet sniffer with streaming to my laptop where I use wireshark to capture it. I'm seeing the packets arrive just fine but am seeing a 0x00 value for DSCP, now the issue i'm tracking ...
by charliebrown
Mon Jan 26, 2009 12:27 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: User Manager Payment Systems
Replies: 109
Views: 44681

Re: User Manager Payment Systems

Can we use the API in some way to use 3rd party systems like paymentexpress.com? or even our own system? Usermanager could redirect to defined site with the varibles excluding credit card info via http post and then our site could take the credit card info and if approved redirect back to usermanage...
by charliebrown
Wed Dec 17, 2008 10:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Queues with Bridges
Replies: 2
Views: 480

Re: Queues with Bridges

Thanks for this, cant belive i missed it :) Merry Christmas
by charliebrown
Wed Dec 17, 2008 3:33 am
Forum: General
Topic: Queues with Bridges
Replies: 2
Views: 480

Queues with Bridges

Hey, I have a MT 3.6 box installed on our main internet line, i have 2 NIC's in it which are bridged and it works fine, trafic flows in 1 NIC and out the other without any problems. If I put torch on the interfaces I can see all the traffic flowing thru the NIC's but if i try and make a Simple Queue...