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by blingblouw
Sat May 11, 2019 5:23 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot Apple CNA
Replies: 8
Views: 546

Re: Hotspot Apple CNA

Curious. What was your inelegant solution?
by blingblouw
Fri May 03, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: General
Topic: System Package - Install new package
Replies: 1
Views: 164

System Package - Install new package

Hi. Mikrotik already has a great system for upgrading RouterOS versions via the routerboard itself (/system packages update) What I would really like is the ability to use the same infrastructure to install additional packages, I dont know why but I SFP an extra packages to +-1000 routers and about ...
by blingblouw
Fri Apr 12, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: BGP Distribute default route
Replies: 2
Views: 288

Re: BGP Distribute default route

Hello, you should be able to distribute the default route using the default-originate option at the peer configuration (if you want to distribute that default route every time then choose always; and if you only want to send that route only if the router receives the default route from a provider t...
by blingblouw
Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:57 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: BGP Distribute default route
Replies: 2
Views: 288

BGP Distribute default route

Hi. So I'm pretty new to using BGP but I'm having some issues hopefully someone can assist with I have 2 CCR's peering with an upstream provider for redundancy. Upstream is providing only a single default route (0.0.0.0/0) Downstream from the 2 CCR's I have 2 more CCR's which each have a BGP session...
by blingblouw
Thu Mar 07, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: MUM Europe 2019: new hardware
Replies: 61
Views: 9856

Re: MUM Europe 2019: new hardware

Wow literally one wireless device ? No version 7 despite them having no software releases for 2 months it felt like. It seems all they care about improving is LTE and switches. Btw does anyone know what frequencies this is ? LHG XL HP, Gbit + SFP, Dual band High gain and output power 2.4 & 5GHZ (du...
by blingblouw
Wed Feb 06, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: IRR Advice
Replies: 1
Views: 351

IRR Advice

Hi So I am aware this is not a Mikrotik related question, I just wanted to see if anyone here had some advise. We recently received our ASN and public IP block. My question is, what are you supposed to do with IRR and object creation. I plan to peer in a few exchanges and with my upstream (s) Could ...
by blingblouw
Mon Feb 04, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: LHG 60G experience
Replies: 538
Views: 55445

Re: LHG 60G experience

Hi All I have a question there is an hardware power tx difference from WAP60G and LHG60G? SXTsq60 - antenna gain 10-13,5dBi,(depending on channel, lowest gain is on 62GHz), tx power max 363mW / 25,6dBm WAP60G - antenna gain 10-13,5dBi (depending on channel, lowest gain is on 62GHz), tx power max 14...
by blingblouw
Fri Feb 01, 2019 4:33 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 802.11ax
Replies: 59
Views: 8025

Re: 802.11ax

Guess a lot changes in 7 years

It is fair for MikroTik to fix an issue with a standard that later gets updated and moves on past the fix.

Totally agree. I just think that documentation needs to be updated to reflect that
by blingblouw
Fri Feb 01, 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 802.11ax
Replies: 59
Views: 8025

Re: 802.11ax

Guess a lot changes in 7 years "you can go with either of them, nstreme and nv2 is going to be faster than vanilla 802.11, and if you are using only RouterOS wifi clients, that is good option to choose. the fastest of all three would be NV2 in normal conditions." https://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic...
by blingblouw
Thu Jan 31, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Suggestions requested: general hotspot controller improvements in functionality
Replies: 10
Views: 1259

Re: Suggestions requested: general hotspot controller improvements in functionality

Hi. Couple of things from my side 1) Have a system whereby certain sites traffic is not calculated into the total usage (like walled garden but the data going there will not count to quota) 2) "share" the hotspot system with another router enabling fail over 3) I like the idea of the router getting ...
by blingblouw
Mon Dec 10, 2018 5:25 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: hardware idea for a multiport switch
Replies: 40
Views: 6259

Re: hardware idea for a multiport switch

Higher port density is awesome.

Just practically though I image a lot of problems replacing flyleads or cables in the middle of the switch (like row 6 column 12 for example).

Otherwise I like it. Do it. With poe please ;)
by blingblouw
Thu Nov 29, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Queue Tree Upload
Replies: 15
Views: 1430

Re: Queue Tree Upload

I might be mistaken but I believe you should marking the connection. Then mark the packet based on the connection not marking the packet first
by blingblouw
Thu Nov 29, 2018 5:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik SNMP Wireless Values different [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 266

Re: Mikrotik SNMP Wireless Values different [SOLVED]

Always happens when you post something and you figure it out.

It changes based on wireless mode. station, station-bridge.
by blingblouw
Thu Nov 29, 2018 5:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik SNMP Wireless Values different [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 266

Mikrotik SNMP Wireless Values different [SOLVED]

Hi. I'm pretty new to monitoring straight SNMP OID's however I am having a hard time plotting Mikrotik WIFI devices. The reason for this is the OID changes. For example RB SXT 5nD r2 [admin@Mikrotik] > interface wireless print oid 0 tx-rate=.1.3.6.1.4.1.14988.1.1.1.3.1.2.2 rx-rate=.1.3.6.1.4.1.14988...
by blingblouw
Thu Nov 29, 2018 6:42 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: DPSK Dynamic WPA2 PSK support [SOLVED]
Replies: 6
Views: 994

Re: DPSK Dynamic WPA2 PSK support [SOLVED]

Oh yeah! This would be awesome. We used this on a couple of ruckus sites and it's pretty cool
by blingblouw
Tue Nov 06, 2018 12:28 pm
Forum: General
Topic: CRS3xx CVID Stacking
Replies: 4
Views: 499

CRS3xx CVID Stacking

Hi. I am trying to configure CVID stacking as per this guide. (https://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:Interface/Bridge#VLAN_Tunneling_.28Q-in-Q.29) sfpplus1 is my uplink. So I am trying to stack vlan-id=5 inside of vlan-id=3001, however I cannot pickup anything on the other side of the link, does any...
by blingblouw
Wed Oct 31, 2018 12:32 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: LHG 60G experience
Replies: 538
Views: 55445

Re: LHG 60G experience

Trying to work out if I should waste my time trying a 320 metre link with a pair of Wireless Wires? Don't need 1Gbit - I'd be happy with 200 bit. Is this going to fly based on people's experience with latest firmware? Dude read the fcking post here. I've post that I have 399m link working 1Gbps and...
by blingblouw
Tue Oct 02, 2018 8:19 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: LHG 60G experience
Replies: 538
Views: 55445

Re: LHG 60G experience

Dang! I think you won a certain type of silicon lottery! We have 750m link at ~-50dBm signal. Yours at 1km more should see an additional ~-22dBm fade over ours so expected would be -72. I wonder, if you found the magical beamforming TX sector. Because in reality we took down an ML2.5 link which was...
by blingblouw
Thu Sep 20, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.44beta [testing] is released!
Replies: 365
Views: 79287

Re: v6.44beta [testing] is released!

2nd problem - I see only 4 frequencies - there is no 66000 MHz option
Mikrotik 60 GHZ@66000 MHz ???

CLI only. You will also need to add it to frequency-list of remote end.
by blingblouw
Thu Sep 13, 2018 4:54 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.44beta [testing] is released!
Replies: 365
Views: 79287

Re: v6.44beta [testing] is released!

seems this release gave us a wireless channel 66000 on w60g interface. Nice!
by blingblouw
Sat Sep 08, 2018 1:08 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 60ghz readings
Replies: 8
Views: 1427

60ghz readings

Could someone from Mikrotik please chime in here. Your products have been on the market for a while, and while they are working great (and they really are, thank you!) we really need atleast some advise on how to use them. For example, our first 3-5 links with the LHG60 we aimed for the best possibl...
by blingblouw
Thu Aug 30, 2018 6:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: youtube cache on mikrotik router
Replies: 2
Views: 406

Re: youtube cache on mikrotik router

On Mikrotik is not possible, but as an ISP you can apply for a GGC.

https://peering.google.com/#/options/go ... obal-cache

Have you actually done this? Is the requirement heavy?
by blingblouw
Fri Jul 27, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: CSR3xx, HW-Offloading, Q-in-Q in 6.43
Replies: 10
Views: 2634

Re: CSR3xx, HW-Offloading, Q-in-Q in 6.43

sent a support mail regarding this too.

This is a must have
by blingblouw
Thu Jul 26, 2018 3:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: CRS 1xx CVID Stacking
Replies: 1
Views: 254

CRS 1xx CVID Stacking

Hi. I would like to do the following ether1, ether2 untagged access ports ether8 tagged CVID 3099 on the other side of the switch (port8) I have a router that has tag 3099 and CVID 10 tagged on that. Following the example below, its exactly like the example, except the example assumes that ether1,et...
by blingblouw
Sat Jun 23, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: w60g
Replies: 6
Views: 807

Re: w60g

You are maxing out the CPU as it is not strong enough to generate the traffic and also pass it. And that bandwidth test only runs on a single core on multi-core CPU’s. Use iperf between 2 pc’s instead. Bit of a bold claim. A) he 816 drops on that link. Unless he's running 816 btest, this holds no w...
by blingblouw
Mon Jun 18, 2018 10:18 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.43rc [release candidate] is released!
Replies: 557
Views: 108077

Re: v6.43rc [release candidate] is released!

Yes I do
by blingblouw
Wed Jun 13, 2018 11:50 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.43rc [release candidate] is released!
Replies: 557
Views: 108077

Re: v6.43rc [release candidate] is released!

I am still experiencing a problem with the WAP60 on this firmware.

Both client & AP running latest release.

Client connects when ap set to bridge. However when AP set to ap-bridge same client will not connect. No matter which frequency is selected (even the new 64800)
by blingblouw
Thu Jun 07, 2018 12:15 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: User admin logged via API
Replies: 5
Views: 876

Re: User admin logged via API

Log says IP services were adjusted. What changed?
by blingblouw
Tue Jun 05, 2018 3:13 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: wap60 elevation difference
Replies: 1
Views: 303

wap60 elevation difference

Hi. So the WAP60 does not seem to have anyway to tilt the antenna. For example, I am putting a link up about 180m, Building A) Is a tall building 24 Stories High. Building B) is a 2 story building. Do I need to angle the WAP60 so that building A faces more down and building B faces more up, if so, h...
by blingblouw
Thu May 31, 2018 2:06 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: w60g bridge vs ap-bridge performance issues
Replies: 2
Views: 647

w60g bridge vs ap-bridge performance issues

Hi. So I've noticed a substantial difference in setting a wap60 to bridge vs ap-bridge. Currently this wap60 is a ptp link and I am in the process of converting it to ptmp. However my existing client keeps on flapping. I upgrading to the latest RC (on both sides) and noticed a huge difference. mode=...
by blingblouw
Thu May 03, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless Wire Dish + wAP 60G AP = longer range?
Replies: 17
Views: 3719

Re: Wireless Wire Dish + wAP 60G AP = longer range?

LHG to wAP
Currently working at about 800 meters with 1.2 Gbps+ throughput
Full speed a bit under 700 meters. Distance depends on altitude and humidity levels.
@800m 1.2Gbps is this total throughput (i.e. 600mbps fullduplex)?
by blingblouw
Mon Apr 23, 2018 10:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: winbox vulnerable! Unusual login to routers [SOLVED]
Replies: 44
Views: 9401

Re: winbox vulnerable! Unusual login to routers [SOLVED]

Are all these attacks coming from the same source?

103.1.221.39
by blingblouw
Fri Apr 20, 2018 8:49 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 60GHz multipoint, share your experience
Replies: 32
Views: 10863

Re: 60GHz multipoint, share your experience

Glad to hear that you have managed to establish link with so far distances. but please keep in mind that these wAP units are targeted mainly for 100 m distances (full speed). All of the experiments mentioned within this topic has exceeded this distance. I thought with the latest ROS this was upgrad...
by blingblouw
Thu Apr 19, 2018 3:00 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: LHG 60G experience
Replies: 538
Views: 55445

Re: LHG 60G experience

I am very jealous.

Our distributors have no idea when they are getting. Damn
by blingblouw
Fri Apr 06, 2018 2:31 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Multiple HTTPS Web Servers
Replies: 6
Views: 1344

Re: Multiple HTTPS Web Servers

Put the URL in an address list. It will automatically resolve the IP to a DNS name.

Then in your NAT rule, put the address list in the dst-address-list field.

Do it for both domains
by blingblouw
Thu Apr 05, 2018 4:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MUM berlin
Replies: 28
Views: 2468

Re: MUM berlin

You are aware that the PDF is on mum.mikrotik.com right?
by blingblouw
Wed Mar 28, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: LHG 60G
Replies: 12
Views: 1537

Re: LHG 60G

Spoke with our distributor.

They are not sure but they said they expect shipping in the "next few weeks"

I don't think I have ever been this excited.
by blingblouw
Wed Mar 21, 2018 5:21 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Significant improvement for 60 GHz solutions
Replies: 44
Views: 14554

Re: Significant improvement for 60 GHz solutions

Could you guys be a bit more specific as to what we are looking for?

Do you mean you can maintain lower mcs rates at higher distance or are you saying we should get full gig at 200+ meters?

What exactly are we looking for here? Also, ptp or ptmp?
by blingblouw
Tue Mar 20, 2018 11:47 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.42rc [release candidate] is released!
Replies: 538
Views: 92688

Re: v6.42rc [release candidate] is released!

Regarding nv2.

Do we update clients and ap or just ap?
by blingblouw
Fri Mar 16, 2018 8:55 am
Forum: General
Topic: [FEATURE REQUEST] - NMAP
Replies: 0
Views: 292

[FEATURE REQUEST] - NMAP

Hi. So I know this has been asked for years but maybe one day we can get a basic port scanner in Mikrotik. Often this helps when trying to do port forwarding rules (especially when end devices are not in your control), from the router (on the same segment as an end device) being able to quickly and ...
by blingblouw
Thu Mar 08, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RADIUS Client - SessionID not globally unique
Replies: 7
Views: 1248

Re: RADIUS Client - SessionID not globally unique

But why are you using session ID? You can configure Nas Id as you like, make it globally unique. Problem solved?
by blingblouw
Wed Mar 07, 2018 10:29 am
Forum: SwOS
Topic: CRS-326 with ROS 6.41 not supporting ingress/egress vlan tagging for q-in-q
Replies: 2
Views: 587

Re: CRS-326 with ROS 6.41 not supporting ingress/egress vlan tagging for q-in-q

I just want to add on this.

Our supplier doesn't stock the crs1xx versions so we are literally having to go to site and recover old switches to get q-in-q
by blingblouw
Mon Mar 05, 2018 11:41 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Newsletter #81 (March 2018)
Replies: 23
Views: 10868

Re: Newsletter #81 (March 2018)

You meant the product that was announced a year ago? Not even a whisper
by blingblouw
Mon Mar 05, 2018 11:04 am
Forum: General
Topic: FEATURE REQUEST: Hotspot Cookie import export
Replies: 0
Views: 342

FEATURE REQUEST: Hotspot Cookie import export

Hi.

Using IP > HOTSPOT > COOKIE login works great.

However, if trying to backup router or upgrade router, it is impossible to re-import the mac-cookie.

Please can you implement a feature to export and import mac-cookie. This will be very helpful for seamless migration.
by blingblouw
Mon Mar 05, 2018 8:41 am
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: 3011 failure (Active links down) [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 1523

Re: 3011 failure (Active links down) [SOLVED]

Do yourself a favour and check the devices connected to the 3011. I had this exact same issue. 3011 was connected to two CCRs. When I logged into the CCR's I noticed they did not show link down. So it looks like some issue on 3011. Emailed support, they advised to upgrade. _REALLY_ did not want to d...
by blingblouw
Sun Mar 04, 2018 10:33 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: RBwAPG-60ad Real World Use and Feedback [SOLVED]
Replies: 11
Views: 2242

Re: RBwAPG-60ad Real World Use and Feedback [SOLVED]

I have three sites hooked up (all less than. 100m) on ptp with WAP60.

Never had a drop and throughput is +-900mbps.

Literally not had an issue. They are great
by blingblouw
Thu Feb 22, 2018 12:44 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Mikrotik hotspot is not accepting anymore users after 10-12 users has connected.
Replies: 8
Views: 946

Re: Mikrotik hotspot is not accepting anymore users after 10-12 users has connected.

I dont think thats going to help. There errors you posted were not on the Mikrotik log, it was on the users side. That means that more than likely you have a problem with the your physical (wireless or cabled network). If wifi, they might be too far, behind too many obstacles or have interference. Y...
by blingblouw
Tue Feb 20, 2018 11:36 am
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: Winbox OUI identify
Replies: 30
Views: 3304

Re: Winbox OUI identify

@blingblouw: Erm… I proposed it as additional column. :)
:? woops. Well, then +1