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by Nick Kett
Wed Nov 21, 2018 5:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: What to do with used MikroTik equipment?
Replies: 2
Views: 599

What to do with used MikroTik equipment?

What to do with used MikroTik equipment?.. . We have about 250kg of used MikroTik (and others) WISP equipment, About 300 CPEs and other stuff... mostly we have upgraded our clients to better faster technology because they want to watch IPTV 24/7 etc... This kit, it's all a bit too good to scrap... ...
by Nick Kett
Tue Apr 24, 2018 3:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Flashfig without Windows
Replies: 1
Views: 321

Flashfig without Windows

I need to make a simple foolproof solution to configure multiple routers. While flashfig is a useful tool it requires time, minor skills and some attention... Starting a windows PC, getting the right file etc. A quicker simpler one touch/hands-off solution is needed in my case. My idea is to substit...
by Nick Kett
Tue Apr 24, 2018 3:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Flashfig on linux
Replies: 4
Views: 749

Re: Flashfig on linux (Or from a mikrotik router without windows)

Hi, I too want to do this... but from the DHCP/TFTP services on another mikrotik router. IE, I want to be able to send the rsc file from a mikrotik "server" via flashfig when I plug-in new routers. I can get the file transfer via bootp, but don't know how to compress the file beforehand. Did you get...
by Nick Kett
Fri Dec 29, 2017 9:58 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless Wire WAP 60G P2MP Beam forming _
Replies: 17
Views: 3249

Re: Wireless Wire WAP 60G P2MP Beam forming _

Thanks Normis,
An Answer like I was hoping for.
I can see many use cases where it will necessary to run AP and Mesh in 60 GHz campus backhaul type solutions.
You will sell more quantity for sure.
60G... "its wifi, but not as we know it captin!"
:-)
by Nick Kett
Fri Dec 29, 2017 2:09 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless Wire WAP 60G P2MP Beam forming _
Replies: 17
Views: 3249

Wireless Wire WAP 60G P2MP Beam forming _

We have been testing a pair of Wireless Wire devices, very nice they are too. It is posible to observe the beam Forming antennas in operation. Change the angle of one of the antennas, you will see the signal drop, then in a few seconds recover, as the automatic beam forming re focuses the signal. My...
by Nick Kett
Wed Oct 25, 2017 6:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Public-Mikrotik-Bandwidth-Test-Server(s)
Replies: 590
Views: 453913

Re: Public-Mikrotik-Bandwidth-Test-Server(s)

Thoughts on Bandwidth testing and Mikrotik. Using mikrotik you can get two very different results depending on if you use TCP or UDP... basically: UDP will give faster result because it ignores any smaller packet loss and just keep stuffing packets down the link until it is full.. Not a very useful ...
by Nick Kett
Wed Jul 27, 2016 3:06 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: CCR reliability issues
Replies: 6
Views: 1521

Re: CCR reliability issues

Hmmm
I beginning to think the "cloud" in cloud core refers to the smoke they emit. :(
by Nick Kett
Tue Jul 26, 2016 11:42 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: CCR reliability issues
Replies: 6
Views: 1521

CCR reliability issues

Over the past two years we have deployed 6 CCR1036 devices. To date we have had 50% of them fail... they either just go dead, or into terminal reboot cycling. On investigation the problems have been.  One unit with failed power supply. One with melted heatsink cover and CPU fail.  One with blown on-...
by Nick Kett
Sun Jun 16, 2013 11:37 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: New feature - MAC cookies
Replies: 4
Views: 5331

Re: New feature - MAC cookies

Maybe I'm missing something, but I cant find "MAC cookie feature " in ROS Ver V 5.25 (mibpsbe).
Is it available yet? reading the wiki it should be an option in hotspot user profile.
Anyone seen-using it?
by Nick Kett
Fri May 17, 2013 11:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Nod Dude On Cloud Core
Replies: 1
Views: 589

Nod Dude On Cloud Core

Dude has not been updated for years, and is not support on Cloud Core.
Can we all assume Dude is Dead... No more development?
by Nick Kett
Fri May 17, 2013 11:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Dude on CCR ?
Replies: 5
Views: 4415

Re: Dude on CCR ?

Now Dude support for new releases is terminated. Looks like the Dude is going to die. Not supported on cloud core routers? I would have thought Cloud core would have made a good platform for Dude. What a shame.... I can't pin the dates down from the change log (good logs have dates), but I think th...
by Nick Kett
Wed May 15, 2013 1:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Dude on CCR ?
Replies: 5
Views: 4415

Dude on CCR ?

Will dude ever branch to run on Tile CCR Architecture?
by Nick Kett
Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:18 am
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik propitiatory solution for FTTx
Replies: 11
Views: 5556

Re: Mikrotik propitiatory solution for FTTx

Yes I want it.
Encription is not an issue, there are already many solutions in MT.. even good old RT tunnel should work
by Nick Kett
Mon Dec 31, 2012 7:38 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Scan list not working in 6RC6?
Replies: 1
Views: 770

Scan list not working in 6RC6?

Using Rb matal 5ghz
no_country_set
5GHZ N only
superchannel

Unable to set scan list to any other than 5200-5300 which apear by default.

Also
user@router >interface wireless exp

Gives a truncated result.
by Nick Kett
Fri Dec 21, 2012 6:55 am
Forum: General
Topic: v6 rc5 released
Replies: 112
Views: 35874

Re: v6 rc5 released

upgraded from 5.7 directly to 6rc5 on a RB1100AHx2. Ethernet1 (first physical port) went missing from my configuration, ie was not to be seen in winbox (lucky I was connected via a different port) The port was configuered as a slave on a bonding interface.. it was missing there to and could not be s...
by Nick Kett
Mon Dec 17, 2012 12:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Feature request: PON (passive optical network)
Replies: 6
Views: 3326

Re: Feature request: PON (passive optical network)

Yes PON SPF units are expensive, the proposal here would use standard "off the shelf" spf modules. I am proposing an alternative proprietary solution , using standard cheap SPF modules, but not compliant with the official G.938 PON standards. To be more clear: At head end, Routerboard+ROS with a no...
by Nick Kett
Mon Dec 17, 2012 12:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Feature request: PON (passive optical network)
Replies: 6
Views: 3326

Re: Feature request: PON (passive optical network)

Yes PON SPF units are expensive, the proposal here would use standard "off the shelf" spf modules. I am proposing an alternative proprietary solution, using standard cheap SPF modules, but not compliant with the official G.938 PON standards. To be more clear: At head end, Routerboard+ROS with a norm...
by Nick Kett
Sat Dec 15, 2012 9:41 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless link over the sea‏
Replies: 9
Views: 2846

Re: Wireless link over the sea‏

In a previous life I engineered data links to oil production platforms in the uk north sea. The problem is this, on a calm day the sea is a good reflector, and you get two signals hitting your receiver, one direct and one via reflection. This causes two problems: 1) Delay spread, because the reflect...
by Nick Kett
Sat Dec 15, 2012 9:03 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature request: PON (passive optical network)
Replies: 6
Views: 3326

Feature request: PON (passive optical network)

In simple terms a PON is an optical network, where upstream and downstream data paths are combined/split using optical spliters. For a better understanding read: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Passive_optical_network . Whilst ITU standards already exist for the implementation of PoNs, G.938 and succes...
by Nick Kett
Thu Oct 27, 2011 4:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: SCSI and SAS support in RouterOS
Replies: 102
Views: 32474

Re: SCSI and SAS support in RouterOS

Befor I splash out to buy some surplus Dell PowerEdge 1850 with 2 x 146GB SCSI Hard Drives and Integrated Raid (PERC4) with 256mb Cache, does anyone know if ROS is likley to see the drives?

Also if the GigEther drivers will allow L2MTUs greater than 1500 ?
by Nick Kett
Mon Jul 18, 2011 3:37 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: scripting changed in 5.4?
Replies: 1
Views: 632

scripting changed in 5.4?

My configuration scripts (that I use to load a standard configuration)that were running fine in 5.2 (and for a long time before) are failing at multiple points in 5.4... Before I get down to the nuts and bolts of it, has something more material changed with the OS that I should understand ?
by Nick Kett
Sat May 28, 2011 6:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v5.4 released
Replies: 118
Views: 32269

Re: RouterOS v5.4 released

Problem with Queues. We upgraded a core router from 4.x to 5.4.. The router (HP ML310) has some simple queues to smooth trafic flows. Soon after the upgrade we had a number of reports of specific web sites being offline or very slow loading, for example http://www.monarch.co.uk After some investigat...
by Nick Kett
Thu Mar 03, 2011 2:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How to Change LOGO
Replies: 17
Views: 17933

Re: How to Change LOGO

Thanks Normis, It did the trick. Then I was able to export the edited system note using: [admin@MikroTik] > sys note exp Which gave me: /system note set note="######## ######## ######## ######## ## ####### ### ## ## \ \n## ## ## ## ## ## ## ## ## ## ## ## ## \ \n## ## ## ## ## ## ## ## ## ## ## ## #...
by Nick Kett
Thu Mar 03, 2011 1:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How to Change LOGO
Replies: 17
Views: 17933

Re: How to Change LOGO

you can use logos in ASCII Generator.....http://www.network-science.de/ascii/
Bye :)
I can see how to use the system note.
system note set note="blahblahblah"
But please anyone know how I can escape a caridge return (CR) in the text .
by Nick Kett
Wed Feb 02, 2011 1:19 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RouterBOARD SXT 5HnD
Replies: 191
Views: 60507

Re: RouterBOARD SXT 5HnD

The modification is a "drainage" hole. The SXT already has two sets of "breathing" holes by design. The front of the enclosure simply clips on without any seal or gasket the total length of which is 42cm. The Cable entry cover also has no seal or gasket the edge or which is 17cm long and holds in po...
by Nick Kett
Tue Feb 01, 2011 7:33 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RouterBOARD SXT 5HnD
Replies: 191
Views: 60507

Re: RouterBOARD SXT 5HnD

Come on... We are talking Micro electronics here... PCB tracks with 0.1mm clearance, Sub miniature components with sub mm dimensions. Up to 27VDC (boy does DC track!) There should not be any water or condensation in the same enclosure as a routerboard. Anyone want to disagree with that? Breathing Ho...
by Nick Kett
Fri Jan 28, 2011 8:23 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RouterBOARD SXT 5HnD
Replies: 191
Views: 60507

Re: RouterBOARD SXT 5HnD

Also we use a simple wall bracket, like you may use for a Nano, a TV antenna, Satellite dish, etc... (most brackets/poles are vertical did you notice?). But If we want to use vertical pol (most 802.11a systems are vertical), then we have to mount the SXT 5HnD's on a Horizontal bracket/pole, that's n...
by Nick Kett
Fri Jan 28, 2011 7:49 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RouterBOARD SXT 5HnD
Replies: 191
Views: 60507

Re: RouterBOARD SXT 5HnD

From the STX Manual: "If you want to overcome certain obstacles or interference by using only one polarization in 802.11a mode, you can switch off chain1 of the wireless device. When chain0 is used, the device is horizontally polarized when mounted as indicated in the Mounting section of this docume...
by Nick Kett
Thu Sep 16, 2010 3:59 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: NEW RB711
Replies: 110
Views: 29307

Re: NEW RB711

We have now installed our first batch of 100 off RB711 board based CPEs. Integrated with a 19dBi antenna, We are using:- RB711-5Hn-MMCX RoS 4.10 & 4.11 Passive PoE 24 VDC (UBNT Model UBI-POE-24_5) Wireless Station mode WPA2 DHCP-Server, Ethernet side DHCP-Client, Wireless side Firewall-rules NAT DNS...
by Nick Kett
Wed Jun 30, 2010 3:52 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: SolarTik
Replies: 71
Views: 17285

Re: SolarTik

If you are thinking of designing a pcb/kit how about integration for a GSM module. Such as http://www.mikrovlny.cz/en/product/44 ... KIT_en.pdf would add full out-of-band site alarms and re-boot facilities via SMS/GSM. As an "add-on" PCB it could be linked-out if not required. Maybe it would work as...
by Nick Kett
Mon Jun 28, 2010 5:45 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: SolarTik
Replies: 71
Views: 17285

Re: SolarTik

Nice one Adrian. There are not many commercial products out there that address our needs. will you be producing a PCB? Thought I would take the opportunity to proffer our solution. We are currently using a somewhat more expensive, but very simple solution, which relies on two basic principles. 1) It...
by Nick Kett
Sun Apr 18, 2010 8:23 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: User Manager v4.0 test package
Replies: 269
Views: 73625

Re: User Manager v4.0 test package

It would be great to receive Paypal debug information from anyone who has problems, http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/User_Manager/QA/How_to_debug_PayPal_payments We will see where is the problem with Paypal payments and fix the problem, if it exists. Sergejs. I did this. I sent a support email over tw...
by Nick Kett
Mon Apr 05, 2010 5:59 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: User Manager v4.0 test package
Replies: 269
Views: 73625

Re: User Manager v4.0 test package

I think it is accepted that userman test-package 4.6 has a problem with paypal payments (see items above).
Has this issue been resolved in 5 beta 1 ? or is userman in that package same as test pkg 4.6 ?
by Nick Kett
Wed Mar 31, 2010 6:58 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: User Manager v4.0 test package
Replies: 269
Views: 73625

Re: User Manager v4.0 test package

It would be great to receive Paypal debug information from anyone who has problems, http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/User_Manager/QA/How_to_debug_PayPal_payments We will see where is the problem with Paypal payments and fix the problem, if it exists. Any progress with this yet? Can you recreate it in ...
by Nick Kett
Fri Mar 26, 2010 10:25 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: User Manager v4.0 test package
Replies: 269
Views: 73625

Re: User Manager v4.0 test package

I have a problem with Paypal and userman test 4.6 Users using signup and paying via paypal don't seem to work. Signup works, paypal works, but the users created in this way can't loginto hotspot. Make a user by hand, and it works fine... Users created by signup/paypal look just the same as manualy c...
by Nick Kett
Fri Mar 26, 2010 5:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ANYBODY ever got mikrotik to work with asterisk
Replies: 14
Views: 3078

Re: ANYBODY ever got mikrotik to work with asterisk

Yes Asterisk works with Mikrotik.
We have 3 large Astrisk boxes, 100's of MT based routers and 1000's of subscribers for both phone and internet.

What are you trying to do?
What problems are you having exactly?

Nick Kett
Mikrotik certified trainer
TR0018
by Nick Kett
Fri Mar 26, 2010 5:29 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: No Access to signup page from hotspot
Replies: 3
Views: 1233

Re: No Access to signup page from hotspot

Ah Thanks, Works now... So the hotspot and the usermanager look like two seperate webservers, even when on the same box.... I understand. Now it is working but still not processing paypal: userman showing signedup user as "started" but user is unable to login using ID and password. "User <xxxxxxx> n...
by Nick Kett
Thu Mar 25, 2010 10:27 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: No Access to signup page from hotspot
Replies: 3
Views: 1233

No Access to signup page from hotspot

Hi, I have the following problem, is it a bug or is it me? All on the one box routerboard 750G ROS 4.6 Userman-test-4.6 Having setup two customers and paypal payments as per documentation (as fas as I can tell). Signup page (http://HotspotDnsName/user/signup/customername) is giving Error 404: Not Fo...
by Nick Kett
Sun May 03, 2009 12:36 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: MLPPP between two MT Routers using 3xSDSL and a Housing ISP
Replies: 5
Views: 1802

Re: MLPPP between two MT Routers using 3xSDSL and a Housing ISP

We have used the balanced rr (round robin) mode, but it has problems. If there is any differance in latency between the links (or maybe bigger and smaller packets at some point) then packets become disorded at egress from the routers. This we noticed causes two main problems. 1) Many voip providers ...
by Nick Kett
Sat Nov 29, 2008 12:31 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Dual Core problem in 3.14 and 3.15 versions
Replies: 45
Views: 5011

Re: Dual Core problem in 3.14 and 3.15 versions

Same problem here with HP prolient ML110 G4 server Dual Xeon processor. Runs OK until the router is stressed in some way, running the bandwidth test tool for example. CPU usage goes high and stays there, even without any load. Clock starts jumping several seconds per tick All statistics are wrong by...
by Nick Kett
Thu May 29, 2008 11:51 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Link over 17 miles of ocean
Replies: 14
Views: 2097

Re: Link over 17 miles of ocean

Hi there, This is an old problem to me.. In a past life I engineered microwave links to and between offshore oil production platforms. It is cause by reflections from the water surface. When the reflection arrives in phase with the main signal then the signal is amplified, when it arrives out of pha...
by Nick Kett
Thu Aug 16, 2007 7:39 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Dude as a RouterOS Package
Replies: 6
Views: 3698

Re: Dude as a RouterOS Package

:D I just loaded the dude package in ROS 3.0rc2 (seperate package)... can´t get acces via the web interface like you say, but if you load a dude client on your pc, Dude 3.0rc6 then it will connect and run! Now I´m wondering what resources I need to run dude (It´s testing on a 153 board) but what abo...
by Nick Kett
Fri Jun 01, 2007 6:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 133c Beta 9 - Renders system useless
Replies: 20
Views: 5339

Re: 133c Beta 9 - Renders system useless

Same problem here with an RB112, just upgraded from 2.9.42 to 3.0beta9 boord hangs after reboot.
No mac telent nothing, can't get it to see netinstall....writing this while waiting for serial install back to 42.
Is this a known issue?
by Nick Kett
Tue May 29, 2007 3:27 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Hardware requierments
Replies: 4
Views: 1622

Re: Hardware requierments

OK, This project was on a new server,,, when we upgraded the server (Hardware only) I also upgraded from Dude 2.1 to Dude 3Beta6... We have just downgraded to Dude 2.1 (origional files) and then up to Dude 2.2.. and everything is running smoothly again. So my conclusion is Dude: 2.1 & 2.2 runs ok on...
by Nick Kett
Tue May 29, 2007 1:22 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Hardware requierments
Replies: 4
Views: 1622

Re: Hardware requierments

Thanks for the comments:- What I notice here: Over about 75 seconds the the Mem usage (windows task manager--Processes--dude.exe) grows slowley at first then quickly to 800Mbyte+, then collapses back down. Likewise the page file size (windows task manager--Performance--PF) grows slowley at first the...
by Nick Kett
Mon May 28, 2007 1:36 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Hardware requierments
Replies: 4
Views: 1622

Hardware requierments

We are currently monitoring a network of around 300 devices with around 500 probes and a good bit of graphing. We are using Beta6 on an HP prolient ML 310 G2 windows 2003 server (3.4GHz P4 1 gig ram, gig ethernet, SATA raid1) performance is now getting very slugish, CPU is toping 50 % and ram usage ...
by Nick Kett
Wed Mar 29, 2006 1:38 am
Forum: The Dude
Topic: Weeks of work Gone!
Replies: 5
Views: 2112

Weeks of work Gone!

Spent a lot of time seting up Dude (50 hours)....
My server had a power outage, all the config files are gone...c:\programe files\dude\data\files all are reset to new installation defaults... discovery isn't smatrt enoughf fo my network... I'm running 1.0rc7. what to do?
by Nick Kett
Sun Jan 01, 2006 4:34 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: map export to web server
Replies: 1
Views: 1753

map export to web server

The PNG export function is useful, but If dude had an auto-export configuration that could write to file a png of any map of X,Y dimensions at defined time gaps (or maybe change of status) then the map could be used on a web server to show current system status.
by Nick Kett
Mon Dec 20, 2004 3:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How To Block Skype
Replies: 31
Views: 11026

Skype will try to use random ports >1000 first, then port 80 (http), then port 443(https). I know of no firewall rule that will match skype traffic, not even P2P-all works. So here is another way. 1. Use firewall to close all unused outgoing ports. 2. Setup http proxy to pervent port 80 from being a...
by Nick Kett
Mon Dec 20, 2004 3:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How To Block Skype
Replies: 31
Views: 11026

But Operators own the network...not the end user, QoS, capacity, billing, and technical standards are the operators responsibility, control of the networ stops at your modem! As an operator it is my choice what traffic to allow, If you don't like what your operator is doing fine... find yourself ano...
by Nick Kett
Mon Dec 20, 2004 1:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How To Block Skype
Replies: 31
Views: 11026

Is anyone blocking Skype on packet length ?
by Nick Kett
Mon Dec 20, 2004 1:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How To Block Skype
Replies: 31
Views: 11026

you could try allot's bandwidth shaper the "NetEnforcer".. we are currently using it and it can detect P2P applications as well as every other protocol on the network and you can set those to DENY.. I'm not sure if it detects skype but they continually update the software for new protocols. http://...
by Nick Kett
Sun Dec 19, 2004 2:38 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How To Block Skype
Replies: 31
Views: 11026

Truth is the vast majority of the customers only want WEB and e-mail, and yes it isn't just Skype, it is all the others you mentioned and then some. Satellite backhaul, and We block all outgoing ports exept, SMTP, https, PoP3, ftp and http is via proxy. Skype we limmit by only allowing 30 second bur...
by Nick Kett
Sat Dec 18, 2004 7:31 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How To Block Skype
Replies: 31
Views: 11026

What do you connect your wireless to if you are more than a few 10's of miles from the nearest internet POP? In very rural areas, the only viable access is via satellite, many people are 100s if not 1000s of miles from fiber.. And fibre is only cheap in well connected locations i.e. more than one pr...
by Nick Kett
Sat Dec 18, 2004 2:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How To Block Skype
Replies: 31
Views: 11026

Almost Back on topic at last! Yes billing by the GB is also an option, but there is also a question of QoS. Satellite bandwidth is typically very asymmetric. The in-routes (traffic coming back to the internet) are usually a small 20% of the out-route size (download). Sometimes this may be just 64 or...
by Nick Kett
Sat Dec 11, 2004 12:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How To Block Skype
Replies: 31
Views: 11026

I could block skype on ports 80 and 443, if I could set firewall rules to only allow http or https on these ports. Anyone know how to match only these protocols on firewall ? Another way to stop Skype would be on packet length,(skype packets are unusual lengths). I can do this with Cisco, but the fu...
by Nick Kett
Fri Dec 10, 2004 10:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 900mhz - other frequencies
Replies: 1
Views: 776

You can use a convertor outside the box for 3GHz.

http://www.transystem.com.tw/p-udc2435.htm
by Nick Kett
Fri Dec 10, 2004 2:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How To Block Skype
Replies: 31
Views: 11026

Thats an easy one to answer. Cost of providing an Internet connection via satellite is up to $10,000 per month for 1Mbps. If everyone on that link uses skype then you will need 10 times this. Now imagine you are in Africa and satellite is the only connection available, and you can only just find the...
by Nick Kett
Fri Dec 10, 2004 2:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How To Block Skype
Replies: 31
Views: 11026

How To Block Skype

Skype will try to use random ports >1000 first, then port 80 (http), then port 443(https). I know of no firewall rule that will match skype traffic, not even P2P-all works. So here is another way. 1. Use firewall to close all unused outgoing ports. 2. Setup http proxy to pervent port 80 from being a...
by Nick Kett
Thu Sep 09, 2004 3:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Just Can't Get PPTP server to work Help!!
Replies: 3
Views: 1710

Just Can't Get PPTP server to work Help!!

I have been tryin to get pptp working with a w2kserver for 3 days!! can anyone spot what I have done wrong? Terminal vt102 detected, using multiline input mode [admin@Rugby Router 1] > admin ERROR: no such command or directory (admin) [admin@Rugby Router 1] > ppp [admin@Rugby Router 1] ppp> sec [adm...
by Nick Kett
Mon Jul 12, 2004 12:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: SNMP
Replies: 10
Views: 4302

SNMP View 2.5

We use SNMPView.
Very simple to read stats from your router and publish.
213.92.128.211:8888
by Nick Kett
Fri Jul 09, 2004 10:36 am
Forum: General
Topic: Wireless-AP SNMP
Replies: 2
Views: 2034

I use SNMPView 2.5 http://www.snmpview.de It is freeware and it gives me a website with all the stats for my users. simple to set up and use. Each user has a simple Queue set up then use the "Queue-> simple->print oid" command to get a list of the OID's. put the OID's in the SNMPView config file. ru...