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by artie11
Thu Feb 07, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: IEEE 802.1Qbb
Replies: 5
Views: 1369

Re: IEEE 802.1Qbb

Forgot to come back and let everyone know. Asked Support... /SadFace Hello, CRS3xx series switches provide wirespeed Layer2 forwarding on all their ports. Since RoCE protocol is encapsulated with L2 Ethernet header, CRS3xx switches can forward it, but the Priority Flow Control (IEEE 802.1Qbb) is not...
by artie11
Thu Nov 15, 2018 2:25 am
Forum: General
Topic: IEEE 802.1Qbb
Replies: 5
Views: 1369

Re: IEEE 802.1Qbb

*Bump*
Really want to know if we can use this for an interconnect for 10gbit RDMA traffic.
by artie11
Sat Apr 14, 2018 3:58 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: Logging of all administrator user actions
Replies: 19
Views: 5283

Re: Feature Request: Logging of all administrator user actions

+1, Would really help as we ship logs for central processing.
by artie11
Fri Jun 24, 2016 6:53 am
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: CHR + Hyper-V + Virtual Nic in Trunk Mode = VLAN issues
Replies: 10
Views: 6877

Re: CHR + Hyper-V + Virtual Nic in Trunk Mode = VLAN issues

I've got it running with a 3 day uptime so far... I've configured the PPTP and it's working... Hope it stays up and stable... no weirdness as yet.
by artie11
Fri Jun 24, 2016 6:49 am
Forum: General
Topic: [FEATURE REQUEST] Two Factor Authentication
Replies: 22
Views: 14229

Re: [FEATURE REQUEST] Two Factor Authentication

Are you saying there is no merit to increasing local access security for a device which is used everywhere from DC,Wisp all the way down to Home and Travel routers, You must think about use cases other than your own. Just because it can be done via Radius, Doesn't mean it should, and it doesn't nega...
by artie11
Thu Jun 23, 2016 3:48 am
Forum: General
Topic: LLDP
Replies: 126
Views: 43953

Re: LLDP

Which is largely limited to Cisco, Ubiquiti and Mikrotik devices. No Mimosa, no Cambium, no Juniper, no Polycom, no.... No HP,  no Extreme, no Netgear,  no Allied Telesis No TP Link, No D-Link, No Yealink, No SuperMicro... Other Known LLDP Supporters: Brocade, Avaya, Zyxel, Huawei, even those crapp...
by artie11
Thu Jun 23, 2016 3:30 am
Forum: General
Topic: [FEATURE REQUEST] Two Factor Authentication
Replies: 22
Views: 14229

Re: [FEATURE REQUEST] Two Factor Authentication

Surely after nearly 4 Years since my Initial Request... It has to have been at least discussed at Mikrotik.... Can we get an official answer on this... 6.5k views on this thread, Can't be because it's a terrible idea. At this point in time... not having 2F Login to the Tiks has become a serious issu...
by artie11
Thu Jun 23, 2016 3:26 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: Multiple Ping/Traceroutes in Winbox
Replies: 5
Views: 2649

Re: Feature Request: Multiple Ping/Traceroutes in Winbox

 multiple wifi scan and other wifi tools.
That's not really possible as it has to have access to the chipset directly... same how when you're running a scan it drops the connection/AP, Hardware limitation.... 
But Would love Multi Torch !
by artie11
Tue Jun 21, 2016 7:23 am
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: CHR + Hyper-V + Virtual Nic in Trunk Mode = VLAN issues
Replies: 10
Views: 6877

Re: CHR + Hyper-V + Virtual Nic in Trunk Mode = VLAN issues

I've rebuilt it again using the specs you recommended MacSpoofing, VMQ off, IPSec offload Off This is the command i've set for the exterior NIC, with 104 being the VLAN I want this one on. set-vmnetworkAdapterVlan -NativeVlanId 0 -AllowedVlanIdList "0,104" -trunk Running Server 2012R2 with Broadcom ...
by artie11
Mon Jun 20, 2016 9:39 am
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: CHR + Hyper-V + Virtual Nic in Trunk Mode = VLAN issues
Replies: 10
Views: 6877

Re: CHR + Hyper-V + Virtual Nic in Trunk Mode = VLAN issues

Same here.... Nics listed as Incomplete whether they're legacy or not Weird issues...  One Nic internal -> no default Route (No VLAN) - Local IP One Nic External with Default Route ( Using VLAN ) - External IP Pinging internally happily.... try to connect to web port or Mikrotik external to network....
by artie11
Thu May 05, 2016 12:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: Multiple Ping/Traceroutes in Winbox
Replies: 5
Views: 2649

Feature Request: Multiple Ping/Traceroutes in Winbox

Would be really useful to have multiple windows open so that when debugging we don't have to choose which endpoint to monitor. We can have 2 or even 3... If you need a limit 5 would be the far upper bound I could imagine.
by artie11
Fri May 09, 2014 8:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: CRS - VLANs and Trunking
Replies: 0
Views: 343

CRS - VLANs and Trunking

I'm a fair hand at Mikrotik Configuration... But this VLAN tagging in the Switches has thrown me.. I want to trunk in 4 Network Ports and hand out 2 VLANS per port... One tagged.. One untagged... for VOIP I think If you just had an example of something similar i'd be right.... I've got the network t...
by artie11
Thu Feb 13, 2014 12:03 am
Forum: General
Topic: SSTP Site-To-Site VPN keeps dropping
Replies: 4
Views: 2752

Re: SSTP Site-To-Site VPN keeps dropping

Well my assumption was correct... over 23 hours of uptime.. with no signs of instability. The more troubling thing I guess would be the Ping time... They're quite unstable... On the PPTP... 14ms Response time... fairly steady On SSTP .... 32 - 70ms Response time... which is a pretty massive variance...
by artie11
Wed Feb 12, 2014 1:10 am
Forum: General
Topic: SSTP Site-To-Site VPN keeps dropping
Replies: 4
Views: 2752

Re: SSTP Site-To-Site VPN keeps dropping

I also have the same issue.. I have 50mbps pipe at one end and 100mbps at the other... Not private on purpose SSTP link - Drops every few hours but easily pushes 4.7MB/s via FTP (I'm doing some big uploads while testing) PPTP link - Testing reliability now... But only pushes 3.7MB/s via FTP I'm goin...
by artie11
Wed Oct 09, 2013 5:14 am
Forum: General
Topic: vrrp and bridge/rstp bug - no heartbeat when master
Replies: 4
Views: 1286

Re: vrrp and bridge/rstp bug - no heartbeat when master

I too have some oddness with VRRP on bridge...
Is this officially supported?

I have Bridges for each of my VLANs which come from a single interface, It's advised to place any IP on the bridge not on the bridge ports
by artie11
Thu Mar 21, 2013 12:14 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Mikrotik SFPs
Replies: 2
Views: 1432

Re: Mikrotik SFPs

Thanks for that Definitive Answer
by artie11
Wed Mar 20, 2013 6:04 am
Forum: General
Topic: Connecting to Same Provider Redundantly
Replies: 1
Views: 403

Connecting to Same Provider Redundantly

I've got 2x Mikrotik Boxes setup and have VRRP for the outgoing gateway I've got a /24 external that we have access to via the Provider. We then Statically NAT them into our network from there. So each of the servers uses it's external IP So for instance 192.168.88.0/24 will be external for this exa...
by artie11
Wed Mar 20, 2013 2:15 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Mikrotik SFPs
Replies: 2
Views: 1432

Mikrotik SFPs

This is probably going to sound like a Dumb Question.. But not knowing if SFP's are by standard hot-swappable Are the Mikrotik SFP's hot swappable with a CCR-1036? I know there are some Hotswappable SFP's but having never plugged them in live before, I just don't want to short out one of our CCR's t...
by artie11
Mon Oct 08, 2012 5:53 am
Forum: General
Topic: Performance?
Replies: 1
Views: 354

Re: Performance?

Looking further into it... Some of their data doesn't quite add up... Their Line rates PPS per packet size are not the same as those quoted by Mikrotik.

Anyone who knows networking a bit deeper than me know how they come up with numbers that differ so far from Mikrotik's Numbers?
by artie11
Mon Oct 08, 2012 5:51 am
Forum: General
Topic: [FEATURE REQUEST] Two Factor Authentication
Replies: 22
Views: 14229

Re: [FEATURE REQUEST] Two Factor Authentication

You realise that most sites are getting serious about this sort of security... Currently you could do this through an external Radius solution... But Mikrotik should really take notice as many others have started offering it.. I'm having trouble selling Mikrotik to Enterprises because of security po...
by artie11
Mon Oct 08, 2012 5:23 am
Forum: General
Topic: Performance?
Replies: 1
Views: 354

Performance?

http://dl.ubnt.com/Tolly212128UbiquitiE ... kroTik.pdf

Any thoughts as some customers pointed this sheet to me regarding ubiquiti's New stuff

Is there a physical limit when coming to passing 64 byte packets through.. As all the mikrotik gear says 151,000 PPS for gigabit
by artie11
Wed Oct 03, 2012 3:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: [FEATURE REQUEST] Two Factor Authentication
Replies: 22
Views: 14229

[FEATURE REQUEST] Two Factor Authentication

I've been trying to implement two factor everywhere and found the lowest common denominator that's safe is the Google Authenticator It's safe, secure and completely offline. It doesn't use any proprietary anything and would be a perfect fit... All you'd need is a module for login and the ability for...
by artie11
Sun Apr 22, 2012 1:30 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: TFTPD32 working with RouterBoards (& Telstra 4G + OpenWRT)
Replies: 4
Views: 3809

Re: TFTPD32 working with RouterBoards (& Telstra 4G + OpenWR

I tried the Telstra Black Modem Yesterday, Using the info and data channels from above. However it didn't work. I found that if you ran the info tool it would say error invalid command when trying to receive the signal strength etc. It was definitely the right info channel as the modem details were ...
by artie11
Wed Sep 28, 2011 10:40 am
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP Backup for Microsoft DHCP
Replies: 2
Views: 816

Re: DHCP Backup for Microsoft DHCP

Microsoft Detects the Mikrotik DHCP service even when set to wait 10s, It detects and then shuts down. Which means that if you restart the DHCP Windows server, When it comes up, mikrotik is already serving dhcp, So microsoft shuts down and rarely recovers correctly. I realize that this is mostly a m...
by artie11
Sun Sep 25, 2011 8:11 am
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP Backup for Microsoft DHCP
Replies: 2
Views: 816

DHCP Backup for Microsoft DHCP

I was wondering if anyone has managed to get mikrotik to behave as a backup to a microsoft dhcp server, Usually microsoft detects the mikrotik even if it's setup with a 10s delay.

Has anyone figured out how to get mikrotik setup for this?
by artie11
Fri Aug 19, 2011 1:23 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Feature - Protocol Matching
Replies: 1
Views: 596

Feature - Protocol Matching

Can we get a way to match both TCP and UDP in single firewall or mangle rule, Would save doubling up for lots of protocols that can use TCP or UDP
by artie11
Fri Aug 19, 2011 12:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request - Winbox - Reconnect
Replies: 2
Views: 1360

Feature Request - Winbox - Reconnect

After a device connection is lost, How about a reconnect button, Sometimes I work on some really dodgy links sometimes no layer3 and layer2 is particularly sketchy. Just a reconnect button would save a bunch of time Had 1 link I had to work over where i'd only get 30 - 40 seconds before it would tim...
by artie11
Fri Aug 19, 2011 11:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: Flooding big problemmmmm
Replies: 4
Views: 759

Re: Flooding big problemmmmm

Got enough default gateways? Especially all at distance 1. I concur with above, Even just a brief description of what this network is, Wireless, LAN, WAN (Provide method) Also perhaps you should run some netflow analysis to check who is doing what I used PRTG the other day with some success, Would b...
by artie11
Thu Aug 18, 2011 11:41 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Power Backup Systems
Replies: 7
Views: 1515

Re: Power Backup Systems

Also as mentioned in another topic I found in this forum, Does anyone claim any validity to "Excercising" Batteries by turning off power for a minute or 2 a day. I'll post my working setup once I've got it all sorted, I do however love the idea of using an extremely cheap Voip adapter(Or similar net...
by artie11
Thu Aug 18, 2011 10:50 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Power Backup Systems
Replies: 7
Views: 1515

Re: Power Backup Systems

Hey can I get an opinion on a setup? http://www.mini-box.com/Y-PWR-Hot-Swap-Load-Sharing-Controller Plugged into Either of These http://www.mini-box.com/picoUPS-100-12V-DC-micro-UPS-system-battery-backup-system?sc=8&category=1264 http://www.mini-box.com/DCDC-USB?sc=8&category=1264 The second one has...
by artie11
Wed Aug 17, 2011 12:04 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Solar Tracking
Replies: 10
Views: 4644

Re: Solar Tracking

Thanks for the info, Very helpful, Just what I need to keep gear running during the zombie apocalypse ;)
by artie11
Sun Aug 14, 2011 3:21 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Power Backup Systems
Replies: 7
Views: 1515

Re: Power Backup Systems

I totally understand the waveform issues, It's not even clean 230 coming out, I had a site with ~260 for a week straight before the power company resolved it. UPS was constantly carrying on. Which is why I was looking for something to feed the batteries that wouldn't particularly care about input vo...
by artie11
Sun Aug 14, 2011 3:12 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Solar Tracking
Replies: 10
Views: 4644

Re: Solar Tracking

Out of interest how much did the methanol Fuel cell system cost you?

There isn't any prices or dealers in australia, So just ballpark.
by artie11
Sun Aug 14, 2011 2:00 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Power Backup Systems
Replies: 7
Views: 1515

Power Backup Systems

I just thought i'd ask how most people on this forum power their Routerboards not only on Remote sites but in datacentre's we're on a bit of a power cutting kick at the moment and have been amalgamating the several old x86 routeros units to routerboards where applicable and just generally making the...
by artie11
Sun Aug 07, 2011 11:43 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Fetch Command - HTTP Upload
Replies: 3
Views: 1614

Re: Fetch Command - HTTP Upload

Nevermind, I've already tested, It doesn't work.

Can we have a look at adding this as a feature request, Being able to HTTP Post from the routerboard would be good, All sorts of things, Upload of Scans saved to files (Pending Feature), Config uploads, Stats monitoring
by artie11
Sun Aug 07, 2011 11:39 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: IT Elite Antennas
Replies: 4
Views: 918

Re: IT Elite Antennas

Looking at both the MRA and PRA range for CPE gear. I've got all the Sectors I need at the moment, But always need CPE gear Also am going to attempt a 3km, 900mhz link. Don't have great LOS in fact i'm sure I won't see it, Too many trees in the way. But they have a 900mhz PRA in dual polarity. Was g...
by artie11
Sat Aug 06, 2011 2:33 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Fetch Command - HTTP Upload
Replies: 3
Views: 1614

Fetch Command - HTTP Upload

Does the Fetch tool allow HTTP post?
or is it FTP only?
Would like to update some stats from behind a massive firewall.
by artie11
Sat Aug 06, 2011 12:14 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB711-2hn
Replies: 1
Views: 837

RB711-2hn

Does anyone know whether the radio they have installed on the 711-2hn could support dual chain connectivity? I know it only has 1x mmcx connector, But if one was to add a second MMCX, Would this be usable. I haven't even purchased a RB711-2hn yet, I'm waiting on some new enclosures to turn up, Howev...
by artie11
Sat Aug 06, 2011 11:48 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: IT Elite Antennas
Replies: 4
Views: 918

Re: IT Elite Antennas

I'm just about to order a range of them, in 900,2.4 and 5.8 as well as the 5.8 sectors. So we'll see
by artie11
Fri Aug 05, 2011 3:12 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: IT Elite Antennas
Replies: 4
Views: 918

IT Elite Antennas

I know this is a little outside this community, But you guys seem to have the answer for everything. Anyone used IT Elite antennas? I see lots of sites sell them, However I see very little info on forums about them, Could be good, Could be bad. Although people tend to complain online so probably goo...
by artie11
Thu Aug 04, 2011 12:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 3g modem not showing in /ports
Replies: 4
Views: 1526

Re: 3g modem not showing in /ports

So what do we do if when you plug in a usb 3g modem it crashes? Does Support file include enough to figure that out?
by artie11
Thu Aug 04, 2011 11:37 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: will work this PTP 50km link?
Replies: 28
Views: 6779

Re: will work this PTP 50km link?

40mhz Turbo?
What version of Mikrotik you got on the boxes, I haven't updated to the latest 5.6, but I haven't seen that in a channel width before.

Anyone?

Could just be my inexperience with the XR5 cards, I use R52hn across the board, The occaisional R2n for indoor stuff.
by artie11
Wed Aug 03, 2011 12:19 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: P2P (Point to Point) some help wanted
Replies: 9
Views: 1489

Re: P2P (Point to Point) some help wanted

I'm not seeing why you would intentionally try and make a longer link just to save a radio. Spend the extra, get the best antenna's and the best cards. That way if it doesn't work you can't blame the gear. Make it 2 seperate links and then you can route/bridge from there. I'd put 2 Radio in Base, Se...
by artie11
Fri Jul 29, 2011 1:50 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: will work this PTP 50km link?
Replies: 28
Views: 6779

Re: will work this PTP 50km link?

How did this go?
by artie11
Wed Jul 27, 2011 2:28 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Aligning Wireless
Replies: 2
Views: 621

Re: Aligning Wireless

That'd be great if the 435g's weren't 25m away from the antenna's :D But that's awesome, my wireless signal strength script that I have used wasn't nearly as good as that one, Bookmarked for sure. There was a utility I found on here that mapped wireless signal over google maps, Creates coverage maps...
by artie11
Sun Jul 24, 2011 12:18 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Aligning Wireless
Replies: 2
Views: 621

Aligning Wireless

I've had some issues getting alignment with some antenna's. I was just wondering what do most people do for antenna Alignment with the Dual Polarity antenna's. I had 4x 30dB Dual Polarity 5.8's. 2 on each end, obviously being a 30db the beamwidths were 4 and 6 degree respectively. The link was only ...
by artie11
Sun Jun 05, 2011 1:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Load balance, multiple full duplex wireless links
Replies: 3
Views: 885

Re: Load balance, multiple full duplex wireless links

Did I mention that It's not a routed network deal, Full Layer 2 Pass Through. There is some QOS to be applied but it's the same network at each end So I've currently got. Network -> QOS (RB750g) -> Balance-rr to port 4,5 on RB750g -> EoIP Tunnel across each pair of 435g's. 2 at each end, EoIP 1 to 1...
by artie11
Sun Jun 05, 2011 3:09 am
Forum: General
Topic: Load balance, multiple full duplex wireless links
Replies: 3
Views: 885

Load balance, multiple full duplex wireless links

I am just about to complete a job where there is 2x full duplex wireless n links. I'm in the testing phase at the moment. I currently have 2x 435g's per end, handling the full duplex part, now to load balance these I'm going to add a rb750g each end. I've got the 435.s doing eoip at the moment. I'm ...
by artie11
Sun May 08, 2011 1:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Billing Solutions
Replies: 18
Views: 6851

Re: Billing Solutions

artie, pretty sure I was the guy you went out to dinner with, at the Pig n' Whistle ??
That wasn't me, Don't remember the Pig n' Whistle, Do remember hearing someone saying they were heading there. But not me.
by artie11
Wed May 04, 2011 9:03 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB435G Case
Replies: 4
Views: 2063

RB435G Case

Has anyone worked out what cases they'll be using for the RB435G?

Will end up having to get a misc case and modify it, from the looks
by artie11
Sun May 01, 2011 9:19 am
Forum: General
Topic: Billing Solutions
Replies: 18
Views: 6851

Re: Billing Solutions

yeah, We did have a chat, I was the guy not in that photo, Quite literally behind the cameraman.
Cool, Good to put faces to names
by artie11
Sat Apr 30, 2011 10:23 am
Forum: General
Topic: Billing Solutions
Replies: 18
Views: 6851

Re: Billing Solutions

Just thought I might have met you there, Probably did, But a few of us went out to dinner, and I didn't get 1 of their contact details, thought it might have been you with your great articles in your blog
by artie11
Fri Apr 29, 2011 12:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Billing Solutions
Replies: 18
Views: 6851

Re: Billing Solutions

omega-00, Did you come to the MUM?
And joined us for dinner on Friday?
by artie11
Thu Apr 28, 2011 3:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Bonding Multiple 3G modems
Replies: 14
Views: 11057

Re: Bonding Multiple 3G modems

They may Sync at the same speed and have the same signal, However Actual data throughput is varied from transmit to transmit.

Your best option would be per connection load balance them, Which may not be what you need depending on the your application.
by artie11
Thu Apr 28, 2011 1:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Winbox for Android OS?
Replies: 25
Views: 36295

Re: Winbox for Android OS?

TikBox!
TikDroid
AndroTik
WinBoxDroid

Anything will do :D
by artie11
Thu Apr 28, 2011 1:31 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Billing Solutions
Replies: 18
Views: 6851

Billing Solutions

I'm currently looking for billing solutions for a WISP, PPPoe Accounting is fine, however that's just total bytes, In the future I'd like to include some free unmetered content. So my question is, Does anyone have any ideas of what they like/use, Keeping in mind we would like to have unmetered conte...
by artie11
Fri Apr 22, 2011 11:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: MUM Australia LIVE
Replies: 3
Views: 503

Re: MUM Australia LIVE

It wasn't low res from the 4th row, Not that it helps you ;)
by artie11
Fri Apr 01, 2011 2:28 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Possible Dual, Dual Polarity Link
Replies: 2
Views: 777

Re: Possible Dual, Dual Polarity Link

Anyone have any thoughts on this design?

I was planning on using the RB750's for some QOS filtering and priority.

Is this even slightly efficient or am I wasting my time?
by artie11
Tue Mar 29, 2011 9:06 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Possible Dual, Dual Polarity Link
Replies: 2
Views: 777

Possible Dual, Dual Polarity Link

I'm looking at putting into place a dual radio link, Each Radio Set would be using a dual polarity antenna and 2x R52n cards to create a Full Duplex Link, Then have a load balance between the 2 Full Duplex links. I'm considering using all mikrotik gear for the links, Perhaps even Ubiquiti. I've atta...
by artie11
Sat Feb 26, 2011 8:28 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Read files with Script
Replies: 1
Views: 974

Read files with Script

The Scripting manual mentions that you can now read and write to files without size limitations in scripts. From, Scripting Examples. [/lua "local f=assert(io.open('/test.txt', 'w+')); f:write(newContent); f:close()"]; All I'm getting "bad command name" I'm using both, 4.11 on a RB750 4.50 on X86 De...