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by Ansy
Thu Jul 11, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.45.1 [stable] is released!
Replies: 379
Views: 49272

Re: v6.45.1 [stable] is released!

I wonder why Mikrotik guys don't pin this instruction to every hAP lite (may be other cheap, low memory, smips) device: Don't expect too many features of it, especially memory hangry ones! Don't use bundled " Main package " RouterOS at all -- that files are too heavy for lite devices. Download only ...
by Ansy
Fri May 17, 2019 11:30 am
Forum: General
Topic: Rename Address-List
Replies: 2
Views: 1370

Re: Rename Address-List

How about simply swap address-list (as ipset swap in Linux iptables)?
by Ansy
Sat Mar 16, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Out of disk space - upgrading hAP Lite from v6.35 to v6.35.2
Replies: 20
Views: 8991

Re: Out of disk space - upgrading hAP Lite from v6.35 to v6.35.2

May be don't include modules disabled by default in RouterOS package for smips?
advanced-tools, hotspot, mpls, routing, security -- that modules can be uploaded separately.
by Ansy
Sat Mar 16, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.44.1 [stable] is released!
Replies: 86
Views: 16926

Re: v6.44.1 [stable] is released!

Can't upgrade one of my hAP lite from 6.44 to 6.44.1 -- "not enough space for upgrade" :( Files are empty, all modules are disabled ( system is active only), 14.3MB free RAM. Configuration is based on static IP (two routes for failover), 10 default firewall filter rules, masquerade and one raw again...
by Ansy
Fri May 12, 2017 8:53 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.39.1 [current]
Replies: 158
Views: 35514

Re: v6.39.1 [current]

Sorry, some records failed to add because of more than 63 chars length (I've specially tested this limit). A DNS name cannot be longer than 255 chars in total and no more than 63 chars in each "label" (part between dots). That is described in the standard, so when you expected to use longer labels ...
by Ansy
Thu May 11, 2017 3:21 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.39.1 [current]
Replies: 158
Views: 35514

Re: v6.39.1 [current]

What's new in 6.39.1 (2017-Apr-27 10:06): *) dns - made loading thousands of static entries faster; Wonder how many that "thousands of static entries" can I load (faster or not) into DNS server? dnsmasq manage about 50K eating 30MB RAM on x86... works well... wont the same in MT. Tested on hEX (RB7...
by Ansy
Wed May 10, 2017 2:48 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.39.1 [current]
Replies: 158
Views: 35514

Re: v6.39.1 [current]

What's new in 6.39.1 (2017-Apr-27 10:06): *) dns - made loading thousands of static entries faster; Wonder how many that "thousands of static entries" can I load (faster or not) into DNS server? dnsmasq manage about 50K eating 30MB RAM on x86... works well... wont the same in MT. Tested on hEX (RB7...
by Ansy
Thu May 04, 2017 6:49 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.39.1 [current]
Replies: 158
Views: 35514

Re: v6.39.1 [current]

I finally managed to recover hEX off the bootloop (some tryes & tricks used), but... MT , why, Why, WHY do you make undocumented changes breaking our scripts??? /ip proxy access remove numbers=[find action=deny] Works in 6.38.5, doesn't work in 6.39.1 /ip proxy access remove numbers=[find action="de...
by Ansy
Wed May 03, 2017 3:53 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.39.1 [current]
Replies: 158
Views: 35514

Re: v6.39.1 [current]

What's new in 6.39.1 (2017-Apr-27 10:06):
*) dns - made loading thousands of static entries faster;
Wonder how many that "thousands of static entries" can I load (faster or not) into DNS server?
dnsmasq manage about 50K eating 30MB RAM on x86... works well... wont the same in MT.
by Ansy
Tue May 02, 2017 1:14 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.39 [current]
Replies: 89
Views: 32298

Re: v6.39 [current]

!) firewall - discontinued support for p2p matcher (old rules will become invalid); So how we should detect p2p traffic now? p2p matcher with two-step method (add destination ip to address list and block/prioritize this list) is working very good for me. For BitTorrent traffic (sorry for video only...
by Ansy
Tue May 02, 2017 11:37 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.39 [current]
Replies: 89
Views: 32298

Re: v6.39 [current]

Updated 6.39 OK: two hAP lite ( smips RB941-2nD ) devices one RB751U-2HnD ( mipsbe ) device one hEX ( mmips RB750Gr3 ) device But another hEX RB750Gr3 bricked into bootloop (BEEP, reboot, BEEP, reboot, ... ) and doesn't accept any control actions -- netinstall too. What can I do with it? RMA?
by Ansy
Tue Feb 14, 2017 12:57 pm
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: DNS static records limit?
Replies: 14
Views: 3284

Re: DNS static records limit?

one for static record and another two for created A and PTR in cache I can't see any A or PTR type records in DNS cache for my static DNS records created... are they hidden? And why that STATIC records have to be cached at all -- if they are STATIC and always active? I am on 6.39RC and I have them ...
by Ansy
Tue Feb 14, 2017 5:29 am
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: DNS static records limit?
Replies: 14
Views: 3284

Re: DNS static records limit?

one for static record and another two for created A and PTR in cache
I can't see any A or PTR type records in DNS cache for my static DNS records created... are they hidden?
And why that STATIC records have to be cached at all -- if they are STATIC and always active?
by Ansy
Mon Feb 13, 2017 2:30 pm
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: DNS static records limit?
Replies: 14
Views: 3284

Re: DNS static records limit?

I've tested creating static DNS records on RB2011 with 128MB RAM onboard. Device crashed under above 27K records (not regexp's -- plain names!) when free memory remains less than 5MB. I wonder how webproxy can manage 37K regexp's? The same content, the same strings and much more work to filter them ...
by Ansy
Sat Feb 11, 2017 7:12 pm
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: DNS static records limit?
Replies: 14
Views: 3284

Re: DNS static records limit?

FYI: It is possible to use dnsmasq to block Web advertising by using a list of known banner-ad servers, all resolving to 127.0.0.1 or 0.0.0.0, in /etc/hosts or an additional hosts file. The list can be very long, dnsmasq has been tested successfully with one million names . That size file needs a 1G...
by Ansy
Sat Feb 11, 2017 8:40 am
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: DNS static records limit?
Replies: 14
Views: 3284

Re: DNS static records limit?

What's wrong about RAM, guys? Embedded web proxy always DOES this work with about 36K regexps (& about 38K IPs in firewall address list). Of course, it eats RAM (we need to store all that strings at last), but why DNS records have to eat more RAM than webproxy records? And IMHO DNS internal procedur...
by Ansy
Fri Feb 10, 2017 8:17 pm
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: DNS static records limit?
Replies: 14
Views: 3284

DNS static records limit?

How many /ip dns static records can I create? I've managed only about 1500... but I need 37'000+ for now (and growing). Yes, it's for strong traffic filtering purpose (sad, but that's government law) with fast growing "black lists". Not found any option to control or check this limit. It's not DNS c...
by Ansy
Wed Oct 19, 2016 12:33 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Winbox 3.7 released!
Replies: 63
Views: 108833

Re: Winbox 3.7 released!

Is it planned Multi-choice for options in Show Columns submenu?
It's very frustrating to check-scroll-uncheck every item from so many ones, especially using remote desktop software on touch-screen gadgets...
by Ansy
Wed Aug 03, 2016 9:44 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.36 [current] is released!
Replies: 183
Views: 40628

Re: v6.36 [current] is released!

Mobile Tik-App for Android began to crash immediately after login to 6.36 upgraded devices. 6.35.4 worked OK . Many routers -- RB750UP, RB951U, RB2011, HAP lite. Please check, confirm and fix something. Thanks in advance. Hello, What phone are you using? Are you able connect to demo.mt.lv and demo2...
by Ansy
Tue Jul 26, 2016 10:46 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.36 [current] is released!
Replies: 183
Views: 40628

Re: v6.36 [current] is released!

Mobile Tik-App for Android began to crash immediately after login to 6.36 upgraded devices. 6.35.4 worked OK . Many routers -- RB750UP, RB951U, RB2011, HAP lite. Please check, confirm and fix something. Thanks in advance. Hello, What phone are you using? Are you able connect to demo.mt.lv and demo2...
by Ansy
Mon Jul 25, 2016 11:22 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.36 [current] is released!
Replies: 183
Views: 40628

Re: v6.36 [current] is released!

Mobile Tik-App for Android began to crash immediately after login to 6.36 upgraded devices.
6.35.4 worked OK.
Many routers -- RB750UP, RB951U, RB2011, HAP lite.
Please check, confirm and fix something. Thanks in advance.
by Ansy
Fri Jul 01, 2016 11:34 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.35.4 [current] is released!
Replies: 51
Views: 21399

Re: v6.35.4 [current] is released!

Updated RB750UP from 6.35. 2 to 6.35. 4 this night. Got some white hairs... This device itself has rebooted fine... but not all PoE-powered by it. Thus, Ubiquiti NanoBridge M2 and NanoStation M2 " auto on " PoE-ed OK. But -- Mikrotik RB2011UAS-2HnD-IN was dead (the same current ROS version, updated ...
by Ansy
Thu Mar 17, 2016 10:53 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Winbox3.3 released!
Replies: 37
Views: 9122

Re: Winbox3.3 released!

Winbox V3 problem including V3.3: Look at the picture, at my screen size 1280x800px, in Wireless - Advanced Mode window size too long. How about smaller screen pixel size such as notebook PC 1366x768 or netbook PC 1024x600? How can we set? Imagine if all buttons and info located at title bar (such ...
by Ansy
Fri Jan 29, 2016 11:48 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Winbox3.0 released!
Replies: 45
Views: 15251

Re: Winbox3.0 released!

MT guys , Is it possible to add graphical field History (Upload/Download) into Queue List table? Looking like History field in Tools - Traceroute result table. It would be very useful to monitor bandwidth distribution with another one dimension (time) in addition to sorted by Upload/Download (Avg) ...
by Ansy
Tue Jan 19, 2016 2:12 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.33.5 [current] is released!
Replies: 120
Views: 33221

Re: v6.33.5 [current] is released! - DISCONNECTION DURING CREATE SUPOUT.RIF FILE -

HI, THE CREATION OF SUPOUT.RIF FILE DOSNT WORK FINE. I TRIED SEVERAL TIMES BY USING THE COMMAND MENU "MAKE SUPOUT.RIF" AND THE EFFECT IS THE ROUTER DISCONNECT AND AFTER THE FILE IS NOT GENERATE COMPLETELY, JUST ONLY 24 KB. I wonder how much is CPU load just while supout.rif creating? This can be th...
by Ansy
Thu Dec 17, 2015 2:10 pm
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: Feature request: Module memory usage in Profile
Replies: 7
Views: 2794

Re: Feature request: Module memory usage in Profile

+1

RB751U-2HnD -- 3+MB free RAM only... it's not leakage, it's Firewall Address Lists I think.
But without memory monitoring I can guess only. Should I change device/vendor or optimize configuration?

Memory usage feature would be very useful.
by Ansy
Wed Dec 02, 2015 9:39 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Winbox3.0 released!
Replies: 45
Views: 15251

Re: Winbox3.0 released!

I see PoE Out Voltage values are the same for every interface because of passive PoE implementation sheme in RB devices, so this is a global value for certain device. It uses whole wide column in Winbox Interface List table. But it's very important indicator -- what's about PSU health? Is UPS batter...
by Ansy
Wed Dec 02, 2015 9:16 am
Forum: General
Topic: # BUG !!! INTERFACE - ETHER - POWER-CYCLE-PING-ADDRESS #
Replies: 14
Views: 3150

Re: # BUG !!! INTERFACE - ETHER - POWER-CYCLE-PING-ADDRESS #

I've upgraded bridging RB750UP to 6.33.2, Power-Cycle-Ping is fixed -- THANKS MT! I wonder how often powered devices are pinged? Power Cycle Ping Timeout value? What if my device starts to reply ping in 5-10-15 minutes after powered on (f.e. Cambium heater applied when cold weather), but I want to p...
by Ansy
Wed Nov 25, 2015 8:30 am
Forum: General
Topic: # BUG !!! INTERFACE - ETHER - POWER-CYCLE-PING-ADDRESS #
Replies: 14
Views: 3150

Re: # BUG !!! INTERFACE - ETHER - POWER-CYCLE-PING-ADDRESS #

I can confirm, all my ports are bridged together, ROS v6.33.1 on RB750UP.
Can ping IP manually, but Power-Cycle-Ping ignores this fact and reboots connected/powered device.
by Ansy
Wed Nov 11, 2015 10:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: # BUG !!! INTERFACE - ETHER - POWER-CYCLE-PING-ADDRESS #
Replies: 14
Views: 3150

Re: # BUG !!! INTERFACE - ETHER - POWER-CYCLE-PING-ADDRESS #

Another bug?
2015-11-09 16-56-23 Скриншот экрана.png
Why does it reboot my PoE device while it's online?

And what about "grace period" to NOT reboot while device is starting just after power cycle and before it become ready to ping reply?
by Ansy
Mon Sep 14, 2015 9:38 am
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: Русскоязычный раздел форума.
Replies: 10
Views: 5483

Re: Русскоязычный раздел форума.

Разработчики и техподдержка без проблем понимают на русском, если написать им официальный тикет на почту support@mikrotik.com Отвечают, правда, транслитом (ну, не продают там современных клавиатур с кириллической раскладкой) -- все вполне понятно и по делу. А судя по применяемым оборотам речи -- сов...
by Ansy
Tue Sep 08, 2015 11:48 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.32.1 released
Replies: 76
Views: 18514

Re: v6.32.1 released

In addition to the closed topic http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?p=498465#p498465 I happened to notice in System - Resources that one of the spare RB750UP devices has 250MHz CPU frequency instead of the normal 400MHz . I do remember that just loaded ROS (twice) and upgraded firmware, but did ...
by Ansy
Mon Sep 07, 2015 1:43 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.32 released [version temporarily removed]
Replies: 116
Views: 29037

Re: v6.32 released [version temporarily removed]

I upgrade RB750UP from 6.15 to 6.32 and I did not have any problem. RB750UP is powering up 4 devices (1 RB Metal5, 2 RB912, 1 NetMetal). Do I have to downgrade in any case? The very same question! I needed to swap my RB750UP 6. 31 (AFAIK) devices due to unexpected huge port flapping/constantly rebo...
by Ansy
Wed Aug 19, 2015 2:58 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: 6.31 released
Replies: 227
Views: 46332

Re: 6.31 released

Nightly I've updated my RB750UP ( yes, 3xPoE out ) to ROS 6.32/fw3.24, I was afraid but I really need in Use IP Firewall on Bridge + Simple Queues working there. Well done MT! Finally you (I hope, crossing my fingers... ) fixed it! :) [Ticket#2015080366000534] http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php...
by Ansy
Mon Aug 03, 2015 3:44 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.30.2 bugfix release
Replies: 148
Views: 37279

Re: v6.30.2 bugfix release

New device from spare parts, fresh 6.30.2 with 3.24 firmware, old config. Bridge - Settings - Use IP Firewall still broken : NewRB750UPoldIssue.png Frozen interface to configure or just monitor something. Empty fields/lisits (console too), can't control anything . Periodically reboots by watchdog, ...
by Ansy
Mon Aug 03, 2015 11:27 am
Forum: General
Topic: Unidentified IP Traffic(see video)
Replies: 4
Views: 725

Re: Unidentified IP Traffic(see video)

That's UDP/53 traffic -- mainly DNS Amplification Attack to victim host 212.35.2.113. Mikrotik , please make option IP - DNS - Allow remote requests by default turned OFF . I see already 3-rd case of this attack on just installed our customers' RouterBoards. All of them have a real IP-addresses, and...
by Ansy
Tue Jul 21, 2015 1:50 pm
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: [feature request] Graphing PINGS to IP address
Replies: 10
Views: 2541

Re: [feature request] Graphing PINGS to IP address

Online Tools -Traceroute does the job, looks like mtr.
Offline... may be Graphing wil be usefull, but until reboot only... or wasting FLASH lifetime?
by Ansy
Tue Jul 21, 2015 1:43 pm
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: Feature request: Remove fasttrack dummy rule
Replies: 33
Views: 36972

Re: Feature request: Remove fasttrack dummy rule

Does just renaming that dummy accept rule to account rule solve the problem?
by Ansy
Mon Jul 20, 2015 9:57 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: 6.30 released
Replies: 180
Views: 41385

Re: 6.30 released

So it looks to me that boards that already might have some issue on the ethernet part of connections (mismatch in settings on both ends or board with Gigabit connected to fastehternet port connected and both on 'auto' are a disaster. Under 6.27 my rb800 (gigabit ports) connected to a rb433AG (fastE...
by Ansy
Wed Jul 15, 2015 9:18 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: 6.31 RC testing
Replies: 41
Views: 12935

Re: 6.31 RC testing

Updated to 6.31rc6 this night, RB750UP in Bridge mode + Use IP Firewall (+ NAT + Simple Queues) still here. [Ticket#2015071466000444] http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?p=490742#p490742 http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?p=490689#p490689 Works well until turn Bridge - Settings - Use IP Fir...
by Ansy
Tue Jul 14, 2015 2:20 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: 6.30 released
Replies: 180
Views: 41385

Re: 6.30 released

Ansy - have you conacted MikroTik support about it ? Yes, contacting from early 6.28. Last [Ticket#2015071466000444]­ Support suggests NAND/partition format errors. But I've updated firmware & ROS RC's without problem many times and RC's, System - Resourses says 0 Bad Blocks too (is it NAND?) I can...
by Ansy
Tue Jul 14, 2015 10:27 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Firewall/Mangle not working for bridge traffic?
Replies: 3
Views: 878

Re: Firewall/Mangle not working for bridge traffic?

Try 6.27
I tried but without success http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php ... 89#p490689
I will retry nearest nights, can't experiment with customers.
Now 6.31rc15 without Use IP Firewall, i.e. dumb Bridge.
by Ansy
Tue Jul 14, 2015 10:05 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: 6.30 released
Replies: 180
Views: 41385

Re: 6.30 released

WirelessRudy , +100500! You save me a full screen of great words :) MT , you've completely broken Bridge + Firewall function in 6.29-6.30 . RCs sometimes worked, somewhere not... but let " get the graphs " now: mt_traf_2015-07-12.png mt_traf_2015-07-13.png mt_traf_2015-07-14.png AFAICS, last RC wit...
by Ansy
Wed Jul 08, 2015 12:55 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Firewall/Mangle not working for bridge traffic?
Replies: 3
Views: 878

Re: Firewall/Mangle not working for bridge traffic?

Bridge + Firewall seems broken after 6.28-29 for me.
Mikrotik struggle it in 6.30rcXX with variable success.
Look:
http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php ... 70#p486770
http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php ... 63#p489563
by Ansy
Tue Jul 07, 2015 1:46 pm
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: 6.30 RC final fixes before release
Replies: 96
Views: 22120

Re: 6.30 RC final fixes before release

6.30rc29 Got " CPU overload by management process " issue returned :( http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?p=485836#p485836 Now I need to control my RB750UP only via telnet console again. Lists become empty too. Using Winbox hangs device to reboot by watchdog not pinging default gateway. But Bri...
by Ansy
Fri Jul 03, 2015 11:21 am
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: 6.29, 6.30rc20 and 6.30rc24 on RB750 and Powerbox
Replies: 1
Views: 1002

Re: 6.29, 6.30rc20 and 6.30rc24 on RB750 and Powerbox

Please look my story http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?p=485836#p485836 The same CPU load, the same failure to get traffic (DNAT replies in my case). 6.27 all worked ok, 6.29 rebooted frequently, 6.29.1 fixed flash writes, but not other issues. 6.30rc19 fixed CPU overload, but Bridge + Simple ...
by Ansy
Tue Jun 30, 2015 3:09 pm
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: 6.30 RC final fixes before release
Replies: 96
Views: 22120

Re: 6.30 RC final fixes before release

What about broken Simple Queues in Bridge configuration? 6.30rc22 (from 6.29, 6.30rc19,...) http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?p=488000#p488000 http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?p=487990#p487990 It seems completely NO firewall, but IP Firewall box in Bridge Settings checked (screenshots)....
by Ansy
Fri Jun 26, 2015 11:37 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: FastTrack - New feature in 6.29
Replies: 237
Views: 136654

Re: FastTrack - New feature in 6.29

Fasttrack will not be active if you don't add the firewall rule for it. And Fastpath can be disabled from IP->Settings and for bridge in Bridge->Settings too. Check also Queue->Interface queues. Well, screenshot is below. 2015-06-26 13-22-51 Скриншот экрана.png Interface Queues are all changed to w...
by Ansy
Fri Jun 26, 2015 10:00 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: FastTrack - New feature in 6.29
Replies: 237
Views: 136654

Re: FastTrack - New feature in 6.29

Just made a test with queue. Mikrotik just ignores the queues at all if FastTrack is active. :) I don't use " Allow Fast Path " in " Bridge Settings ", but I do " Use IP Firewall " there. Beside of that, " Bridge Fast Path Packets & Bytes " counters are actively (not Mikro!) ticking now, ROS versio...
by Ansy
Wed Jun 24, 2015 1:45 pm
Forum: RouterOS v6 RC and v7 BETA
Topic: DNS Record Type Request
Replies: 16
Views: 7918

Re: DNS Record Type Request

+1
I use a whole special PC (+ UPS & switch) with Linux & tinydns for that important task... but this is MINI-task and totally overkill for my up to 10 lines of DNS config. Would be great feature to little Mikrotik boxes.
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