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by djdrastic
Thu Jun 20, 2019 4:33 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: MikroTik News June 2019 (Issue #89)
Replies: 36
Views: 7562

Re: MikroTik News June 2019 (Issue #89)

We are heading towards 2020 and we still don't have any information about the CRS354 The big issue I see for some of those switches by the time they are released QSFP might be a dead standard more or less. Starting to get hard to find modules , as everybody and their mother has now focused on getti...
by djdrastic
Thu Jun 20, 2019 11:32 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: MikroTik News June 2019 (Issue #89)
Replies: 36
Views: 7562

Re: MikroTik News June 2019 (Issue #89)

We are heading towards 2020 and we still don't have any information about the CRS354 The big issue I see for some of those switches by the time they are released QSFP might be a dead standard more or less. Starting to get hard to find modules , as everybody and their mother has now focused on gettin...
by djdrastic
Thu Jun 20, 2019 11:25 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Noctua NF-A4x20 FLX as an aftermarket fan replacement
Replies: 4
Views: 1382

Re: Noctua NF-A4x20 FLX as an aftermarket fan replacement

That's awesome mate. Thanks for the heads up .
by djdrastic
Tue May 28, 2019 12:49 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: S+2332LC10D Availability ?
Replies: 2
Views: 266

S+2332LC10D Availability ?

Just want to check with some other forum members on here if they have been able to source S+2332LC10D modules recently ? 2 of my suppliers have recently said that they don't stock these modules any more and don't expect to have any stock in the near future. Not sure if Mikrotik are nearing a face li...
by djdrastic
Wed Mar 27, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: CCR1072 watchdog reboot
Replies: 108
Views: 14490

Re: CCR1072 watchdog reboot

Reading this thread as I have to upgrade a 1016 due to lack of SFP+ ports . Has worked 1y without skipping a beat barring the security updates.
Am I better off getting a EdgeRouter Infinity or building a cheap X86 box ?
by djdrastic
Fri Mar 22, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.43.13 [long-term] is released!
Replies: 44
Views: 8789

Re: v6.43.13 [long-term] is released!

That was just an example :) but at least you can see it is possible and not that complicated :)
Thx for the script mate.Helps a bunch.
by djdrastic
Fri Mar 22, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.43.13 [long-term] is released!
Replies: 44
Views: 8789

Re: v6.43.13 [long-term] is released!

Just read that thanks

Will have to radically alter that script of vecernik87 for the build environment.
by djdrastic
Fri Mar 22, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.43.13 [long-term] is released!
Replies: 44
Views: 8789

Re: v6.43.13 [long-term] is released!

Hmmmm It's good that these steps have been taken to encrypt local user passwords the only issue is we had jinja2 scripts creating config that essentially renamed the local admin to a site/customer specific username for rollout. Will have to play around and see what to do now . Probably create a new ...
by djdrastic
Wed Mar 13, 2019 1:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Traffic Flow Counter Wrap
Replies: 0
Views: 171

Traffic Flow Counter Wrap

Hi Normis and co Just want to check if there is a Traffic Flow Counter Wrap bug going around on > 1 Gig interfaces ? A similar issue has been raised before by forum user Cha0s before https://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=102549&p=509137&hilit=netflow#p509137 . I suspect I might be hitting t...
by djdrastic
Fri Mar 08, 2019 10:02 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: CRS309-1G-8S+IN (General questions and experience)
Replies: 7
Views: 971

Re: CRS309-1G-8S+IN (General questions and experience)

Can you turn this device into a NetFlow probe that plugs into a SPAN port on a switch ? Most of my L3 switches can only do sFlow and it doesn't really do a great job when it comes to inspecting east/west traffic for botware/malware/suspect traffic etc. Have you tried using the device as a transparen...
by djdrastic
Fri Mar 08, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: MUM Europe 2019: new hardware
Replies: 61
Views: 9631

Re: MUM Europe 2019: new hardware

Good to see the CRS326-24S+2Q+ isn't vaporware


Rest of the stuff doesn't really do anything for me. Need some more mid/high end router releases to be honest.
by djdrastic
Wed Feb 20, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB4011 twin-tray 1U
Replies: 7
Views: 855

Re: RB4011 twin-tray 1U

Used to use the 3rd Party rack mounts for the RB2011's and they saved us mega bucks back in the day due to rack space being super pricey.
Would be mega if something like this was developed for CCR's or CRS switches.
by djdrastic
Thu Feb 14, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: >=6.44beta39 BTEST Bandwidth Test Results
Replies: 0
Views: 396

>=6.44beta39 BTEST Bandwidth Test Results

Hi , just want to say big thanks for the guys at Mikrotik for enabling multi core usage via the on device Bandwidth Testing Client/Server. Really appreciated . This is great for labs , stability testing and initial link rollouts Some screenshots from a CCR1016-12S-1S+ running 6.44 Beta 75 running De...
by djdrastic
Thu Feb 14, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: CRS112-8P-4S-IN/CRS305-1G-4S+IN Tandem Tray
Replies: 2
Views: 427

CRS112-8P-4S-IN/CRS305-1G-4S+IN Tandem Tray

Hi , just a thought for Normis etc . Any way we can get a tandem tray for the CRS305-1G-4S+IN or CRS112-8P-4S-IN so we can put multiple devices side by side in a 1U slot ? Sort of like what Juniper,Dell and Netgear have with their switches ? The multiple DC in jacks and ethernet management on the po...
by djdrastic
Tue Feb 05, 2019 10:23 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB2011 Power Adapter Woes
Replies: 3
Views: 384

Re: RB2011 Power Adapter Woes

Nah nothing yet unfortunately.I might have to move to powering them up with POE with a Ubnt adapter though I've had failures of those as well in the past :( I'm busy with a supplier trying to find a 3rd party manufacturer who make compatible DC adapters. The bad thing is the adapters fail in such a ...
by djdrastic
Wed Jan 23, 2019 1:38 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB2011 Power Adapter Woes
Replies: 3
Views: 384

RB2011 Power Adapter Woes

Hi guys I've been having a bit of bad luck lately with my RB2011 Power Adapters in the last couple of months.Adapters fail in such a way that causes RB's to either randomly reboot or would cause the RB to fail bootup most of the times.Most of my units are directly powered via the DC in jack but had ...
by djdrastic
Wed Jan 02, 2019 12:31 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Cap AC, Hap AC2 or UniFi?
Replies: 38
Views: 8363

Re: Cap AC, Hap AC2 or UniFi?

Hate to say it but the Unifi's esp the LR Model is just a whole lot better especially now that they've designed a proper Cloud Key.
by djdrastic
Tue Dec 11, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: hardware idea for a multiport switch
Replies: 40
Views: 6167

Re: hardware idea for a multiport switch

I'm not hating on it but wouldn't you just be better off with a design like that nz_monkey posted or lift a design like Netgears M4300-96X that can fit 96 Ports in a 2U Design ?
by djdrastic
Fri Dec 07, 2018 11:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: Self Signed SSL Wrapper/Wizard
Replies: 1
Views: 259

Self Signed SSL Wrapper/Wizard

Hi guys just checking if there might be a chance of a wrapper or setup wizard added to ROS to make self signed SSL certs easier to do for https logins ? Maybe added to QuickSet or System reset ? Currently I use a script that uses a mac on the system do this on all of my equipment but I see many , ma...
by djdrastic
Fri Nov 30, 2018 12:04 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB4011
Replies: 354
Views: 60545

Re: RB4011

Any EOIP / EOIP+IPSEC or VPLS tests ?

Would like to know how it goes against a CCR-1009
by djdrastic
Thu Nov 29, 2018 10:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Any success with ansible over SSH in 2018?
Replies: 2
Views: 1485

Re: Any success with ansible over SSH in 2018?

Mi mate did you ever manage to sort this out ? Running to a similar issue atm.
by djdrastic
Wed Oct 24, 2018 1:13 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: New High End Router Hardware Soon?
Replies: 11
Views: 1669

Re: New High End Router Hardware Soon?

...for the most part very ill suited really to networking functions and tasks... Why so harsh judgement? Tile is great for massive parallel tasks. What is typical paralelized task in networking? Packet forwarding/filtering ... Obviously there are issues due to low market penetration but that has no...
by djdrastic
Wed Oct 24, 2018 12:13 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: New High End Router Hardware Soon?
Replies: 11
Views: 1669

Re: New High End Router Hardware Soon?

Tile was an interesting idea at the time but for the most part very ill suited really to networking functions and tasks. It looks like the Tik guys have learnt some things along the way as well. I'm a bit worried about actually parts/etc for the future as I've got quite a few of those CCR1009/CCR101...
by djdrastic
Fri Oct 12, 2018 12:04 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: OSFP Keeps Losing Routes!!! [SOLVED]
Replies: 11
Views: 1857

Re: OSFP Keeps Losing Routes!!! [SOLVED]

Haven't seen something like this before tbh.I've deffo seen the bug joe has mentioned though before in prod. When this happens are you having an DR/BDR churn by the way ? Just an aside by default OSPF requires that every link-state advertisement (LSA) be refreshed every 30 minutes which might explai...
by djdrastic
Thu Oct 11, 2018 11:39 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: RB4011 vs. CCR1009 BGP
Replies: 46
Views: 7145

Re: RB4011 vs. CCR1009 BGP

Thanks this was great guys.Now if they could add some RAM , redundant PSU's and some extra SFP+ slots I can finally junk these CCR's :lol:
by djdrastic
Mon Oct 01, 2018 12:24 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.42.9 [long-term] is released!
Replies: 119
Views: 24590

Re: v6.42.9 [long-term] is released!

Will monitor this thread . I understand the reasoning for the new bridge implemenation but I find some of the things still a bit alien to be honest and there still seems to be cases where there isn't 1:1 feature parity over the old way of doing things. Have a boatload of 2011's that act as shaping L...
by djdrastic
Tue Sep 11, 2018 7:06 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.44beta [testing] is released!
Replies: 365
Views: 78765

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

!) upgrade - release channels renamed - "bugfix" to "long-term", "current" to "stable" and "release candidate" to "testing"; Hi Mikrotik will this release channel naming be pushed down into other releases at a later time ? All my ansible scripts at present that upgrade 100's of rb's point to "bugfi...
by djdrastic
Mon Sep 10, 2018 12:27 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.43 [current] is released!
Replies: 148
Views: 26693

Re: v6.43 [current] is released!

Wow that's a lot of changes

Some great features being added have to say.
by djdrastic
Mon Sep 10, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Newsletter #84
Replies: 47
Views: 12183

Re: Newsletter #84

Very cool Normis. RB4011iGS+5HacQ2HnD-IN will deffo make it to my home when it comes over here.Will be interesting to see how the switching will get done though. Defintely picking up some CWDM gear from you guys.I've got tons of cruddy 4 and 12 core single mode links that have been exhausted due to ...
by djdrastic
Sat Sep 08, 2018 2:58 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB4011
Replies: 354
Views: 60545

Re: RB4011

Weird question Some of you might laugh , but from time to time we use CCR's sometimes to do burn in or test stability of a product by just running a mtk bandwidth test script between devices in a offline lab.It's not perfect as btest is single core limited , but you can with a fairly small form fact...
by djdrastic
Tue Sep 04, 2018 6:27 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: New Mikrotik CWDM Gear
Replies: 0
Views: 376

New Mikrotik CWDM Gear

Not sure if anyone has noticed but some new Mikrotik CWDM gear has popped up CWDM-CHASSIS-2 https://mikrotik.com/product/cwdm_chassis_2 SFP CWDM modules https://mikrotik.com/product/s_c47dlc40d SFP+ CWDM modules https://mikrotik.com/product/s_c47dlc10d CWDM Mux https://mikrotik.com/product/cwdm_mux8a
by djdrastic
Fri Aug 31, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB4011
Replies: 354
Views: 60545

Re: RB4011

Hmmm Wonder why they did away with the USB and LCD ? USB is great since the facelifted 2011 for those hard to reach places to reach to just write backup config to.LCD is awesome when you use the thing as a type of "managed" fiber converter as you get stats flowing through ISP offloads without needin...
by djdrastic
Tue Aug 28, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.40.9 [bugfix] is released!
Replies: 56
Views: 14055

Re: v6.40.9 [bugfix] is released!

Hi, great job always! The fixed vulnerabilities only are involved with webfix at port 80 or also hotspot www service ? only webfig Hi Normis have you received any supouts of any equipment suffer www/telnet failure after the 6.40.9 ? Seems to be a random pattern in my lab.I've had devices www servic...
by djdrastic
Tue Aug 28, 2018 10:20 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: fcs error on link
Replies: 3
Views: 1084

Re: fcs error on link

Have you looked at grounding of the devices or do you have any inline surge arresters ? I've had my fun with MTK devices and grounding before causing massive link flaps and corresponding fcs/Rx Align Errors. For shits and giggles have you tried to put an intermediary device like a 8 port gigabit swi...
by djdrastic
Mon Aug 27, 2018 10:39 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.40.9 [bugfix] is released!
Replies: 56
Views: 14055

Re: v6.40.9 [bugfix] is released!

In my lab I've been losing the HTTP Server on some devices. I have support staff that use the web server extensively as we've effectively discontinued using winbox for all management. Will have to wait for an updated bugfix that hopefully adresses this problem. @Taylor , I'll see if I can make a blo...
by djdrastic
Thu Aug 23, 2018 12:11 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.40.9 [bugfix] is released!
Replies: 56
Views: 14055

Re: v6.40.9 [bugfix] is released!

:( Ah jeez , time to ring customers and tell them to brace for another set of sec patches.

Well at least the ansible script to autpatch everything will now come in handy I wrote a while ago.
by djdrastic
Tue Aug 14, 2018 11:28 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Random latency peaks: CCR1016-12S-1S+ hardware design issue suspected!
Replies: 8
Views: 1495

Re: Random latency peaks: CCR1016-12S-1S+ hardware design issue suspected!

Thanks joe , I'll review the config again though this site is very very basic.Just a simple bond interface between 2 dark fibers and IBGP on either end distributing some private BGP prefixes. Sebastian , just for a point of interest . Something I've seen with my situation is the latency to the route...
by djdrastic
Tue Aug 14, 2018 12:19 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Random latency peaks: CCR1016-12S-1S+ hardware design issue suspected!
Replies: 8
Views: 1495

Re: Random latency peaks: CCR1016-12S-1S+ hardware design issue suspected!

I recently rolled out one site and noticed the same pattern.I initially thought it was a bonding issue , as we were running a A/P bond to the other side.Booted up the coldspare unit the customer bought and we were still seeing the same weird latency.Both ends were 2x CCR1016-12S-1S+'s with Mikrotik ...
by djdrastic
Thu May 24, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: VPNfilter official statement
Replies: 191
Views: 73196

Re: VPNfilter official statement

Thanks for the prompt response Normis.

I assume people that were using the quickset dynamic dns vpn and appropriate firewall rules + updated fw would have been invunerable to these attacks ?
by djdrastic
Wed May 23, 2018 5:56 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: VPNFilter Malware
Replies: 8
Views: 4915

VPNFilter Malware

Assume this post will be closed but just checking with 'Tik support if they've been following the developments of the VPNFilter malware ? https://blog.talosintelligence.com/2018/05/VPNFilter.html https://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/current-activity/2018/05/23/VPNFilter-Destructive-Malware I assume these de...
by djdrastic
Tue May 22, 2018 10:32 am
Forum: General
Topic: LHG 60 project in Hawaii
Replies: 98
Views: 19294

Re: LHG 60 project in Hawaii

Awesome Normis !

If you could add a integrated 5 Ghz backup radio this would be amazesauce !
by djdrastic
Thu May 17, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: New : RB760IGS - HEX-S
Replies: 38
Views: 12936

Re: New : RB760IGS - HEX-S

There perhaps any chance we can get USB console ports on these cheaper devices in the future ? I'd prefer a "real" console but space on the actual board must be a real isssue. you can use WOOBM for temporary console access, or just any random USB to serial adaptor (using PL2303 or FT232) and router...
by djdrastic
Thu May 17, 2018 6:36 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: New : RB760IGS - HEX-S
Replies: 38
Views: 12936

Re: New : RB760IGS - HEX-S

Very cool Normis and co.Deffo gonna use a lot of these guys in the field.

There perhaps any chance we can get USB console ports on these cheaper devices in the future ?
I'd prefer a "real" console but space on the actual board must be a real isssue.
by djdrastic
Thu May 10, 2018 9:05 am
Forum: RouterOS v7
Topic: Feature Request /31 Subnet
Replies: 29
Views: 9843

Re: Feature Request /31 Subnet

Ran into this issue yesterday.Had to pull a Tik from an environment and put in another brand to get the job done.


Really guys we need to have a look at this
by djdrastic
Mon Apr 30, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Newsletter #82 (May 2018)
Replies: 38
Views: 10741

Re: Newsletter #82 (May 2018)

Any chance you might think about adding some QSFP+ ports to the CRS332-32S+RM ? Would really like to see a Dual power supply version added to the CCR 1036.It's single PSU and historic PSU issues make it a non starter in our environment. Also would like to see a version of the CCR1016-12S-1S+ with 2...
by djdrastic
Mon Apr 30, 2018 10:37 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Newsletter #82 (May 2018)
Replies: 38
Views: 10741

Re: Newsletter #82 (May 2018)

Any chance you might think about adding some QSFP+ ports to the CRS332-32S+RM ? Would really like to see a Dual power supply version added to the CCR 1036.It's single PSU and historic PSU issues make it a non starter in our environment. Also would like to see a version of the CCR1016-12S-1S+ with 2X...
by djdrastic
Wed Apr 25, 2018 9:20 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.40.8 [bugfix] is released!
Replies: 35
Views: 16146

Re: v6.40.8 [bugfix] is released!

Thanks,will report any findings we find migrating from v6.40.7-8 though a couple of customers were unimpressed when we told them we'd have to sit and patch all the equipment again. Have started testing for the inevitable new bridge implementation , but have found some things a bit hard to find. Will...
by djdrastic
Mon Apr 23, 2018 7:07 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Advisory: Vulnerability exploiting the Winbox port [SOLVED]
Replies: 204
Views: 152613

Re: Advisory: Vulnerability exploiting the Winbox port

Just as an aside.Would a MAC-Winbox sessions also be vulnerable ?


Thinking of disabling Winbox service on all Routers/Bridges/Switches/Wap's etc.
by djdrastic
Mon Apr 23, 2018 5:53 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Advisory: Vulnerability exploiting the Winbox port [SOLVED]
Replies: 204
Views: 152613

Re: Advisory: Vulnerability exploiting the Winbox port

Just finished moving the entire network to 6.40.7 on Sunday and I was so proud :)
And this now :(


Hopefully a new Bugfix will be rolled out very soon
by djdrastic
Sun Apr 15, 2018 3:09 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.40.7 [bugfix] is released!
Replies: 33
Views: 8913

Re: v6.40.7 [bugfix] is released!

50+ Mikrotik Devices updated yesterday at one site and no issues (RB2011,SXT AC,951,WAP).
Only thing we saw in the logs , was some of techs configured DHCP Servers/Clients on incorrect interfaces on the bridges and the Mtk devices would tell you in clear English how to fix/address the issue.
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