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by Quindor
Fri Apr 12, 2019 2:49 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: CRS309-1G-8S+IN (General questions and experience)
Replies: 7
Views: 918

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

@octavean hmm, seems you are correct and your unit might have died! Mine is still purring (well it's silent but ok) along! Normally I would suggest you could try a netinstall but if you pushing the reset button doesn't do anything that's not going to work either.... Probably best to return it and ge...
by Quindor
Thu Mar 14, 2019 11:10 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: S+RJ10 Revisions
Replies: 14
Views: 1620

Re: S+RJ10 Revisions

Interesting, I had a discussion about this after my CRS309 video last week . I was testing, including jumbo frames and it was working fine and he said it was impossible. All that I can add to this discussion is that module revision 2.11 manufactured 2018-12-06 works well. Tested it with 1Gbit Intel ...
by Quindor
Sun Mar 10, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: CRS309-1G-8S+IN (General questions and experience)
Replies: 7
Views: 918

Re: CRS309 1G 8SIN General questions and experience

I know the difference between good and bad stick/buttons. Hell, you can feel it. What is the difference between good and low-to-mid PCB? The references I made during the video about the PCB where mostly about the layout. I do some PCB layout myself and can quickly see if things where thought throug...
by Quindor
Fri Mar 08, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: CRS309-1G-8S+IN (General questions and experience)
Replies: 7
Views: 918

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 transpare...
by Quindor
Thu Mar 07, 2019 11:48 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: CRS309-1G-8S+IN (General questions and experience)
Replies: 7
Views: 918

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

I noticed there isn't a general topic about the CRS309 switch yet. I installed one in my home this week and couldn't be happier with it! I made a video about it so everyone can have a good look and it also includes some shots from the insides of the switch. If anyone has any questions, let me (us?) ...
by Quindor
Fri Jan 18, 2019 1:05 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB4011
Replies: 354
Views: 58206

Re: RB4011

"router rebooted because some critical program crashed" RB4011 doing NAT ~500mbps, cpu 20-30% reboots every few days. Routeros 6.43.4 What this critical program issue means? What could be solution ? Try and update to latest stable first, if the problem then still occurs, open a support ticket and r...
by Quindor
Fri Dec 21, 2018 1:31 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: POE-IN supported by Cisco POE switch
Replies: 2
Views: 357

Re: POE-IN supported by Cisco POE switch

Just a quick question. Will Routerboard that support 802.3af/at standard powered by cisco poe switch that support such standard? Thanks I'm not quite sure what you are asking but if it states that a routerboard supports 802.3af/at then it will support that and work with any (most) POE switches that...
by Quindor
Thu Dec 20, 2018 10:03 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Wi-Fi Roaming for the RB4011 Series
Replies: 5
Views: 875

Re: Wi-Fi Roaming for the RB4011 Series

Thank you all so much for your replies! @Quindor: If the setup is like a daisy-chain, for example like this: RB4011 #1 <-----> RB4011 #2 <-----> RB4011 #3 is the implementation that you are describing possible? Because from your post I understand that the 2 additional routers should connect directl...
by Quindor
Wed Dec 19, 2018 7:43 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Wi-Fi Roaming for the RB4011 Series
Replies: 5
Views: 875

Re: Wi-Fi Roaming for the RB4011 Series

This question keeps popping up now and then. Wireless roaming is purely a client related matter. Your smartphone or laptop will be the device that decides if it's going to move to a new (now stronger/closer) AP or not. This is standard WiFi functionality and keeps getting improved each WiFi version....
by Quindor
Tue Dec 04, 2018 11:55 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB4011
Replies: 354
Views: 58206

Re: RB4011

The built-in testing tools are only intended to be used to test line bandwidth from one routerboard to another, if you have above a few hundred Mbit's of bandwidth, other factors become the limiting factor and they are useless. this is what i intended to do. ccr will do better, for sure, but i was ...
by Quindor
Mon Dec 03, 2018 9:31 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB4011
Replies: 354
Views: 58206

Re: RB4011

some tests made with RB4011iGS+5HacQ2HnD and CCR1009-7G-1C-1S+, using bandwidth server, default mtu. Just to be sure, during these tests, you didn't use bandwidth server or testing tools on the Routerboards themselves correct? Only using clients (PC's) that are in front and behind the routers menti...
by Quindor
Sun Nov 25, 2018 4:17 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB4011 POE problem [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 1444

Re: RB4011 POE problem [SOLVED]

I'm using an Aerohive AP Wait, does that device even support powering using Passive POE? I can see it supporting active POE over mode A, not passive/mode B. Maybe it does but only using 100Mbit but can't find anything about it being officially supported for your device. There is a difference betwee...
by Quindor
Thu Nov 22, 2018 9:41 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB4011 POE problem [SOLVED]
Replies: 10
Views: 1444

Re: RB4011 POE problem [SOLVED]

Are you guys(?) using GB compatible POE injectors?
https://mikrotik.com/product/RBGPOE
I think they are talking POE out, not in.
by Quindor
Mon Oct 08, 2018 12:19 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB4011
Replies: 354
Views: 58206

Re: RB4011

Interesting indeed... wonder about other SFPs as well.
Being able to use passive DAC is great news, even if it might be limited to shorter cables.
Passive DAC is limited to 5 meter anyway, most common are 1 meter or 3 meter, but anything longer then 5m is active in theory.
by Quindor
Sun Oct 07, 2018 2:18 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB4011
Replies: 354
Views: 58206

Re: RB4011

So it's working fine with passive DAC? Strange that their own table says it's not supported. Maybe they mean by that, that it might be work, but they are not going to provide support for it. Weird...
by Quindor
Thu Oct 04, 2018 4:14 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB4011
Replies: 354
Views: 58206

Re: RB4011

just tested a 4011 - i paired it up with a CCR1009-8G-1S-1S+ using GE only.
Thank you for the tests, sounds very good so far, keep them coming! :)
by Quindor
Mon Sep 24, 2018 12:26 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB4011
Replies: 354
Views: 58206

Re: RB4011

I believe the configuration you have above will work just fine. All traffic will go through the CPU, which is the same as it is doing right judging from your screenshots. They are referring to having the switching chip handle VLAN translations, that it is not capable of right now. So if you heavily ...
by Quindor
Sun Sep 23, 2018 10:17 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB4011
Replies: 354
Views: 58206

Re: RB4011

Although technically a lot of complaints in this topic have a basis somewhere I don't really understand the complaints about the RB4011 series. For anyone who has a 500Mbit or a 1Gbit Internet connection coming into their home/business and who wants to do routing between internal subnets above 1Gbps...
by Quindor
Fri Sep 14, 2018 2:35 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Newsletter #84
Replies: 47
Views: 11956

Re: Newsletter #84

Am I correct in assuming the RB4011iGS+RM is a fanless model? That would be awesome! :D Yes, both models are fanless, and have a very big heatsink (half of the body itself is the heatsink). A thing to note, is that the tested ambient temperature level is up to +70C on the Ethernet only model, and +...
by Quindor
Wed Sep 12, 2018 1:57 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Newsletter #84
Replies: 47
Views: 11956

Re: Newsletter #84

Am I correct in assuming the RB4011iGS+RM is a fanless model? That would be awesome! :D
by Quindor
Wed May 23, 2018 6:31 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: VPNFilter Malware
Replies: 8
Views: 4852

Re: VPNFilter Malware

Why would this post be closed? It's good information. I'm assuming this has to do with the management open to internet related bug a few versions back and it's patched by now. But if Mikrotik could let us know in this thread, that would be great. :)
by Quindor
Fri Apr 20, 2018 9:25 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.42 [current]
Replies: 147
Views: 25561

Re: v6.42 [current]

Upgraded a CCR1009, 2xCRS226 and 4xwAP AC without any issues. Was running a previous build of v6.42RCxx --> v6.42 final.
by Quindor
Mon Apr 09, 2018 8:44 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: hAP ac^2 Problems---Extremely Poor Performance found in 2.4G and 5G WiFi
Replies: 280
Views: 51204

Re: hAP ac^2 Problems---Extremely Poor Performance found in 2.4G and 5G WiFi

Interesting issue! Has anyone tried connecting two hAP AC2's to each other and seeing what throughput is that way? That way it should not have any incompatibility issues. p.s. Always use iperf3 to test through the device, never use the performance test on the device itself because it will load the C...
by Quindor
Sat Mar 10, 2018 1:20 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: wap AC real world experience
Replies: 6
Views: 2168

Re: wap AC real world experience

I have dozens of screen shots of side by sides with A Ruckus AP to Mikrotik hAP AC to a Mikrotik wAP AC. There are 200-300M differences between back to back tests. I'd love to see those tests, always interesting! If I take a look at regular to expensive AP's, ~300Mbit is about the max that is regul...
by Quindor
Fri Mar 09, 2018 12:23 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: wap AC real world experience
Replies: 6
Views: 2168

Re: wap AC real world experience

I have 5 of them in and around my home in a CAPSman setup, it's been working great for me. While they may not offer the blistering speeds you see advertised everywhere I'm able to pull about 250Mbit through them with my Laptop in most situations and my Galaxy S7 hits around 180Mbit. Realistically, e...
by Quindor
Tue Mar 06, 2018 10:04 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Any 10GBase-T switches?
Replies: 3
Views: 1239

Re: Any 10GBase-T switches?

Although that is a workaround/solution for now it rounds up to a bit of a hacked together switch. With that said, for myself, I plan on buying a CRS328-24P-4S+RM to solve my POE and 10Gbit needs for now. With it's 4x SFP+ it will allow me to uplink my router (CCR1009) with 10Gbps and then my desktop...
by Quindor
Fri Oct 20, 2017 5:23 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: CRS125-24G-1S-2HnD packet loss
Replies: 17
Views: 2044

Re: CRS125-24G-1S-2HnD packet loss

here I am using a CRS125-24G-1S with the last stable version (6.40.4) and also tested with the 6.41rc47, without rules like a simple switch between all the ports passing in average 150MBPS and also I am having packet loss I don't know what conclusion you've drawn from this 2 year old forum thread ,...
by Quindor
Thu Sep 28, 2017 2:49 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: CRS106-1C-5S Bandwidth Transfer Capacity
Replies: 2
Views: 1059

Re: CRS106-1C-5S Bandwidth Transfer Capacity

Well, look at the traffic flow. From slave port 1 to slave port 2 it should only go through the switch chip. As soon as a bridge is involved, the CPU needs to handle the packets. Can it be that was the case? Also what do you mean with bonding? Some are done in hardware, but most are again done throu...
by Quindor
Thu Sep 14, 2017 3:49 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Newsletter 78 with 1GBPS WIRELESS PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENT!
Replies: 109
Views: 27895

Re: Newsletter 78 with 1GBPS WIRELESS PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENT!

Awesome to read about the S+RJ10 SFP module, that could come in handy in certain situations! I'm guessing that combined with an Intel X540-T1 it's going to be only 1/10Gbps and max 30 meters for 10Gbit? Also the specs lists the compatible Mikrotik devices, am I reading it correctly this SFP+ module ...
by Quindor
Thu Sep 07, 2017 8:13 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Per interface traffic shaping
Replies: 13
Views: 6591

Re: Per interface traffic shaping

Dears,

Can this be done through GUI or it's just via CLI?
Why are you reviving a topic from 2010?! Come on.

Also the question, you can easily look this up with just a bit of googling or trying. The answer is, this can be done through winbox, web interface and cli.
by Quindor
Fri May 05, 2017 11:34 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Water damaged Groove 52HPn
Replies: 1
Views: 408

Re: Water damaged Groove 52HPn

Those look to be power FETs (MOSFET). It will probably be hard to source the exact same type or compatible versions.

Since it's a groove, why not just replace it?
by Quindor
Mon Jan 23, 2017 2:22 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: HAP AC LITE solve my WIFI issue?
Replies: 14
Views: 1778

Re: HAP AC LITE solve my WIFI issue?

From what I'm reading I think you should first figure out your network better. The not connect issues you are having might have nothing to do with wireless at all but for instance a DHCP server which is bugging out or a firewall/NAT gateway running out of ports or something in that area. What are yo...
by Quindor
Sun Nov 13, 2016 12:21 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: POE problem with RB3011 and wAP AC
Replies: 11
Views: 2716

Re: POE problem with RB3011 and wAP AC

Any intelligence in Passive POE would be a new feature to me. But if using the same cable works at Gigabit with the injector and doesn't work without using the connector in port 10, yeah, you might be looking at an RMA. Last question, are you using a shielded or non-shielded cable? If shielded, try ...
by Quindor
Sat Nov 12, 2016 11:01 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: POE problem with RB3011 and wAP AC
Replies: 11
Views: 2716

Re: POE problem with RB3011 and wAP AC

Hmm, I think you are having problems with something being broken. All the things you described to try and much too complicated. We're talking passive POE here, no negotiation, nothing, just power on the pins, put a device on there which accepts it and it just works (the device turns on), hook up a d...
by Quindor
Sat Nov 12, 2016 4:28 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: POE problem with RB3011 and wAP AC
Replies: 11
Views: 2716

Re: POE problem with RB3011 and wAP AC

Yes, I did. Hope the RB3011 isn't broken.

Does the RB3011 need to be fully configured for this to work and have a working internet connection?
No, hooking it up should be plenty. Maybe check the ports power configuration but other then that, the wAP AC should just boot up when connected.
by Quindor
Wed Nov 02, 2016 9:04 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: CRS226-24G-2S+ Poor routing performance
Replies: 35
Views: 25267

Re: CRS226-24G-2S+ Poor routing performance

Same result 25/12 with CRS125-24G-1S-2HnD-IN simple masqarade :( After a couple of weeks and upgrading the CRS226 device to the new OS version 6.17 and the board to the firmware 3.17 I repeated the (routing)performance test of this switch: Downstream: 25Mbps (120Mbit/s ISP line speed downstream) Up...
by Quindor
Fri Oct 28, 2016 8:45 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: HAP AC
Replies: 540
Views: 130368

Re: HAP AC

Will the ubiquiti instant 802.3af to passive poe adapter work in powering the HAP AC? i.e one side into a netgar GS110tp - the other side into ether1 of the HAP.
Yes, that part should work fine. I'm currently powering my hAP AC and wAP AC using a Ubiquiti 24v passive injector, no issues.
by Quindor
Fri Oct 14, 2016 3:42 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: New CRS hardware? Show us some love
Replies: 23
Views: 3994

Re: New CRS hardware? Show us some love

I've posted about desired CRS configurations in the past. For my uses, I'm mostly missing 8 to 12 port Gigabit POE with SFP+ uplink capability. And a CRS model to open the doors to 10Gbit for heavy desktop or servers with for instance 6x10Gbase-T and 4xSFP+ much like Ubiquiti has recently released. ...
by Quindor
Mon Sep 26, 2016 11:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: wAP AC Performance Results
Replies: 2
Views: 2320

Re: wAP AC Performance Results

I think your results are actually ok. You seem to be testing with the default window size, try testing with a window size of 1MB (-w 1MB). Also be sure to test both upload & download (-R) to see if it's maybe only one way. To really stress the link and see what it can do throw in a "-P 8" to run 8 p...
by Quindor
Fri Sep 23, 2016 8:28 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: wAP AC (General questions and experience)
Replies: 118
Views: 43099

Re: wAP AC (General questions and experience)

My wireless area very congested at 2.4Ghz. I have attached my screenshot above. I don't do anything special with wap ac, just few configuration lines and that's it. CPU load around 1-2%. I am using Samsung S6 and Samsung tab pro, on both of these devices I can get maximum of 20/20. Time to time I s...
by Quindor
Thu Sep 22, 2016 3:34 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: wAP AC (General questions and experience)
Replies: 118
Views: 43099

Re: wAP AC (General questions and experience)

Using the wAP AC (in CAPSMAN mode) with a 2.4Ghz client and 20Mhz channel width I get about 40Mbit down and 30Mbit up (max of my internet connection) this is using my Galaxy S7 which I think is the limiting factor (only one antenna I believe). So it's odd you are getting slower speeds with 40Mhz set...
by Quindor
Fri Sep 02, 2016 7:33 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Q2 2016 But still no Gigabit PoE Routerboard...
Replies: 53
Views: 8380

Re: Q2 2016 But still no Gigabit PoE Routerboard...

Yeah, kind of hoping they'll counter Ubiquiti hardware again (they did so brilliantly with the wAP AC). Their new Edgeswitch 16 XG is a great combination of ports! Still hoping/waiting for STP and maybe LACP support for the current CRS line, that would be very nice. Other then that, I'm hoping for s...
by Quindor
Sun Aug 28, 2016 4:35 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Super High End/Overkill Home Router Build
Replies: 13
Views: 3218

Re: Super High End/Overkill Home Router Build

If you are really interested in building a very powerful Mikrotik setup at home, take a look at this video and read through this article ( hAP AC review and how to get great wireless in your home ). It should give you a good idea of the heading I'm going in and what hardware to use! Design wise you'...
by Quindor
Sun Aug 21, 2016 8:25 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: CRS210 switch groups?
Replies: 7
Views: 1057

Re: CRS210 switch groups?

They are currently directly connected. The problem is that I can't get quorum for a drbd cluster this way so I need a switch and this crs is by far the cheapest option for 2 sfp+ ports. A third cluster node would be on gigabit in the same switch group, but that would only have the cluster volume on...
by Quindor
Sun Aug 21, 2016 2:11 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: CRS210 switch groups?
Replies: 7
Views: 1057

Re: CRS210 switch groups?

The 10Gbps ports are just for drbd sync. The proxmox hosts will have multiple gigabit ports for virtual machines, but this is really just about having a very fast storage network. Ah, I see, yes, as interlinked storage that could work but if it's two boxes and they are close together, wouldn't just...
by Quindor
Sun Aug 21, 2016 2:05 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: CRS210 switch groups?
Replies: 7
Views: 1057

Re: CRS210 switch groups?

8x1gbps=8gbps is better than 1gbps Also, all ports are in one switch. There are no 2sfp and one eth. All or bridges. I never used CRS so correct me if I'm wrong. I'm not quite sure what you are saying but you shouldn't use a bridge on a CRS you need to use Master/Slave ports within the switch group...
by Quindor
Sat Aug 20, 2016 5:56 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Wireless interface possibly dead on CRS125-24G
Replies: 1
Views: 390

Re: Wireless interface possibly dead on CRS125-24G

If you are unsure what is going on, a re-install, factory reset or even a netinstall is always a good thing to try. There have been several reports of upgrades not going correctly and losing the wireless drivers somehow. A re-install will mostly fix that.
by Quindor
Sat Aug 20, 2016 3:47 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: CRS210 switch groups?
Replies: 7
Views: 1057

Re: CRS210 switch groups?

Yeah, that should work without an issue!

But if you don't mind me asking. If you are using the 2x10Gbps ports for VMware ESXi hosts, you are only left with 8x1Gbit. Which clients are going to use these 10Gbit connected servers? Because none of them have the bandwith to do so.
by Quindor
Mon Jun 27, 2016 4:37 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Loose plastic part in CCR1009-8G-1S-1S+
Replies: 2
Views: 654

Re: Loose plastic part in CCR1009-8G-1S-1S+

No clue where that part came from, but maybe you can find a hint looking at my web album from when I got it. Can't find your part though.

https://picasaweb.google.com/1006755514 ... directlink
by Quindor
Wed Jun 01, 2016 4:35 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: wAP AC (General questions and experience)
Replies: 118
Views: 43099

Re: wAP AC (General questions and experience)

Gigabit PoE issue. I have two of these, speeds and coverage are great. Run toasty though! Odd that you are having such issues. The Gigabit issues you speak off have long been solved as I'm aware. A recent version of the firmware also had issues but I'm sure you tried upgrading the RouterOS en Route...
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