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by Hammy
Wed Jul 31, 2019 12:36 am
Forum: General
Topic: TR-143
Replies: 0
Views: 175

TR-143

When will Mikrotik add TR-143 support?
by Hammy
Tue Jul 09, 2019 2:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router
Replies: 168
Views: 24916

Re: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router

Wait, which new router?
I'm assuming the one that this thread was started for.
by Hammy
Thu Apr 18, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: CRS3xx PoE Surge Suppression
Replies: 0
Views: 201

CRS3xx PoE Surge Suppression

What do you think of the surge suppression capabilities built into the PoE CRSes? I won't have anything on a tower, just cameras mounted under the roof overhang. It's probably fine, just getting the group thought. Should I add external suppression? I'm looking at a CRS328 for my house. It costs abou...
by Hammy
Sat Apr 06, 2019 8:55 am
Forum: General
Topic: UKNOF 43 CVE
Replies: 223
Views: 38815

Re: UKNOF 43 CVE

We can do package by package, not on a couple of thousand routers in three days. I don't know, how you get the idea of package by package. You upload the needed packages. The bare minimum. Reboot. It installs all the npk files in one go. It's no different than uploading the combined package. Just m...
by Hammy
Fri Apr 05, 2019 3:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: UKNOF 43 CVE
Replies: 223
Views: 38815

Re: UKNOF 43 CVE

Can it do package by package, or just platform by platform?
On the master ROS install, just have only the packages you do want.
by Hammy
Fri Apr 05, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: UKNOF 43 CVE
Replies: 223
Views: 38815

Re: UKNOF 43 CVE

This is far from over. Please refer to ticket 2019040422005244 and advise. I'm hearing reports that this isn't fixed on routers with 64Mb or less of RAM. Is your ticket about this, eben? Or something else? :-| I've tried installing 6.44.2 on about 50 hAP Lites using manual update, Dude Update, Winb...
by Hammy
Mon Apr 01, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: UKNOF 43 CVE
Replies: 223
Views: 38815

Re: UKNOF 43 CVE

Don't do full tables on CCRs. They are terrible at it. Why? Is work fine, i receive FV and default route (while router compute FV's - used default route, when session up, internet work after 2 sec) Default routes mean you can't use uRPF. Such high CPU usage during table churn means you'll be at bes...
by Hammy
Mon Apr 01, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: UKNOF 43 CVE
Replies: 223
Views: 38815

Re: UKNOF 43 CVE

We have nine CCR1072 that can't receive full tables because they literally froze processing them.
Sorry, what?

How many tables on 1072?
I use 1036 - and this work with 2 FV tables
Don't do full tables on CCRs. They are terrible at it.
by Hammy
Sat Mar 30, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: UKNOF 43 CVE
Replies: 223
Views: 38815

Re: UKNOF 43 CVE

I would like to note that Buraglio isn't exactly green. He runs one of the largest capacity networks on the planet. I wouldn't dismiss his statements.
by Hammy
Fri Jan 25, 2019 6:04 am
Forum: General
Topic: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router
Replies: 168
Views: 24916

Re: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router

It´s 01/2019: Any rumors when the new router will be released?
Usually big announcements are at the EU MUM.
by Hammy
Thu Dec 13, 2018 4:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router
Replies: 168
Views: 24916

Re: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router

Given that there are switch chips and encryption chip, how about other types of specialized ASICs to further offload the cpu and give the boxes better performance.

A firewall chip perhaps??


Sent from my cell phone. Sorry for the errors.
Switch chips typically have ACL capabilities built-in.
by Hammy
Wed Oct 24, 2018 3:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router
Replies: 168
Views: 24916

Re: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router

The 40G we use still requires LC.
by Hammy
Fri Oct 19, 2018 10:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RPKI
Replies: 30
Views: 5445

Re: RPKI

Some Internet Exchanges are going to start requiring RPKI validation to participate in 2019.

MIKROTIK NEEDS TO RELEASE A RELIABLE RPKI IMPLEMENTATION BY THE END OF THE YEAR!
by Hammy
Sat Oct 13, 2018 7:13 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: RB4011 vs. CCR1009 BGP
Replies: 46
Views: 7532

Re: RB4011 vs. CCR1009 BGP

It seems more appropriate for storage systems.
Mellanox lists this new product line in the same category as Tile.
Are you sure?
Mellanox CPU differences.PNG
by Hammy
Sat Oct 13, 2018 12:32 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: RB4011 vs. CCR1009 BGP
Replies: 46
Views: 7532

Re: RB4011 vs. CCR1009 BGP

It seems more appropriate for storage systems.
by Hammy
Fri Oct 12, 2018 3:14 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: RB4011 vs. CCR1009 BGP
Replies: 46
Views: 7532

Re: RB4011 vs. CCR1009 BGP

Not going to stop at all. BGP processing and FIB updates definitely need to become more multithreaded. I have only 1 million routes in one of my CCR1036's, thats only a single full table and some IX routes. Even at that level it takes 3-5 minutes to make it into the RIB and another 3-5 minutes befo...
by Hammy
Thu Oct 11, 2018 11:21 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: RB4011 vs. CCR1009 BGP
Replies: 46
Views: 7532

Re: RB4011 vs. CCR1009 BGP

Thank you for the benchmark. The outcome of this must literally feel like a punch in the face for those business customers who bought the fairly expensive CCR1036 or CCR1072 models in the past. The new RB4011 seems to outperform the CCR-series in BGP convergence time - and that for just 200 bucks! ...
by Hammy
Thu Oct 11, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: RB4011 vs. CCR1009 BGP
Replies: 46
Views: 7532

RB4011 vs. CCR1009 BGP

What do you think is faster at BGP, an RB4011 or a CCR1009? By how much?


https://youtu.be/yxLWbUoFE-M
by Hammy
Thu Jul 19, 2018 5:27 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Routing filter order
Replies: 11
Views: 2441

Re: Routing filter order

I've also noticed that copying a rule *CAN* screw things up, but creating new rules from scratch (or pasting into the CLI) works just fine.
by Hammy
Mon Jul 02, 2018 4:08 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: ARM devices and NV2 protocol
Replies: 575
Views: 56866

Re: ARM devices and NV2 protocol

then why use Nv2 if you have better speed than non-ARM with nv2 ?
Nv2 was made when devices were different and needed optimisations that are no longer needed. Maybe it is simply time to use 802.11 in the new devices.
Has Mikrotik thrown in the towel on outdoor wireless?
by Hammy
Mon Jun 25, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: vSphere 5, CHR, Jumbo frames
Replies: 1
Views: 715

Re: vSphere 5, CHR, Jumbo frames

Okay, I may have spoken too soon. The L2 MTU for everything was 0, which I assumed was a problem (and may be). When I set the MTU of the interface higher, it went higher. VMWare is set to 9000. With VMXNet 3, when I set it to 9001 in CHR, it errors, but 9000 works. Intel E1000 accepts 9001 Seems goo...
by Hammy
Mon Jun 25, 2018 8:32 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: vSphere 5, CHR, Jumbo frames
Replies: 1
Views: 715

vSphere 5, CHR, Jumbo frames

Have any of you been successful in getting MTUs larger than 1500 into CHR on vSphere 5?
by Hammy
Wed May 02, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: New Dude to Backup Routers
Replies: 23
Views: 4059

Re: New Dude to Backup Routers

I don't see Ubiquiti's UNMS being overly successful at backing up my Foundry, Cisco or IgniteNet switches, my Mikrotik routers, my Calix DSLAMs, etc. Ubiquiti ADD will kick in eventually and the product will die. bla bla bla .... the question was asked the vendor! but not about this https://unimus....
by Hammy
Wed May 02, 2018 5:52 pm
Forum: The Dude
Topic: New Dude to Backup Routers
Replies: 23
Views: 4059

Re: New Dude to Backup Routers

and you are not ashamed at the sight of this? https://imghost.io/images/2018/05/02/hjj.jpg I don't see Ubiquiti's UNMS being overly successful at backing up my Foundry, Cisco or IgniteNet switches, my Mikrotik routers, my Calix DSLAMs, etc. Ubiquiti ADD will kick in eventually and the product will ...
by Hammy
Mon Apr 30, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: [Guide] Easy network-wide RouterOS upgrades
Replies: 1
Views: 439

Re: [Guide] Easy network-wide RouterOS upgrades

Tomas, making things easy since 1843.
by Hammy
Sun Mar 11, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Future of LTE products, user feedback requested
Replies: 84
Views: 18461

Re: Future of LTE products, user feedback requested

Regarding your current products, I'd appreciate better-supported bands. Band 2 is part of PCS, but is a subset of band 25. Band 4 is part of AWS, but not all. Band 4 is a subset of band 66 and 70 adds some more not covered in other AWS-related bands. Band 5 is called CLR, but is a subset of band 26....
by Hammy
Sun Mar 11, 2018 6:01 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Winbox 3.12 released!
Replies: 55
Views: 42152

Re: Winbox 3.12 released!

Please update the Winbox changelog in the wiki.

https://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Winbox_changelog
by Hammy
Tue Feb 27, 2018 9:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Create CSR for SSL Certificate
Replies: 1
Views: 808

Create CSR for SSL Certificate

How do I create a CSR on RouterOS for use in getting a real public SSL certificate?

I saw a forum or wiki post to answer the questions at `/certificate create-certificate-request ` but that only asks one question... template... which I don't have the answer for.
by Hammy
Fri Jan 26, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: CHR suggestions for new functionality
Replies: 157
Views: 31621

Re: CHR suggestions for new functionality

Good to see MikroTik are responsive.
Xen Tools and VM Tools are now available in 6.42RC. The "current" build of 6.42 can't come fast enough for me!
THANK YOU MIKROTIK!
by Hammy
Sat Oct 28, 2017 3:21 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: The Brothers WISP Brings you 60 GHz PtMP
Replies: 0
Views: 920

The Brothers WISP Brings you 60 GHz PtMP

Mike interviews Brian Vargyas of Baltic Networks on Mikrotik 60 GHz PtMP, based on WAP60Gs.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HsmAu6iIB88
by Hammy
Sat Oct 14, 2017 6:33 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Feature request: BGP flowspec (RFC5575)
Replies: 24
Views: 6548

Re: Feature request: BGP flowspec (RFC5575)

It probably would require the new routing engine in v7, so whenever that happens is the earliest we can expect FlowSpec.

I still want it ASAP, though.
by Hammy
Sat Sep 09, 2017 6:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Drop Inbound OSPF
Replies: 4
Views: 660

Re: Drop Inbound OSPF

I redistribute a couple statics here and there, but that's it. I don't do connected routes. I manually specify all of my networks.
by Hammy
Sat Sep 09, 2017 6:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Drop Inbound OSPF
Replies: 4
Views: 660

Re: Drop Inbound OSPF

Add the interface in OSPF as a static passive interface, and that will disable sending/receiving hellos on it. I did find a rule that was accepting traffic before my rule blocking it. Passive would ignore any attempts of another router to connect? I was tired of seeing log entries because of a cust...
by Hammy
Fri Sep 08, 2017 4:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Drop Inbound OSPF
Replies: 4
Views: 660

Drop Inbound OSPF

I can't seem to figure out why I can't drop inbound OSPF packets. add action=drop chain=input comment="Drop OSPF" in-interface-list=Not-Internal protocol=ospf add action=drop chain=output comment="Drop OSPF" out-interface-list=Not-Internal protocol=ospf /interface list add name=Not-Internal /interfa...
by Hammy
Tue Sep 05, 2017 6:57 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: CHR suggestions for new functionality
Replies: 157
Views: 31621

Re: CHR suggestions for new functionality

Various other aspects of managing the entire virtual environment are also made easier when VMware Tools is installed. The host and management environments know if the tools are installed or not. Again, spend your time implementing, not arguing. Mikrotik has a bad habit of arguing with their customer...
by Hammy
Tue Sep 05, 2017 4:36 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: CHR suggestions for new functionality
Replies: 157
Views: 31621

Re: CHR suggestions for new functionality

The question is exact features for YOU, not ALL features.

*I* want VMware Tools support. Done.

Anyone that maintains a virtual environment anywhere knows it's the absolute basics to have the host agent installed. It's virtualization 101.

Spend the effort in implementation and not arguing.
by Hammy
Tue Sep 05, 2017 4:03 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: CHR suggestions for new functionality
Replies: 157
Views: 31621

Re: CHR suggestions for new functionality

How about some basics... open-vm-tools... It seems pretty asinine to me that we have come this far with CHR, and still no basic vm tools. Could you please specify the exact features you would need to be implemented as they are kernel dependent and have to be tailored for the RouterOS. https://kb.vm...
by Hammy
Tue Sep 05, 2017 2:37 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: CHR suggestions for new functionality
Replies: 157
Views: 31621

Re: CHR suggestions for new functionality

How about some basics... open-vm-tools... It seems pretty asinine to me that we have come this far with CHR, and still no basic vm tools. Could you please specify the exact features you would need to be implemented as they are kernel dependent and have to be tailored for the RouterOS. https://kb.vm...
by Hammy
Mon Sep 04, 2017 5:19 am
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: CHR suggestions for new functionality
Replies: 157
Views: 31621

Re: CHR suggestions for new functionality

* BGP multicore support https://slack-imgs.com/?c=1&url=https%3A%2F%2Fmedia0.giphy.com%2Fmedia%2Fp8Uw3hzdAE2dO%2Fgiphy.gif Only a couple of routing daemons in the world today are multithreaded in the way you're wanting. It doesn't really matter *HOW* they address the convergence issues as long as t...
by Hammy
Sun Aug 13, 2017 8:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router
Replies: 168
Views: 24916

Re: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router

Way, way off topic, sorry: but OpenBGPd is making a comeback. We have built ours on OpenBGPd and are loving it. What OS and what hardware? I played with it on a PC just to see how it worked but it's been a while. Would be cool to deploy that on OpenBSD on beefy hardware, should be solid based on wh...
by Hammy
Sun Aug 13, 2017 3:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router
Replies: 168
Views: 24916

Re: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router

None of the rack mountable CCR units has an external power supply But I would like a desktop unit with a single internal PSU. Not a problem, but this is not high-end device, right? And this topic is for 100G ports, something you just don't need in desktop unit, after all. This topic is not about 10...
by Hammy
Sat Jun 10, 2017 5:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router
Replies: 168
Views: 24916

Re: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router

BGP is L2 ? The IX infrastructure doesn't do BGP. It just does basic Ethernet. Many (most) do have route servers that do run BGP, but those are best ran on servers, not routers. Brocade, Juniper, Arista, Cisco, Huawei ... do you really mean "servers" ? Sorry maybe we talking about two other things,...
by Hammy
Sat Jun 10, 2017 12:24 am
Forum: General
Topic: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router
Replies: 168
Views: 24916

Re: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router

48x SFP+ 6x QSFP as a BGP router... edit: any ETA? I think Mikrotik are talking about a high-touch(services) router, not a low-touch router. This will be a services router like the CCR that can run PPP/NAT type services, not a "low-touch" router/switch that can just forward frames quickly. for BGP ...
by Hammy
Thu Jun 08, 2017 5:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router
Replies: 168
Views: 24916

Re: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router

48x SFP+ 6x QSFP as a BGP router... edit: any ETA? I think Mikrotik are talking about a high-touch(services) router, not a low-touch router. This will be a services router like the CCR that can run PPP/NAT type services, not a "low-touch" router/switch that can just forward frames quickly. for BGP ...
by Hammy
Mon Jun 05, 2017 3:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router
Replies: 168
Views: 24916

Re: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router

Like not for home use right? I am bit confuse. I have a 100mbps connection and Gbit is a lot considering the experience I get on 100.
Yes, these are for a new tier of high end Mikrotik routers. As they said initially, 100 gigabit capacity.
by Hammy
Mon May 22, 2017 3:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router
Replies: 168
Views: 24916

Re: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router

Now I am at 10G network, and I prefer to deploy the 10G to 25G to 100G migration path instead of the 40G to 100G, so I hope the high speed routers with 25G ports.
The single lane 25G network will become more popular in the near future.
In my recommendation, you could do both. ;-)
by Hammy
Sun May 21, 2017 10:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router
Replies: 168
Views: 24916

Re: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router

To attempt to bring it back on-topic, bigger CPU cores postpones the need for v7's new routing. Unless MT is going x86 or CHR with the new platform, version 6 will need major rewrites, which just seems silly at this point. At one point in time I thought there was a powerpoint presentation and a vid...
by Hammy
Sun May 21, 2017 9:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router
Replies: 168
Views: 24916

Re: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router

Will people please stop talking about multicore BGP! It isn't going to happen! The performance enhancements are coming from other areas, not multi thread support. Well, they did do some work on it and were talking about it. I personally am not a big fan of making it too complicated....I think 1 thr...
by Hammy
Sun May 21, 2017 8:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router
Replies: 168
Views: 24916

Re: Which types of ports would you like to see for a high speed router

If you bring out ROS7 (BGP Multicore), then please build routers with 2-4 Tilera72 or newer CPU's with: 4x CFP4 (100GE) (router should be able to handle a total amount of 200 Gbit/s) 8x SFP+ 1x RJ45 Gbit I think the future is CFP4 at the moment. This is the market that Mikrotik does not reach at th...
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