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by javajox
Sat Jun 09, 2018 9:38 pm
Forum: General
Topic: USB ports not visible in RouterOS on Alix2 board [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 291

Re: USB ports not visible in RouterOS on Alix2 board [SOLVED]

Actually I solved the problem. When I've connected the 3G modem into USB port, it started to work and the USB port appeared in the list :-) The ports aren't visible when the don't have a connection hooked up.
by javajox
Wed Jun 06, 2018 9:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: USB ports not visible in RouterOS on Alix2 board [SOLVED]
Replies: 1
Views: 291

USB ports not visible in RouterOS on Alix2 board [SOLVED]

I have installed RouterOS on Alix2 board. The next problem which I'm facing is that the RouterOS doesn't see the USB ports which are available on the board. Actually there are 2 USB ports. In the "System" ---> "Ports" I see the following : alix_board_ports.png The question is : How to make the USB p...
by javajox
Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Can't install RouterOS on Alix2 board [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 407

Re: Can't install RouterOS on Alix2 board [SOLVED]

AndreasGR, your method worked for me, Thank you sir !!!
by javajox
Sun Jun 03, 2018 5:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Can't install RouterOS on Alix2 board [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 407

Can't install RouterOS on Alix2 board [SOLVED]

I have this board : https://www.pcengines.ch/alix2d2.htm Using NetInstall I've installed RouterOS on a CF card, the autorun.scr is as following : ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- /port set [/port find] baud-r...
by javajox
Mon Jan 01, 2018 12:09 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: How to obtain the list of route marks programmatically [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 344

Re: How to obtain the list of route marks programmatically [SOLVED]

Have a look at this post: using some of these commands you could build an array with all marks: https://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=53157&p=374555#p270583 sebastia, Thank you Sir, from the source which you've gave me, I was able to build this code : :global retrieveAllRouteMarks do={ :lo...
by javajox
Thu Dec 28, 2017 7:44 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: How to obtain the list of route marks programmatically [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 344

How to obtain the list of route marks programmatically [SOLVED]

Hello Guys, I'm writing a complex RouterOS script right now. I need to obtain the list of route marks, my Mikrotik router has 3 route marks, let say "route_mark1", "route_mark2" and "route_mark3". So for now I couldn't find the commands which will retrieve this list. In the end I should have a local...
by javajox
Mon Dec 25, 2017 8:59 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: String operations [SOLVED]
Replies: 2
Views: 767

String operations [SOLVED]

Hello Guys! I have strings like "something1%something2", I need to retrieve "something2". Example : let say I have this string "188.138.100.10%main_ether", I need a function that will retrieve the second part : "main_ether". How to do this using RouterOS built in scripting language. I can't find bui...
by javajox
Thu Nov 23, 2017 8:56 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How to connect 2 switches
Replies: 22
Views: 9112

Re: How to connect 2 switches

I'm going to connect 2 switches(CRS226-24G-2S+RM) in order to make them to work as a single switch. Unfortunately I don't have experience to interconnect mikrotik switches. Could I use this optical cable http://routerboard.com/SplusDA0003 ? If not, what is the best solution to provide the highest s...
by javajox
Tue Oct 31, 2017 8:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: REST API v7 Make Our Day ! +1 it Please
Replies: 17
Views: 5952

Re: REST API v7 Make Our Day ! +1 it Please

+1 for REST API in RouterOS, I really would love to see REST API in Mikrotik !
by javajox
Sat Dec 31, 2016 7:58 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request - System Voltage and Temperature Graphing in Resource
Replies: 18
Views: 3107

Re: Feature Request - System Voltage and Temperature Graphing in Resource

I would like to know where is it possible to find .mib files for mikrotik products ?
by javajox
Fri Dec 16, 2016 8:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: winbox for ubuntu
Replies: 37
Views: 34877

Re: winbox for ubuntu

Ideally winbox should be written in Java, let say using swing as GUI, or even much better newly created technology JavaFX
by javajox
Thu Dec 15, 2016 8:55 pm
Forum: General
Topic: CCR1036-12G-4S and 10GB
Replies: 3
Views: 1179

Re: CCR1036-12G-4S and 10GB

normis,

I also have this router CCR1009-8G-1S-1S+, so it has a SFP+ port. Is the cable S+DA0003 ok to interconnect the router to this switch : Quanta LB6M ?
by javajox
Wed Dec 14, 2016 9:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: CCR1036-12G-4S and 10GB
Replies: 3
Views: 1179

CCR1036-12G-4S and 10GB

From documentation it is not very clear. Will CCR1036-12G-4S router work with 10Gb SFP+ cable, at the rate of 10Gb ? I want to connect this router to a switch : Quanta LB6M using this type of SFP+ cable : S+DA0003. Will such configuration work ?

Any help will be greatly appreciated

Thanks
by javajox
Sat Sep 10, 2016 3:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik ha, anyone tried this?
Replies: 5
Views: 2526

Re: Mikrotik ha, anyone tried this?

pe1chl, that's the exact point which I'm talking about. Mikrotik should move toward big enterprise, they can provide a broader range of possibilities than cisco/juniper and keep the price lower in the same time. Anyway the firmware in mikrotik routers is quite buggy yet, they should learn to test be...
by javajox
Sun Aug 14, 2016 7:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik ha, anyone tried this?
Replies: 5
Views: 2526

Re: Mikrotik ha, anyone tried this?

Very good idea, but as mpreissner pointed out we need official support for this. Big enterprise likes high availability, big enterprise = big money ;-)
by javajox
Sun Aug 14, 2016 7:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Suggestion: Completely virtual router based on two physical routers
Replies: 119
Views: 15692

Re: Suggestion: Completely virtual router based on two physical routers

+1 I'm also interested in having this feature
by javajox
Sun Aug 14, 2016 7:27 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Support for SMT2200I
Replies: 0
Views: 384

Support for SMT2200I

I tried to connect (using USB cable) to this UPS : APC SMT2200I, but it didn't succeeded. The status of link is always "invalid". My Mikrotik router is : CCR1009-8G-1S-1S+

I want my router to monitor the status of UPS. Any help on how to do this will be greatly appreciated

Thank you
by javajox
Sun Aug 14, 2016 4:51 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB2011UiAS-RM with APC SC450RMI1U over RS232
Replies: 1
Views: 692

Re: RB2011UiAS-RM with APC SC450RMI1U over RS232

I'm interesting in this issue also. I tried to connect the UPS (SC450RMI1U) to CCR1009-8G-1S-1S+ but nothing is happening. The status is always "invalid" :(

Any help will be greatly appreciated !
by javajox
Sat Jul 16, 2016 10:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Random link down
Replies: 5
Views: 1351

Re: Random link down

Ok, I solved the problem. My mikrotik is working as DNS server, but because of miss-configuration it was open to the public internet. A lot of people started to use it, it received thousands of requests per second, the switch port (from provider) is shutting down itself when there are too much traff...
by javajox
Sat Jul 16, 2016 10:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v7.0 beta1 - when?
Replies: 609
Views: 152353

Re: RouterOS v7.0 beta1 - when?

patrick7, how do you know ? You aren't from staff
by javajox
Sat Jul 16, 2016 4:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RouterOS v7.0 beta1 - when?
Replies: 609
Views: 152353

Re: RouterOS v7.0 beta1 - when?

Any news about v7 ? I understand that the mikrotik staff can't give an exact date. I would like to know at least if it will be released this year (2016) or not ?
by javajox
Sun Mar 20, 2016 9:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: CCR & MetaRouter
Replies: 49
Views: 19961

Re: CCR & MetaRouter

I'm waiting for this feature for years... :-( How long to wait ????????????
by javajox
Sun Mar 20, 2016 9:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Random link down
Replies: 5
Views: 1351

Re: Random link down

I have new information from my internet provider. They told me that most likely my network has a DHCP client which floods their network, that's why a security mechanism restarts the switch's port. The problem is : I can't find the DHCP client. I have a quite small network and I have no idea which co...
by javajox
Fri Mar 04, 2016 7:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Random link down
Replies: 5
Views: 1351

Re: Random link down

jarda, patch cord with RJ45 connectors, everything checked, everything ok from physical point of view
by javajox
Thu Mar 03, 2016 9:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Random link down
Replies: 5
Views: 1351

Random link down

I have a mikrotik router CCR1009-8G-1S-1S+ with 2 providers connected into it. It worked well for about half a year. Now I started to experience a strange issue, a link (ether5) from one provider started to go down for about a minute, next it is restored up again. See the screen shot for details eth...
by javajox
Sat Dec 13, 2014 6:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Some simple rules....
Replies: 7
Views: 1220

Re: Some simple rules....

...No sysadmin would deploy a new os release on his domain without fully testing in his environment..." - how do you suppose to test if your environment is running in production ? You have thousands of users and 10 of gigas in there and the env is a hybrid one with many devices from different vendo...
by javajox
Sat Dec 13, 2014 2:39 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How to connect 2 switches
Replies: 22
Views: 9112

Re: How to connect 2 switches

tirkitneth, I also don't plan to use CRS as the router, the problem is I want to create a trunk between a CRS and a CCR
by javajox
Sat Dec 13, 2014 1:35 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How to connect 2 switches
Replies: 22
Views: 9112

Re: How to connect 2 switches

tirkitneth, yep, but how to deal with master-port ? how to tell other ports to use the trunk as the master-port ? Because for now when I choose the master port I see only ether ports in that list
by javajox
Sat Dec 13, 2014 12:14 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How to connect 2 switches
Replies: 22
Views: 9112

Re: How to connect 2 switches

barkas, Why shouldn't I use Mikrotik switches ? They provide me 24 ports which works at the wire speed, beside this I have access to router features (as you said). What is bad in this ? Moreover, this is very cool to have a switch with router capabilities Also I like very much to see 48 port switche...
by javajox
Sat Dec 13, 2014 11:19 am
Forum: General
Topic: Best way to stay on top of new and upcoming products?
Replies: 6
Views: 1244

Re: Best way to stay on top of new and upcoming products?

They usually tell about new hardware systems which they are going to release at MUMs (http://mum.mikrotik.com/)
by javajox
Sat Dec 13, 2014 12:37 am
Forum: General
Topic: Some simple rules....
Replies: 7
Views: 1220

Re: Some simple rules....

karina, you are not right. "....Only a fool would deploy without testing in their own environment..." - do you test windows or microsoft office after you installed it on your PC ?? It is not important in which environment the software runs, it must run stable in any environment! And Mikrotik must gu...
by javajox
Sat Dec 13, 2014 12:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: SFP connection between a Mikrotik router and a switch
Replies: 1
Views: 700

Re: SFP connection between a Mikrotik router and a switch

Thank you for all your replies guys, you really helped me to solve this issue :lol:

I actually tried it and it worked ! So the answer to my question is "Yes"
by javajox
Fri Dec 12, 2014 11:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Product Question - Mikrotik / Routerboard CCR1036-12G-4S-EM
Replies: 3
Views: 1370

Re: Product Question - Mikrotik / Routerboard CCR1036-12G-4S

cisco is much better than mikrotik. RouterOS is quite buggy compared to IOS, if you are dealing with serious business stick to cisco, you will sleep better at night
by javajox
Fri Dec 12, 2014 11:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: switch all sfp modul lighting
Replies: 1
Views: 535

Re: switch all sfp modul lighting

I don't know if I understand you right, but I have the same issue. When I install one SFP module into my CCR1036-12G-4S all 4 leds of SFP modules start to blink. Logically it must blink only one led, that where I connected my SFP module. Seems to be another RouterOS bug.
by javajox
Tue Nov 25, 2014 11:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: SFP connection between a Mikrotik router and a switch
Replies: 1
Views: 700

SFP connection between a Mikrotik router and a switch

I want to connect using SFP ports a cloud core router CCR1036-12G-4S with a cloud switch CRS125-24G-1S, will this cable (http://routerboard.com/SplusDA0001) (model : S+DA0001) work for such a connection ?

Thank you
by javajox
Sat Nov 15, 2014 10:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: New forum look & feel
Replies: 64
Views: 8357

Re: New forum look & feel

I would prefer the older design, is it possible to switch the older theme ?
by javajox
Sat Oct 11, 2014 4:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Error booting RouterOS on ESXi libucrypto.so
Replies: 15
Views: 4877

Re: Error booting RouterOS on ESXi libucrypto.so

scottniven, What do you mean "I fixed my problem with it by editing the ISO file" ? What exactly did you changed in the .iso file ?

No one will use your "custom modified" .iso file, probably you placed some malware in there.
by javajox
Sat Oct 04, 2014 4:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Error booting RouterOS on ESXi libucrypto.so
Replies: 15
Views: 4877

Error booting RouterOS on ESXi libucrypto.so

I tried to install RouterOS 6.20 on ESXi, but got this exception when I tried to boot up the VM :
/init: can't load library 'libucrypto.so'

How to fix this ?
by javajox
Sat Sep 27, 2014 11:03 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: GPON networks with Mikrotik/Routerboard SFP ports
Replies: 86
Views: 55313

Re: GPON networks with Mikrotik/Routerboard SFP ports

hello, I'm also very interested in this topic. My provider connected me to a GPON network so I have a 1Gb optical connection. For now the optical cable goes into a Huawei HG8245H router, and next is connected to a CCR1036-12G-4S router. The problem is that I want to get rid of this Huawei router and...
by javajox
Sun Sep 21, 2014 10:23 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How to connect 2 switches
Replies: 22
Views: 9112

Re: How to connect 2 switches

My environment is completely mikrotik based, I have 2 cloud core routers, 5 switches and a few wireless access points, so I don't even think about other vendors. The sad thing is that mikrotik doesn't provide 48 ports switches that's why I need to build one from 2 (with 24 ports) I didn't specified ...
by javajox
Sun Sep 21, 2014 9:20 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: How to connect 2 switches
Replies: 22
Views: 9112

How to connect 2 switches

I'm going to connect 2 switches(CRS226-24G-2S+RM) in order to make them to work as a single switch. Unfortunately I don't have experience to interconnect mikrotik switches. Could I use this optical cable http://routerboard.com/SplusDA0003 ? If not, what is the best solution to provide the highest sp...
by javajox
Mon Mar 17, 2014 10:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RB 951-2n won't reset after attempted Winbox upgrade
Replies: 13
Views: 11573

Re: RB 951-2n won't reset after attempted Winbox upgrade

I also find this topic using Google. I had some troubles trying to reset 951-2n board as described in the official guide without any success. Using the "Trial and error" method I come up with this solution: 1. Disconnect everything from the device 2. Press and hold the reset button, in the same time...
by javajox
Tue Aug 27, 2013 9:10 pm
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: MetaRouter for CCR1036-12G-4S
Replies: 8
Views: 5275

MetaRouter for CCR1036-12G-4S

I don't know probably this question has been raised already. Anyway, would be great to add support of MetaRouter for CCR1036-12G-4S. I have an environment where CCR1036-12G-4S is loaded approximately at 20%-25%. MetaRouter will allow me to use unused resources for other needs. Are there any plans to...
by javajox
Tue Aug 27, 2013 8:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Didn't received RouterOS license after MUM
Replies: 1
Views: 548

Didn't received RouterOS license after MUM

Hello,

I'm one of attendees of MUM which has been held on August 23 in Moldova. The guys from Mikrotik told that the attendees will receive their free RouterOS in the evening or Monday. But until now (Tuesday evening) I didn't received mine. Can someone explain what is going on ?

Thank you