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by gius64
Wed Feb 06, 2019 10:45 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: IXP routes should be preferred
Replies: 4
Views: 467

Re: IXP routes should be preferred

Yes, I was running two instances to have different Router IDs on transit and IXP.
I have now put remote Networks on one instance and my local network on another instance, and the issue is solved! :-D

Thank you!!!
by gius64
Wed Feb 06, 2019 2:19 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: IXP routes should be preferred
Replies: 4
Views: 467

Re: IXP routes should be preferred

Thank you for your answer, so you suggest to put Local Preference on a big number so it’s always preferred right? I will be multi homed in a few days so I would like to be sure the router will always select the best path based on AS Path Length. Just found this: https://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual...
by gius64
Tue Feb 05, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: IXP routes should be preferred
Replies: 4
Views: 467

IXP routes should be preferred

Hello, I've setup a CCR1072 in an IXP. I have a session on their Route Server, like most of the IXP members, and I'm announcing my routes. Route server is announcing all AS routes, and I have all these routes in the routing table. The strange is that transit routes are always preferred, even if AS p...
by gius64
Mon Dec 03, 2018 9:28 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Two interfaces to same router, different costs
Replies: 3
Views: 319

Re: Two interfaces to same router, different costs

Hi Redmor, thank you very much for your quick answer. Exactly, what do you mean by The only way to do that with OSPF is to have shortest paths for the traffic you need (only specific subnets) from one interface, and the rest from the other. Could you please show me an example? I can play on middle h...
by gius64
Mon Dec 03, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Two interfaces to same router, different costs
Replies: 3
Views: 319

Two interfaces to same router, different costs

Hello everyone, I'm having an issue with one router, using OSPF. This router (A) is connected to a gateway (G) using two other routers (B, C). Both routers are 2 hops away, so there is another router in both path before the gateway (G). So, router A has: ether1 connected to G with one other hop, wit...
by gius64
Mon Aug 20, 2018 8:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VLAN over L2TP Bridging
Replies: 6
Views: 1015

Re: VLAN over L2TP Bridging

It doesn't let me to add the L2TP connection to the bridge port, it's added dynamically when the connection is up and I can't edit it.
Any idea of how to change its settings in bridge?
by gius64
Mon Aug 20, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VLAN over L2TP Bridging
Replies: 6
Views: 1015

Re: VLAN over L2TP Bridging

NathanA , thank you very much for your help! Your solution works great: unfortunately I can't change the other side because I need to have VLAN tagged on other devices over the tunnel. xvo , I would like to use the correct configuration using bridge VLAN filter in RouterOS, but I can't understand h...
by gius64
Mon Aug 20, 2018 2:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VLAN over L2TP Bridging
Replies: 6
Views: 1015

VLAN over L2TP Bridging

Hello, I have an L2TP tunnel on a router which have traffic passing in VLAN 10. I want to make an L2TP client on another router, and all traffic on ether4 port of that router should be tagged with VLAN 10 and pass the tunnel. In the client router I've created this configuration: /interface bridge ad...
by gius64
Thu Jun 28, 2018 2:33 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: BGP loosing prefixes on one peer
Replies: 0
Views: 338

BGP loosing prefixes on one peer

Hello, I have a CCR1072-1G-8S+ connected to four routers. Port 1: Provider1 - BGP Peer with full internet routing table accepted (another CCR1072) Port 2: Provider2 - BGP Peer with default route only Port 3: Our location #1, BGP Peer with some prefix announced (less than 20) Port 4: Our location #2,...
by gius64
Thu Jun 28, 2018 2:21 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.42.5 [current]
Replies: 124
Views: 21938

Re: v6.42.5 [current]

Upgraded from 6.38.1 to 6.42.5 a CCR1009-8G-1S-1S+ resulted in kernel panic and boot loop with “system package not found” error showing in serial console. I had to do netinstall and opened a ticket to MikroTik (2018062722005146). Please if someone have the same device try to upgrade and let MikroTik...
by gius64
Wed Jun 06, 2018 10:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: RB3011 serial port on another RB3011
Replies: 2
Views: 498

Re: RB3011 serial port on another RB3011

Great! It worked!
Thank you very much!
by gius64
Wed Jun 06, 2018 1:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: RB3011 serial port on another RB3011
Replies: 2
Views: 498

RB3011 serial port on another RB3011

Hello, I need to monitor an RB3011 via serial console due to an issue that I need to monitor disabling watchdog timer and looking at serial console. I would like to do it using another RB3011, so I tried to disable serial0 in System -> Console in the router used to monitor the other one to make it f...
by gius64
Thu Mar 08, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: IP Route Rules not used in SRC-NAT
Replies: 2
Views: 344

Re: IP Route Rules not used in SRC-NAT

Sorry I pasted the wrong rule!
It’s enabled :-D The issue is not there!
by gius64
Thu Mar 08, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: IP Route Rules not used in SRC-NAT
Replies: 2
Views: 344

IP Route Rules not used in SRC-NAT

Hi everyone, I have an issue using Route Rules and I would like to have your help to solve it. I have a router which have an EoIP tunnel on it to directly reach another router to the internet, and a physical interface which follow another path to another router to the internet. I set a different NAT...
by gius64
Thu Sep 28, 2017 11:58 am
Forum: General
Topic: Super strange issue with 0.0.0.0
Replies: 5
Views: 772

Re: Super strange issue with 0.0.0.0

I checked all parameters but I can still see 0.0.0.0
by gius64
Thu Sep 28, 2017 11:09 am
Forum: General
Topic: Super strange issue with 0.0.0.0
Replies: 5
Views: 772

Re: Super strange issue with 0.0.0.0

Thank you for your answer, unfortunately it didn’t solve my display issue.

Screenshot attached
by gius64
Thu Sep 28, 2017 10:47 am
Forum: General
Topic: Super strange issue with 0.0.0.0
Replies: 5
Views: 772

Super strange issue with 0.0.0.0

Hi everyone,
I’m having a strange issue on my router.

My WAN is completely saturated and I can’t have a good service. I can’t understand why: if I go on “Torch” I see all traffic to 0.0.0.0.

Could you help me to understand?

You can look at the screenshot attached for more details.
by gius64
Thu Jan 12, 2017 12:42 am
Forum: General
Topic: Two wireless backhauls with variable speed
Replies: 9
Views: 1273

Re: Two wireless backhauls with variable speed

I'll create a network diagram if you prefer, but I have 8 nodes, all with mikrotik routers, and I would like to balance traffic between them without having to force all traffic in a direction. At this time, using OSPF costs, I manually set some traffic in a part of the ring and other traffic in othe...
by gius64
Tue Jan 10, 2017 1:48 am
Forum: General
Topic: Two wireless backhauls with variable speed
Replies: 9
Views: 1273

Re: Two wireless backhauls with variable speed

It's a ring topology!
by gius64
Mon Jan 09, 2017 9:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Two wireless backhauls with variable speed
Replies: 9
Views: 1273

Re: Two wireless backhauls with variable speed

Unfortunately not!
I'm still searching for a good way to solve this issue.
by gius64
Wed Aug 03, 2016 5:46 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: OSPF: Multiple public IPs over PPPoe using OSPF
Replies: 2
Views: 722

Re: OSPF: Multiple public IPs over PPPoe using OSPF

Thank you ZeroByte, your posts are always great! Following your idea I created this filter: /routing filter add action=accept chain=ospf-out comment="OSPF Static" prefix=xxx.xxx.xx.0/22 prefix-length=32 protocol=static add action=discard chain=ospf-out protocol=static So I can add a static route for...
by gius64
Tue Aug 02, 2016 5:55 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: OSPF: Multiple public IPs over PPPoe using OSPF
Replies: 2
Views: 722

OSPF: Multiple public IPs over PPPoe using OSPF

Hello, I have a routed network and I'm using OSPF as routing protocol. My users authenticate using PPPoE servers. I normally give only one public IP to each user, but I have a request from an user to give him 2 public IPs. How can I do this? I read on the forum and they say you can add a static rout...
by gius64
Sun Jun 19, 2016 7:28 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Low NV2 802.11ac PTMP Thoughput
Replies: 47
Views: 10781

Re: Low NV2 802.11ac PTMP Thoughput

You have to use their CPE, which costs a lot more than an SXT :-(
by gius64
Sat May 07, 2016 2:29 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Best way to limit wireless dinamic users to 5M
Replies: 9
Views: 1214

Re: Best way to limit wireless dinamic users to 5M

You can use a script on DHCP Lease.

Read here:
http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?t=87219

The last posts from boen_robot!
by gius64
Sat Apr 30, 2016 5:02 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Remove all profiles from user
Replies: 2
Views: 1233

Remove all profiles from user

Hello, I would like to remove all profiles from an user using Terminal or API. At this time, I can use only create-and-activate-profile, but it temporarely disable other profiles and activate the one I'm passing. When this profile expires, the others are activated. Is it possible to remove all profi...
by gius64
Fri Apr 29, 2016 3:43 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.35.1 [current] is released!
Replies: 84
Views: 20316

Re: v6.35.1 [current] is released!

6.35.1 finally solved fcs errors on AirFiber24 links for me! :D
by gius64
Wed Apr 20, 2016 1:40 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Wireless 5ghz PTP Link Non-LOS over 800m
Replies: 8
Views: 1389

Re: Wireless 5ghz PTP Link Non-LOS over 800m

Try to use NV2 and not nstreme or plain 802.11. It works better in these situations. You can try Dynadish/LHG/QRT with higher gain or SEXTANT for higher power and a little bit of gain. You can do it! :D Make sure the frequency you choose it's a clean channel by doing a Wireless Scan and a Spectral-S...
by gius64
Tue Apr 19, 2016 4:43 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.36rc [release candidate] is released, wireless-fp package is discontinued!
Replies: 295
Views: 64142

Re: v6.36rc [release candidate] is released, wireless-fp package is discontinued!

PLEASE make wireless-fp auto replaced by wireless-cm2. Otherwise it will be a pain to upgrade all CPEs in the network to 6.36 :shock: And... Could you please release a changelog for wireless-fp -> wireless-cm2? You can install cm2 before update. Then switch the packages and update afterwards. I agr...
by gius64
Tue Apr 19, 2016 3:53 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.36rc [release candidate] is released, wireless-fp package is discontinued!
Replies: 295
Views: 64142

Re: v6.36rc [release candidate] is released, wireless-fp package is discontinued!

PLEASE make wireless-fp auto replaced by wireless-cm2. Otherwise it will be a pain to upgrade all CPEs in the network to 6.36 :shock:
And... Could you please release a changelog for wireless-fp -> wireless-cm2?
by gius64
Sat Mar 26, 2016 5:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Why my new CCR 1036, where Simple-Queue not working upload limiting. :'(
Replies: 7
Views: 2303

Re: Why my new CCR 1036, where Simple-Queue not working upload limiting. :'(

If you have fasttrack enabled, simple queues don't work.

Try to remove the rules in IP -> Firewall -> Rules, reboot the router, and try again :-)
by gius64
Fri Mar 18, 2016 4:18 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: OSPF and PPPoE Access Points
Replies: 4
Views: 1608

Re: OSPF and PPPoE Access Points

Hi guys, thanks to ZeroByte I solved my issues and I'm live using OSPF! :D
It works great!
Here:
http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php ... ead#unread
You can find more information about that!
by gius64
Thu Feb 18, 2016 6:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: PPPoE Rate limiting
Replies: 2
Views: 536

Re: PPPoE Rate limiting

Did you try wireless-default ?
It should give you what you want.
Yes, wireless-default with sfq.
It's the best, but still not a flat exact rate limiting...
by gius64
Thu Feb 18, 2016 6:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: PPPoE Rate limiting
Replies: 2
Views: 536

PPPoE Rate limiting

Hi everyone, currently I'm using MikroTik with MikroTik radios and I'm doing rate limit by using simple queues on Access Points that act as PPPoE servers (simple queues are created from User Manager). Clients CPEs are doing PPPoE authentication. In some areas I'm starting to use another vendor. I ma...
by gius64
Tue Feb 02, 2016 3:35 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Low NV2 802.11ac PTMP Thoughput
Replies: 47
Views: 10781

Re: Low NV2 802.11ac PTMP Thoughput

How did you configured queue client side? Did you find it faster than AP side? You could post your configuration here if you want: http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=104285 We use client side queue like this /queue tree add max-limit=10M name=ether1-root parent=ether1 add max-limit=512k ...
by gius64
Mon Feb 01, 2016 3:55 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Dynadish real tx power
Replies: 5
Views: 1221

Re: Dynadish real tx power

Calculator is synthetic, you will never get the same in real life, unless you run the link inside some vacuuum on another planet :)
Sure, but I always had 2-3 dBm difference, here I have A LOT less... :?
by gius64
Mon Feb 01, 2016 3:19 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Dynadish real tx power
Replies: 5
Views: 1221

Re: Dynadish real tx power

Sure, for example this is one link. dynadish_5km.jpg 5km distance, frequency 5500MHz, firmware 3.24 and RouterOS version 6.33.1. I tried to set mode to "manual-txpower". I should get 31dBm as max power at lowest modulation so it should report -41. As you can see, it's -55, and I can't get better sig...
by gius64
Mon Feb 01, 2016 12:05 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Dynadish real tx power
Replies: 5
Views: 1221

Dynadish real tx power

Hello, I mounted some Dynadish and found that tx power + gain don't seem to be as declared. You say it's 25dBi gain and max 31dBm of power. On a perfectly aligned 5km link (can't go better) using regulatory-domain in Italy and set 25dBi as gain it says: 5540/20/an(2dBm) I should get -70 according to...
by gius64
Mon Feb 01, 2016 11:11 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.35rc [release candidate] is released, new wireless package!
Replies: 537
Views: 103950

Re: v6.35rc is released, new wireless package!

wireless-fp - wireless package with fast path support and CapsMan1 wireless-cm2 - wireless package with same features as wireless-fp + CapsMan2 wireless-rep - wireless package with same features as wireless-cm2 + additional new features. We can not simply replace packages because, for example, Caps...
by gius64
Mon Feb 01, 2016 5:05 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.35rc [release candidate] is released, new wireless package!
Replies: 537
Views: 103950

Re: v6.35rc is released, new wireless package!

-fp doesn't mean Fast Path, if I remember correctly, it's more like Feature pack? BTW, this wireless-rep package doesn't seem to work in nv2 mode (AP - 912UAG ROS v6.35rc1, CPEs - SXT Lite5/5HPnD v6.19-6.28,6.35rc1). Changing to nstreme - clients reconnect ok, changing to -cm2 - clients reconnect o...
by gius64
Sun Jan 31, 2016 6:03 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Low NV2 802.11ac PTMP Thoughput
Replies: 47
Views: 10781

Re: Low NV2 802.11ac PTMP Thoughput

Well i had been facing exactly same issues with Mikrotik NV2,performance degrades after 25-30 clients,latency keeps between 15-20 ms. I have made following changes to my network and now everything has returned to normal. You can try these changes and check if it helps you. 1) all client's are kept ...
by gius64
Sun Jan 31, 2016 3:56 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.35rc [release candidate] is released, new wireless package!
Replies: 537
Views: 103950

Re: v6.35rc is released, new wireless package!

NV2 is not working.TCP 40% better than before
40% better in 802.11? :shock: Did you test AC?

I tested 802.11ac in a room on SXT 5 ac, 0dBm tx power to don't have too high signal, about 30 meters distance, max 314Mbps iperf TCP between two powerful computers on 80MHz channel :(
by gius64
Sat Jan 30, 2016 9:06 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.35rc [release candidate] is released, new wireless package!
Replies: 537
Views: 103950

Re: v6.35rc is released, new wireless package!

Yes, wireless-rep is the like cm2, but it has additional features (CAPsMAN will work with the package).
Does it have improvements on point to multipoint with nv2?
by gius64
Sat Jan 30, 2016 9:04 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.35rc [release candidate] is released, new wireless package!
Replies: 537
Views: 103950

Re: v6.35rc is released, new wireless package!

With new package TCP throughput is really impresive. There is a problem with nv2 connection. Client's can't connect, when protocol is set to nv2, only nstreme and 802.11 works. With nstreme, there is a problem with dynamic framin policy. I really starting to like what you are doing.Don't stop, and ...
by gius64
Sat Jan 30, 2016 3:25 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.35rc [release candidate] is released, new wireless package!
Replies: 537
Views: 103950

Re: Re:

ok, mikrotik thinks it will rise sales on consumer market, so that is it. I know what would not as much rise but prevent from falling: improvement of current and future WiFi software or hardware. It becomes uncompetitive with todays user demand and trends :( and there's already a list of inventions...
by gius64
Fri Jan 29, 2016 1:04 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Low NV2 802.11ac PTMP Thoughput
Replies: 47
Views: 10781

Re: Low NV2 802.11ac PTMP Thoughput

We have APs 20Mhz with 50+ clients. Signals are under -50 with only some clients over -60. The AP has a maximum aggregate of 50 Mb/s in dramatic high noisy enviroment. Client side bandwith test reach 50 Mb/s with signal around -40 and only 7 Mb/s with signal around -65. Generally we use shielded SX...
by gius64
Fri Jan 29, 2016 3:25 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Low NV2 802.11ac PTMP Thoughput
Replies: 47
Views: 10781

Re: Low NV2 802.11ac PTMP Thoughput

It's very disappointing to see that there isn't a single word from a MikroTik guy about that :( I invested lots of money in MikroTik for my network and I don't see nothing they do to tell us how to improve performance in PtMP. If they think performances are ok, they could write a wiki article about ...
by gius64
Thu Jan 28, 2016 11:52 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: OSPFv3 Missing /128 Routes in 5.1
Replies: 73
Views: 18157

Re: OSPFv3 Missing /128 Routes in 5.1

There will be no fix for this problem in ROS v6.
Thanks MRZ, can you let us know why?
I think they'll fix it in ROS v7 :(
by gius64
Thu Jan 28, 2016 5:05 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Best PTMP Configuration on MikroTik
Replies: 4
Views: 3481

Re: Best PTMP Configuration on MikroTik

Fwiw we found long ago that pfifo gives poor results shaping customer traffic, so we use sfq (one queue per customer, all children of a queue that models the backhaul capacity). Me too, I opened a thread ( http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?t=83477 ) about that, but with 6.33.5 and wireless-cm...
by gius64
Thu Jan 28, 2016 4:20 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Suggested TDMA Period Size
Replies: 3
Views: 2666

Re: Suggested TDMA Period Size

Auto works best on P2P, on PtMP I suggest a fixed value. I have good performance only using 2ms or 3ms. With 4-5 and more I have big latency and low throughput :(
by gius64
Thu Jan 28, 2016 4:10 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Best PTMP Configuration on MikroTik
Replies: 4
Views: 3481

Best PTMP Configuration on MikroTik

Hello everyone, This morning I had an idea: there are a lot of WISPs here from all over the world, and each one have a different PtMP configuration, so... Why don't we share our configurations? I think it could be an helpful thread because everyone can take the best from each configuration! I start ...