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by tsouzar
Tue Oct 03, 2017 9:58 am
Forum: General
Topic: Why I am not using WinBox!
Replies: 24
Views: 3617

Re: Why I am not using WinBox!

WebFig is slow to load informations, doesn't have same multi-window behavior as Winbox, is full of validation bugs, is ugly, is boring with session timeout limit and isn't responsive to mobile devices. MikroTik should replace it with a basic web GUI for newbies, just like TP-Link or D-Link ones, bec...
by tsouzar
Thu Sep 07, 2017 4:11 am
Forum: General
Topic: URGENT Fix/Feature Request: Spectral Scan/History in 802.11ac devices.
Replies: 15
Views: 2476

Re: URGENT Fix/Feature Request: Spectral Scan/History in 802.11ac devices.

Posted in another thread, figured I would copy paste. The issue isn't with Mikrotik's programming capabilities. Unfortunately they are choosing to be tight lipped as to why this feature is absent. Qualcomm realized how important this feature was and started limiting it's support in their chipsets t...
by tsouzar
Mon Aug 07, 2017 4:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: URGENT Fix/Feature Request: Spectral Scan/History in 802.11ac devices.
Replies: 15
Views: 2476

Re: URGENT Fix/Feature Request: Spectral Scan/History in 802.11ac devices.

Just stop calling other people idiots and do not create new threads for topics that are already discussed elsewhere. I thought you might understand my message. :wink: I got a reply from MikroTik in a ticket I open regarding this question. They said are working to improve performance of 802.11ac rad...
by tsouzar
Mon Aug 07, 2017 7:42 am
Forum: General
Topic: URGENT Fix/Feature Request: Spectral Scan/History in 802.11ac devices.
Replies: 15
Views: 2476

Re: URGENT Fix/Feature Request: Spectral Scan/History in 802.11ac devices.

People who make the best devices you can buy (and you do that) are idiots while you are not an idiot when you are paying them...
Are you X because you buy things from somebody that is X, being X an attribute? Not a good logic.
Let's keep the topic within original subject.
by tsouzar
Sun Aug 06, 2017 11:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: URGENT Fix/Feature Request: Spectral Scan/History in 802.11ac devices.
Replies: 15
Views: 2476

Re: URGENT Fix/Feature Request: Spectral Scan/History in 802.11ac devices.

So you are not an idiot because you are smarter and not buying their products at all,right? If so, why do you care? If not so, don't you mind to give your money to such idiots? I would. Yes, I mind to give money to these idiots, and that is the reason why I think they should at least give some atte...
by tsouzar
Sun Aug 06, 2017 11:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: URGENT Fix/Feature Request: Spectral Scan/History in 802.11ac devices.
Replies: 15
Views: 2476

Re: URGENT Fix/Feature Request: Spectral Scan/History in 802.11ac devices.

I do not believe that they don't care and for sure not because you call them idiots. Please, think before you name someone like this. The truth is that official statement to this topic is still missing. Yes, they (or the person that made the choice to launch 802.11ac radios without first getting Ro...
by tsouzar
Sun Aug 06, 2017 11:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: URGENT Fix/Feature Request: Spectral Scan/History in 802.11ac devices.
Replies: 15
Views: 2476

Re: URGENT Fix/Feature Request: Spectral Scan/History in 802.11ac devices.

It really is. If you want to urge mikrotik, create a ticket at them by sending email to support. This is user forum only. So, what is the purpose of this subforum? It says in description: "BETA Testing and Feature Suggestions for the next RouterOS release (ROS v7)" Anyway, even through I think ther...
by tsouzar
Sun Aug 06, 2017 2:08 am
Forum: General
Topic: 802.11ac spectral scan
Replies: 158
Views: 38183

Re: 802.11ac spectral scan

Come on, MikroTik, this is URGENT! Stop wasting time adding new non-important features and fix Spectral Scan now! Your 802.11ac devices are useless in heavy noise environments until this is solved. 3 years and nothing yet... Or maybe you should send your engineers to spend some hours picking clean c...
by tsouzar
Sun Aug 06, 2017 2:01 am
Forum: General
Topic: URGENT Fix/Feature Request: Spectral Scan/History in 802.11ac devices.
Replies: 15
Views: 2476

Re: URGENT Fix/Feature Request: Spectral Scan/History in 802.11ac devices.

This was said many times here and there is also a dedicated thread for this. Cool. I saw that topic once, but forgot about it. Anyway, looks like MikroTik does not care. They continue wasting time with less important things. I created this topic to remind MikroTik that this is URGENT, not just a co...
by tsouzar
Sun Aug 06, 2017 12:16 am
Forum: General
Topic: URGENT Fix/Feature Request: Spectral Scan/History in 802.11ac devices.
Replies: 15
Views: 2476

URGENT Fix/Feature Request: Spectral Scan/History in 802.11ac devices.

I think MikroTik can't see the urgency of fixing Spectral History and Spectral Scan (The Dude) in 802.11ac devices. I'll make it clear: your 802.11ac radios are USELESS without it! It's stupid to imagine MikroTik think somebody can use their 802.11ac devices without the ability to analyse the RF spe...
by tsouzar
Tue Dec 20, 2016 5:12 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: MikroTik News December 2016 (Issue #74)
Replies: 94
Views: 27784

Re: RE: Re: MikroTik News December 2016 (Issue #74)

Why are the power supplies without fans? This is the reason most power supplies die in CCR series...
Great question. Waiting for Mikrotik reply on this.
by tsouzar
Sat Nov 12, 2016 3:39 am
Forum: General
Topic: Most strange problem ever: RB750GL slow L3 forwarding but fast L2
Replies: 0
Views: 417

Most strange problem ever: RB750GL slow L3 forwarding but fast L2

Dear, I have a RB750GL in one of our POPs and it routes and authenticates about to 40 clients using Hotspot. We are experiencing a big delay when accessing and browsing through the web management interface of our Rocket M5 that acts as PTMP AP at that location. This happens since we replaced previou...
by tsouzar
Sun Sep 25, 2016 2:14 am
Forum: General
Topic: The need for such big amount of RAM in CCRs
Replies: 2
Views: 810

Re: The need for such big amount of RAM in CCRs

One full bgp table require 500MB. So, 2GB are sufficient. Yep, that was just an example of what I know to be huge RAM consumer in RouterOS. I'm more interested in knowing which are other RouterOS' features that may spend much RAM so justify 2GB on a router. Or maybe MikroTik was only looking at BGP...
by tsouzar
Fri Sep 23, 2016 9:20 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: Mikrotik equivalent of the AS-SET command
Replies: 7
Views: 2585

Re: Mikrotik equivalent of the AS-SET command

This seems to be a problem of your downstream client, not yours. It needs to do proper traffic engineering in order to traffic be rightly balanced over two upstreams (you and the other). 2nd option from @zagziggy's answer is easier way to achieve incoming traffic balancing. I would just add that usu...
by tsouzar
Fri Sep 23, 2016 8:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: The need for such big amount of RAM in CCRs
Replies: 2
Views: 810

The need for such big amount of RAM in CCRs

Guys, I was asking myself if CCRs need that big amount RAM they come with for anything more than full BGP feeds. Do they? Is there anything else that would take so much RAM? I've heard about queues being a big RAM consumer (maybe for buffers). Is that right? And what about conntrack, does it need mu...
by tsouzar
Sun Aug 14, 2016 1:59 am
Forum: General
Topic: CCR router - Queuing over 500mbps, slow cpu
Replies: 12
Views: 2874

Re: CCR router - Queuing over 500mbps, slow cpu

I made a mistake (and Wiki is wrong). It's on /system resource irq rps.
There's no need for installing extra package. You must configure it from terminal, it's not available on Winbox.
by tsouzar
Sat Aug 13, 2016 4:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: block Windows 10 update-delivery-optimization
Replies: 20
Views: 10426

Re: block Windows 10 update-delivery-optimization

Microsoft makes use of own protocol named BITS, that is based on HTTP. The whole traffic is encrypted (SSL/TLS) and used ports vary a lot.


Summary: it works like torrent and thus is impossible to be detected by firewall and blocked/limited.
by tsouzar
Sat Aug 13, 2016 8:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: CCR router - Queuing over 500mbps, slow cpu
Replies: 12
Views: 2874

Re: RE: Re: CCR router - Queuing over 500mbps, slow cpu

We experienced the similar issues while testing simple queues. This was resolved by turning on rps on the Ethernet interface to allow it to use the multiple cpu's. This may be the bottleneck you are experiencing. Hi Aron, could u please point me right to turning on the rps, where exactly this optio...
by tsouzar
Sat Jul 30, 2016 1:32 am
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP's all being allocated to 00:00:00:00:00:00
Replies: 8
Views: 3163

Re: DHCP's all being allocated to 00:00:00:00:00:00

I had this problem on my home's RB951Ui after changing network netmask on interface and DHCP server. I could't solve it until when rebooted my RB and everything came to work properly. What a crappy bug, MikroTik!
by tsouzar
Wed Jul 27, 2016 3:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP Relay and Lease Script
Replies: 0
Views: 523

DHCP Relay and Lease Script

Dears, I currently have one RB/CCR in each of my access networks (PoPs) and they work as DHCP Relay of a central CCR that runs DHCP Server. Now I need to run a script each time DHCP leases or releases an IP address. It would be easy if I didn't have the need for use DHCP relay's IP address within th...
by tsouzar
Thu Jun 25, 2015 7:38 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: What does MikroTik have against external antennas in SOHO products?
Replies: 45
Views: 21882

Re: What does MikroTik have against external antennas in SOHO products?

Thanks everybody for your answers. Can't you use a RB 2011 with more powerful external antennas ? Granted this knocks the cost up quite a bit . No. RB2011 is so much expensive and waste of resources for most of ISP's customers. Why? because sensitivity is the "real thing", and compared to a WDR4300 ...
by tsouzar
Thu Jun 25, 2015 2:02 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: What does MikroTik have against external antennas in SOHO products?
Replies: 45
Views: 21882

What does MikroTik have against external antennas in SOHO products?

People, since RB751, MikroTik haven't launched any new SOHO RB with external antenna connector. Why? Those 2.5dBi internal antennas that comes with RB951, hAP, mAP are very poor and not sufficient for all scenarios (I guess MikroTik engineers doesn't know most of houses' internal walls around the wo...
by tsouzar
Sun Mar 15, 2015 12:18 am
Forum: General
Topic: Feature Request: custom per connection classifier
Replies: 0
Views: 731

Feature Request: custom per connection classifier

Feature request for the next v6 release Feature: Instead of giving current options of IP packet fields combinations, add 4 individual options: src-port, src-address, dst-port, dst-address, like some other routing systems do. This would allow us to have more custom and efficient load balancing rules...
by tsouzar
Sun Feb 01, 2015 2:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: Winbox 3 RC
Replies: 639
Views: 143790

Re: Winbox 3 RC

Winbox v3.0rc2 connected to RB133 running RouterOS 5.26 has the following bug on viewing any wireless interface: http://i.imgur.com/KzcWQFV.jpg The problem doesn't occur with RouterOS 6.25. Other bug I found is with routing filters. Winbox 2 shows them rightly, but v3.0rc2 is buggy: http://i.imgur.c...
by tsouzar
Wed Dec 03, 2014 5:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: 6to4 or EoIP/IPIP/GRE tunnel for IPv6 addressing
Replies: 1
Views: 1142

6to4 or EoIP/IPIP/GRE tunnel for IPv6 addressing

Hello. I have a /40 IPv6 address block at some MikroTik router (R1). I need to assign a /48 to another MikroTik router (R2) that is not directly connected and only way to do it is using tunnels. My question is: what is the difference of making a 6to4 tunnel between R1 and R2 and making an EoIP/IPIP/...
by tsouzar
Fri Nov 14, 2014 3:18 am
Forum: General
Topic: New forum look & feel
Replies: 64
Views: 9778

Re: New forum look & feel

I wonder why Mikrotik wastes time for making such unuseful things instead taking care of correcting the bugs in ROS. Can't they work on more than one thing at once? I enjoyed new forum look. Only problems is lack of contrast, color sheme which doesn't look like MikroTik.com (where is red and green?...
by tsouzar
Thu Nov 06, 2014 12:16 am
Forum: General
Topic: Why is RB133 supported by RouterOS v6 while RB133C isn't?
Replies: 5
Views: 2273

Re: Why is RB133 supported by RouterOS v6 while RB133C isn't

Thank you all.

I was thinking only on CPU model and forgot amount of RAM.
So, it's safe to upgrade archaic RB133 to v6. :D
by tsouzar
Wed Nov 05, 2014 3:10 am
Forum: General
Topic: Why is RB133 supported by RouterOS v6 while RB133C isn't?
Replies: 5
Views: 2273

Why is RB133 supported by RouterOS v6 while RB133C isn't?

Hello. As title says, my question is: why is RB133 supported by RouterOS v6 while RB133C isn't? They have same hardware, except RB133C have somethings missing. mikrotik.com/download says: "RB111, RB112, RB133C, RB150 devices are not supported in v6, please use v5.". Is this right? Can I upgrade my R...
by tsouzar
Mon Oct 20, 2014 4:00 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: API client: send encoded length
Replies: 9
Views: 1766

Re: API client: send encoded length

Oh? That's different from what I've seen in projects that "start off" as C++ projects. But if you can pull off what you say there, that's great :D . #ifdef __cplusplus //C++ way of doing something, e.g.: int* allocate_integer(int* value, int bytes) { //do it using smart pointers (C++ only) } #else ...
by tsouzar
Mon Oct 20, 2014 3:09 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: API client: send encoded length
Replies: 9
Views: 1766

Re: API client: send encoded length

Better than nothing I guess, but that would still require the user to have a C++ compiler alongside their C one :? . Not right. It will require just a C compiler. In other words, same code can be compiled as C or C++. C compiler will read only the code I put in #if statements that match C language....
by tsouzar
Mon Oct 20, 2014 2:21 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: API client: send encoded length
Replies: 9
Views: 1766

Re: API client: send encoded length

If you want to make a RouterOS API client useful beyond C++, I'd suggest you make a new C client, and wrap the C++ code around that . C way of doing things is hard to accomplish and obsolete. C++ does better memory spaces and pointers managing, etc. Maybe I use #if's to add C compatible implementat...
by tsouzar
Sun Oct 19, 2014 7:27 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: API client: send encoded length
Replies: 9
Views: 1766

Re: API client: send encoded length

Thanks for your answer. Yes. It will work as specified, i.e. normally. Is there any need to allocate a memory space with encoded length size, to send a message with exact byte amount? This question comes from the use of chr() in example code to send 1 byte messages, instead of 4 bytes with 3 of them...
by tsouzar
Sun Oct 19, 2014 2:32 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: API client: send encoded length
Replies: 9
Views: 1766

API client: send encoded length

Hello folks. I'm developing my own C++ client for MikroTik RouterOS API which I will use in some projects. (I don't liked that existing one) I've a question: Example client provided by MikroTik on Wiki page sends each byte of encoded length at a time to the router. Is this really need? Can't I send ...
by tsouzar
Thu Sep 18, 2014 4:20 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB750 series upgrade
Replies: 0
Views: 776

RB750 series upgrade

Hello. I really liked when RB951G-2HnD and RB951Ui-2HnD had been launched. They're powerful and great cost RBs, with a such amazing CPU and 128MB RAM, wow, wonderful. However, for having wireless, they came to be a bit expensive to be used in place of RB750 series. RB750 and its variations are very ...
by tsouzar
Sun May 11, 2014 11:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Wrong src address
Replies: 5
Views: 1061

Re: Wrong src address

Wow, really. I forgot this detail, rextended. You can call me dumb.
Thank you rexended and Rudios.

So, the wrong src address problem was due this general masquerade... problem resolved. Thanks!
by tsouzar
Sun May 11, 2014 7:39 am
Forum: General
Topic: Wrong src address
Replies: 5
Views: 1061

Re: Wrong src address

the problem is simple: you masquerade all... all the traffic passing trougth the router appear from 203.0.113.x the masquerade MUST be used only from one pool of not public IP address as src-address to out on one wan interface. Like this: /ip firewall nat add action=masquerade chain=srcnat comment=...
by tsouzar
Fri May 09, 2014 1:49 am
Forum: General
Topic: Wrong src address
Replies: 5
Views: 1061

Wrong src address

Hello guys. I've an x86 machine running RouterOS 5.20 which acts as a router for 3 networks. There are 5 IP addresses assigned to this router, lets assume they are: ether1 : 203.0.113.46/30 ether2 : 192.0.2.1/29 ether3 : 192.0.2.9/29 vlan1-ether1 : 198.51.100.2/29 eoip-tunnel1 : 203.0.113.49/30 I us...