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by gammy69er
Mon Feb 11, 2019 6:14 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Script - DHCP Lease to Simple Queues
Replies: 14
Views: 22720

Re: Script - DHCP Lease to Simple Queues

I recently needed to create queues for DHCP entries, and I used a much simpler solution... The following script is applied as lease-script: :local queueName "Guest $leaseActMAC"; :if ($leaseBound = "1") do={ /queue simple add name=$queueName parent=GUESTS place-before="Guest STATIC" target=($leaseA...
by gammy69er
Wed Oct 11, 2017 2:04 am
Forum: SwOS
Topic: Cannot Change Password on V2.5 on CSS106
Replies: 11
Views: 1721

Re: Cannot Change Password on V2.5 on CSS106

https://download2.mikrotik.com/swos2/cs ... 1s-2.4.bin

I tend to just copy the link to the Current version and adjust the version number to the one I need...

This Link worked form Me to get 2.4.
by gammy69er
Tue Jan 24, 2017 11:27 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: The Dude, v6.39rc test builds.
Replies: 121
Views: 29430

Re: The Dude, v6.39rc test builds.

Bug Report. Unsure if this affects other element types at this stage, but Copy/Paste on Network Elements goes onto new map - but holds Network Map ID information, rather than changing the information to the new map Adjusting XML net map ID Corrects adjusts, but creates 2 times the work - almost fast...
by gammy69er
Fri Jul 22, 2016 10:31 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Problem with Script On Login
Replies: 4
Views: 1009

Re: Problem with Script On Login

Hey Bud Just noticed a problem with one of my scripts, and decided to have a look around here.  I Had your issue for a while.   TBH - i cannot exactly say how i got around it - i think that open :if statements helped (couldn't get an else to work myself) See if any of the info here can help http://f...
by gammy69er
Fri Jul 22, 2016 10:07 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Removing Hotspot Users after 6.34rc12
Replies: 0
Views: 514

Removing Hotspot Users after 6.34rc12

Sooooo... I see Mikrotik have added a Data limit thing in the Latest Versions of ROS - YAY However it is still lacking one key feature - Removal of accounts @ Time of Day e.g. no matter what time someone logs on, all data reset @ say 9 am. Also, in implementing this - they have broken my Script :( ...
by gammy69er
Fri Jul 22, 2016 9:53 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Hotspot Data Limits
Replies: 5
Views: 11291

Re: Hotspot Data Limits

Sooooo... I see Mikrotik have added a Data limit thing in the Latest Versions of ROS - YAY However it is still lacking one key feature - Removal of accounts @ Time of Day e.g. no matter what time someone logs on, all data reset @ say 9 am. Also, in implementing this - they have broken my Script :( ....
by gammy69er
Sat Jul 16, 2016 3:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: # BUG !!! INTERFACE - ETHER - POWER-CYCLE-PING-ADDRESS #
Replies: 14
Views: 3435

Re: # BUG !!! INTERFACE - ETHER - POWER-CYCLE-PING-ADDRESS #

I need to Get some into on this one. Please confirm my Suspicions :) 1. Power Cycle Pings a Host, but ONLY on the interface it is enabled for, correct? 2. it WILL NOT currently ping any routable devices on other interfaces 3. This is basically useless if you wish to monitor a device on the other sid...
by gammy69er
Sat Jun 11, 2016 8:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: 32Mb RAM devices and ROS 6
Replies: 24
Views: 4698

Re: 32Mb RAM devices and ROS 6

God - i'm so late with the Replies - but my comment to you sir would be that there isn't a memory "Leak" as such... but the is more features, which take more memory, and if you don't increase the device's memory, and the devices "Out of Memory" minimum conditions remain the same as previous (but act...
by gammy69er
Sat Jun 11, 2016 7:36 am
Forum: General
Topic: Mac-Cookie and Logging in
Replies: 6
Views: 4390

Re: Mac-Cookie and Logging in

And this is the one place i forgot to add the Link to the Scrip I Created - Sorry Guys. http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=99515 This will allow Trial access with set data limits.  The Code for the Multiple HS version of the script has been in production for months now - no issues :D Good...
by gammy69er
Sat Jun 11, 2016 7:30 am
Forum: General
Topic: Mac-Cookie and Logging in
Replies: 6
Views: 4390

Re: Mac-Cookie and Logging in

To anyone who is interested - I Cracked it... Mac-Cookie Persists if "Host" is removed.  Also, if "Host" is removed from Hotspot, yet the device remains connected to the Hotspot Network (via Wireless or Cable) - the Next time the Device pumps through activity on the network, the host is re-added, a...
by gammy69er
Wed Feb 24, 2016 7:42 am
Forum: General
Topic: PowerBox - RB750p-pbr2 - No PPPoE
Replies: 0
Views: 545

PowerBox - RB750p-pbr2 - No PPPoE

So... Have been using these units to awesome effect as Outdoor Switches - But the one time I try to use as a Core, wha-wahhhhhhh. Wasted 4 Hours trying to diagnose my pppoe server - turns out the ODPB has only some ability as a router - as it can't seem to get the internet in on it's own. Scenario. ...
by gammy69er
Wed Feb 24, 2016 6:58 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB750P-PBr2 mAP_lite
Replies: 4
Views: 802

Re: RB750P-PBr2 mAP_lite

Watts roughly *EDIT* Exactly *EDIT* equates to Amps x Volts

24v x 2a = 48w

3.5w / 24v = 0.146a - well below the 1 amp limit per port.

*EDIT* See what i did there :P Cheers Jarda - good info as usual
by gammy69er
Wed Feb 10, 2016 2:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: pppoe isssue
Replies: 2
Views: 2573

Re: pppoe isssue

I Just Didn't put in a service name on Client Device - Worked for Me.

You could also use the same name as your pppoe serve service - that should work too.
by gammy69er
Wed Feb 10, 2016 2:19 am
Forum: General
Topic: received PADI, with unsupported service, dropping in log
Replies: 1
Views: 1174

Re: received PADI, with unsupported service, dropping in log

I just didn't put in a Service Name (in the Client Device) - Worked for me...

You could also put in the Service Name of the PPPoE Server you have made.
by gammy69er
Fri Feb 05, 2016 5:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik vlans and UniFi Switch issues
Replies: 6
Views: 3491

Re: Mikrotik vlans and UniFi Switch issues

Okay, I got it working. Docmarius, Ubnt has just release a firmware that allows you to have management of the USW on a VLAN, thus creating a trunk port. But I think you have to have untagged DHCP on first to associate it to the Controller software and then you can change it to the management vlan. ...
by gammy69er
Mon Nov 30, 2015 2:04 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Hotspot Data Limits
Replies: 5
Views: 11291

Re: Hotspot Data Limits

Just an update - Had to Replace the Router - unrelated Issue - But had to rebuild this script. have just realised that i have sent you all down the garden path in regards to the Removal Of Users Script - it is missing a Key component due to the fact that the ROS cannot Support the way this command i...
by gammy69er
Fri Aug 28, 2015 1:58 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: URGENT - UNICAST KEY EXCHANGE TIMEOUT PROBLEM
Replies: 14
Views: 9521

Re: URGENT - UNICAST KEY EXCHANGE TIMEOUT PROBLEM

Well... All I was saying is that when I Activated "Static Mesh" in the WDS Settings on the Wireless AP - This Issue went away for me... I AM NOT using Mesh, and AM NOT Meshing my AP's Together - in fact it is a Standard AP/STA Wireless Network. These is one AP, and Multiple Stations - all working In...
by gammy69er
Fri Aug 28, 2015 1:47 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot, HTTPS and CPU performance
Replies: 14
Views: 4044

Re: Hotspot, HTTPS and CPU performance

Any news about why CPU usage arise to 100% when hotspot authenticacion is https ? I Gots Nothing.... It happens with Every Version of the H/W I have used for H/S (Haven't used Cloud Core Yet for HS - but that is kinda like taking a Monster Truck to a Go Cart race) I will have to Defer to any Code M...
by gammy69er
Fri Aug 14, 2015 7:16 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Useful scripts
Replies: 53
Views: 95931

Re: Useful scripts

have Just added a Script for Hotspot Data Limit

http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=99515

Sets Data Limit On Login - no scripted monitoring required - and disconnects once data is used
by gammy69er
Fri Aug 14, 2015 7:14 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Creating a "Free" hotspot
Replies: 11
Views: 6799

Re: Creating a "Free" hotspot

have Just added a Script

http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=99515

this works well for me
by gammy69er
Fri Aug 14, 2015 7:13 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot Trial user (down/up) client data limit
Replies: 2
Views: 1009

Re: Hotspot Trial user (down/up) client data limit

have Just added a Script

http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=99515

this works well for me
by gammy69er
Fri Aug 14, 2015 7:11 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot trial limit by usage not time
Replies: 10
Views: 4237

Re: Hotspot trial limit by usage not time

have Just added a Script

http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=99515

this works well for me - and takes away from running scripts every 5-10 mins
by gammy69er
Fri Aug 14, 2015 7:08 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Hotspot Data Limits
Replies: 5
Views: 11291

Hotspot Data Limits

Hey Guys Have created a New "On Login" Script that will allow for you to give trial Guests any data amount you like, for any period you like. This system allows for complete automation of the HS and does not require a timed script to "check" the HS users - therefore using less resources (presumably)...
by gammy69er
Fri Aug 14, 2015 5:35 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: URGENT - UNICAST KEY EXCHANGE TIMEOUT PROBLEM
Replies: 14
Views: 9521

Re: URGENT - UNICAST KEY EXCHANGE TIMEOUT PROBLEM

i am using ver. 6.29 but the problem is still there... i am not able to handle the issue... it's costing me a lot and it is not mesh its just simple AP connecting with 10-15 clients. Bud, I think you'll find that an AP with Clients Denotes a type of "Mesh" (conglomeration of network devices) - Star...
by gammy69er
Mon Jul 27, 2015 8:07 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: URGENT - UNICAST KEY EXCHANGE TIMEOUT PROBLEM
Replies: 14
Views: 9521

Re: URGENT - UNICAST KEY EXCHANGE TIMEOUT PROBLEM

No, you just need to switch from regular wds to mesh-wds and that is all, it is not required to use /mesh. Only thing is that you need to upgrade your all the WDS links as WDS mesh isn't compatible with regular WDS. Thanks Uldis - Finally Found this Thread... is an issue I have had intermittently f...
by gammy69er
Sun Jun 14, 2015 6:37 am
Forum: General
Topic: https problem on hotspot
Replies: 97
Views: 91923

Re: https problem on hotspot

Not a Solution, But a Work Around We Walled Garden'd all Google. Due to the fact that Google is a very popular Homepage, and the fact that although FF and IE will throw up and error - which is ok, due to the nature of connection, however Chrome would not allow continue (assumedly, due to the fact t...
by gammy69er
Fri May 22, 2015 3:38 am
Forum: General
Topic: Mac-Cookie and Logging in
Replies: 6
Views: 4390

Re: Mac-Cookie and Logging in

To anyone who is interested - I Cracked it... Mac-Cookie Persists if "Host" is removed. Also, if "Host" is removed from Hotspot, yet the device remains connected to the Hotspot Network (via Wireless or Cable) - the Next time the Device pumps through activity on the network, the host is re-added, and...
by gammy69er
Fri May 22, 2015 3:26 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot, HTTPS and CPU performance
Replies: 14
Views: 4044

Re: Hotspot, HTTPS and CPU performance

Potentially Final Update for this one - if anyone gives a Toss Now :) 25 Days uptime (see a log for a while back that it got rebooted - unsure as to why - could be power outage) Zero Support Calls since upgrade (was getting 3+ a week) Just Logged in to check him before this update. As per what i hav...
by gammy69er
Thu Apr 23, 2015 1:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 32Mb RAM devices and ROS 6
Replies: 24
Views: 4698

Re: 32Mb RAM devices and ROS 6

Sorry Phendry, you are 100% correct... A roll back destroys config and makes a mess. Perhaps a new "Rollback" version would be a quick way to get the punters happy (potentially a v6.99 say, that "upgrades the router" to a point where it is at 5.21 or less) and a disclaimer on all current versions to...
by gammy69er
Thu Apr 23, 2015 12:56 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mac-Cookie and Logging in
Replies: 6
Views: 4390

Re: Mac-Cookie and Logging in

If you're sending users to a remote page anyway (e.g. a web server where you collect their email), you can use the web server to generate a new account via the API protocol, and then redirect them to the hotspot, with the new username and password attached to the URL. The new user should be given t...
by gammy69er
Fri Apr 17, 2015 8:26 am
Forum: General
Topic: Mac-Cookie and Logging in
Replies: 6
Views: 4390

Mac-Cookie and Logging in

So I have been trying to dig up information about Mac-Cookies, however am coming up a little short. The Hotspot Manual has this... " MAC Cookie MAC cookie is a new hotspot feature, designed to improve accessibility for smartphones, laptops and other mobile devices. When MAC cookie feature is enabled...
by gammy69er
Fri Apr 17, 2015 12:31 am
Forum: General
Topic: 32Mb RAM devices and ROS 6
Replies: 24
Views: 4698

Re: 32Mb RAM devices and ROS 6

Just a little more fuel for the fire... http://i62.tinypic.com/33o1cgl.png It's not often I get the full description of the failure like this, usually it's just "router was rebooted without proper shutdown" or "router was rebooted without proper shutdown by watchdog timer" This is yet another unit o...
by gammy69er
Thu Apr 16, 2015 9:44 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: "host prohibited" Ping Status - Unable to ping Router
Replies: 0
Views: 1590

"host prohibited" Ping Status - Unable to ping Router

Hey Guys Just Posting because all I found was useless information as to how to Create this error with firewall rules. I was actually looking for a solution to losing connectivity to a Router that had not been created by a firewall rule. When I came to it - Router one was there - with 2 Hotspots. hot...
by gammy69er
Thu Apr 09, 2015 9:08 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot, HTTPS and CPU performance
Replies: 14
Views: 4044

Re: Hotspot, HTTPS and CPU performance

Update... Finally got into the Library and Upgrade the H/W - Upgraded to 951G (i usually get 951U - but out of stock) Either way - 7 days and counting - absolutely zero reported issues so far (touch wood :P) I did however notice a drop in ppp 2 days ago - but it came straight back up. As of Late Nig...
by gammy69er
Sun Mar 15, 2015 11:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 32Mb RAM devices and ROS 6
Replies: 24
Views: 4698

Re: 32Mb RAM devices and ROS 6

7-8MB of RAM is enough for RouterBOARD to run RouterOS v6. I have seen no issues. Maybe the problem is caused by something else? I suggest sending supout.rif file to support According to my observations problems starts below 6mb free ram and 5mb is critical. Using router with home settings, no queu...
by gammy69er
Sun Mar 15, 2015 10:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot, HTTPS and CPU performance
Replies: 14
Views: 4044

Re: Hotspot, HTTPS and CPU performance

You post was very helpfull, gammy69er. I notice this behaviour in several times in mu devices. May it be that we do not put the correct (or powerfull enough) device for our needs? Cheers Awa - good to know peeps are getting informed from this. Have actually Posted a reply in another post due to som...
by gammy69er
Fri Mar 13, 2015 1:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: 32Mb RAM devices and ROS 6
Replies: 24
Views: 4698

Re: 32Mb RAM devices and ROS 6

I have been Finding 32mb Devices (and to mention it, the <400mhz devices also - 532's, 333's, 411's etc) are not enough to support ROS 6 - am currently about to run some testing on Downgrades and the likes. For us - we use the HS system... so big overheads - but I would at this stage recommend that ...
by gammy69er
Mon Mar 02, 2015 3:06 am
Forum: General
Topic: https problem on hotspot
Replies: 97
Views: 91923

Re: https problem on hotspot

Not a Solution, But a Work Around We Walled Garden'd all Google. Due to the fact that Google is a very popular Homepage, and the fact that although FF and IE will throw up and error - which is ok, due to the nature of connection, however Chrome would not allow continue (assumedly, due to the fact th...
by gammy69er
Thu Dec 11, 2014 11:22 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot, HTTPS and CPU performance
Replies: 14
Views: 4044

Re: Hotspot, HTTPS and CPU performance

To any who have been Following this - here is an update... Finally - But I wanted to be Sure. SO.... Did some Live Testing on Site 2. Upgraded to 6.21.1 Let him Run. 1 day Later... Wha whaa... he was doing it again Disabled Https and waited till I could get on site. By the time I got there - (2 days...
by gammy69er
Tue Nov 11, 2014 8:14 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot, HTTPS and CPU performance
Replies: 14
Views: 4044

Re: Hotspot, HTTPS and CPU performance

google uses https by default, so you can expect every user to be putting load on that. It is also very likely that they may have other tabs opened that could have many using https which could cause hang. I really dont know your network architecture whether the APs are connected to a central gateway...
by gammy69er
Thu Nov 06, 2014 10:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot, HTTPS and CPU performance
Replies: 14
Views: 4044

Re: Hotspot, HTTPS and CPU performance

Well, Thank you for your points - I will look into them further and see if there is something specific to be drawn from this. However, as I had said previously - I have 532's that have been going for years with dozens/hundreds of connections per day - no issues. It may be due to a lot more websites ...
by gammy69er
Thu Nov 06, 2014 3:33 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot, HTTPS and CPU performance
Replies: 14
Views: 4044

Re: Hotspot, HTTPS and CPU performance

HTTPS uses CPU to do encryption such that even a brute force attempt on SSH can be CPU consuming unless the CPU has hardware encryption support which routerOS uses. What routerboard are you using? How many clients do you serve at a time and how often is HTTPS used on your network in terms of bandwi...
by gammy69er
Mon Nov 03, 2014 1:38 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot, HTTPS and CPU performance
Replies: 14
Views: 4044

Hotspot, HTTPS and CPU performance

Now Before you start asking me for Supouts... I understand that I can send these, and my issue will get resolved... However, I am wanting to get a bit more troubleshooting done, prior to Supout The Issue : www in the /tools Profile is Eating as much CPU as it can The Cause : Hotspot HTTPS Login syst...
by gammy69er
Sun May 18, 2014 3:46 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB751U-2HnD - poor wireless performance & problems
Replies: 113
Views: 114679

Re: RB751U-2HnD - poor wireless performance & problems

Well, I am extremely fresh to this whole subject, but as I work for a small ISP that supplies Hotspot Tech to Managed Apartments and Hotels - I have had a major trial by fire over the last 3 months. In saying that - there are a few things I have found - they may help others with their problems. 1. M...