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by greenieofdubbo
Tue Aug 22, 2017 2:26 am
Forum: General
Topic: Redundant VPN options
Replies: 10
Views: 2647

Re: Redundant VPN options

Thanks. Looks like the RB750Gr3 has hardware ipsec offload. Which will provide the higher throughput with IPSEC, RB3011 or RB750Gr3? Happy to buy another RB3011 or a couple of RB750's
by greenieofdubbo
Mon Aug 21, 2017 4:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Redundant VPN options
Replies: 10
Views: 2647

Re: Redundant VPN options

Thanks. Its a RB951, i have a few RB3011's on order so hopefully these will have more power.
by greenieofdubbo
Mon Aug 21, 2017 9:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: Redundant VPN options
Replies: 10
Views: 2647

Re: Redundant VPN options

Thanks pe1chl I've tested a single GRE over IPSEC with OSPF. Seems to do the job however very slow, CPU maxes out at 20-30Mbps with the board i was using. Tested with different encryption types and AES-128 delivered the best result. How would i deal with gateways in the below scenario? Would setting...
by greenieofdubbo
Sat Aug 19, 2017 9:50 am
Forum: General
Topic: Redundant VPN options
Replies: 10
Views: 2647

Redundant VPN options

Hello I have two sites (Site A and Site B), both have dual 100Mbps connections. We would like to create a redundant VPN between the sites in an active/standby type arrangement. i.e. use the primary connection unless its unavailable. I'm looking for recommendations as to what protocol to use. ie IPSe...
by greenieofdubbo
Wed Jan 14, 2015 1:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik Half Bridge PPPoE
Replies: 4
Views: 1144

Re: Mikrotik Half Bridge PPPoE

Anyone?
by greenieofdubbo
Fri Jan 09, 2015 7:22 am
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik Half Bridge PPPoE
Replies: 4
Views: 1144

Mikrotik Half Bridge PPPoE

Hi Everyone

Does Mikrotik support a pppoe half bridge configuration? For example a PPPoE session would be established from Mikrotik however the IP address obtained by that session would be used by a router behind Mikrotik?
by greenieofdubbo
Tue Oct 07, 2014 6:21 am
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: OSPF Route Filtering
Replies: 1
Views: 1065

OSPF Route Filtering

Hello Fairly new to OSPF here. I have a network consisting of 6 routers running OSPF in a single "backbone" area. Each router advertises its connected prefixes as expected. Router A --- Router B --- Router C --- Router D --- Router E --- Router F I would like to block specific routes from half the n...
by greenieofdubbo
Fri Jan 24, 2014 5:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot Reporting
Replies: 0
Views: 404

Hotspot Reporting

Good Afternoon We currently have an RB1200 routerboard serving as a hotspot router for several sites. Wireless access points are a mixture of Ubiquiti UniFi and Cisco (they run other SSID's for corporate use). A VLAN is simply presented to the RB1200 for routing. We don't use any radius or static lo...
by greenieofdubbo
Fri Sep 02, 2011 8:16 am
Forum: Virtualization
Topic: ROS 5.X not supported on Hyper-V
Replies: 19
Views: 10528

Re: ROS 5.X not supported on Hyper-V

And the same here, any ideas?
by greenieofdubbo
Thu Jun 23, 2011 5:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot with upstream proxy
Replies: 6
Views: 1253

Re: Hotspot with upstream proxy

Thanks for the response. This didn't seem to work. Where in the NAT order should this rule go? For example, i want to redirect 80 and 443 to 1.1.1.1 on port 8081 ip firewall nat add chain=dstnat hotspot=auth,from-client protocol=tcp src-port=80,443 action=dst-nat to-address=1.1.1.1 to-ports 8081 Tha...
by greenieofdubbo
Wed Jun 22, 2011 12:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot with upstream proxy
Replies: 6
Views: 1253

Re: Hotspot with upstream proxy

No one?
by greenieofdubbo
Tue Jun 21, 2011 12:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Hotspot with upstream proxy
Replies: 6
Views: 1253

Hotspot with upstream proxy

Hi All

I have a requirement to setup a hotspot for public use, it will need to forward all web traffic to an existing upstream proxy that does content filtering.

I'm familiar with how to setup the hotspot, but whats the best way to forward the traffic to the upstream proxy?

Thanks
by greenieofdubbo
Tue Oct 19, 2010 10:24 am
Forum: General
Topic: MUM in Australia. Would you come?
Replies: 115
Views: 22771

Re: MUM in Australia. Would you come?

Woo MUM Australia... ill be there.
by greenieofdubbo
Sun Aug 01, 2010 12:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: OpenVPN: terminating... -could not create interface
Replies: 3
Views: 1640

OpenVPN: terminating... -could not create interface

Hello I'm having an issue with OpenVPN. I had 2x RB333 with a OpenVPN tunnel working well. I needed to change the client end to a virtual mikrotik (running on Microsoft Hyper-V) so i built the new x86 MT VM, installed the certificate and restored a backup of the RB333. Ive triple checked all the set...
by greenieofdubbo
Tue Dec 01, 2009 1:02 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 802.11n Slow
Replies: 126
Views: 48343

Re: 802.11n Slow

I solved my problem by ordering a Linksys WRT610N :) 13 - 14MB/s to my notebook!
by greenieofdubbo
Tue Nov 24, 2009 11:29 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 802.11n Slow
Replies: 126
Views: 48343

Re: 802.11n Slow

I'm sorry but as far as I know, nobody was able to get correct performances with a 802.11n interface in AP mode. That's not related to the 802.11n standard : Other products work correctly as 802.11n APs. I agree. I use the same network, same location and same laptops with other 802.11n Access Point...
by greenieofdubbo
Tue Nov 24, 2009 3:11 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 802.11n Slow
Replies: 126
Views: 48343

Re: 802.11n Slow

I have also tried with no encryption, speeds are still the same.

Thanks for the suggestion THG
by greenieofdubbo
Mon Nov 23, 2009 10:48 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 802.11n Slow
Replies: 126
Views: 48343

Re: 802.11n Slow

Indeed, its obvious there's a problem here it would be nice to have a response from MikroTik

Thanks.
by greenieofdubbo
Tue Oct 20, 2009 11:10 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 802.11n Slow
Replies: 126
Views: 48343

Re: 802.11n Slow

I've upgraded to ROS 4.1, done a config reset and same result, cant get more then 25 - 30mbit. I also tried another notebook.

Is anyone else running a similar setup? if so what speeds do you get?

I have another R52N on the way for another job, i will test it before it goes out...
by greenieofdubbo
Fri Oct 16, 2009 11:13 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 802.11n Slow
Replies: 126
Views: 48343

Re: 802.11n Slow

attach JPG files please
Done
by greenieofdubbo
Fri Oct 16, 2009 11:07 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 802.11n Slow
Replies: 126
Views: 48343

Re: 802.11n Slow

Try to do a multiple connections using some download accelerator. Check the CPU usage on the router when you are doing the transmit. Hi, CPU is only around 70-80%, i tested with multiple streams and same result. Please see attached settings, does they look right? http://www.godnetworks.net/misc/Wir...
by greenieofdubbo
Thu Oct 15, 2009 2:39 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 802.11n Slow
Replies: 126
Views: 48343

Re: 802.11n Slow

how did you test it? Directly to the board or through the board? Try to use some speed testing program. check the signal, maybe the signal is too strong. I'm testing to an FTP server located on the Ethernet side of the router. Signal is -35 with a 98% CCQ when next to the router, i've also tried mo...
by greenieofdubbo
Thu Oct 15, 2009 2:34 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 802.11n Slow
Replies: 126
Views: 48343

802.11n Slow

Hi, I have an R52N in a RB333 running 5GHz-N-Only mode, I'm using it as an indoor access point for my home. When sitting next to the router with my notebook it connects at 130mbits (Max of my notebooks Intel 4965AGN card apparently) my problem is i cant seem to get more then about 30mbits throughput...
by greenieofdubbo
Mon Sep 28, 2009 6:40 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: R52 Turbo Mode on 802.11a?
Replies: 1
Views: 607

Re: R52 Turbo Mode on 802.11a?

The R52 will support Turbo mode, i have an R52 and CM9 running in Turbo mode together and get around 5MB/s throughput.
by greenieofdubbo
Sun Jul 26, 2009 4:38 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: R52N & 2.4Ghz
Replies: 11
Views: 1975

Re: R52N & 2.4Ghz

I can confirm beta 4 has fixed this issue for me as well.
Thanks.
by greenieofdubbo
Sun Jul 26, 2009 4:38 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: R52N Centrino laptops no go ?
Replies: 7
Views: 1329

Re: R52N Centrino laptops no go ?

I can confirm beta 4 has fix this issue for me.
Thanks.
by greenieofdubbo
Wed Jul 01, 2009 12:26 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: R52N Centrino laptops no go ?
Replies: 7
Views: 1329

Re: R52N Centrino laptops no go ?

No one?
by greenieofdubbo
Mon Jun 29, 2009 7:08 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 802.11n
Replies: 939
Views: 289292

Re: 802.11n

What is the deal with the high ping times?
My guess is because the links are flooded with speed tests at the time.
by greenieofdubbo
Sun Jun 28, 2009 10:51 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: R52N Centrino laptops no go ?
Replies: 7
Views: 1329

Re: R52N Centrino laptops no go ?

I also have an R52N and two notebooks one with a Intel Wifi Link 4965AGN the other with an Intel Wifi Link 5300 AGN. Neither can connect to the access point when running in any of the 802.11N modes.

Any advice appreciated

Thanks.
Greenie.
by greenieofdubbo
Sat Mar 07, 2009 5:47 am
Forum: General
Topic: Monitor Bandwidth Usage
Replies: 2
Views: 700

Re: Monitor Bandwidth Usage

I setup ManageEngine NetFlow Analyser 7 and NetFlow, seems to be working well. Thanks.
by greenieofdubbo
Fri Mar 06, 2009 10:07 am
Forum: General
Topic: Monitor Bandwidth Usage
Replies: 2
Views: 700

Monitor Bandwidth Usage

Hi,

I have a RB333 acting as a router to the Internet for my network. I'm wanting to monitor bandwidth usage by IP address. What would be the best way to achieve this?

Thanks.
by greenieofdubbo
Mon Jan 19, 2009 1:15 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 900Mhz Results?
Replies: 8
Views: 1268

Re: 900Mhz Results?

The XR9 Spec sheet on the ubiquiti website says they can do 54mbit, anyone managed to do this?
by greenieofdubbo
Sun Jan 18, 2009 3:42 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 900Mhz Results?
Replies: 8
Views: 1268

900Mhz Results?

Hi,

I have 2 sites around 4.5km apart. Theres 500m of trees in the middle.

Im looking for some feedback from people using SR9 or XR9's, what distance are you running? what obsticals? what thoughput are you getting?

Thanks.
Greenie.
by greenieofdubbo
Sun Oct 12, 2008 3:13 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: R52H or XR2 or SR2
Replies: 10
Views: 2987

Re: R52H or XR2 or SR2

Thanks, currently i only have 18v 600mA over 20m of POE cable, is this under powering the RB333? I'm leaning towards the XR2 as its 600mW... i would like the extra power but ive used some 400mW Seano NMP-8602's in the past and found them to just kill everything else around them on all 2.4Ghz channel...
by greenieofdubbo
Mon Oct 06, 2008 11:36 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: R52H or XR2 or SR2
Replies: 10
Views: 2987

R52H or XR2 or SR2

Hi, I have an RB333 currently with 3x R52s, Two running at 2.4Ghz, the 3rd at 5.8Ghz Turbo It appears one of the 2.4Ghz cards has problems. Signal from clients has dropped around 15db, when running a scan from the other two cards in the same board i get -30 RSSI from a working card and -45 RSSI from...
by greenieofdubbo
Wed Jun 18, 2008 9:40 am
Forum: General
Topic: Fastest processor machine for v2.9.x?
Replies: 17
Views: 1680

Re: Fastest processor machine for v2.9.x?

Go to dell.com and build yourself a machine with dual quad core xeon's

Thanks.
by greenieofdubbo
Thu Jun 05, 2008 6:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: Traffic Accounting
Replies: 0
Views: 529

Traffic Accounting

Hi,

I have a requirement to report on data from one interface on my MT box to/from the internet. I need to exclude internal lan subnets from the report, also the ability to report between different dates and times would be nice.

Whats the best way to do this with MT?

Thanks.
Greenie.
by greenieofdubbo
Sun Jun 01, 2008 10:56 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 2x 2.4Ghz PTP Links and Interference
Replies: 6
Views: 1592

Re: 2x 2.4Ghz PTP Links and Interference

I'm still experiencing this issue on a couple of my links. The wireless cards that appear to be interfering with each other on the same board are Senao NMP-8602. After doing some research, people say the Senao cards are rubbish, has anyone else seen this kind of issue with the Senao NMP-8602? Thanks.
by greenieofdubbo
Tue May 20, 2008 10:32 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Can I use 4 cards?
Replies: 2
Views: 1013

Re: Can I use 4 cards?

Very possible.
by greenieofdubbo
Mon May 05, 2008 4:17 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 2x 2.4Ghz PTP Links and Interference
Replies: 6
Views: 1592

Re: 2x 2.4Ghz PTP Links and Interference

I now have them running on two separate boards, problem appears to have gone away.

The RB333 also has a 5Ghz Radio as well as the 2x 2.4Ghz Radio's, would it help if the 5Ghz card was between the two 2.4Ghz cards?

What else would cause this issue?

Thanks.
by greenieofdubbo
Mon Apr 28, 2008 6:14 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 2x 2.4Ghz PTP Links and Interference
Replies: 6
Views: 1592

Re: 2x 2.4Ghz PTP Links and Interference

Thanks for the reply, i do have a spare board so i will try it and see how i go. It would be a shame if it fixes it, whats the point of having a board with 3 slots if i cant use them :)
by greenieofdubbo
Mon Apr 28, 2008 3:23 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 2x 2.4Ghz PTP Links and Interference
Replies: 6
Views: 1592

2x 2.4Ghz PTP Links and Interference

Hi, I have an RB333 with 2x 2.4Ghz PTP Links. 1 on CH1, the other on CH14. Both antennas are 19db parabolic dishes, around 60 degree apart. My problem is, when either of the 2.4Ghz links are under load (around 5 - 6mbit) the other starts to drop packets. I'm assuming this because they are interferin...
by greenieofdubbo
Mon Apr 21, 2008 5:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Static Routes and Bandwidth
Replies: 0
Views: 470

Static Routes and Bandwidth

Hi, I have two RouterOS boxes both on the same subnet, One the default gateway to the internet (MT1), The 2nd a router to an external network (MT2). See http://matthewgreen.id.au/files/quickdiagram.TIF I have static routes in MT1 for the external network behind MT2 pointing to MT2. My problem is, ac...
by greenieofdubbo
Mon Jan 14, 2008 2:37 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB333 Overheating
Replies: 4
Views: 1459

Re: RB333 Overheating

It needs to be rain proof
by greenieofdubbo
Mon Jan 14, 2008 12:41 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: RB333 Overheating
Replies: 4
Views: 1459

RB333 Overheating

Hi, I have an RB333 with 3x Wireless cards running. It lives in a Sealed Polycarbonate Box on a roof. My issue is, over the last few days (reaching 35 - 40o here) the router board has been randomly rebooting. Can the routerboard be damaged from heat or does it have some form of protection? What form...
by greenieofdubbo
Fri Dec 28, 2007 12:44 am
Forum: General
Topic: PPP Routing problem
Replies: 3
Views: 1120

Re: PPP Routing problem

When the route is dynamically added by the PPP Secret, it adds the cost of 1 already. Still doesn't work.
by greenieofdubbo
Fri Dec 28, 2007 12:31 am
Forum: General
Topic: PPP Firewalling
Replies: 9
Views: 2701

Re: PPP Firewalling

I added establisted and related rules, problem appears to be fixed :) thanks for your help changeip.
by greenieofdubbo
Thu Dec 27, 2007 8:25 am
Forum: General
Topic: PPP Routing problem
Replies: 3
Views: 1120

PPP Routing problem

Hello, I'm having a routing problem with a PPTP client network, my current setup is as follows. On the head office router i have the user setup in PPP Secrets. Local Address:172.16.70.254 Remote Address: 172.16.70.1 Routes: 172.16.71.0/24 172.16.70.1 Remote End, DHCP LAN: 172.16.71.0/24 PPTP Client:...
by greenieofdubbo
Fri Dec 21, 2007 11:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: PPP Firewalling
Replies: 9
Views: 2701

Re: PPP Firewalling

Hmm, tried that still not working. Looks like all data is being caught by the drop rule. i currently have, PPP Incoming Filter: ppp.in PPP Outgoing Filter: none 0 chain=forward action=jump jump-target=ppp 1 chain=ppp.in dst-address=10.10.0.31 protocol=tcp src-port=1494 dst-port=1494 action=accept 2 ...
by greenieofdubbo
Thu Dec 20, 2007 12:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: PPP Firewalling
Replies: 9
Views: 2701

Re: PPP Firewalling

Can someone explain why thats needed? Now i have 0 chain=forward action=jump jump-target=ppp.in 1 chain=ppp.in protocol=icmp action=accept 2 chain=ppp.in dst-address=10.10.0.31 protocol=tcp src-port=1494 dst-port=1494 action=accept 3 chain=ppp.in action=drop where i'm trying to limit connections to ...
by greenieofdubbo
Thu Dec 20, 2007 9:44 am
Forum: General
Topic: PPP Firewalling
Replies: 9
Views: 2701

Re: PPP Firewalling

Can you please explain why this is needed, i thought because im telling the PPP profile to use custom chains, it would not use the input, output and forward?
by greenieofdubbo
Thu Dec 20, 2007 7:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: PPP Firewalling
Replies: 9
Views: 2701

PPP Firewalling

Hi, I have setup a PPTP server with users allocated addresses out of an IP Pool. This seems to work fine. I now want to firewall VPN users to only access specified IPs on specified ports. What i have done: I setup two chains ppp.out and ppp.in, set them in my PPP profile. I have then setup the rules...
by greenieofdubbo
Wed Apr 18, 2007 1:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Firewalling a User in Hotspot
Replies: 3
Views: 887

Anyone?
by greenieofdubbo
Sun Apr 15, 2007 7:26 am
Forum: General
Topic: Firewalling a User in Hotspot
Replies: 3
Views: 887

Firewalling a User in Hotspot

Hi Everyone, I'm new to Mikrotik, i have a Wireless Hotspot setup which i have 2 users that are permanent users. I would like to firewall one of these users so they can only web browse (port 80 and 443) and do DNS lookups. I assume to do this i would need to assign a different profile to this user, ...
by greenieofdubbo
Tue Jul 18, 2006 2:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: Routing Problem, im new...
Replies: 10
Views: 1676

By default, without any firewall rules does RouterOS route between cards? if not, what do i need to add?
by greenieofdubbo
Thu Jul 13, 2006 12:31 am
Forum: General
Topic: Routing Problem, im new...
Replies: 10
Views: 1676

Ah - that was not really clear from your post.
What kind of wireless gear is between the boxes? Is this a routed or bridged wireless connection?

Best regards,
Christian Meis
its bridged gear, it doesnt appear as a route when doing a traceroute.

Thanks.
by greenieofdubbo
Wed Jul 12, 2006 1:05 am
Forum: General
Topic: Routing Problem, im new...
Replies: 10
Views: 1676

There are no wireless cards in the boxes, they are wireless accesspoints connected via ethernet, you could say its just like having them networked via a cat5 cable.
by greenieofdubbo
Tue Jul 11, 2006 12:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Routing Problem, im new...
Replies: 10
Views: 1676

69 views and no one has any ideas? :(
by greenieofdubbo
Mon Jul 10, 2006 2:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Routing Problem, im new...
Replies: 10
Views: 1676

configure box 1 to search your other netowr on the correct destination from box 2 try to ping anything deeper inside the box1 network - i think you wont be able to box 1 has the static routes 192.168.0.0/24 192.168.11.2 from box 2 i can ping everything behind box 1, on all its interfaces i have set...
by greenieofdubbo
Mon Jul 10, 2006 1:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Routing Problem, im new...
Replies: 10
Views: 1676

Routing Problem, im new...

Hi, im having a routing issue and hoping someone may be able to help me out. i have 2 mikrotik routeros boxes running 2.9.26 Box 1 has, ether1 192.168.10.1 (LAN) ether2 192.168.11.1 (Wireless WAN) ether3 Internet Connection PPPoE wlan1 192.168.12.1 (WLAN) Box 2 has, ether1 192.168.0.9 (LAN) ether2 1...