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by ponline
Wed Dec 08, 2010 9:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: best PC hardwre configuration for Mikrotik core router
Replies: 17
Views: 5391

Re: best PC hardwre configuration for Mikrotik core router

omg this forum sucks

absolute BEST way to get an answer
I assumed I wouldn't get the answer anyway, so at least i am allowed to show my opinion.

thanks for the answers :)
by ponline
Tue Dec 07, 2010 3:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: best PC hardwre configuration for Mikrotik core router
Replies: 17
Views: 5391

Re: best PC hardwre configuration for Mikrotik core router

omg this forum sucks
by ponline
Mon Dec 06, 2010 5:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: best PC hardwre configuration for Mikrotik core router
Replies: 17
Views: 5391

best PC hardwre configuration for Mikrotik core router

What is the rule of thumb , should I go for more cores (quadcore, i7) or more speed 3.3ghz core 2 duo? What motherboards are proofed to not have problems with ROS? After switching from 2.4 ghz single core old celeron to 2.7ghz dual core AMD processor , i see slight improvement about 15-20% better cp...
by ponline
Sun Sep 23, 2007 2:25 am
Forum: General
Topic: problem installing Mikrotik on Intel DG965SS
Replies: 6
Views: 1951

Re: problem installing Mikrotik on Intel DG965SS

I see this problem on my Intel P35 board. I wanted to install MT on my new box, i burned the iso image on cd started the system and... V2.9 said smth like: "Error: hdd drive not found". V3.0rc5 says: Found Hard Drive as Sata 1 Fatal Error: NO CD-ROM found Press Enter to Reboot. Is thare any hope tha...
by ponline
Mon Jul 24, 2006 5:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik & Simultaneous-Use
Replies: 14
Views: 7668

I dont want to start another thread so i ask for help in this one. Can anyone point me to a step by step documentation how to prevent simultanious use, i need detailed documentation cose im new to freeradius and linux. I configured freeradius, mysql, and a php web based billing. I started using it, ...
by ponline
Sun Jun 11, 2006 2:25 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Userman limitation
Replies: 8
Views: 4229

Well what do you expect a billing system for free?
Well i hope it will evoluate that much so that can be called a "billing system", right now it is nothing more than hotspot user manager, it is even very limited for pppoe use.
by ponline
Thu Jun 08, 2006 7:53 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Userman limitation
Replies: 8
Views: 4229

Well well, people dont get excited too much, this seems to be very comercial, you have to buy a 250$ licence so you can use User Manager for more than 10 active session.
Im gone to freeradius.
by ponline
Thu Jun 08, 2006 7:40 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: 2.9.25 Is Out
Replies: 3
Views: 2514

and i guess nothing changed from 2.4 ???
by ponline
Mon May 29, 2006 5:55 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: More Features of User Manager
Replies: 13
Views: 6756

I shouldnt be the one who tell users the forum rules, anywhay if a user have problems with the product first should search it on the forum look at the topic, if the topic doesn't have nothing to do with your problem do not post on this or any other thread, post a new topic that describes your proble...
by ponline
Wed May 24, 2006 1:54 pm
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: More Features of User Manager
Replies: 13
Views: 6756

More Features of User Manager

I was ready to go with radius and billing server but User Manager changed my mind. Still im in doubt becouse i dont see some features on User Manager. Is there a list of features that will be added in future??? If not, then some of features that I ( and I believe others too) will need are: 1. Caller...
by ponline
Wed May 24, 2006 2:39 am
Forum: The User Manager
Topic: Can i add 1 month credit?
Replies: 0
Views: 2015

Can i add 1 month credit?

I wanted to make 1 month credit , not 30 days, but i want it to end the same date next month no matter if the month is 30 or 31 days.
w- week, d-day, h-hour, m-minute, s- second.
What stands for month? if any!
by ponline
Tue May 16, 2006 2:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: nmp-8602 PLUS problems with MikroTIk
Replies: 3
Views: 1047

nmp-8602 PLUS problems with MikroTIk

The card could be detected from MikroTik, but the reboot after I enable it, it would hang the system, and after a hard reset then next time it won't show up in interfaces. I tried it with PC pentium 3, RB112, and WRAP boards, all of them acted the same way. I tried it with 2.9.6, 2.9.7 and 2.9.23 ve...
by ponline
Sun Apr 02, 2006 5:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Packed Sniffing in MT , and decrypting MSN packets?
Replies: 0
Views: 601

Packed Sniffing in MT , and decrypting MSN packets?

HI, I'v got a situation with someone who is changing mac adresses and trying to get free internet. I noticed that but i didnt stoped him doing that until i find out who he is. I just give him small bandwidth to keep him online. He is probably one of my costumers who stoped paying and i disconected h...
by ponline
Wed Mar 08, 2006 4:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mikrotik and Freeradius on one machine ?
Replies: 4
Views: 1402

but soon in about 2 months MT will include a Radius Server on MT... When sill this option will be available? Is this a real radius server , or just a way to manage MT users? , will this work for hotspot users, and pppoe secrets? Im in a way of building freeradius with dialup admin.... should i wait...
by ponline
Sat Feb 25, 2006 4:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Equal shapping don't work
Replies: 8
Views: 2113

Im am also interested to try "Equal bandwidth shaping" as described in MT documentation:
http://www.mikrotik.com/docs/ros/2.9/ro ... t#6.54.6.3

Does it really work as described there????
by ponline
Wed Dec 07, 2005 2:29 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: How to limit a user to a given amount of traffic?
Replies: 85
Views: 81550

Thank you very much, Now I can give the service i wanted to offer. I have users that never spend 100 mb daily but need the good speed, And i have users that would download the whole internet in a day if they could. This way 'easy' users will have good speed for browsing , chatting with camera, and s...
by ponline
Tue Dec 06, 2005 5:56 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: How to limit a user to a given amount of traffic?
Replies: 85
Views: 81550

And how is the right syntax to do that?
Sorry for bothering you, but i don't know where to read for finding the right syntax to acomplish that.
Thanks.
by ponline
Sun Dec 04, 2005 7:07 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: How to limit a user to a given amount of traffic?
Replies: 85
Views: 81550

This script searches simple queues by their target-addresses , and change their maximum-limit, if the total-bytes are > 100Mb. :local traf; /queue simple :for i from=10 to= 200 do = { :set traf [get [find target-addresses=("192.168.1." . $i)] total-bytes] :if ($traf > 104857600) do = { set [find tar...
by ponline
Mon Nov 28, 2005 6:31 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: How to limit a user to a given amount of traffic?
Replies: 85
Views: 81550

Now I know where my problem was, i think i was trying to do smth imposible, I was trying to make it work without changing the names of queues and i was lost. All my queues have the names of my clients on it, and not something like user1...userN so they can be read from the function 'FOR i=1 to N' So...
by ponline
Sat Nov 26, 2005 4:15 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Down bursting
Replies: 9
Views: 2842

I think you are trying to achieve the same thing as I am, but EUGENE is in love with QUEUE BURSTS.

Read the last few posts of this topic:
http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php ... highlight=
by ponline
Fri Nov 25, 2005 5:11 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: How to limit a user to a given amount of traffic?
Replies: 85
Views: 81550

Well,ok since you insist. But still im interested doing that with reading total-bytes of the queues. Any help would be appreciated. P.S This is like a FAP(Fair Access Policy) like some satelite providers give. They give you 512kb speed, but if you dowload 500 mb during the day, your speed will be ca...
by ponline
Wed Nov 23, 2005 1:57 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: How to limit a user to a given amount of traffic?
Replies: 85
Views: 81550

The burts will give another meaning, sure it will help them not using the maximum of the allowed speed for a long time but what I need is limited amount of download until they speed cuts down. Let them feel thay have a high speed connection, but prevent them downloding too much. Since this is doable...
by ponline
Mon Nov 21, 2005 11:33 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: How to limit a user to a given amount of traffic?
Replies: 85
Views: 81550

Why do we count bytes on the firewall , when every queue has the statistics of rx and tx bytes, and total-bytes???? Can this be achieved in an simplier way by reading the total-bytes of the queues????? Let's say I give my clients 256k/128k connections, but if they make 200Mb of transfer during the d...
by ponline
Sat Sep 24, 2005 8:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MT pppoe and radius
Replies: 3
Views: 1208

MT pppoe and radius

Im using MikroTik as a pppoe server (access concentrator). I keep all my ppp secrets on MT. I would like to extend to radius but i have no experience with it. What kind of Radius server is easy to use, and will cooperate with MT. I would like to be able to add users for a limited time (say one month...
by ponline
Tue Jul 12, 2005 4:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: is it safe to upgrade to 2.9 rc6
Replies: 6
Views: 2109

Although I did't proof that myself yet, I had some calls form costumers saying that their connection to internet sudenly stops, and then they have to disconect pppoe client, and reconnect it again. They are wireless clients. The problem could be anywhere. I just wanted to take the first step by upgr...
by ponline
Thu Jul 07, 2005 2:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: is it safe to upgrade to 2.9 rc6
Replies: 6
Views: 2109

is it safe to upgrade to 2.9 rc6

Im using my 2.8 MT for very criticall aplication. Since im having minor problems with pppoe users i am thinking to upgrade to 2.9 rc, but i dont want to risk if its still not so stable.
So, is it safe to upgrade to 2.9 yet???
by ponline
Mon May 16, 2005 3:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Will MT ever substitute a radius server?
Replies: 2
Views: 1344

Will MT ever substitute a radius server?

I am curently using 2.8.26 and im happy . Is there a posibility to add to the new MT releases more compleks secrets menagement for the pppoe clients. Im using mikrotik for pppoe server, still keeping the secrets on the MT, but i plan on using Radius for better menagement, like adding a user on month...
by ponline
Mon May 02, 2005 11:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Amplifiers
Replies: 13
Views: 3451

If I can reach 20km with 200mw radios and 24db good antenas without any amplifiers , why do we need amplifiers? Someone thinking to have clients further than 10 km (even that is too mutch) with a 802.11 PTMP wireless infrastrukture, he's making big mistake. For PTP links, sometims is reasonable to u...
by ponline
Thu Apr 14, 2005 2:40 am
Forum: General
Topic: Can i Limit Max Connections
Replies: 1
Views: 1279

Can i Limit Max Connections

Hi,
Having seen that a virus sending big number of small packets can decrese overall network(especially wireless network) performance, I was thinking if i can limit max noumber of connections ( session) per IP adress, or for a specific IP adress.
If yess, please someon tell me how?

thanks
by ponline
Sun Apr 03, 2005 11:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: my addresses are being reported as proxy
Replies: 6
Views: 1659

No no , i cant remove the rule number three. if i do that than my public ip adresses will not access the proxy, i used x.y.z.0/24 instead of the real adresse that is my public i subnet.
by ponline
Fri Apr 01, 2005 5:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: my addresses are being reported as proxy
Replies: 6
Views: 1659

Go ti IP > Web Proxy and in access list allow only your network and deny everithing else!! Then everything will be ok. This is so called opened proxy so people can use your proxy for hacking and lot of terrible things Allready done that in the begining: This is my access list : 0 ;;; allow CONNECT ...
by ponline
Thu Mar 31, 2005 10:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: my addresses are being reported as proxy
Replies: 6
Views: 1659

Hi, Thanks for your reply. I did the all sercurity things in that document just after i started using proxy, but still i get my adressess listed in Blitzed Open Proxy monitor List. On the link that you gave me i tried my adresses and i get 'no proxies found'. My users adreses are reported as open pr...
by ponline
Wed Mar 30, 2005 8:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: my addresses are being reported as proxy
Replies: 6
Views: 1659

my addresses are being reported as proxy

Hi, Since i have started using transparent proxy feature on mikrotik some of the ip adresses of my public subnet are being reportad as open proxy on the Blitzed Open Proxy monitor List. the reason is : port 80 HTTPPOST I have taken all the security measures to asure that i have blocked any access fr...
by ponline
Tue Feb 22, 2005 1:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: pppoe and bridged network simoultaniously
Replies: 7
Views: 2607

Ok problem solved, and i will describe the solution , in case anyone is in that kind of sittuation. Have in mind that my MT box is configured as a bridge, no routing, and the traffic is passing through Lan interface to Wan interface. This box is also acting as DHCP server, Transparent Proxy server, ...
by ponline
Mon Feb 21, 2005 7:28 pm
Forum: General
Topic: pppoe and bridged network simoultaniously
Replies: 7
Views: 2607

Thank you very much for your answer. If i make the dridge to not forward some protocols, will that stop those protocols for both ppp and others users? On the bridge firewall i can filter, but i dont want to drop pppoe-discovery and ssession, i want to allow ppp traffic , and drop all other traffic t...
by ponline
Mon Feb 21, 2005 1:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: pppoe and bridged network simoultaniously
Replies: 7
Views: 2607

yeah i read that, but i mentioned that this MT box is acting as a bridge, so it doesnt need an ip adress anywhay to function. So, does this mean i cant stop non pppoe users from getting through it if i dont make this MT Box to function as a router? Is there some way to filter non-pppoe and pppoe use...
by ponline
Sun Feb 20, 2005 11:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: pppoe and bridged network simoultaniously
Replies: 7
Views: 2607

BUMP,
This is the lousiest forum ever :cry:
by ponline
Sun Feb 20, 2005 2:27 am
Forum: General
Topic: pppoe and bridged network simoultaniously
Replies: 7
Views: 2607

why after setting users at pppoe they are not forwarded to web proxy ????? how can i make transparent proxy work for pppoe users?
anyone?
by ponline
Sat Feb 19, 2005 4:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: pppoe and bridged network simoultaniously
Replies: 7
Views: 2607

pppoe and bridged network simoultaniously

HI, I have setup like this : Core Router --> MT box---> AP---->end users . All the routing is done in the core router, MT box configured as a bridge and serving as trafick/user management, and transparent proxy cache. So, i have a bridged network. I was experiementing on pppoe, and i managed to add ...
by ponline
Wed Feb 09, 2005 12:36 am
Forum: General
Topic: Web-proxy
Replies: 1
Views: 973

Web-proxy

Hi, Im running the latest routerOS, configured as a bridge, web-proxy enabled, and dst-nat rule to redirect web requests to proxy. It works OK for web pages, but it seems not to cache progs that i download from http adreses. The maximum object size is 20 000kb. and i downloded progs from http like m...
by ponline
Thu Dec 16, 2004 9:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: download amount and scheduled queues
Replies: 2
Views: 1095

download amount and scheduled queues

HI, Im interested can Mikrotik do queues based on amount of download i.e. you can set the limit to 256kbp and if user during the day reaches 200mb of dowload the spead drops at 128kbps. ALso im interested in time scheduled queues i.e if user has 128kb limited download speed, then from 2am till 8am w...
by ponline
Sun Nov 21, 2004 10:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: traffic shape
Replies: 1
Views: 1125

traffic shape

Hi there,
unlit now i successfullyused mikrotik to limit bandwidth to my users with individual simple queue for each user.
But now i need to shape traffic, and give advantage to web browsing and msn messenger and counter strike game, and somehow last advantage to p2p aplications.
How can i do that?
by ponline
Wed Nov 10, 2004 1:26 am
Forum: General
Topic: Transparent proxy
Replies: 5
Views: 1980

Thanks, Anyway, that seems to complicated to me, and it is done when using router. I have my mikrotik configured as a bridge, not doing any routing or firewalling, i just shape traffic on this machine. I just wanted to activate web proxy, and its working OK, but i have to put ssetings on every users...
by ponline
Tue Nov 09, 2004 1:43 am
Forum: General
Topic: Transparent proxy
Replies: 5
Views: 1980

Transparent proxy

Can i make the transparent proxy work when mikrotik configured as a bridge?
by ponline
Fri Oct 01, 2004 10:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: arp reply-only in bridge mode
Replies: 7
Views: 5460

Wow, thanks man.
How stupid I was, I didnt thing about that LOL.
Setled that, and now I only wish it was a traffic shape based on those MACs :lol:
Anyhow im statisfied with my mikrotik bridge, it makes my life easier.
by ponline
Thu Sep 30, 2004 2:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: arp reply-only in bridge mode
Replies: 7
Views: 5460

Well i tried a lot of things and the only thing shaping in bridge mode is IP adress. I cant configure mikrotik as a router, cose i have another router with serial conection to internet, and doing both NAT, and public IPs for my network. Also i thought of buying a serial PCI card for my mikrotik, but...
by ponline
Thu Sep 30, 2004 1:00 am
Forum: General
Topic: arp reply-only in bridge mode
Replies: 7
Views: 5460

Yess, thats true. I also dont care too much for users which i have installed a router on their side. I was more focusing on the users who concet with their computer directly to the wireless bridge. They have assigned Ip adresses from DHCP server, but i cant stop them to have static adresses of their...
by ponline
Wed Sep 29, 2004 5:48 am
Forum: General
Topic: arp reply-only in bridge mode
Replies: 7
Views: 5460

That maight be a solution, but what if the costumer changes IP to already used one, and make IP conflict?
by ponline
Tue Sep 28, 2004 9:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: arp reply-only in bridge mode
Replies: 7
Views: 5460

arp reply-only in bridge mode

Hi, Does arp reply-only works if the mikrotik is configured as a bridge???? Thats what im trying to do: Configured mikrotik as a bridge, both ext and int interface added to the bridge, and i have only one ip adress of the privat subnet assigned to the bridge interface (for administrative purposes). ...