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by Chaosphere64
Mon Jan 08, 2024 4:08 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v7.13.5 [stable] is released!
Replies: 909
Views: 272525

Re: v7.13.1 [stable] is released!

Upgrade to v7.13.1 broke my WiFi station mode to an wireless uplink, which worked fine with v7.13. I keep getting disconnects with "reason code 36" while having excellent signal on hAP ax3. Update: I just noticed that the uplink in station mode works fine (wifi1, 5 GHz) when virtual APs ar...
by Chaosphere64
Sat Dec 16, 2023 1:39 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v7.13.5 [stable] is released!
Replies: 909
Views: 272525

Re: v7.13 [stable] is released!

I noticed this error after upgrading my hAP ax3 from 7.12:
SCR-20231216-lcle.png
Similar did not happen on my RB5009UPr+S+IN.
by Chaosphere64
Sat Dec 16, 2023 11:12 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: WebFig auto logout problem
Replies: 2
Views: 1945

WebFig auto logout problem

Hi everyone,

I recently noticed that I get auto logged out of my MT devices very rapidly while using the WebFig interface. I can also force a logout by using a browser refresh.

Why is that and how can I fix it?

Thanks!
by Chaosphere64
Mon Oct 23, 2023 1:11 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Use hostname for external syslog
Replies: 0
Views: 1963

Use hostname for external syslog

Hello everyone,

is it possible to have a MikroTik router use its hostname (Identity) as source when sending logs to an external syslog server rather than its IP?

Thanks!
by Chaosphere64
Fri Jul 14, 2023 11:59 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Domain Search List for MT devices
Replies: 4
Views: 1116

Domain Search List for MT devices

Hi everyone, is it possible to make MT devices aware of a Domain Search List? Context: I have a FW that acts as DHCP server and sends the local domain as default and also as Domain Search List via DHCP. It seems like the MT devices don't pick that information when configured as DHCP clients. As a re...
by Chaosphere64
Tue May 02, 2023 2:25 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: hAP ax3 Station Mode - disconnected reason code 3
Replies: 7
Views: 3215

Re: hAP ax3 Station Mode - disconnected reason code 3

Wow, that's a bunch of useful information to process for me.

Thanks to all of you for taking the time to help!
by Chaosphere64
Tue May 02, 2023 10:12 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: hAP ax3 Station Mode - disconnected reason code 3
Replies: 7
Views: 3215

hAP ax3 Station Mode - disconnected reason code 3

Hi, I connected a hAP ax3 to an Engenius AP in station mode (RouterOS 7.9 RC5). Although the signal strenght should be good enough I keep getting disconnets like these regularly but at irregular intervals: 88:DC:96:92:XX:XX@wifi1: connected on 5200/ax/eCee, signal -64 88:DC:96:92:XX:XX@wifi1: discon...
by Chaosphere64
Fri Nov 11, 2022 9:20 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Config backup with Ansible fetch module
Replies: 2
Views: 3388

Config backup with Ansible fetch module

Hi everyone, I am trying to setup a simple ansible script using the ansible.builtin.fetch module . The ansible setup and access to my MikroTik device work fine. Triggering the creation of a .backup and a .rsc file work fine. Fetching the files from the MikroTik device to my linux box does NOT work. ...
by Chaosphere64
Sat Oct 29, 2022 11:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: IPv6 Ping does not work with domain names
Replies: 59
Views: 47507

Re: IPv6 Ping does not work with domain names

Still not fixed as it seems (RB 4011 on RouterOS 7.6). I found this thread when researching for this exact problem. [user@MikroTik-RO] > ping ipv6.google.com invalid value for argument address: invalid value of mac-address, mac address required invalid value for argument ipv6-address failure: dns na...
by Chaosphere64
Fri Oct 28, 2022 11:59 am
Forum: RouterOS beta
Topic: DHCP-Client report hostname to external server
Replies: 3
Views: 2813

Re: DHCP-Client report hostname to external server

Thanks for taking the time to help, much appreciated!
by Chaosphere64
Thu Oct 27, 2022 3:39 pm
Forum: RouterOS beta
Topic: DHCP-Client report hostname to external server
Replies: 3
Views: 2813

DHCP-Client report hostname to external server

Hi everyone, I am trying to get the MT DHCP-Client to report the device's hostname back to an external DHCP server. According to the https://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:IP/DHCP_Client there are three options supported, including hostname. So my questions would be: 1.) is the System Identity the sa...
by Chaosphere64
Wed Oct 12, 2022 11:23 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v7.6rc is released!
Replies: 94
Views: 29492

Re: v7.6rc is released!

Detect Internet feature does not work after the reboot and as far as I remember never worked well in 7.x. And the issue of the socks server being unresponsive is still there. It can be detected by setting up a tcp-conn netwatch as shown below. While using the socks server Failed Tests counter incre...
by Chaosphere64
Wed Aug 10, 2022 5:06 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v7.5beta [testing] is released!
Replies: 138
Views: 47806

Re: v7.5beta [testing] is released!

Stop using containers.

Helpful, right?
by Chaosphere64
Wed Aug 10, 2022 4:30 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v7.5beta [testing] is released!
Replies: 138
Views: 47806

Re: v7.5beta [testing] is released!

Any chance the broken Detect Internet feature is going to be fixed soon (report since 7.2)?

Thanks!
by Chaosphere64
Thu Jul 21, 2022 9:21 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Extract config from backup file [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 3928

Re: Extract config from backup file [SOLVED]

I tried it but I did not come to grips with it.
Anyway, thanks!
by Chaosphere64
Thu Jul 21, 2022 9:20 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Extract config from backup file [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 3928

Re: Extract config from backup file [SOLVED]

Well, the eth interface is configured as WAN in this configuration and does not accept ssh/winbox/http(s) connections nor L2 connections (Mac-Telnet etc.). Simply open the backup with "notepad" Is a mess, but the wifi password is on plaintext..... Just search wirelessprofile and the passw...
by Chaosphere64
Thu Jul 21, 2022 10:04 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Extract config from backup file [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 3928

Re: Extract config from backup file [SOLVED]

And why, what's the problem with you don't connect via ethernet? Or from another point of that ethernet cable, other device, router, etc.? You connect via ethernet, export .rsc and you're done. Easier than that ... Well, the eth interface is configured as WAN in this configuration and does not acce...
by Chaosphere64
Wed Jul 20, 2022 10:01 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Extract config from backup file [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 3928

Extract config from backup file [SOLVED]

Hi,

is it possible to extract the config from an unexcrypted backup file? Problem is that I can't connect to a maplite via ethernet (configured as WAN) but only via WiFi and forgot the WiFi password. I made a backup but did not export an rsc file.

Thanks!
by Chaosphere64
Wed Jul 20, 2022 3:34 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v7.4 [stable] is released!
Replies: 224
Views: 56656

Re: v7.4 [stable] is released!

Detect Internet feature still broken. Reported for 7.2 and all versions since then, was confirmed and set to be fixed with the "next update". Please fix it. Thanks!
by Chaosphere64
Thu Jun 09, 2022 11:33 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v7.3 and v7.3.1 [stable] is released!
Replies: 269
Views: 82454

Re: v7.3 [stable] is released!

hEX S upgraded from 7.2.1 to 7.3 and now /ip/ssh> print throwing out: error - contact MikroTik support and send a supout file (2) Same when exporting config: #error exporting /ip/ssh Initially set: strong-crypto: yes host-key-size: 4096 Even when reverting to strong-cryto: no and host-key-size: 204...
by Chaosphere64
Tue Jun 07, 2022 12:25 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v7.3 and v7.3.1 [stable] is released!
Replies: 269
Views: 82454

Re: v7.3 [stable] is released!

Thanks for that huge update. Just for reference: Detect Internet feature is still broken, meaning not working after a reboot.
by Chaosphere64
Tue Apr 26, 2022 10:33 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v7.2.1 [stable] is released!
Replies: 240
Views: 47657

Re: v7.2.1 [stable] is released!

I reported this back here a few times for ROS 7.x now, but it didn't get fixed . IIRC this is a feature that among other things the (default) firewall rules are based upon, so maybe worth looking into. I have opened a support ticket ... The MikroTik support was able to reproduce the problem based u...
by Chaosphere64
Sun Apr 24, 2022 11:09 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v7.2.1 [stable] is released!
Replies: 240
Views: 47657

Re: v7.2.1 [stable] is released!

1. Detect Internet doesn't always work.
+1.

I reported this back here a few times for ROS 7.x now, but it didn't get fixed . IIRC this is a feature that among other things the (default) firewall rules are based upon, so maybe worth looking into.

I have opened a support ticket ...
by Chaosphere64
Tue Apr 05, 2022 11:27 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v7.2 is released!
Replies: 359
Views: 63050

Re: v7.2 is released!

Like with previous v7.x versions my Internet Detect feature was borked after the update (RB4011, hex S, hAP ac2). Disable and re-enable does the trick. No clue why this is ...
by Chaosphere64
Fri Apr 01, 2022 10:15 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v7.2rc6 and v7.2rc7 is released!
Replies: 100
Views: 20869

Re: v7.2rc6 and v7.2rc7 is released!

I've just discovered that this release COMPLETELY FAILS in compatibility tests with RFC 1149. Time to sell all my MikroTik gear and go buy Uni-TP stuff instead.
... and don't get me started on RFC 2549 compatibility. ;-)
by Chaosphere64
Mon Feb 28, 2022 2:42 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: All Service Ports invalid
Replies: 3
Views: 1895

Re: All Service Ports invalid

Yes, in fact I was just confused when I noticed it and curious what the root cause would be and did not think of an issue in the first place.
by Chaosphere64
Mon Feb 28, 2022 2:14 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: All Service Ports invalid
Replies: 3
Views: 1895

Re: All Service Ports invalid

Hi everyone, root cause: my device had no firewalls (does not need any), and because connection tracking enabled is being set to "auto" (default) it was disabled and as a result all Service Ports showed up as invalid! Solution(s): throw in a bunch of firewall rules (defaults or custom) or ...
by Chaosphere64
Thu Feb 24, 2022 5:29 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: All Service Ports invalid
Replies: 3
Views: 1895

All Service Ports invalid

Hello,

just noticed that on 2 of my 3 MT devices all Service Ports are flagged invalid (see screenshot). Why is that? RouterOS version is 7.1.3, RB4011 is ok, hAP ac2 and hEX S are not.

Thanks in advance!
by Chaosphere64
Tue Feb 15, 2022 4:05 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: SSTP Tunnel through Firewall
Replies: 1
Views: 526

Re: SSTP Tunnel through Firewall

To whom it may concern: it turned out to be an MTU issue on the FortiGate using a PPPoE wan type without properly reducing it to 1492. Funny thing was we saw tcp connections between peers but the tunnel did not come up.

Maybe this helps someone else ...
by Chaosphere64
Mon Feb 14, 2022 12:36 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: SSTP Tunnel through Firewall
Replies: 1
Views: 526

SSTP Tunnel through Firewall

Hello, I am trying to establish an SSTP tunnel from a RB4011 to a CHR through a new FortiGate firewall. The Internet uplink used to be on the RB4011 itself (and the SSTP tunnel worked fine for month) but now moved to the FortiGate. Internet Uplink works fine, MT can reach Internet, but no SSTP tunne...
by Chaosphere64
Thu Feb 10, 2022 5:32 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v7.1.2 is released!
Replies: 127
Views: 40165

Re: v7.1.2 is released!

Internet Detect feature does not work any longer after upgrading from RouterOS 7.1.1 to 7.1.2. RB4011, configuration unchanged.

Edit: had to re-configure this from scratch to make it work again.
by Chaosphere64
Sun Jan 30, 2022 12:04 am
Forum: RouterOS beta
Topic: RB1100AHx4 - RouterOS v7.1 License Level ZERO - Why?
Replies: 9
Views: 7357

Re: RB1100AHx4 - RouterOS v7.1 License Level ZERO - Why?

Uninstall all extra packages prior to the upgrade to Router OS 7.x. Had the same issue with my RB4011 that had Multicast and NTP package installed.
by Chaosphere64
Sat Jan 22, 2022 10:18 am
Forum: RouterOS beta
Topic: VXLAN over WLAN bridge
Replies: 0
Views: 2869

VXLAN over WLAN bridge

Hi everyone, I was trying to replace an existig EoIP tunnel (that works via a WLAN bridge) with VXLAN. The use case is to attach a HDTV and several other media devices to the rest of a network while having L2 visibility. Tunnel ends are hAP ac 2 and a RB 4011. I set it up similarly to the way I did ...
by Chaosphere64
Thu Dec 23, 2021 3:30 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v7.1.1 is released!
Replies: 443
Views: 227217

Re: v7.1.1 is released!

I had a rough patch when upgrading my RB4011 from RouterOS 6.49.2, too. Uninstalled extra packages, upgraded to 7.x, reboot, no problem. Saved 7.x backup and rsc to my computer. After firmware upgrade the device rendered unusable. IP addresses were gone, no access even when trying a L2 connection wh...
by Chaosphere64
Mon Dec 06, 2021 7:59 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v7.1 is released!
Replies: 785
Views: 229447

Re: v7.1 is released!

Tried to update RB4011 from 6.49.1 to 7.1 (very simple setup). Reboot went fine, but after FW update the device went unusable (no IP address on any interface, no access via MAC (even directly connected to the device), but winbox showed is as neighboured). Netinstall ...
by Chaosphere64
Wed Oct 27, 2021 2:40 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: 60GHz Radio - PtP indoor with walls? [SOLVED]
Replies: 3
Views: 3299

60GHz Radio - PtP indoor with walls? [SOLVED]

Hi, I am looking for a PtP wireless bridge to be used indoors that needs to work through one (maybe two) drywalls, with total distances being less than 15 meters. Will the Wireless Wire product https://mikrotik.com/product/wireless_wire or maybe 60 GHz radios in general work for this? AFAIK the shor...
by Chaosphere64
Sat Jun 19, 2021 1:52 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Has Mikrotik finally solved port flapping issue in the newer hardware?
Replies: 24
Views: 15827

Re: Has Mikrotik finally solved port flapping issue in the newer hardware?

Just troublehooted this issue for several hours, so maybe my findings help somebody or make him waste less time. Setup is AVM FRITZ!Box 6591 attached to RB4011 on two ports (DATA + MGMT), both kept flapping randomly. I tried everything possible including factory-defaults, cable changes, STP/LoopProt...
by Chaosphere64
Sun May 30, 2021 2:34 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: OSPF over SSTP - works great but why?
Replies: 3
Views: 1120

Re: OSPF over SSTP - works great but why?

They do transmit multicast. You can do OSPF over any PPP tunnel in point-to-point mode. Most likely the packets to the multicast address are simply "flooded" across the PPP tunnel, and therefore treated much like unicast to the other side. So then I was probably wrong about that point. Th...
by Chaosphere64
Sun May 30, 2021 2:09 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: OSPF over SSTP - works great but why?
Replies: 3
Views: 1120

OSPF over SSTP - works great but why?

Hi everyone, I have less a problem than a question of understanding. The issue is that I have set up an SSTP tunnel between two MikroTik routers (CHR and RB 4011) and, based on this, OSPF is running in point-to-point mode and advertising networks. As far as I know, OSPF uses multicast (224.0.0.x) in...
by Chaosphere64
Sun Mar 28, 2021 11:44 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: IGMP Proxy Querier - Source IP Address selection
Replies: 0
Views: 587

IGMP Proxy Querier - Source IP Address selection

Hi,

is it possible to select the Source IP Address for the IGMP Proxy Querier? My LAN Bride has two IP Addresses and I want to select one of them as a Source that's not taken by default. I did not find a Winbox or CLI option to do this.

Thanks in advance
by Chaosphere64
Sat Feb 27, 2021 10:03 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: OSPF priority for dynamic Interfaces
Replies: 4
Views: 2096

Re: OSPF priority for dynamic Interfaces

Depends what you mean by dynamic in OSPF - a dynamic interface can be created within OSPF based on Network addition (including physical interfaces) - is this the dynamic interface you mean? If so you will need to move the physical interfaces to 'static' and add your path cost etc. That's exactly wh...
by Chaosphere64
Thu Feb 25, 2021 9:38 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: OSPF priority for dynamic Interfaces
Replies: 4
Views: 2096

OSPF priority for dynamic Interfaces

Is it possible to (pre-)set/edit the OSPF priority for a dynamically added interface or would one have to copy that dynamic to a "static" interface in order to do so?
by Chaosphere64
Tue Feb 02, 2021 10:12 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.48 [stable] is released!
Replies: 295
Views: 129837

Re: v6.48 [stable] is released!

Hmm, are some wrong with the forum as well? (or just in this thread) Both Cray, morphema and stevenb are all listed with Posts: 0 I think it is an off-by-one bug, it appears that new posters get posts: 0 after their first post. But morphema already has 2 posts now and still 0 in the posts counter. ...
by Chaosphere64
Thu Jan 14, 2021 9:52 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.48 [stable] is released!
Replies: 295
Views: 129837

Re: v6.48 [stable] is released!

hEX PoE lost health info in 6.48
hex.PNG
I can confirm that and add the fact that this has to do with firmware 6.48. RouterOS 6.48 with Firmware 6.47.8 on a hEX PoE has health info as it should.
by Chaosphere64
Thu Nov 26, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: DHCP Server - no offer packets for static entries?
Replies: 0
Views: 480

DHCP Server - no offer packets for static entries?

Hi, I was using Wireshark to analyse the DHCP traffic in my network (IPv4). The DHCP server is my RB-4011. The strange thing is that I see a D-O-R-A process without the O . There are DHCP D iscovers from clients and the next are the DHCP R equests and A CKs from the server. Now in my network all cli...
by Chaosphere64
Wed Nov 25, 2020 11:37 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.48beta [testing] is released!
Replies: 184
Views: 116261

Re: v6.48beta [testing] is released!

Well, the idle-timeout parameter did not work at all on those systems. The tunnels were disconnected even if there was active traffic sent over the tunnel. I was pulling my hair out because of this!.... Me too, especially because I just saw it on some of my connections to a specific CHR but not all.
by Chaosphere64
Wed Nov 25, 2020 10:09 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.48beta [testing] is released!
Replies: 184
Views: 116261

Re: v6.48beta [testing] is released!

*) sstp - fixed "idle-timeout" on TILE and CHR devices;
Could you please elaborate on that point?

Thanks!
by Chaosphere64
Tue Nov 10, 2020 4:37 pm
Forum: Useful user articles
Topic: Advanced Routing Failover without Scripting
Replies: 272
Views: 139347

Re: Advanced Routing Failover without Scripting

Ok, thanks for taking the time!
by Chaosphere64
Tue Nov 10, 2020 10:20 am
Forum: Useful user articles
Topic: Advanced Routing Failover without Scripting
Replies: 272
Views: 139347

Re: Advanced Routing Failover without Scripting

Thanks for providing this solution! But I think I did not quite understand it completely. I am currently trying to implement the Basic Setup. I have two ISPs (156.x.x.x is GW1, 82.x.x.x is GW2), and I just want to use ISP2/GW2 as a failover, not for load balancing. My question is: do I need a second...
by Chaosphere64
Mon Nov 09, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Connection Tracking - masquerade ok, src-nat not
Replies: 2
Views: 670

Connection Tracking - masquerade ok, src-nat not

Hello, I just made a strange observation in regards to connection tracking. I have configured the following /ip/firewall/mangle add chain=output connection-state=new connection-mark=no-mark action=mark-connection new-connection-mark=isp1_conn out-interface=ether6 add chain=output connection-mark=isp...
by Chaosphere64
Fri Oct 09, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: SSTP and HTTPS WebUI - interference?
Replies: 2
Views: 711

Re: SSTP and HTTPS WebUI - interference?

Thanks!
by Chaosphere64
Thu Oct 08, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: SSTP and HTTPS WebUI - interference?
Replies: 2
Views: 711

SSTP and HTTPS WebUI - interference?

Hi,

will activating the HTTPS WebUI (IP / Services / www-ssl) somehow interfere with a MT Router working as a SSTP Client or Server?

Thanks!
by Chaosphere64
Mon Sep 21, 2020 8:26 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Dual WAN Setup - how to get both public IPs reachable
Replies: 6
Views: 1922

Re: Dual WAN Setup - how to get both public IPs reachable

Add two additional routing tables with default routes for each of WAN connections.
And then a couple of routing rules, that restrict usage of the tables depending on src IP:
Great solution, thanks a lot!
by Chaosphere64
Sun Sep 20, 2020 11:00 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Dual WAN Setup - how to get both public IPs reachable
Replies: 6
Views: 1922

Dual WAN Setup - how to get both public IPs reachable

Hi, I have a quite simple setup using a RB4011 with two WAN Links (ISP1 and ISP2). The route table has two entries for 0.0.0.0/0, one with an AD of 1 (ISP1), the other with an AD of 2 (ISP2). I just have that floating route for failover and don't need anything more advanced (load balancing etc.). Bu...
by Chaosphere64
Tue Aug 11, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Netwatch and SNMP monitoring
Replies: 2
Views: 2011

Re: Netwatch and SNMP monitoring

Thanks for your quick response!

Yes, syslog would definitively be a proper solution, also e-mail came to mind, but the problem is it needs to be SNMP ...
by Chaosphere64
Tue Aug 11, 2020 1:15 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Netwatch and SNMP monitoring
Replies: 2
Views: 2011

Netwatch and SNMP monitoring

Hello,

is it possible to combine the Netwatch tool with SNMP monitoring?

What I want to do is to ping an IP address and have the result (host is reachable or not reachable) be written into an SNMP oid, so I can monitor it.

Is there a way to do that or maybe an even better solution?

Thanks!
by Chaosphere64
Mon Jul 13, 2020 9:08 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: SSTP Split Tunnel problem
Replies: 1
Views: 1233

SSTP Split Tunnel problem

Hi, I have successfully installed a MT CHR as an SSTP Server with Windows 10 Clients. But when it comes to Split Tunneling I am stuck at the moment. I know I can force the Windows 10 clients to use a Split Tunnel by manipulating the VPN Interface and having it not use the tunnel's default gateway. B...
by Chaosphere64
Mon May 11, 2020 5:00 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Internet Detect Feature stopped working
Replies: 2
Views: 993

Re: Internet Detect Feature stopped working

Maybe some MikroTik staff member read this ... it works again without any changes on my device.
by Chaosphere64
Mon May 11, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Internet Detect Feature stopped working
Replies: 2
Views: 993

Internet Detect Feature stopped working

Hi,

the Internet Detect Feature has stopped working some days ago, the Interface fell back to WAN. It used to work fine but now it isn't. Using the Packet Sniffer Tool I can see tx traffic to cloud.mikrotik.com (159.148.147.229) but no replies. Is it just me? How would I troubleshoot that?

Thanks!
by Chaosphere64
Mon May 11, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.46.6 [stable] is released!
Replies: 68
Views: 54958

Re: v6.46.6 [stable] is released!

Downgraded to 6.46.5 after seeing RB4011iGS+RM reboots without any entry in the log file or any external cause. Never seen on this device before.
by Chaosphere64
Sat May 02, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: SSTP - Certificates for users but not for Routers
Replies: 4
Views: 2005

Re: SSTP - Certificates for users but not for Routers

Well, I've got the CHR set up already (following this YT video for CA and Cert creation, (while not understanding the polish language)), and the first MT device re-established the tunnel happily (as you predicted)! For now I skipped the part of creating and installing a Certificate on a Windows mach...
by Chaosphere64
Sat May 02, 2020 4:17 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: SSTP - Certificates for users but not for Routers
Replies: 4
Views: 2005

Re: SSTP - Certificates for users but not for Routers

Thanks for your help. I will then reconfigure the MT devices also. That would mean: - Creating CA, Server Cert and for every MT device a Client Cert - Installing CA and Server Cert on CHR - Installing Client Cert on MT devices - Selecting Server Cert on CHR (SSTP Server) - Selecting Client Cert on M...
by Chaosphere64
Sat May 02, 2020 1:00 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: SSTP - Certificates for users but not for Routers
Replies: 4
Views: 2005

SSTP - Certificates for users but not for Routers

Hi, I successfully deployed a few MT routers that build up an SSTP tunnel to a central CHR instance (and I am pretty happy with the results). I did all that without using Certificates because I had only MT devices. Now I want to know if it possible to also have Windows Clients use this CHR instance ...
by Chaosphere64
Thu Apr 23, 2020 6:33 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Config upload via TFTP
Replies: 0
Views: 1490

Config upload via TFTP

Hi,

is it possible to upload a config from a MT device to a TFTP server?

Thanks!
by Chaosphere64
Fri Apr 10, 2020 10:03 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.46.5 [stable] is released!
Replies: 72
Views: 49499

Re: v6.46.5 [stable] is released!

mAP connected to a CISCO SG350 with Auto Negotiation which worked without a problem using v6.46.4 now negotiates to 10M FD! Deactivating AN and setting 100M FD solves the problem. Even taking 1000M out of the options list for AN does not work. Edit: After a few mAP reboots now the device gets whats ...
by Chaosphere64
Wed Mar 25, 2020 11:03 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: IPSec NAT-T question
Replies: 0
Views: 1993

IPSec NAT-T question

Hi, I want to remove an old loadbalancer from a productive site (HQ) and replace it with a MT RB 4100 router. I have found a solution for almost all functions of that old loadbalancer, but I am not so sure about one of them: The setup is as follows: LAN <-> Cisco ASA <-> Load Balancer <-> Cloudserve...
by Chaosphere64
Wed Mar 25, 2020 9:43 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Protocol based routing
Replies: 2
Views: 1520

Re: Protocol based routing

Thanks!
by Chaosphere64
Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:49 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Protocol based routing
Replies: 2
Views: 1520

Protocol based routing

Hi,

I want to have my MT router to always take one of two WAN connections for EoIP traffic.

Is that possible and how would one configure that?

Thanks!
by Chaosphere64
Mon Mar 23, 2020 7:27 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: CRS Switch - what are "External" learned MAC addresses?
Replies: 10
Views: 4683

Re: CRS Switch - what are "External" learned MAC addresses?

Yes, I will give it a try. For the moment I have switched to the "normal" post-6.41 ROS bridge way of configuring MT switches with VLANs (abandonning the HW offloading, I know) and have not seen any MAC address flapping as of yet. I will update the thread if I find the time to dig any furt...
by Chaosphere64
Sun Mar 22, 2020 12:14 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: CRS Switch - what are "External" learned MAC addresses?
Replies: 10
Views: 4683

Re: CRS Switch - what are "External" learned MAC addresses?

I was thinking of spanning tree topology changes, but that looks to be fine. What are you expecting the /interface ethernet switch acl rule to do ? My reading of those options is that any packets destined for the standard DHCP server port will be redirected to ether1 - likely including any received...
by Chaosphere64
Sat Mar 21, 2020 11:36 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: CRS Switch - what are "External" learned MAC addresses?
Replies: 10
Views: 4683

Re: CRS Switch - what are "External" learned MAC addresses?

What device does the flapping MAC address belong to? You have RSTP enabled on the CRS, do you have any spanning tree configured on the Cisco devices? IIRC the default is PVST+ which doesn't necessarily play nicely with RSTP. The device is some HUAWEI tablet from our data VLAN. But I see A LOT of cl...
by Chaosphere64
Sat Mar 21, 2020 10:09 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: CRS Switch - what are "External" learned MAC addresses?
Replies: 10
Views: 4683

Re: CRS Switch - what are "External" learned MAC addresses?

First of all: Thanks for taking the time to help! But it's slightly unclear to me what exactly you're referring to with "MAC address-flapping" ... On the CISCO WS-C2960 (the switch in the middle) I get messages like this on a regular basis 000128: Mar 21 06:56:01: %SW_MATM-4-MACFLAP_NOTIF:...
by Chaosphere64
Sat Mar 21, 2020 12:52 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: CRS Switch - what are "External" learned MAC addresses?
Replies: 10
Views: 4683

CRS Switch - what are "External" learned MAC addresses?

Hi, I configured my MT CRS switch with a pretty basic setup (a trunk port, several access Ports, 2 VLANs), according to this WIKI article: https://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:Basic_VLAN_switching#CRS1xx.2FCRS2xx_series_switches The trunk port is carrying two tagged VLANs (10, 50) and 1 untagged VL...
by Chaosphere64
Fri Mar 20, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: VLAN on Switch - what functions serves the Bridge
Replies: 2
Views: 1836

Re: VLAN on Switch - what functions serves the Bridge

Thanks for your help, much appreciated!
by Chaosphere64
Fri Mar 20, 2020 11:48 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: VLAN on Switch - what functions serves the Bridge
Replies: 2
Views: 1836

VLAN on Switch - what functions serves the Bridge

Hi, I own a CRS112-8P-4S-IN and configured my VLANs directly on the switch like the WIKI states. My question is: what function does the bridge (still) serve then? - Do the ports of a VLAN on the switch also need to be bridged together? - Do I need to enable VLAN filtering on the bridge also? - Where...
by Chaosphere64
Sat Jan 11, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Winbox v3.20 released!
Replies: 42
Views: 58782

Re: Winbox v3.20 released!

Note is orginally made for notes, not for art :)
Beep is originally made for Beeps, not for play a "Star Wars -- The Imperial March"
LMAO :lol:

Made my day, thanks a lot!
by Chaosphere64
Tue Dec 03, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.46 [stable] is released!
Replies: 113
Views: 69863

Re: v6.46 [stable] is released!

Everything fine except I get "Limited Access" now on Internet Detect feature without any config change. Maybe MikroTik has to change something server side ...
by Chaosphere64
Mon Dec 02, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: WiFi Clients to MT AP - directly or via hAP ac
Replies: 3
Views: 2210

Re: WiFi Clients to MT AP - directly or via hAP ac

You mean hAP AC2?

That could allow for better airtime usage, in theory.
No, actually I've got a bunch of "old" hAP ac devices lying around and was curious if they'd do any good in the mentioned scenario. May I assume you don't think so?
by Chaosphere64
Thu Nov 28, 2019 5:37 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: WiFi Clients to MT AP - directly or via hAP ac
Replies: 3
Views: 2210

WiFi Clients to MT AP - directly or via hAP ac

Hi, just a short design question: I've got 3 wireless devices (a Smart TV and 2 Media Players) that are currently wirelessly connected to a cAP ac. As the WiFi hardware of these devices is not really great I was thinking about adding a hAP ac in, connecting all devices via ethernet and lettting the ...
by Chaosphere64
Tue Nov 26, 2019 9:15 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: MikroTik smartphone app (ex Tik-App)
Replies: 487
Views: 273780

Re: MikroTik smartphone app (ex Tik-App)

IOS App v1.0.23 The app does not show the current configuration on wider parts of the CAPsMAN menus. Example Datapath menu: I configured two datapathes, and both are shown here, but the configuration inside is blank from the perspective of the app (no VLAN ID, no CtoC Forwarding etc.). Same settings...
by Chaosphere64
Sun Sep 15, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Access to MikroTik LtAP console via LTE
Replies: 3
Views: 2129

Re: Access to MikroTik LtAP console via LTE

Thanks, guys! I will take a further look at both of your solutions.
by Chaosphere64
Sat Sep 14, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Access to MikroTik LtAP console via LTE
Replies: 3
Views: 2129

Access to MikroTik LtAP console via LTE

Hi, I am looking for a way to access a MikroTik LtAP that's connected to the internet via an LTE connection. The use case looks like this: the LtAP is connected to a Network device's console port (Switch, Router ...) via its serial0 interface and to the internet via LTE. So in essence I want to be a...
by Chaosphere64
Fri May 10, 2019 1:17 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: hAP powered from 802.3af port - possible?
Replies: 4
Views: 1657

hAP powered from 802.3af port - possible?

Hi,

can I power a hAP using a 802.3af switch port (Cisco SG300-10p)?

Thanks!
by Chaosphere64
Sat Apr 13, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: IGMP Snooping and HW offloading with CRS1xx / CRS2xx
Replies: 0
Views: 1907

IGMP Snooping and HW offloading with CRS1xx / CRS2xx

Hi, I use a MikroTik CRS112-8P-4S-IN switch at a site where multicast traffic is used to send videos to clients on the LAN. Besides VLAN1 for regular users there is VLAN20 for guest Wi-Fi configured. The goal is to have IGMP Snooping along with HW offloading. Reading the WIKI pages concerning the co...
by Chaosphere64
Fri Mar 08, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: hap AC case replacement
Replies: 0
Views: 998

hap AC case replacement

Hi,

I'd like to replace the damaged case of a bunch of hap AC access points. Is it possible to swap the cases and where can I buy them?

Best regards
by Chaosphere64
Tue Feb 26, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.44 [stable] is released!
Replies: 218
Views: 98221

Re: v6.44 [stable] is released!

Updated all MT devices to 6.44. Now in Winbox Neighbors view the devices are no longer represented by their Bridges Admin MAC Address but by the MAC Address of the respective ethernet interface. This is not what I wanted, so the question is: is it a bug? Can I get the "old" setting somehow?
by Chaosphere64
Wed Jan 02, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.43.8 [stable] is released!
Replies: 169
Views: 83982

Re: v6.43.8 [stable] is released!

I get that. But the webfig torch NEVER shows more than the two lines to be seen in the screenshot, no matter what traffic is to be seen via winbox. Just tried it myself. Right after opening the Torch screen I can see the same two lines as shown on your screenshots, but after clicking on the "S...
by Chaosphere64
Wed Jan 02, 2019 12:05 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.43.8 [stable] is released!
Replies: 169
Views: 83982

Re: v6.43.8 [stable] is released!

roughly the same time.
I guess this likely is the point. Torch is a "right now" tool, not a "historical data" tool.
I get that. But the webfig torch NEVER shows more than the two lines to be seen in the screenshot, no matter what traffic is to be seen via winbox.
by Chaosphere64
Tue Jan 01, 2019 11:51 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.43.8 [stable] is released!
Replies: 169
Views: 83982

Re: v6.43.8 [stable] is released!

Strange. Isn't a torch via winbox and via webfig supposed to deliver the same results? Because I just noticed that it does not. Torch via webfig just shows two lines (see screenshot Torch2). Device is hEX S, ROS is 6.43.8, same interface, roughly the same time.
Torch2.png
Torch1.png
by Chaosphere64
Fri Dec 28, 2018 12:24 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.43.8 [stable] is released!
Replies: 169
Views: 83982

Re: v6.43.8 [stable] is released!

In short, if you live in the EU and want to conform with the rules, you MUST use regulatory-domain and country name. It will enable DFS radar check and correct power output depending on chosen frequency. If you have some special permission (!) to use other settings, select "no country set"...
by Chaosphere64
Tue Nov 06, 2018 9:27 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Transmit loop detected
Replies: 38
Views: 24614

Re: Transmit loop detected

Still facing the error, and I am totally sure that there is no loop in my network. RouterOS version is 6.43.1. Maybe the MT devs take another look at this problem. Will try to remove and recreate the EoIP tunnel (interface) like chpoqxie suggested. Mea culpa. This time it IS my fault, I made a mist...
by Chaosphere64
Fri Nov 02, 2018 9:43 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: v6.43.4 [stable] is released!
Replies: 78
Views: 51558

Re: v6.43.4 [stable] is released!

hAP ac ( 962UiGS-5HacT2HnT), upgraded at Oct/17 with 6.43.4 build [Oct/17/2018 06:37:48] after that get 8 reboots up today, that at boot leaves in LOG: router was rebooted without proper shutdown by watchdog timer there are no configuration changes, high loads current firmware 6.43 +1 Exactly the s...
by Chaosphere64
Wed Oct 24, 2018 8:01 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: hAP-ac Watchdog reboot every few mins on 6.43.2, but ok on 6.42.9
Replies: 4
Views: 2087

Re: hAP-ac Watchdog reboot every few mins on 6.43.2, but ok on 6.42.9

+1
Recently have noticed this problem both on hAP ac and hEX PoE. Never had any instabilities likes this before 6.43.2+ Router OS whatsoever.

Time Oct/22/2018 19:15:05
Buffer memory
Topics
system
error
critical
Message router was rebooted without proper shutdown by watchdog timer
by Chaosphere64
Wed Sep 19, 2018 11:00 am
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: Transmit loop detected
Replies: 38
Views: 24614

Re: Transmit loop detected

Still facing the error, and I am totally sure that there is no loop in my network.

RouterOS version is 6.43.1. Maybe the MT devs take another look at this problem.

Will try to remove and recreate the EoIP tunnel (interface) like chpoqxie suggested.
by Chaosphere64
Fri Jul 20, 2018 9:28 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: RouterOS 6.41 new Bridge VLAN - what about Switch VLAN settings?
Replies: 3
Views: 1583

Re: RouterOS 6.41 new Bridge VLAN - what about Switch VLAN settings?

My hEX PoE has a QCA8337 chip, so I know what to do now.

Thanks for clearing things up ...

Have a nice weekend!
by Chaosphere64
Thu Jul 19, 2018 10:05 pm
Forum: Beginner Basics
Topic: RouterOS 6.41 new Bridge VLAN - what about Switch VLAN settings?
Replies: 3
Views: 1583

RouterOS 6.41 new Bridge VLAN - what about Switch VLAN settings?

Hi, just a short question: with the new Bridge VLAN implementation, what's the /interface ethernet switch vlan setting for? On CRS3xx devices I learned from a MikroTik YT video, I have to configure VLANs on the bridge. But on CRS 1xx/2xx devices it is done on the Switch? Not on the Bridge? https://w...
by Chaosphere64
Mon Jun 18, 2018 12:55 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Caps selecting same channel
Replies: 32
Views: 17189

Re: Caps selecting same channel

Anything new on this topic? CAPSMAN still uses the same frequency for all 5 GHz radios on my hap AC devices regardless of any configuration I might try. There is only one setup that works: in case I DON'T set any frequencies AND uncheck "skip DFS channels" I end up having different channel...
by Chaosphere64
Sat Dec 09, 2017 4:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Winbox 3.11 - No Neighbors Discovery via IPv6
Replies: 2
Views: 1636

Re: Winbox 3.11 - No Neighbors Discovery via IPv6

Ok, same Laptop, I have a working discovery in terms of IPv6 addresses as soon as I am connected via Wifi, on LAN just IPv4.

Anyone?
by Chaosphere64
Sat Dec 09, 2017 1:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Winbox 3.11 - No Neighbors Discovery via IPv6
Replies: 2
Views: 1636

Winbox 3.11 - No Neighbors Discovery via IPv6

Hi, I just installed a new laptop and when I ran Winbox 3.11 I noticed that all my MT devices on the LAN were discovered via MAC, IPv4 und IPv6. But when I look on my Workstation I find the exact same devices are just discovered via MAC and IPv4. I already deleted the Winbox configuration from the r...
by Chaosphere64
Fri Nov 17, 2017 1:38 am
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Hardware recommendation for SOHO environment
Replies: 9
Views: 3123

Re: Hardware recommendation for SOHO environment

Thanks to all of you for your advice. I think my colleague will be very happs with his new networking equipment.
by Chaosphere64
Wed Nov 15, 2017 11:17 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Hardware recommendation for SOHO environment
Replies: 9
Views: 3123

Re: Hardware recommendation for SOHO environment

Thanks for your advice. I thought of adding a switch to the mix to power supply the APs, the RB260GSP. So the setup would be Internet <-> Cable Modem <-> hex PoE <-> RB260GSP <-> 3x hAP ac lite Subtracting the uplink port on router and switch this gives him 8 ports (combined router + switch). Cablin...
by Chaosphere64
Wed Nov 15, 2017 8:39 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Hardware recommendation for SOHO environment
Replies: 9
Views: 3123

Re: Hardware recommendation for SOHO environment

Thanks, that helped a lot. Sorry for not mentioning the budget, my colleague did not name one and he is contrasting MikroTik equipment to Cisco so he will save money anyway. :-) The hardware you mentioned was exactly what I had been looking at. The only question remaining is: Will the hex PoE really...
by Chaosphere64
Wed Nov 15, 2017 7:54 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Hardware recommendation for SOHO environment
Replies: 9
Views: 3123

Re: Hardware recommendation for SOHO environment

Hm, over 100 views but no replies ... Did I pick the wrong forum section or where else could I find advice on the matter?
by Chaosphere64
Thu Nov 09, 2017 4:18 pm
Forum: RouterBOARD hardware
Topic: Hardware recommendation for SOHO environment
Replies: 9
Views: 3123

Hardware recommendation for SOHO environment

Hi, a collegue of mine is looking for some new hardware equipment to run in his home (offiice). No difficult setup needed, just internet access, lan, wifi (1 for insiders, 1 for guests). He is looking for: 1.) a router including 8 switch ports (optional: Wifi) 2.) two access points that can be mount...
by Chaosphere64
Mon May 29, 2017 5:45 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: CAPSMAN - no 80 MHz channel width on 5 GHz band
Replies: 2
Views: 6111

Re: CAPSMAN - no 80 MHz channel width on 5 GHz band

That was exactly what I was looking for.

Thanks a lot!
by Chaosphere64
Sun May 28, 2017 8:08 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: CAPSMAN - no 80 MHz channel width on 5 GHz band
Replies: 2
Views: 6111

CAPSMAN - no 80 MHz channel width on 5 GHz band

Hi, I just finished my initial CAPSMAN setup with two hAP AC Mikrotik APs. One of the serves as a CAPSMAN also. Everything is working fine except one thing. I can't setup the 5 GHz radios for 5 GHz to use a channel width of 80 MHz (just 5, 10, 20 and 40 MHz turbo). Why is that, or am I doing somethi...
by Chaosphere64
Mon Jan 16, 2017 10:53 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: hAP ac Wireless Repeater - prefer 5 GHz Band for station bridge
Replies: 0
Views: 1062

hAP ac Wireless Repeater - prefer 5 GHz Band for station bridge

Hi, I just set up a hAP ac to act as a Wireless Repeater for another hAP ac acting as a Router and an AP. Now I have the two radios on the Repeater being used for the station bridge and a respective Virtual AP upon each station bridge for connecting wireless clients. There are wired clients connecte...
by Chaosphere64
Wed Aug 24, 2016 6:24 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: hAP ac - work as AP with just one ethernet interface
Replies: 0
Views: 1170

hAP ac - work as AP with just one ethernet interface

Hi there, as a new MikroTik user I have a few questions regarding the setup of my two hAP ac devices. The goal is to have one of them act as a CAPsMAN while managing his own WLAN interfaces itself and the other one beeing managed also by the former. Both devices shall work as dual band APs with a re...