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by Redmor
Wed Dec 12, 2018 7:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: if else won't run script but run on terminal !
Replies: 17
Views: 1274

Re: if else won't run script but run on terminal !

Never address items with index! Replace "0" with find command:
:if ([/ip route get [ find where gateway=ether1 ] active] = true) do={/lcd interface display ether1} else={/lcd interface display ether7}
Check if the condition is correct...
Well you can if you print :D
by Redmor
Wed Dec 12, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: SIP SPA112 and MK registration issue
Replies: 0
Views: 202

SIP SPA112 and MK registration issue

Hello, I'm using a Cisco ATA SPA112 for VoIP and I don't know why sometimes they fail registration, after being registered for days. They're connected with a static local IP, I don't have PPPoE on them. They're are connected to a MK CPE and I can see from Connection tracking that the SPA112, when it...
by Redmor
Wed Dec 12, 2018 12:16 am
Forum: General
Topic: Arp ping vs. ip ping
Replies: 4
Views: 470

Re: Arp ping vs. ip ping

If you use last stable RouterOS try to disable Allow Fast Path in bridge settings (not fast forward, you have to look for a button "Settings" in bridge list menu)
by Redmor
Wed Dec 12, 2018 12:13 am
Forum: General
Topic: 6.43.7 bootloop on hAP AC
Replies: 2
Views: 321

Re: 6.43.7 bootloop on hAP AC

Reset won't solve installation issues.
If you can't access even after reset, buy a new hAP, it isn't expensive as a CCR.
by Redmor
Wed Dec 12, 2018 12:07 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Newbie: LHG 5ac only hitting 100mbps
Replies: 30
Views: 1897

Re: Newbie: LHG 5ac only hitting 100mbps

Man you can't have 95Mbps both down and up, it's too much perfect.
You're bandwidth testing passing through a 100Mbps Ethernet for sure, or you have a queue set to 100Mbps.
by Redmor
Wed Dec 12, 2018 12:03 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: PWR-Line AP request for comment
Replies: 16
Views: 1632

Re: PWR-Line AP request for comment

PL7411-2nD is available already. My first batch of it is on it's way and is expected on 12/19. So far the mentioned leaflet is the only info available. Once I get it I will perform some tests :) "Expected" in December means they'll arrive in January, but please post screenshots and photos when they...
by Redmor
Wed Dec 12, 2018 12:01 am
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: PWR-Line AP request for comment
Replies: 16
Views: 1632

Re: PWR-Line AP request for comment

Seriously? Somebody needs better sleep, I think. You can buy WiFi single band wall warts since more than 10 years! So what? All IoT things are still single chain 2GHz, all arduino and smart bulbs, thermostats and what not. Those are the weakest devices that can't reach your main AP from the bedroom...
by Redmor
Tue Dec 11, 2018 11:58 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: PWR-Line AP request for comment
Replies: 16
Views: 1632

Re: PWR-Line AP request for comment

I want to answer to every comment: 1. Wife: I don't have a wife, but if you're here writing, then you're able to teach your wife to DON'T TOUCH RBs unless you call home and ask for a reboot. 2. Children: I don't have children, but if you're here writing then you're able to teach your children to DON...
by Redmor
Tue Dec 11, 2018 8:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: if else won't run script but run on terminal !
Replies: 17
Views: 1274

Re: if else won't run script but run on terminal !

Try to write only script name instead of /system script run, I never used it to run scripts from schedulers
by Redmor
Tue Dec 11, 2018 8:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: if else won't run script but run on terminal !
Replies: 17
Views: 1274

Re: if else won't run script but run on terminal !

These does not work: :put [/ip route get 0 active = no] expected end of command (line 1 column 29) :len [/ip route get 0 active] > 0 expected end of command (line 1 column 30 Try :if ([ :len [/ip route get 0 active]]>0), can't remember the right syntax, you also have to set right spaces to make it ...
by Redmor
Tue Dec 11, 2018 8:24 am
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP client script execution
Replies: 6
Views: 1109

Re: DHCP client script execution

I'll report what Wiki says: Script that will be executed after lease is assigned or de-assigned. Internal "global" variables that can be used in the script: leaseBound - set to "1" if bound, otherwise set to "0" leaseServerName - dhcp server name leaseActMAC - active mac address leaseActIP - active...
by Redmor
Mon Dec 10, 2018 10:34 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: PWR-Line AP request for comment
Replies: 16
Views: 1632

Re: PWR-Line AP request for comment

Not available yet, search for PL7411-2nD: The PWR-LINE AP is a wireless access point with a single Ethernet port , a built-in 802.11b/g/n WiFi radio and capability to connect to other PWR-LINE devices through the electrical lines in your premises. Details and pictures: https://i.mt.lv/cdn/rb_files/...
by Redmor
Mon Dec 10, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: PWR-Line AP request for comment
Replies: 16
Views: 1632

PWR-Line AP request for comment

Someone has already bought PWR-Line APs?
They have two ethernets?
Someone can post screenshots of interfaces and other particular menus?
by Redmor
Mon Dec 10, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ❓ what's the best solution for OSPF and PPPoE service
Replies: 30
Views: 4478

Re: ❓ what's the best solution for OSPF and PPPoE service

The answer is NSSA and filters.
by Redmor
Mon Dec 10, 2018 8:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: if else won't run script but run on terminal !
Replies: 17
Views: 1274

Re: if else won't run script but run on terminal !

I can't remember if [/ip route get 0 active] is boolean or not.
Try to :put [/ip route get 0 active] and :put [/ip route get 0 active=no], if the second doesn't return false use :len [/ip route get 0 active]>0 to trigger :if
by Redmor
Mon Dec 10, 2018 8:38 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Cannot upgrade v6.42.3 to v6.45.3
Replies: 3
Views: 376

Re: Cannot upgrade v6.42.3 to v6.45.3

There is no version 6.45.3.
Maybe his IP Cloud is in the future and he is John Titor.
John can you tell us about ROS v7?
by Redmor
Mon Dec 10, 2018 8:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP client script execution
Replies: 6
Views: 1109

Re: DHCP client script execution

I'll report what Wiki says: Script that will be executed after lease is assigned or de-assigned. Internal "global" variables that can be used in the script: leaseBound - set to "1" if bound, otherwise set to "0" leaseServerName - dhcp server name leaseActMAC - active mac address leaseActIP - active ...
by Redmor
Sun Dec 09, 2018 2:11 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Nv2 Sync Mode Not working
Replies: 6
Views: 1238

Re: Nv2 Sync Mode Not working

https://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:Nv2#Configuration_example I used this document when processing. I tried "nv2 sync" mode in one location, it did not work. Actually it seems to work, but the clients are not connected. I installed two "SXT G-5HPacD r2" acess points at my office. I did the same t...
by Redmor
Sat Dec 08, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: EoIP + DHCP Issue [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 909

Re: EoIP + DHCP Issue [SOLVED]

Tried that, but still nothing. Same behavior.
1. If you use a static IP, can you ping gateway?
2. Are you using keepalive? If no, enable it.
by Redmor
Wed Dec 05, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Active backup, bonding with vlans ?
Replies: 2
Views: 368

Re: Active backup, bonding with vlans ?

There's VRRP that is used to backup RBs with same configuration, I don't know if it's your case, try configure it and see what happens.
by Redmor
Wed Dec 05, 2018 12:09 am
Forum: General
Topic: Two interfaces to same router, different costs
Replies: 3
Views: 316

Re: Two interfaces to same router, different costs

Hi Redmor, thank you very much for your quick answer. Exactly, what do you mean by The only way to do that with OSPF is to have shortest paths for the traffic you need (only specific subnets) from one interface, and the rest from the other. Could you please show me an example? I can play on middle ...
by Redmor
Tue Dec 04, 2018 11:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: What is main differences between stable and long-term? [SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 3100

Re: What is main differences between stable and long-term? [SOLVED]

Stable is the current version of ROS that is good enough to use, with new features and older bugs corrected (there're new ones)
Long term should be a version mostly bug free, with new features added later "without" bugs and bug correction.
by Redmor
Tue Dec 04, 2018 11:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: EoIP + DHCP Issue [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 909

Re: EoIP + DHCP Issue [SOLVED]

Yes, I had a similar problem with gateway IP on a bridge and other IP from same subnet reaching gateway through eoips, disabled fast path on all Bridges and I was able to ping.
by Redmor
Tue Dec 04, 2018 8:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: Static route not working
Replies: 8
Views: 528

Re: Static route not working

I tried a lot of thing for failover. But nothing seems to be work perfectly. can you suggest something which will work perfectly?
Recursive routing as I suggested in previous post.
by Redmor
Tue Dec 04, 2018 8:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: EoIP + DHCP Issue [SOLVED]
Replies: 9
Views: 909

Re: EoIP + DHCP Issue [SOLVED]

Hello all! Goal: Use the Mik2 eth4 to get a 192.168.78.0/24 IP from the bridge1 DHCP Server in Mik1 Problem: Even though the EoIP interface connection is established, when I connect a PC to eth4 (Mik2) I cant get an IP address from Mik1. Few notes: 1) The Mik1 pptp client doesn't force any default ...
by Redmor
Mon Dec 03, 2018 9:29 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Help with Use Case
Replies: 2
Views: 358

Re: Help with Use Case

If you can wait MK is releasing Powerlines with Ethernet and wireless.
by Redmor
Mon Dec 03, 2018 9:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Static route not working
Replies: 8
Views: 528

Re: Static route not working

I think my problem was not clearly mentioned. Forget about netwatch. My simple issue is I have 2 WAN connection. I want to ping a particular host x.x.x.x through wan1. I used the below option in my router. But I am able to ping x.x.x.x even my wan1 link is down. /ip route add dst-address=208.67.222...
by Redmor
Mon Dec 03, 2018 8:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Two interfaces to same router, different costs
Replies: 3
Views: 316

Re: Two interfaces to same router, different costs

You have to use mangle and mark (packet, connection and route, also only route) for tunnel and then make a static route with routing mark for the tunnel. There's no other way to make what you want with OSPF, you can't simply take the path you want. The only way to do that with OSPF is to have shorte...
by Redmor
Mon Dec 03, 2018 5:01 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Improve PTMP download
Replies: 11
Views: 1104

Re: Improve PTMP download

Even with a fully implemented and well working TDMA I would not expect you to be able to manage a 10Mb upload from one client whilst still providing anywhere near 70Mb to the others as download. For the cost of a single CPE it's worth keeping your 16 customers happy so 1 doesn't ruin the experience...
by Redmor
Mon Dec 03, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Improve PTMP download
Replies: 11
Views: 1104

Re: Improve PTMP download

A while back ratio feature was added to give priority to up or download

See: viewtopic.php?f=21&t=132181
Already tried with no difference.
by Redmor
Sun Dec 02, 2018 2:11 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: sign from under rain
Replies: 2
Views: 358

Re: sign from under rain

You have to be in line of sight with the tower, so a -68 signal with trees in the middle would really drop even with wind.
Avoid trees and get a better signal and rain wouldn't disconnect stations.
by Redmor
Sun Dec 02, 2018 1:03 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Improve PTMP download
Replies: 11
Views: 1104

Re: Improve PTMP download

Your problem is ARM processor + NV2 protocol . It hurts thousands of people, but Mikrotik does not solve it :( See: https://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=136002 Even if I use NetMetal as AP? I'm using LDF 5 ac as CPE for tests, but NetMetal isn't arm. By the way this arm issue it's probabl...
by Redmor
Sat Dec 01, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Some IP's are starting to stop working over VPN but work fine over local LAN
Replies: 1
Views: 202

Re: Some IP's are starting to stop working over VPN but work fine over local LAN

You should not use same subnet for VPNs and LAN.
The poor ARP tablet is going to find your VPN clients in LAN.
Use different subnets and route/NAT to make them talk.
by Redmor
Sat Dec 01, 2018 7:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: SRCNAT with multiple WAN IP addresses (>2)
Replies: 4
Views: 381

Re: SRCNAT with multiple WAN IP addresses (>2)

1. Make two interface list WAN1 and WAN2 with respective vlans.
2. Set NAT with out interface list WAN1 or WAN2 and masquerade
by Redmor
Sat Dec 01, 2018 7:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: speedtets using 1 core [SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 515

Re: speedtets using 1 core [SOLVED]

Thanks for your detailed and well explained reply. Is this a limitation with Mikrotik? as other routers I used always distributed among all cores even though speed test is a single connection Maybe other routers provide only multiple TCP connection count. Did you noticed differences between speedte...
by Redmor
Sat Dec 01, 2018 4:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DHCP Offering Lease Without Success
Replies: 31
Views: 7604

Re: DHCP Offering Lease Without Success

This happens to my costumers when they connect other routers with default configuration and a second DHCP server is active for LAN. Make sure that there aren't other routers connected via WAN interface and with DHCP server disabled. For example, TP-Link repeaters have DHCP server "auto", when your D...
by Redmor
Sat Dec 01, 2018 4:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: speedtets using 1 core [SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 515

Re: speedtets using 1 core [SOLVED]

Thanks for your detailed and well explained reply. Is this a limitation with Mikrotik? as other routers I used always distributed among all cores even though speed test is a single connection Maybe other routers provide only multiple TCP connection count. Did you noticed differences between speedte...
by Redmor
Sat Dec 01, 2018 3:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Alternate route through VPN
Replies: 3
Views: 372

Re: Alternate route through VPN

Try to use SSTP instead of L2TP, with a larger MTU you should improve performance.
by Redmor
Sat Dec 01, 2018 3:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: cast videos / multicasting discovery / layer2 traffic
Replies: 1
Views: 185

Re: cast videos / multicasting discovery / layer2 traffic

As far as I know you need to be L2 for casting and in the same Wi-Fi network. Don't know if what you want is possible, but you can still try to use EoIP tunnels and bridge them in your LANs. Buy a mAP Lite to do so when you're away. With a mAP Lite you can make SSTP VPN to your home and then establi...
by Redmor
Sat Dec 01, 2018 3:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: speedtets using 1 core [SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 515

Re: speedtets using 1 core [SOLVED]

Hi Guys. First time Mikrotik user and I really like it, I have a HEX to play around and learn before buying the CCR version, I got everything working but I can't understand 1 thing, why is speedtest.net maxing out only 1 core but for example speed test in DSL reports uses all cores? so in speedtest...
by Redmor
Sat Dec 01, 2018 2:47 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Why Mikrotik isn't improving its wireless like Ubiquiti and Cambium?
Replies: 5
Views: 822

Why Mikrotik isn't improving its wireless like Ubiquiti and Cambium?

Why Mikrotik isn't improving its wireless like Ubiquiti and Cambium? WISPs that abandoned MK say that Ubiquiti AirMAX can even make coffee and Cambium even some "pleasure job for boys" that I won't write here because I would be banned ;). Apart jokes, why making new CRSs and LTE stuff? Make some new...
by Redmor
Sat Dec 01, 2018 2:40 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Mikrotik wi-fi and Iphone = problem
Replies: 64
Views: 41132

Re: Mikrotik wi-fi and Iphone = problem

Have problem with Mikrotik Groove A52 and all Iphone devices Before installing Mikrotik have worked TP-link , no problems with wi-fi We install Mikrotik and iPhone stops work normaly Internet after a while. I wrote many times tickets, tech support does not help. I tried to change the country, the c...
by Redmor
Sat Dec 01, 2018 2:36 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Improve PTMP download
Replies: 11
Views: 1104

Re: Improve PTMP download

I would be very tempted to install an additional piece of hardware to serve this client on their own link leaving your large sector for the others. It's that upload with TDMA that is affecting you. I doubt there is very little you can do to mitigate it doing this other than splitting the load. I kn...
by Redmor
Sat Dec 01, 2018 2:32 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Capsman and automatic SSID configuration??
Replies: 3
Views: 445

Re: Capsman and automatic SSID configuration??

Because i would like to get to know the physical possition of each and every one AP without having to physically uninstall the AP to view the S/N or MAC address. Why you don't set only identity on APs while you install and use same SSID? If you use "create enabled" you can see which one is down and...
by Redmor
Sat Dec 01, 2018 2:28 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Problem with CAPsMan, and CAPs
Replies: 3
Views: 484

Re: Problem with CAPsMan, and CAPs

Try to enable local forwarding mode.
by Redmor
Sat Dec 01, 2018 2:22 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: NV2 vs Nstreme PTP (netmetal5 vs QRT)
Replies: 6
Views: 1227

Re: NV2 vs Nstreme PTP (netmetal5 vs QRT)

I recommend to use 802.11 because: 1. Nv2 calculates time slots for new transmissions even if you have a PTP, so your upload would be lower. 2. With Nstreme I've noticed that PTP disconnects (tried with 2km link and 20km link), but you have more thourghtput. 3. With two Dynadish I've achieved 30Mbps...
by Redmor
Thu Nov 29, 2018 3:36 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Improve PTMP download
Replies: 11
Views: 1104

Re: Improve PTMP download

With protocol NV2? Clients have what antenna? CCQ is good? Nv2 First client (70Mbps download one) has got LDF 5 ac with 40cm parabolic antenna, signal -51/-50, CCQ 85/87% with 99% tx/rx while doing traffic. Second client (10Mbps upload that is causing the problem) has got SXTsq5, signal -45/-43, CC...
by Redmor
Wed Nov 28, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: Wireless Networking
Topic: Improve PTMP download
Replies: 11
Views: 1104

Improve PTMP download

Hello, I have a sector antenna PTMP with a NetMetal and 16 clients connected with signals betwenn -45/-48 and -60/-65 both tx and rx. If the PTMP doesn’t receive so much, a client can do up to 70Mbps download. If I have a client that makes 10Mbps upload to that PTMP, the download of the other client...
by Redmor
Wed Nov 07, 2018 3:14 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: 6to4 first configuration
Replies: 5
Views: 981

Re: 6to4 first configuration

1-5: You need to advertise dns for your deviced: IPv6 --> ND 6: Yes, that is normal. DHCPv6 is ROS is currently incapable of handing addresses - only prefixes. All the addresses on another RB have to be configured manually, got by SLAAC, or picked from prefix pool. So you can: 1) assign the address...
by Redmor
Sat Nov 03, 2018 5:15 pm
Forum: Forwarding Protocols
Topic: 6to4 first configuration
Replies: 5
Views: 981

6to4 first configuration

Hello, I'm trying to set up 6to4 to have IPv6 connectivity, and I've encountered some problems. I have a public static IPv4 for my home network. Let's start with configuration: IPv4 1.2.3.4 (example) IPv6 2002:0102:0304::/48 DNSv6 2001:4860:4860::8888 and 2001:4860:4860:8844 /interface 6to4 add disa...