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The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Fri Dec 04, 2015 4:15 pm

We have published the first public test of our restarted project The Dude. At the moment it is just a refreshed version of the same Dude software that we had in v4b3, but is adapted to work correctly with RouterOS v6 with a few minor changes in it. This will be a base on which we will start building The Dude for the future.

* The Dude server is now a RouterOS npk package that must be updated together with RouterOS
* The Dude client is pretty much the same as it was before just with server side removed. If it will detect that servers side is running newer version it will offer to update it self to matching version.

Removed features:
* Windows server
* Language selection for The Dude client
* Web interface

Note that new The Dude client wont work with older versions and vice-versa

The Dude server packages and Windows client application are available for download under: Tile, CHR and x86 selections in the RC release chain.

Download page:
http://www.mikrotik.com/download

Renewed documentation for current versions of The Dude (still work in progress):
http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:The_Dude
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Known issues in v6.34rc45(updated) (reported for fixing):

All entries below are already confirmed and reported to DEV for fixing.

High priority problems:
* Device discovery tool does not work with Agents.

Low priority problems:
* Adapt dude link labels to be able to show 10G traffic
speed and larger (snmp part left to fix)

Enhancement requests:
* Add checkbox in dude client loader to allow upgrade/downgrade without prompting
user each time.
* Add option to use functions and oids in notification messages.


Fixed issues and added features:
* Leftovers of web interface configuration is not yet removed.
* Dude does not know how to show ROS version (broken due to
changes in ROS, update needed)
* In log settings configuration, sliders are broken.
* When opening panel in separate windows error pops up, it
does not affect the usage tho.
* When changing icon appearance on network map dude does
not assign right image in some cases.
* Open panel separately broken.
* Spectral scan may crash Dude client
* SNMP walk crashes the dude client
* Torch tool in dude also is broken
* Use of ping tool causes the dude client to disconnect.
* Any section export to CSV function broken, crashes the dude client
* Bandwidth test tool graphs broken.
* XML backup import fails.
* Large DB export fixed.
* Link label - Mastering type: ROS broken.
* Scan tool - removed for now till it's reworked.
* Telnet tool - dude will throw out error if telnet client is not available on system where
dude client is installed.
* Dude tool - Corrected dude.exe launch path. Now the client will look for executable
in it's installation dir and not by some full path.
* Added 10G link type - Will be added by default only for new installations.
* Torch tool - fixed.
* Added option to run dude client from shortcut in secure mode by adding argument "--secure".
* Corrected 10G link monitoring/counters for ROS devices. (snmp fix for this will come later)
* Fixed issue where dude client would freeze if link label mastering type was snmp
and it was created or modified.
* Ping tool - fixed local pinger.
* Auto discovery tasks are now separated between network maps.
* Fixed file upload to server.
* SMTP authentication and tls options added!
* ROS upgrade function fixed
* Fixed server crash that some people where experiencing.
* CHR host upgrade fixed.
* DNS name resolving fixed in loader (will however work only after loader is upgraded to rc45)
* Added db vacuuming option
* Added progress indicator to import/export/vacuuming
* Dude server by default on new installations is now disabled.
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Fri Dec 04, 2015 4:23 pm

Happy to see that the Dude project is not dead :)
 
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Fri Dec 04, 2015 4:42 pm

A little update, Client side application will be in the Download page shortly.
 
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Fri Dec 04, 2015 4:50 pm

Are language selection and web interface planned to brought back? Or maybe some Android client?
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Fri Dec 04, 2015 4:53 pm

Dude reborn :) Very thanks!
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Fri Dec 04, 2015 5:10 pm

What's new in 6.34rc16 (2015-Dec-04 14:10):

*) dude - “The reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated”;
LOL
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Fri Dec 04, 2015 5:18 pm

Uhuull LOLL Very thanks!!!!!.....
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Fri Dec 04, 2015 5:24 pm

Good news :D
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Fri Dec 04, 2015 5:28 pm

...
Removed features:
* Windows server
...
Oh... So no more standalone poking on the network from my windows machine without installing something on the routers... Beta3 is here to stay :(
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Fri Dec 04, 2015 6:17 pm

Are language selection and web interface planned to brought back? Or maybe some Android client?
Time will tell, cannot say anything at this point yet.
Or maybe some Android client?
Let us get standard The dude back on track first. ;)
 
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Fri Dec 04, 2015 8:00 pm

...
Removed features:
* Windows server
...
Oh... So no more standalone poking on the network from my windows machine without installing something on the routers... Beta3 is here to stay :(
Hmm.. Did you realize that you only need to install Dude-server to one router?

Also, as "quick and dirty workaround", it's probably possible to install x86- or CHR-ROS to virtual machine running on your Windows-machine and run Dude there. :)
 
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Fri Dec 04, 2015 8:06 pm

Are language selection and web interface planned to brought back? Or maybe some Android client?
Time will tell, cannot say anything at this point yet.
Yep, you definitely should avoid "Windows-only" solutions and try to do this platform independently from the begin. And web interface is usually the easiest way.. But let see what happens, I love this already. :)
 
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Fri Dec 04, 2015 10:08 pm

You can even run it in other OS, just make a Virtualbox image with CHR RouterOS running and use it as a server. Then use Wine to launch Dude client.
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Fri Dec 04, 2015 10:10 pm

Are language selection and web interface planned to brought back? Or maybe some Android client?
Maybe in future we could re-implement it through standard Gettext (PO) not like we had previously, time will tell how difficult it is. This is just the first step to re-opening Dude development, anything is possible now.
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Fri Dec 04, 2015 10:11 pm

Are language selection and web interface planned to brought back? Or maybe some Android client?
Time will tell, cannot say anything at this point yet.
Yep, you definitely should avoid "Windows-only" solutions and try to do this platform independently from the begin. And web interface is usually the easiest way.. But let see what happens, I love this already. :)
Making a new Web interface would take a lot of effort. We wanted to start with something. Other features could come back later in the future.
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Fri Dec 04, 2015 10:43 pm

Hi Mikrotik Team (and others using the existing version)

At the moment I (and a number of people I work with) use Dude 4.0B3 on RB450G units as dedicated low power local monitoring units in locations. These are running only the Dude and have a MicroSD card inside them for storage. Also as CCR's have begun to replace 1100AHx2 and 1200 devices I would love to be able to move these into service as Dude nodes.

I know this would be more development work for the team however I have found the 450G platform has plenty of power to run a reasonably sized node and I believe the PPC devices could likewise provide a fantastic platform and continue to make use of this hardware going forward.

If other people currently use the 450G and its ilk or have a number of PPC units they want to press into additional service and would see serious use from the Dude then please bring your use cases into a new Dude topic on use cases for other hardware platforms and hopefully we can make a compelling case for inclusion.

I can understand completely why MIPSLE may not be a good candidate for this development effort and the SMIPS platform as well, but to me the new ARM (3011) PPC (1100, 1000, 1200, 850) and MIPSBE (450, 2011) make brilliant monitoring and network administration boxes that work wonderfully for the Dude.

I know myself I use 1100AHx2 units and 450G units as network access gateways coming from the NOC, in datacentres there will be standard routers for user / public traffic and then one of the above units (depending on site size etc) with ports into various switchports / network segments and making use of VLANS and direct connections to provide an inbound direct NOC route into each L2 domain. These boxes are ex network routers which have been replaced or upgraded and have plenty of cycles free to run the dude.

Please consider adding ARM, PPC, and MIPSBE into the supported architectures for Dude ROS Package.

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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Fri Dec 04, 2015 10:54 pm

What winbox is included ?
It does not open my saved sessions. I have changed default path maybe that is the problem. I want to try to symlink them. And menu bar is not showing and I can't open an existing session file.
 
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Fri Dec 04, 2015 11:57 pm

Email - Sends email, need to specify Server address. Authentication not supported.


smtp authentication support add please
 
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sat Dec 05, 2015 12:11 am

R.I.P. Windows server. Oh well, we can't have everything.

But it brings one problem. Dude can export maps as images. With Windows server, another webserver on same machine could read exported images and make them available for including in webpage. It's not possible with RouterOS Dude, because the images are somewhere on the disk where they are not accessible to user.
What about saving the images to dedicated directory (not in "files" with all the other stuff; assuming it currently uses the same folder structure as on Windows) and making that available using the RouterOS webserver? Just add a symlink, so that images would appear under http(s)://<router>/maps/<mapname>.<ext>, it would be enough.
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sat Dec 05, 2015 12:26 am

But it brings one problem. Dude can export maps as images.
Dude client does this. It still runs on Windows. Or maybe I am misunderstanding something?
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sat Dec 05, 2015 12:56 am

Server exports images too. When you have map open in client, click Settings button on toolbar, then in map properties window select the last Export tab. Choose type and interval and fresh images will appear in Dude's files directory. But with Dude agent running under RouterOS, you have no supported way to get to them.
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sat Dec 05, 2015 1:15 am

What's new in 6.34rc16 (2015-Dec-04 14:10):

*) dude - “The reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated”;
LOL
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sat Dec 05, 2015 1:24 am

It is information happy dude project was alive.
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sat Dec 05, 2015 2:08 am

I'm downloading .....

I can not believe it !!!

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The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sat Dec 05, 2015 2:44 am

Very good!


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Sat Dec 05, 2015 3:40 am

Thanks God The Dude is coming back !

Thanks John, thanks Mikrotik to you all. :D
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sat Dec 05, 2015 4:44 am

Hi Mikrotik Team (and others using the existing version)

Please consider adding ARM, PPC, and MIPSBE into the supported architectures for Dude ROS Package.

Regards
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I would like to see arm, ppc and mipsbe dude packages also. And windows server back again.
 
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sat Dec 05, 2015 11:23 am

Better late than never!

Well, it's just, like, my (humble) opinion, but The Dude has always been in trouble with both hard things in computer science: naming and (SNMP) cache invalidation.

I guess we got used to its name by now, but someone should really deal with the SNMP problem described here by lebowski (best username in this forum :lol:).

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Sat Dec 05, 2015 11:36 am


Hmm.. Did you realize that you only need to install Dude-server to one router?

Also, as "quick and dirty workaround", it's probably possible to install x86- or CHR-ROS to virtual machine running on your Windows-machine and run Dude there. :)
Yes I realized that, of course.
I used the Dude to "sporadically" monitor the network, since some of my network peers are a little bothered by the probes sent to them.
Under windows, I just started up Dude, checked what I have to check and stopped it again. Which was very handy.

Running it permanently on a router is not an option in my case. And I have mipsbe and PPC routers only, anyway. VM - maybe, but it is still inconvenient.
But I can live with the old version, no problem. Since others are happy with the new direction, it is OK.
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sat Dec 05, 2015 12:05 pm

:) Great news MK team. Congrats!
 
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sat Dec 05, 2015 1:00 pm

Without API and possibility to "trigger" external script The Dude is only a toy.

NMS isn't only a tool for check that all my devices are up or down but now, more than past years NMS are really integrated in the networks. I think about implementations that ask to NMS about network load and modify network routing by MPLS/SDN.

NMS require flexibility, multiple vendors device, more source than SNMP.

We also need more smart notifications (don't send my notifications about childs nodes down when all parents are down).

At the moment i think that the only unique features of The Dude is the interface for draw and view network devices and links.
 
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sat Dec 05, 2015 1:27 pm

:shock:

This post made my day today!!!

THE DUDE IS BACK!!!

This is an AWSOME day for us true Dude-believers!
We believed so hard even when the project seemed stone dead, that it rose from the grave! ;) hehe

I am so happy now, this means I do not have to explore further the few other options that I had to start looking at and can continue to use my beloved Dude database!

Mikrotik, THANK YOU for listening to your customers!

And guys, plz dont critisize and bash MT on whats missing already within 24h of the reboot of the Dude-developement, lets celebrate the re-awakening of Dude and give them plenty of constuctive ideas and feedback from now on forward to make the best Dude there has ever been!

Long live The DUDE ! 8)
 
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sat Dec 05, 2015 4:38 pm

Mannn....
You guys are so freaking late :)

What took you so long ? :)
 
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sat Dec 05, 2015 4:53 pm

how to migrate with dude v4 on windows to dude v6 on CCR ?
I try command:

/dude import-db file=/backup-2015.12.05.tgz

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action timed out - try again, if error continues contact MikroTik support and send a supout file (13)

size of file backup-2015.12.05.tgz is 80+ mb
 
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sat Dec 05, 2015 5:58 pm

It's awesome that a new version of Dude is out! No one would expect this.

BUT not having the option to run the server on windows (or even linux which would be better IMHO) is a HUGE step back!
You might as well had left it as it were...

Mikrotik RouterOS is a router. Not a monitoring system.
It's funny how many feature requests are being rejected on just that premise. That RouterOS is a router and not **** (whatever the feature request was).
It seems that you turned around on your own words.

I really don't like this. Too bad you took one step forward and two steps back...

And NO, it's not about money (since now Dude is essentially not free as it needs a routeros installation).

By the way, I wonder how will this work on routers with multiple interfaces (where it won't be an option to have dedicated router just for Dude - how bad is that scenario? Running a whole router just to use Dude?!).
Will the probes originate from whatever IP has each outgoing interface? Will this be configurable? Or do we have to make a mess of our SNMP servers' access lists to accommodate for that?

Also if someone needs to keep running his/hers already huge installation of Dude (hundreds of devices and numerous maps) they must buy an expensive router now just to be able to handle Dude?

Really bad decision. I hope you change your mind.

And before someone says 'Why are you complaining, it's free!', I am sure that all of us that use Dude professionally (even though completely unsupported for years and years) will be more than happy to pay for a licensed version of it, but with the workflow and architecture kept intact in upcoming versions, not change the whole thing upside down just for the sake of it (I donno, like for example not being able to run a monitoring system on a server?! I know I am being crazy right? :lol: )
 
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sat Dec 05, 2015 9:30 pm

When using Tools -> Ping on a device and the connection to server is closed. After that it immediately reconnects. This happens every time I try.
 
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sat Dec 05, 2015 10:22 pm

It's awesome that a new version of Dude is out! No one would expect this.

BUT not having the option to run the server on windows (or even linux which would be better IMHO) is a HUGE step back!
You might as well had left it as it were...

Mikrotik RouterOS is a router. Not a monitoring system.
It's funny how many feature requests are being rejected on just that premise. That RouterOS is a router and not **** (whatever the feature request was).
It seems that you turned around on your own words.

I really don't like this. Too bad you took one step forward and two steps back...

And NO, it's not about money (since now Dude is essentially not free as it needs a routeros installation).

By the way, I wonder how will this work on routers with multiple interfaces (where it won't be an option to have dedicated router just for Dude - how bad is that scenario? Running a whole router just to use Dude?!).
Will the probes originate from whatever IP has each outgoing interface? Will this be configurable? Or do we have to make a mess of our SNMP servers' access lists to accommodate for that?

Also if someone needs to keep running his/hers already huge installation of Dude (hundreds of devices and numerous maps) they must buy an expensive router now just to be able to handle Dude?

Really bad decision. I hope you change your mind.

And before someone says 'Why are you complaining, it's free!', I am sure that all of us that use Dude professionally (even though completely unsupported for years and years) will be more than happy to pay for a licensed version of it, but with the workflow and architecture kept intact in upcoming versions, not change the whole thing upside down just for the sake of it (I donno, like for example not being able to run a monitoring system on a server?! I know I am being crazy right? :lol: )

Hi Cha0s

I would politely disagree with some of your points here. I think the beauty of this change actually satisfies some of your requests, sure the windows server is gone, but we now essentially have a linux server version of it (x86 RouterOS package) which is a wonderful step forward. Mikrotik provides a free with registration license which would allow anyone to run up a small VM in their monitoring environment (or an embedded PC / dedicated router) and run the dude on that (this saves the cost of a windows license so even more free). This helps to eliminate a number of support emails etc where the windows firewall etc was getting in the way and provides a known underlying platform for Mikrotik to manage development over. This also allows for a lot of power in network design for people providing the Dude installation with firewall protection, routing rules, etc.

With your comment about which interface / IP Address the requests will be sourced from this will likely be controlled via the routing table and other parts of the system as it used to be with the old NPK package. Directly connected subnets will use the IP Address attached to that subnet, other subnets will follow which route entry in the routing table matches the subnet and should use the preferred source if set. I would like to see them add the ability to tell the router to put the dude package into a VRF in future (with the V7 full VRF Isolation) to allow more specific rules for people who want to use something like a CCR1072 as a large router and monitoring platform (or monitoring platform plus maybe cache etc).

Mikrotik have also added features over time that are not strictly router features, including SMB (some home routers do it but its not common on infrastructure routers), and other features that have some crossover with routing but have traditionally not been aligned (Web proxy springs to mind) and they have features that on many other hardware vendors would only be found on specialised hardware and not on their main lot. This is one of the strengths of Mikrotik that they bring all the features to a wide range of devices and you pick the size based on the loading required. I see network monitoring as something very core to what network engineers deal with every day to ensure we have a good quality networking running properly. In this was I do see this as a good candidate for inclusion into RouterOS as an optional package and even better that this now gives us a strong routing platform underneath that we can reliably control the network settings for the router and the strength of the linux platform for the server to run on. Then we have the client (windows or Wine) which lets us get into the system to look at the results and interface with it.

Absolutely you can raise objections to their changes even if the product is free, Mikrotik want this to be used and for people to raise legitimate use cases helps them guide future development of the product and ensure it is the best fit it can be for users. I would like to see a few changes made myself:

1. Add API's to both the windows client and the router itself (or a second API interface on the router) to allow us better signalling and gathering of information. This could be very useful to interface with new external notification systems, assess impact and provide update systems, etc.

2. Add ARM, MIPSBE, PPC versions of the package - more flexibility with hardware selection

I am sure we will all have further ideas to contribute to further development of the Dude going forward and I would expect Mikrotik have a list as long as your arm of features they want to add / improve. I for one am very excited to see how this proceeds in the future.

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Sun Dec 06, 2015 5:00 am

maybe a mipsbe device canot be powerful enough to move a medium instance of the dude

normally a medium instance of the dude have a database of 200mbyte or more and takes a big amount of cpu when a consulting historical data
 
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Sun Dec 06, 2015 7:38 am

maybe a mipsbe device canot be powerful enough to move a medium instance of the dude

normally a medium instance of the dude have a database of 200mbyte or more and takes a big amount of cpu when a consulting historical data

My reason for suggesting MIPSBE is for situations like the 450G (and can work for other similar series devices) plus devices like the 2011 series, these have been great for small installations in the past and can be great out in the field for a number of things including local logging (don't monitor over a remote link but test things locally where bandwidth is better and testing can be performed) and also monitoring for outbound connectivity (check from the remote site what their outbound connection is like - can be useful for post event investigation etc).

For this sort of situation a MIPSBE device can provide enough grunt to monitor a small outpost and keep logging away, while it may not be quite as power efficient as the latest and greatest chips its a smaller load than an x86 box or a CCR (and MIPSBE also provides for 2011 a more recent model)

One of the things I have always loved about Mikrotik is how they provide almost all features to almost every architecture and model. This way if you only have a need for a small use of it a smaller device may be usable and the performance grows with the device. I could understand the Dude being introduced to almost every model (I understand SMIPS may be limited in commands in the instruction set, I don't have this confirmed) and just a warning clearly on the download and installation that the Dude can be a significant load and it is not recommended for smaller devices.

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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sun Dec 06, 2015 12:52 pm

We had dude with ~11000 monitored devices on it.What hardware we will need to run normally with new dude?
Now it running on windows server based on xeon cpu with fast hard drive
 
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sun Dec 06, 2015 1:51 pm

If I minimize the Dude client (top right corner - )it closes and has no memory of the server. If I close (with the top right corner X) the Dude remembers the server.
 
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Sun Dec 06, 2015 1:58 pm

We had dude with ~11000 monitored devices on it.What hardware we will need to run normally with new dude?
Now it running on windows server based on xeon cpu with fast hard drive

And Mikrotik answer to you: install routeros to your server XD
 
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Need windows server

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Sun Dec 06, 2015 3:44 pm

We had dude with ~11000 monitored devices on it.What hardware we will need to run normally with new dude?
Now it running on windows server based on xeon cpu with fast hard drive
I would use a ccr 1036 with 16gb. Still affordable ...
 
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sun Dec 06, 2015 6:12 pm

Hello MiktoTik,

- Do new Dude work as SysLog server like previous ?
- Is there package configuration, where to store files ?

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Sun Dec 06, 2015 6:33 pm

Hello MiktoTik,

- Do new Dude work as SysLog server like previous ?
- Is there package configuration, where to store files ?

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http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Manual:The_Dude
 
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sun Dec 06, 2015 6:38 pm

I love that its back and LOVE it more that I was able to migrate from 4Beta to 6.3 what I would like to know is if DUDE is limited to the 1mb traffic on the free Version of ROUTEROS?

That would suck since I pretty sure with all the maps and admins connecting to it that its can do more than a meg of traffic.
 
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sun Dec 06, 2015 7:17 pm

how to run a command on the mikrotik ?

On windows version I use execute locally and start plink.exe for connect to mikrotik and send SMS by 3G modem

I install DUDE on CCR
How I may send SMS ?
 
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sun Dec 06, 2015 8:03 pm

Well I just confirmed it ... DUDE on the free ROUTER OS is crippled because of the 1mbit traffic cap.

With well over 100 nodes with almost all doing snmp traffic graphs and other custom stuff limits its ability to properly monitor the network as I did with the 4.0beta until I can find a work around I cant use this version.
 
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Re: The Dude is back! v6.34rc test build released

Sun Dec 06, 2015 9:10 pm

Well I just confirmed it ... DUDE on the free ROUTER OS is crippled because of the 1mbit traffic cap.

With well over 100 nodes with almost all doing snmp traffic graphs and other custom stuff limits its ability to properly monitor the network as I did with the 4.0beta until I can find a work around I cant use this version.

Do you mean in the new CHR?

Or are you saying there is now a 1Mbps routing limit on x86 Free license?

AFAIR x86 Free License has no routing performance limit, just the limited number of some other features. For CHR Mikrotik clearly announced a 1Mbps limit on that at the moment while they work on it and sort out licensing.

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