The Brothers WISP 97 – Passive PoE Thievery, Mikrotik Extreme Performance, RouterOS Version 7

This week Greg, Mike, Tommy C, Andrew Thrift and Andrew Cox join their voices in chorus; we’ve been working on our acapella. Unfortunately someone didn’t wear headphones while recording so the audio is back to it’s old self…we’ll be back to normal next cast.

This week we talk about:
Greg has been blogging for over 10 years now
Michael Ducharme – Ansible yes/no bug…what a bummer. Fix is
Greg uses two passive poe injectors and a Y barrel cable to harvest power and pass it along.
Installing Cisco’s Virtual Wireless Lan Controller in Proxmox is easy
Please remind Greg that in Linux a period before a filename makes it hidden *sigh*
Miller found a GoalZero Yeti, temp replacement for a generator.
unms free cloud hosting (not sure if this has been discussed)
EU Strong customer authentication (SCA) for credit card payments live sept 14th — 3ds v2
Tom says in 6.44.5 if yo uhave a drop in/out input rule for invalid you must explicitly allow GRE/EOIP for tunnels.
Mikrotik Audience is on, so likely shipping soon
New Mikrotik model strings in ROS: CCR-eOW-12x100G-36x25Gw, CCR-eOW-1x25Gw-2x10GC, CCR-eOW-1Gw-1G. “Extreme Performance”
LAG with CRS305 works, but switchOS sucks. Mikrotik LAGfast path on receive only. CRS326 does it in hardware. Eh, I’ll just use a Cisco4948.

Mikrotik V7 Below
Mikrotik releases V7…seriously. Released for ARM right now – HapAC2
Brock suggests going to
WAPGR LTE/4G/LTE-US testing, to get v7 ready for upcoming 5G products, according to Sergejs
MPLS/BGP disabled right now…aparently there’s RIP, though. Rumor milll says routing will be around very soon.
UDP OpenVPN – Yeah boooooiiiiiii
Cox’s keen eye spotted torrent support “download-directory”
split rib and fib – spotted by thrift

Here’s the video:(if you don’t see it, hit refresh)


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *