Re: [WISPA] Network Monitor

2008-08-01 Thread Jim Patient
I'm having a hard time understanding why yawl just wouldn't use the Dude? It's FREE, it emails me in the event of an anomaly, sends text msgs, monitors/graphs number of hotspot users, bandwidth, outages, traffic on my links, uptime, or just about anything else you want to look at, log, notify

Re: [WISPA] Network Monitor

2008-08-01 Thread Jim Patient
Hey John, I didn't notice your company on the vendor member list? Are you a vendor member or just plugging your company free on this list? Maybe I just missed http://www.wirelessconnections.net when I did the search for the vendor members? Maybe it was my bad for missing it? Thanx Jim

Re: [WISPA] Network Monitor

2008-08-01 Thread Jeremy Davis
I'm having a hard time understanding why yawl just wouldn't use the Dude? It's FREE, it emails me in the event of an anomaly, sends text msgs, monitors/graphs number of hotspot users, bandwidth, outages, traffic on my links, uptime, or just about anything else you want to look at, log,

Re: [WISPA] Network Monitor

2008-08-01 Thread George Rogato
The dude is cool, our network admin has been playing with it. We all have a copy on our machines we mess with too. I like how it will show you real time bandwidth of a link. Lots of information there. But it must take up a lot of resources to do this to a large 1000 node network. We use

Re: [WISPA] Corn

2008-08-01 Thread Steve Barnes
CUTE Steve Barnes Executive Manager PCS-WIN RCWiFi Wireless Internet Service (765)584-2288 -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Adam Kennedy Sent: Thursday, July 31, 2008 4:56 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Corn 1. Very high

Re: [WISPA] Network Monitor

2008-08-01 Thread Christopher Orr
Jim- Personally, I like Nagios because you can make it monitor literally -anything-. In a previous life, we had it monitoring the server room door. If it was open for more than ~5 minutes, it nagged us. Then again, it all depends on how much you care. For me, these days caring doesn't

Re: [WISPA] Network Monitor

2008-08-01 Thread Matt Liotta
Maybe they aren't a vendor member and decided to share a resource that was relevant to the thread. Maybe they won't share on the next thread because of your response. Maybe neither of our messages should need to have been sent to the whole list. -Matt On Aug 1, 2008, at 6:28 AM, Jim

Re: [WISPA] OT: Sageni web site is live

2008-08-01 Thread Patrick Leary
Thanks Charles. On Thu, Jul 31, 2008 at 5:22 PM, Charles Wyble [EMAIL PROTECTED]wrote: Patrick Leary wrote: Great link on 3650: http://www.sageni.com/raw%20knowledge_3650.html :) Just wanted to drop you folks a note to let you know www.sageni.com is live, achieving my goal of going

Re: [WISPA] OT: Sageni web site is live

2008-08-01 Thread Patrick Leary
Actually, Sageni is a word creation combining Sage and Genie...most of all it was an open 6 letter domain name! On Thu, Jul 31, 2008 at 6:01 PM, John McDowell [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Nice... So Sageni = Sage Insider? On Thu, Jul 31, 2008 at 4:14 PM, Patrick Leary [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote:

Re: [WISPA] Network Monitor

2008-08-01 Thread David E. Smith
George Rogato wrote: [ about The Dude ] But it must take up a lot of resources to do this to a large 1000 node network. It's not quite real time - The Dude's bandwidth indicia on its maps update every 30 seconds or so. That's roughly how often MRTG and Cacti (and basically everything else)

Re: [WISPA] Network Monitor

2008-08-01 Thread Bill Price
Same here... Has anyone tried Zenoss? It seems to do a pretty good job also -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of David E. Smith Sent: Friday, August 01, 2008 10:21 AM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Network Monitor George Rogato

Re: [WISPA] Network Monitor

2008-08-01 Thread Matt Larsen - Lists
The ability to push configs out from a central location is really a nice feature of Nagios/Cacti/MRTG. I also use Big Brother to monitor customer connections, and it is nice to have something that automatically pushes the configurations out whenever we make a change in the billing system -

Re: [WISPA] OT: Sageni web site is live

2008-08-01 Thread David Peterson
I keep hearing Monte Python in my head, which would make you the Sage that says Ni. David Peterson WirelessGuys (sorry had to let my geek flag fly) On 8/1/08 10:17 AM, Patrick Leary [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Actually, Sageni is a word creation combining Sage and Genie...most of all it was an

Re: [WISPA] Network Monitor

2008-08-01 Thread Clint Ricker
I've never used the DUDE, and probably won't because I generally go out of my way to avoid non-browser based multi-user applications. Somewhat of a philosophical bias, but avoids installation / platform / software / random-networking considerations / security hassles. I highly recommend OpenNMS

Re: [WISPA] Network Monitor

2008-08-01 Thread Clint Ricker
Also, just a note that I forgot to mention OpenNMS also handles SNMP traps very well and with little configuration, something that is a weakness in a lot of the free/open source applications which either simply don't or require some cumbersome configuration (like Nagios). -Clint On Fri,

Re: [WISPA] 3650 FSS negotiations for protected areas...?

2008-08-01 Thread Charles Wyble
Leon D. Zetekoff, NCE wrote: Charles...As I found out, Appendix D is just ONE way to do those calculations. Can you expand on this a bit? Is there another way they should be done? Or are there different conclusions one can reach by doing them differently (ie you follow the method in

Re: [WISPA] Network Monitor

2008-08-01 Thread Carl Shivers
Thanks. This looks promising. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Matt Jenkins Sent: Wednesday, July 30, 2008 5:08 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Network Monitor Go get and install CactiEZ. Once setup and working its easy to

Re: [WISPA] OT: Sageni web site is live

2008-08-01 Thread Patrick Leary
Nice Friday laugh David. I suppose there are worse things that could be conjured up. - Patrick On Fri, Aug 1, 2008 at 10:42 AM, David Peterson [EMAIL PROTECTED]wrote: I keep hearing Monte Python in my head, which would make you the Sage that says Ni. David Peterson WirelessGuys (sorry had

Re: [WISPA] 3650 FSS negotiations for protected areas...?

2008-08-01 Thread Matt Liotta
I haven't looked at Appendix D in a while, but I don't think it takes into account topology. Ground works really well at stopping noise. -Matt On Aug 1, 2008, at 11:08 AM, Charles Wyble wrote: Leon D. Zetekoff, NCE wrote: Charles...As I found out, Appendix D is just ONE way to do those

[WISPA] For those that didn't see it....

2008-08-01 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
http://www.isp-planet.com/fixed_wireless/technology/2008/self+interference.html Hope it helps some folks out. Marlon (509) 982-2181 (408) 907-6910 (Vonage)Consulting services 42846865 (icq)WISP Operator since 1999! [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [WISPA] For those that didn't see it....

2008-08-01 Thread Mark Nash
Thanks, Marlon Mark Nash UnwiredWest 78 Centennial Loop Suite E Eugene, OR 97401 541-998- 541-998-5599 fax http://www.unwiredwest.com - Original Message - From: Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: wireless@wispa.org Sent: Friday, August 01, 2008 9:07 AM Subject:

Re: [WISPA] Network Monitor

2008-08-01 Thread Dennis Burgess
It does have a browser interface :) -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer Link Technologies, Inc -- Mikrotik WISP Support Services* 314-735-0270 http://www.linktechs.net http://www.linktechs.net/ */ Link Technologies, Inc is offering LIVE Mikrotik

[WISPA] Fw: [isp-wireless] Step-by-Step Guide for 3650 MHz License and New 900

2008-08-01 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
I just ran across this in my archives. Thought some here might find it useful. Marlon (509) 982-2181 (408) 907-6910 (Vonage)Consulting services 42846865 (icq)WISP Operator since 1999! [EMAIL PROTECTED] www.odessaoffice.com/wireless

Re: [WISPA] Fw: [isp-wireless] Step-by-Step Guide for 3650 MHz License and New 900

2008-08-01 Thread Charles Wyble
Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 wrote: I just ran across this in my archives. Thought some here might find it useful. Fantastic link. Great overview. Thanks for sharing. :) WISPA Wants You! Join today!

Re: [WISPA] Network Monitor

2008-08-01 Thread David E. Smith
Dennis Burgess wrote: It does have a browser interface :) Technically true, but the Dude's Web interface is sorely lacking. You can look at stuff, but most configuration changes (especially to maps) require the Dude client. There's also the minor annoyance, for some, that The Dude requires

Re: [WISPA] Network Monitor

2008-08-01 Thread Rogelio
Charles Wyble wrote: Yes. Cacti is a nice solution, although it had a bit of a learning curve and setup time. MRTG was easier and quicker for me. (cfgmaker and indexmaker and you are done). Nagios is also nice as well. See something like http://www.groundworkopensource.com/ Ditto on

Re: [WISPA] Network Monitor

2008-08-01 Thread Rogelio
Carl Shivers wrote: Looks like you have to be a Unix guru to install and develop graphs. In defense of Cacti, it's not a UNIX guru that you have to be (Cacti installs on Windows), but you have to make sure your web and database stack are working properly (e.g. Apache / MySQL) to get it

Re: [WISPA] For those that didn't see it....

2008-08-01 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
You bet. Hope it does some good Marlon (509) 982-2181 (408) 907-6910 (Vonage)Consulting services 42846865 (icq)WISP Operator since 1999! [EMAIL PROTECTED] www.odessaoffice.com/wireless www.odessaoffice.com/marlon/cam - Original

Re: [WISPA] Fw: [isp-wireless] Step-by-Step Guide for 3650 MHz License and New 900

2008-08-01 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
Thank Bob Cannon from the FCC. Marlon (509) 982-2181 (408) 907-6910 (Vonage)Consulting services 42846865 (icq)WISP Operator since 1999! [EMAIL PROTECTED] www.odessaoffice.com/wireless www.odessaoffice.com/marlon/cam - Original Message

Re: [WISPA] Network Monitor

2008-08-01 Thread Dennis Burgess
You can load it on RouterOS as a server. We do this quite a bit for remote dude agents we use 433s. Use them to monitor hotspot networks behind firewalls and NAT from public dude servers. -- * Dennis Burgess, CCNA, A+, Mikrotik Certified Trainer Link Technologies,

Re: [WISPA] 3650 FSS negotiations for protected areas...?

2008-08-01 Thread Leon D. Zetekoff, NCE
* Charles Wyble wrote, On 8/1/2008 11:08 AM: Leon D. Zetekoff, NCE wrote: Charles...As I found out, Appendix D is just ONE way to do those calculations. Can you expand on this a bit? Is there another way they should be done? Or are there different conclusions one can reach by doing

Re: [WISPA] Redline indoor subscriber

2008-08-01 Thread Gino Villarini
Please share performance info Gino A. Villarini [EMAIL PROTECTED] Aeronet Wireless Broadband Corp. tel 787.273.4143 fax 787.273.4145 -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Matt Liotta Sent: Friday, August 01, 2008 3:40 PM To: WISPA General

Re: [WISPA] Mailing List Preferences Error

2008-08-01 Thread David E. Smith
Joshua Rowe wrote: Just wondered if anyone else had this happen and if the list management was aware. Well, now /everyone/ knows I'm playing with mod_security rules. :P David Smith MVN.net WISPA Wants You!

Re: [WISPA] Redline indoor subscriber

2008-08-01 Thread Matt Liotta
We have not deployed it yet. -Matt On Aug 1, 2008, at 4:10 PM, Gino Villarini wrote: Please share performance info Gino A. Villarini [EMAIL PROTECTED] Aeronet Wireless Broadband Corp. tel 787.273.4143 fax 787.273.4145 -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [WISPA] Redline indoor subscriber

2008-08-01 Thread Charles Wyble
Yeah. They were too busy being amazed at the small size! :) We are geeks. We don't put anything into production without taking pictures, blogging/twittering about it and bragging. Then we start to think about playing with the new toy ... er improving customer satisfaction through aggressive

[WISPA] 5.2 Canopy Advantage AP for sale

2008-08-01 Thread John McDowell
New in box, 5250 AP Advantage Canopy. Hit me offlist if interested. Free shipping. -- John M. McDowell Boonlink Communications 307 Grand Ave NW Fort Payne, AL 35967 256.844.9932 [EMAIL PROTECTED] www.boonlink.com This message contains information which may be confidential and privileged.

Re: [WISPA] Redline indoor subscriber

2008-08-01 Thread Eric Muehleisen
Performance was poor in our testing. the SU-I has only 8dbi gain on it's directional antenna (back of unit). It would obviously need to be window mounted for it to work. We tested on an interior room not even .25miles out and could not link up. -Eric Gino Villarini wrote: Please share

Re: [WISPA] Redline indoor subscriber

2008-08-01 Thread Travis Johnson
The Redline rep at the meeting I attended yesterday said "don't use the indoor models... they suck" just for whatever that's worth... ;) Travis Microserv Eric Muehleisen wrote: Performance was poor in our testing. the SU-I has only 8dbi gain on it's directional antenna (back of

Re: [WISPA] Redline indoor subscriber

2008-08-01 Thread Matt Liotta
I am sure the Redline rep meant that they suck because the FCC has limited to 200mw of power. They are capable of 24dbm of power to drive their 8dbi antenna. One of the things I want to test is the difference in performance between the current FCC power limit and what it should be if the

Re: [WISPA] Redline indoor subscriber

2008-08-01 Thread John McDowell
I'd love for that to happen...so many apartment complexes within a mile of my towers... On Fri, Aug 1, 2008 at 4:55 PM, Matt Liotta [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I am sure the Redline rep meant that they suck because the FCC has limited to 200mw of power. They are capable of 24dbm of power to drive

[WISPA] multiple PPPTP vpn clients behind NAT, tips?

2008-08-01 Thread rabbtux rabbtux
All, I have a fully routed network behind a MT border gateway that does nat for most residential customers. Recently, I am hearing more rumblings about customers with pptp VPNs having problems. From what I undersand, isn't PPPTP supposed to be NAT friendly?? Is there something inherent about

Re: [WISPA] multiple PPPTP vpn clients behind NAT, tips?

2008-08-01 Thread Eric Rogers
In your Mikrotik Service Ports tab (under IP Firewall), be sure that PPtP is enabled. That is your PPtP Helper to allow it to pass via the MT NAT. Don't have a clue as to why you would need it unless it allows other ports through (GRE or something). Eric Rogers Precision Data Solutions, LLC

Re: [WISPA] multiple PPPTP vpn clients behind NAT, tips?

2008-08-01 Thread rabbtux rabbtux
Yes I have that enabled already. In fact, on other MT systems that carry the backhaul (no firewall or nat) I also enabled this just to be safe. Version 2.9.x has a helper for GRE and PPtP, version 3.x only has PPtP, in these firewall 'helpers'. My border system is version 3.10. I need to make