Re: [WISPA] [Ubnt_users] Is IPv6 ready?

2012-10-28 Thread Greg Ihnen
In RouterOS you can disable IPv6 by uninstalling the IPv6 package. On Sat, Oct 27, 2012 at 10:35 PM, Fred Goldstein fgoldst...@ionary.comwrote: At 10/27/2012 10:18 PM, Mike Hammett wrote: IPv6-only networks aren't far out in ARIN land. Well, unless you like paying out of the nose for third

Re: [WISPA] Another Ubiquity question

2012-10-18 Thread Greg Ihnen
A voltage difference with no load? What's causing the drop? On Thu, Oct 18, 2012 at 10:06 AM, Justin Wilson li...@mtin.net wrote: We see 27.3 volts at the battery. And 27.1 volts at the top with no load. Obviously load will have an impact on this. Justin -Original

Re: [WISPA] Another Ubiquity question

2012-10-18 Thread Greg Ihnen
-30chat.net wrote: The resistance of the length of wire. On Thu, Oct 18, 2012 at 11:03 AM, Greg Ihnen os10ru...@gmail.com wrote: A voltage difference with no load? What's causing the drop? On Thu, Oct 18, 2012 at 10:06 AM, Justin Wilson li...@mtin.net wrote: We see 27.3 volts

Re: [WISPA] Another Ubiquity question

2012-10-18 Thread Greg Ihnen
Reeves jree...@18-30chat.net wrote: The resistance of the length of wire. On Thu, Oct 18, 2012 at 11:03 AM, Greg Ihnen os10ru...@gmail.com wrote: A voltage difference with no load? What's causing the drop? On Thu, Oct 18, 2012 at 10:06 AM, Justin Wilson li...@mtin.net wrote

Re: [WISPA] Another Ubiquity question

2012-10-17 Thread Greg Ihnen
Doesn't UBNT gear take up to 30v? Greg On Mon, Oct 15, 2012 at 4:22 PM, Jeromie Reeves jree...@18-30chat.netwrote: Why not run the NSM5 on 24v? Just add a diode or two to the + side, the 1v drop on them will protect the NSM from the charge voltage of the bank. $2 fix On Mon, Oct 15, 2012

Re: [WISPA] Another Ubiquity question

2012-10-17 Thread Greg Ihnen
:* wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] *On Behalf Of *Greg Ihnen *Sent:* Wednesday, October 17, 2012 7:35 AM *To:* WISPA General List *Subject:* Re: [WISPA] Another Ubiquity question ** ** Doesn't UBNT gear take up to 30v? ** ** Greg On Mon, Oct 15

Re: [WISPA] Another Ubiquity question

2012-10-16 Thread Greg Ihnen
: +234-809-8610040 f...@adalemo.com On Mon, Oct 15, 2012 at 8:19 PM, Greg Ihnen os10ru...@gmail.com wrote: My two cents: If you discharge part of your battery bank unevenly (pull off just half of your 24v bank to get 12v for some loads) you will have trouble with part of the bank getting over

Re: [WISPA] Another Ubiquity question

2012-10-15 Thread Greg Ihnen
My two cents: If you discharge part of your battery bank unevenly (pull off just half of your 24v bank to get 12v for some loads) you will have trouble with part of the bank getting over charged and part of the bank not getting charged enough. If you were charging the bank with an AC charger that

Re: [WISPA] Another Ubiquity question

2012-10-15 Thread Greg Ihnen
I have a PS2 wired to the 12 starting battery of a generator which starts and stops a few times a day with no issues. The PS2 doesn't even reset when the gen starts and the battery pulls down to around 8~9 volts while the starter is cranking. When the gen runs the batt voltage goes to ~14.6. Greg

Re: [WISPA] Can they really do this?

2012-09-24 Thread Greg Ihnen
because of the system which has been put in place by the tenant on the fourth floor. Would this be a violation of Part-15 if all the other tenants were to file a formal complaint with the FCC? ** *---Original Message---* *From:* Greg Ihnen os10ru...@gmail.com *Date:* 9/22/2012 5:34:47

Re: [WISPA] Can they really do this?

2012-09-24 Thread Greg Ihnen
? ** *---Original Message---* *From:* Greg Ihnen os10ru...@gmail.com *Date:* 9/22/2012 5:34:47 AM *To:* WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org *Subject:* [WISPA] Can they really do this? There's a current debate raging right now on the NANOG list about the ins and outs of setting up large

Re: [WISPA] Can they really do this?

2012-09-24 Thread Greg Ihnen
at 10:02 AM, Greg Ihnen os10ru...@gmail.com wrote: I believe the rogue countermeasures *could* be configured to disassociate the other tenant's clients from the other tenant's AP. Greg On Mon, Sep 24, 2012 at 10:55 AM, Zach Mann zma...@gmail.com wrote: That's not how the system works

[WISPA] Can they really do this?

2012-09-22 Thread Greg Ihnen
There's a current debate raging right now on the NANOG list about the ins and outs of setting up large temporary networks for things like conventions. This one post caught my attention. Has anyone heard of a WiFi AP that will spoof neighboring networks to intentionally interfere with them, not by

Re: [WISPA] Can they really do this?

2012-09-22 Thread Greg Ihnen
On Sat, Sep 22, 2012 at 7:34 AM, Greg Ihnen os10ru...@gmail.com wrote: There's a current debate raging right now on the NANOG list about the ins and outs of setting up large temporary networks for things like conventions. This one post caught my attention. Has anyone heard of a WiFi AP

Re: [WISPA] Zero-Variable Wireless Infrastructure Deployment

2012-09-15 Thread Greg Ihnen
I think they mean no variables pertaining to pigtail cables, loose miniPCI cards and other things which can go wrong in the build-it-yourself CPE (antenna, enclosure, cpu, radio card, pigtail, etc.) which can't go wrong with the one piece CPEs because they don't have those components (internal

Re: [WISPA] Ubiquiti next product.... another router?

2012-09-14 Thread Greg Ihnen
Are people going to be able to tolerate the bleeding-edge cycle of bugs/firmware updates that has been the history with their wireless gear? Once again they're breaking new ground, this time with low cost/high pps throughput. Will they be able to make it powerful (rich feature set) *and*easy?

Re: [WISPA] Upload and download Shaping in MikroTik radios

2012-09-05 Thread Greg Ihnen
The MT wiki has some good info and examples to get you going. There's also MT consultants who hang out on this list who can set it all up for you for a fee. Greg On Wed, Sep 5, 2012 at 9:06 AM, Eduardo edua...@webjogger.net wrote: ** Hi,** Does someone know how to control the

Re: [WISPA] Upload and download Shaping in MikroTik radios

2012-09-05 Thread Greg Ihnen
I heard that simple queues are a trickle down list like mangle, and that can lead to folks higher up on the list having an advantage over those further down, and that the tree queue is a more fair system. Maybe that's only a consideration if you have a whole lot of simple queues. Greg On Wed,

Re: [WISPA] Guidance for mounting gear on an AM tower

2012-08-30 Thread Greg Ihnen
The tower is the AM antenna correct? If you ground your gear to the tower, aren't you connecting your gear directly to the antenna? It seems like if to try and avoid RF you connect to the thing that is energized with RF it's a step in the wrong direction. Is the tower a grounded-base or

Re: [WISPA] Guidance for mounting gear on an AM tower

2012-08-30 Thread Greg Ihnen
- Original Message - From: Greg Ihnen os10ru...@gmail.com To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Thursday, August 30, 2012 8:11:33 AM Subject: Re: [WISPA] Guidance for mounting gear on an AM tower The tower is the AM antenna correct? If you ground your gear to the tower

Re: [WISPA] Guidance for mounting gear on an AM tower

2012-08-30 Thread Greg Ihnen
That was my first thought too, the possible pattern change. The antenna might have to be resurveyed after the install. Greg On Aug 30, 2012, at 9:27 AM, lakel...@gbcx.net lakel...@gbcx.net wrote: The station engineer should be the lead information contact. If he is clueless most AM stations

Re: [WISPA] Guidance for mounting gear on an AM tower

2012-08-30 Thread Greg Ihnen
- Original Message - From: Greg Ihnen os10ru...@gmail.com To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Thursday, August 30, 2012 8:11:33 AM Subject: Re: [WISPA] Guidance for mounting gear on an AM tower The tower is the AM antenna correct? If you ground your gear to the tower

Re: [WISPA] Ubiquity ... Stock Price .. News ...

2012-08-10 Thread Greg Ihnen
I think UBNT approach is very smart - sell the best product they can make as inexpensively as they can. But because it's built in China and UBNT doesn't have the strength of say an Apple Computer to control shenanigans there's a chance they're basically just handing their inner most secrets and

Re: [WISPA] Ubiquity ... Stock Price .. News ...

2012-08-09 Thread Greg Ihnen
In the article http://www.thestreet.com/story/11659630/1/ubiquiti-disappoints-nvidia-delights-tech-roundup.html?puc=TSMKTWATCHcm_ven=TSMKTWATCH UBNT management mentions the negative effects of counterfeit UBNT gear on their bottom line. Yikes! Imagine how that's going to effect us! I guess

Re: [WISPA] Ubiquity ... Stock Price .. News ...

2012-08-09 Thread Greg Ihnen
The market never closes now On Thu, Aug 9, 2012 at 6:30 PM, Matt Hoppes mhop...@indigowireless.comwrote: Exactly my thoughts! I sold in May. (Sell in May and go away) and I'm just waiting for the right time to buy a load. Someone explain to me how after hours price drops happen? Isn't the

Re: [WISPA] Ubiquity ... Stock Price .. News ...

2012-08-09 Thread Greg Ihnen
If there hadn't just been a downward revision of the outlook by the UBNT management I'd be looking for conspiracy theories. Did anybody take a look at the volume was involved in the drop? My guess is the drop is the response of investors who follow the fundamentals and outlook from management.

Re: [WISPA] Ubiquiti Picostation 2HP Question

2012-08-07 Thread Greg Ihnen
Is airmax on or off? On Tue, Aug 7, 2012 at 6:28 PM, Bob Moldashel lakel...@gbcx.net wrote: OK Quick question Have a unit new out of the box will not connect to any subs. Set up as an AP, 20 Mhz channel, 2.4 Ghz channel 1. What am I missing??? Any input is appreciated. -B-

Re: [WISPA] Ubiquiti Picostation 2HP Question

2012-08-07 Thread Greg Ihnen
On the first tab on the left. They should have put it with the other wireless settings. Greg On Tue, Aug 7, 2012 at 7:31 PM, lakel...@gbcx.net lakel...@gbcx.net wrote: How do I turn off Airmax. I don't see a setting for it - Reply message - From: timothy steele

Re: [WISPA] 900 AP's and 2.4 AP's

2012-08-03 Thread Greg Ihnen
Upconverted? On Fri, Aug 3, 2012 at 11:32 AM, Josh Luthman j...@imaginenetworksllc.comwrote: Canopy? Next to none. Ubiquiti? Watch out - 900 is downconvertered 2.4 =( Josh Luthman Office: 937-552-2340 Direct: 937-552-2343 1100 Wayne St Suite 1337 Troy, OH 45373 On Fri, Aug 3, 2012

Re: [WISPA] trigger DFS for all your friends

2012-07-29 Thread Greg Ihnen
I couldn't see it either. I just get taken to a page with 1 album and 0 pics, and a spinning wheel. I'm assuming it's a pic of some marginally legal device some ham had for sale, probably something pulled from scrap or military surplus. Greg On Sun, Jul 29, 2012 at 12:28 PM, Eric Williams

Re: [WISPA] Power over Ethernet Ubiquiti Radios

2012-05-29 Thread Greg Ihnen
A good thing to know about the UBNT gear is if for some reason supplying PoE via the main port stops working, you can supply PoE via the secondary port whether or not the PoE passthrough option is enabled. Greg On May 29, 2012, at 5:09 PM, Carl Shivers wrote: Is this on the advanced tab?

Re: [WISPA] Ubiquiti PicoStation M

2012-05-26 Thread Greg Ihnen
That and AirMax got me more than once. I think it would be more intuitive if the AirMax selection box was on the Wireless tab. Greg On May 26, 2012, at 11:28 AM, Carl Shivers wrote: Thanks. The 20 MHz change did the trick. Good thing to remember. From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org

Re: [WISPA] Inexpensive alarm monitor

2012-03-27 Thread Greg Ihnen
I use a ControlByWeb X301(two inputs, two outputs) for remote control and monitoring. It can do SNMP as well as email alerts (not via SSL). They have other products that are just monitoring as well but they have multiple inputs. It may be more than you're looking for. However their support is

Re: [WISPA] Preventing stupid outages

2012-03-16 Thread Greg Ihnen
Just replace it. It's probably failing. They're a pain when they start failing but when you get a good one they're fine. Greg On Mar 16, 2012, at 8:34 AM, Troy Settle wrote: Ok, so to keep to code, we have a GFCI outlet for most of our towers. One of them tripped last night, causing me to

Re: [WISPA] UBNT

2012-03-05 Thread Greg Ihnen
2¢ from the peanut gallery: Build for speed and future growth. Put the best you can up now, save a tower climb later. Greg On Mar 5, 2012, at 9:17 AM, Akinlolu C. Ajayi-Obe wrote: Thanks. At what point does it start to affect performance? Ie would there be a difference on a 2mile 20MB back

Re: [WISPA] ethernet and towers with FM transmitters

2012-02-29 Thread Greg Ihnen
Something I've heard talked about in ham/engineering circles is don't have cable runs that are near a half wavelength or multiple half wavelengths of the frequency that's giving you trouble. It's a last ditch effort but it might be worth thinking about. Ferrites are great. When you put them

Re: [WISPA] Excede (viasat-1) Satalitte Internet

2012-02-29 Thread Greg Ihnen
I'm not familiar with them but that service has got to have bandwidth caps like DirecWay. Also it's hard to believe that Skype and Vonage would work well because they must be over-sold (high contention ratio) at that price. Greg On Feb 29, 2012, at 8:58 PM, ~NGL~ wrote: Anyone run into Excede

Re: [WISPA] Looking for service in Milwaukie Or.

2012-02-22 Thread Greg Ihnen
Dude, That sounds really bad. Maybe you should word that differently? Greg On Feb 22, 2012, at 5:28 PM, Marlon K. Schafer (509-982-2181) wrote: Hi All, Can anyone service my sister? I'd hate to send her to the cable co or telco. thanks! marlon - Original Message -

Re: [WISPA] Backhaul Link gone bonkers

2012-01-30 Thread Greg Ihnen
tomorrow. We changed everything at one end and all but the cable at the other. Other 5GHz links we have for either tower do not show symptoms of interference, but that does not mean that isn't our problem. On 1/28/2012 8:31 PM, Greg Ihnen wrote: If you replaced all gear and even tried a different

Re: [WISPA] Backhaul Link gone bonkers

2012-01-28 Thread Greg Ihnen
If you replaced all gear and even tried a different coax in place of the 60' of LMR then it would have to be some kind of noise, coming in via the power lines or radiated. Who else is on the tower? Did you only replace/try different gear on one tower or did you try both ends? Have you done any

Re: [WISPA] Cordless Phone Ring Interference

2011-12-27 Thread Greg Ihnen
Something about the ringing signal sent by the base to the handsets is different. My dad had wireless headphones that received a horrible pop when the cordless phone rang, but there was no interference when talking on the phone. That same phone used to interfere with 2.4 wifi. We switched to

Re: [WISPA] I'm new, I hope this is the right list...

2011-11-29 Thread Greg Ihnen
He joined a mission or a missionary? He got a missionary position? Greg On Nov 29, 2011, at 9:33 PM, Mike Hammett wrote: I heard you left to join a missionary. ;-) - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com On 11/29/2011 12:52 PM, Rick Kunze wrote:

Re: [WISPA] Problem with Access to Canopy network

2011-11-10 Thread Greg Ihnen
It might be better to use an even less frequently used block of RFC1918/IANA reserved address space. I'd avoid the ones that most home routers use out-of-the-box which is usually in the 192.168.x.x range. The 10.x.x.x and 172.16.x.x are more virgin territory. Greg On Nov 10, 2011, at 9:28 AM,

Re: [WISPA] Rocket GPS 5.7ghz PtP

2011-11-09 Thread Greg Ihnen
For clarity I think your statement needs to be expanded on just to make sure the strong points of GPS isn't lost. For a single AP/PtP/PtMP link that's not geographically close to another AP which could cause mutual interference, performance with GPS on will be less than without GPS. For a

Re: [WISPA] UBNT sectors 120s, 90s, or 60s?

2011-11-04 Thread Greg Ihnen
They both have separate feeds. The folks doing OSCAR feed the two antennas with splitters and phasing lines to feed the same signal to both antennas. To achieve the phase shift some use the antennas in the same plane and feed them out of phase with phasing lines. Another approach is to feed

Re: [WISPA] Boost Your WiFi Signal Using Only a Beer Can

2011-10-24 Thread Greg Ihnen
I did the cardboard cut-out covered in aluminum foil parabola on Linksys rubber duckies back in the dark ages. Greg On Oct 24, 2011, at 8:25 AM, Cliff Leboeuf wrote: http://dsc.discovery.com/gear-gadgets/boost-your-wifi-signal-using-only-a-beer-can.html#mkcpgn=otbn1

Re: [WISPA] Pulling my hair out

2011-10-07 Thread Greg Ihnen
Is that enough to keep a bad CPE from taking down the AP? Greg On Oct 7, 2011, at 3:23 PM, Kristian Hoffmann wrote: On 10/06/2011 05:52 PM, Scott Reed wrote: Two reasons for the post: 1) Clients can cause the whole AP to misbehave. 2) Anyone have any trouble shooting tips on how to

Re: [WISPA] Pulling my hair out

2011-10-07 Thread Greg Ihnen
Do you apply it only in special cases or would you do it as standard procedure on CPEs? It seems like something that when you need it it's too late to put it in. Greg On Oct 7, 2011, at 4:34 PM, Kristian Hoffmann wrote: On 10/07/2011 12:59 PM, Greg Ihnen wrote: Is that enough to keep a bad

Re: [WISPA] Open Range Closes: Broadband's Solyndra @$240M???

2011-10-05 Thread Greg Ihnen
It could have been a total scam from the start, but if it was on the up and up then they were probably betting that with enough money and time they would perfect the technology or manufacturing or what ever it would take to work the kinks out and become profitable. The allure of solar is the

Re: [WISPA] Power for tower sites

2011-09-20 Thread Greg Ihnen
Do you need 120vac? I have a fair amount of experience with inverters, which basically is a UPS that doesn't come with a battery. I find them to be much better quality than a UPS. I would definitely use an inverter before I'd use a UPS. I realize the UPS have monitoring and remote control

Re: [WISPA] Power for tower sites

2011-09-20 Thread Greg Ihnen
I was going to mention Xantrex as a contender. They used to be Trace Engineering. They make a decent inverter. Tripp Lite makes some special high quality high reliability inverters for things like ambulances if you need something a cut above. The cream of the crop is the Outback. Greg On Sep

Re: [WISPA] Power for tower sites

2011-09-20 Thread Greg Ihnen
How much do you want to spend? Greg On Sep 20, 2011, at 2:17 PM, Patrick D. Nix, Jr wrote: What’s a good model to look for? They seem kind of pricey. From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On Behalf Of Greg Ihnen Sent: Tuesday, September 20, 2011 12:11

Re: [WISPA] Power for tower sites

2011-09-20 Thread Greg Ihnen
[mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On Behalf Of Greg Ihnen Sent: Tuesday, September 20, 2011 2:40 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Power for tower sites How much do you want to spend? Greg On Sep 20, 2011, at 2:17 PM, Patrick D. Nix, Jr wrote: What’s a good model

Re: [WISPA] Power for tower sites

2011-09-20 Thread Greg Ihnen
[mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On Behalf Of Greg Ihnen Sent: Tuesday, September 20, 2011 2:40 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Power for tower sites How much do you want to spend? Greg On Sep 20, 2011, at 2:17 PM, Patrick D. Nix, Jr wrote

Re: [WISPA] Android Survey App

2011-08-22 Thread Greg Ihnen
It's good to be cautious. Android has had some issues with renegade apps. Their app environment is not the walled garden the Apple App Store is. Greg On Aug 22, 2011, at 3:03 PM, Matt wrote: Which permissions don't you like? We can remove some, but obviously some are required. Your

Re: [WISPA] Rocket M5 Dish high latency

2011-07-26 Thread Greg Ihnen
I've got a short backhaul (.1 mile) PtMP and it definitely works better with AirMax on. I forget if I'm using the no-ack feature. Greg On Jul 25, 2011, at 9:10 PM, Rubens Kuhl wrote: On Mon, Jul 25, 2011 at 6:06 PM, Patrick D. Nix, Jr pni...@cnetworksolutions.com wrote: Ok, so WDS fixed the

Re: [WISPA] Rocket M5 Dish high latency

2011-07-26 Thread Greg Ihnen
AM, Greg Ihnen os10ru...@gmail.com wrote: I've got a short backhaul (.1 mile) PtMP and it definitely works better with AirMax on. I forget if I'm using the no-ack feature. Greg On Jul 25, 2011, at 9:10 PM, Rubens Kuhl wrote: On Mon, Jul 25, 2011 at 6:06 PM, Patrick D. Nix, Jr pni

Re: [WISPA] Rocket M5 Dish high latency

2011-07-25 Thread Greg Ihnen
Isn't -53 a little too hot? Are you using WDS? I don't know if AirMax has changed this but I know one used to need to run with WDS on for a purely transparent bridge. Greg On Jul 25, 2011, at 12:07 PM, Patrick D. Nix, Jr wrote: We are working on deploying a pair of M5 dishes on our network

Re: [WISPA] The Legislative Situation Is Dire

2011-07-16 Thread Greg Ihnen
Faisal, If I understand history correctly, there was a time when the country was best served by a monopoly. In it's infancy fierce competition wouldn't have led to a strong nationwide phone system. But then times changed and the country was best served by the divestiture (breakup) of

Re: [WISPA] Choosing core router for small - medium WISP

2011-07-07 Thread Greg Ihnen
+1 on point number 1. I've heard the phrase many times nobody every got fired for buying Cisco. Greg On Jul 7, 2011, at 3:02 AM, Tom DeReggi wrote: To clarify. 1) Linux routers are plenty good for Enterprise. My point was that its a harder sell to sell them a product they dont

[WISPA] PC Air Link Wireless?

2011-06-28 Thread Greg Ihnen
Does anyone have anything good to say about PC Air Link Wireless? I'm not just trying to bash them on this forum, I'm just trying to find out if I should cross them off my list of suppliers. I sent a friend there and it was only for an RB-750 and a Picostation M2-HP, not a thousand dollar

Re: [WISPA] PC Air Link Wireless?

2011-06-28 Thread Greg Ihnen
General Manager PCS-WIN/RC-WiFi From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On Behalf Of Greg Ihnen Sent: Tuesday, June 28, 2011 1:30 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: [WISPA] PC Air Link Wireless? Does anyone have anything good to say about PC Air Link Wireless

[WISPA] 2.4GHz 802.11n hardware that will do 40MHz and 20MHz channels simultaneously?

2011-05-21 Thread Greg Ihnen
I asked this on the UBNT forum but received no answer. The 802.11n specification states that when an AP is set to 40MHz channels it should allow older gear that's only capable of 20MHz channels to connect in that mode as well. With 2.4GHz UBNT gear I'm finding that if the AP is set to 40MHz

Re: [WISPA] pf / ALTQ for controlling torrent deluge

2011-05-08 Thread Greg Ihnen
On May 8, 2011, at 4:13 AM, Rogelio wrote: On Fri, Apr 29, 2011 at 8:09 PM, Jerry Richardson jrichard...@aircloud.com wrote: MikroTik RouterOS will give you quite a bit of QoS control. However if the traffic is on prot 80, it's a little trickier as you need to manage traffic based on

Re: [WISPA] connection for cheap splitters? BACK ON LIST

2011-04-29 Thread Greg Ihnen
will be on one side of a wall and the other antenna will be on the other. The walls will be WiFi unfriendly concrete. :/ Yeah, I'm guessing that he will likely have impedance mismatch here, and not sure what he can really get on a budget Rog On Fri, Apr 29, 2011 at 1:59 PM, Greg

[WISPA] 802.11n 2.4GHz AP card that will fall back to 20MHz channels for some clients?

2011-04-23 Thread Greg Ihnen
I'm presently using UBNT M gear as 2.4GHz APs. I've found that all client devices can connect on 20MHz channels and only some clients can connect on 40MHz channels. I also found that when the UBNT gear is in 40MHz channel mode it doesn't fall back to 20MHz for the clients that can't do 40MHz

Re: [WISPA] SonicWall Proxy-ARP

2011-04-14 Thread Greg Ihnen
My experience was only with their bottom of the line content filter, but would you believe it didn't filter web proxies, the first think a kiddie is going to go to to get past the SonicWall. I contacted the company a number of times and their only response was upgrade your filtering package to

[WISPA] Can 900MHz do this?

2011-04-13 Thread Greg Ihnen
I've been asked by the powers that be in a nearby small municipality to remote control their generators as I have done on our own, so they can quickly shut it down when lightning approaches. They just lost one of their 500KVA generators to lightning. I'd be volunteering my time and expertise in

Re: [WISPA] Can 900MHz do this?

2011-04-13 Thread Greg Ihnen
-- From: Greg Ihnen os10ru...@gmail.com Sent: Wednesday, April 13, 2011 1:54 PM To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Subject: [WISPA] Can 900MHz do this? I've been asked by the powers that be in a nearby small municipality to remote control their generators as I have

Re: [WISPA] Ethernet Cable for FM Tower Install

2011-04-13 Thread Greg Ihnen
In space (vacuum). Cables have a velocity factor. On Apr 13, 2011, at 8:42 PM, Patrick Shoemaker wrote: And speed of light (c) = 300,000,000 m/s -- Patrick Shoemaker From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On Behalf Of Patrick Shoemaker Sent: Wednesday,

Re: [WISPA] Ethernet Cable for FM Tower Install

2011-04-13 Thread Greg Ihnen
is close enough to 1 to neglect (should be), the velocity factor is close to 1. -- Patrick Shoemaker From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On Behalf Of Greg Ihnen Sent: Wednesday, April 13, 2011 21:32 To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Ethernet

Re: [WISPA] RED queues out, PCQ queues in - anyone else doing this?

2011-04-11 Thread Greg Ihnen
week old DrudgeReport pages. Greg On Apr 11, 2011, at 9:47 AM, Rubens Kuhl wrote: On Sun, Apr 10, 2011 at 5:58 PM, Greg Ihnen os10ru...@gmail.com wrote: Rubens, Thanks for the reply! I'm using a 5GHz AirMax back haul (PtMP) to two 2.4GHz APs (All UBNT gear). The 5GHz back

Re: [WISPA] RED queues out, PCQ queues in - anyone else doing this?

2011-04-10 Thread Greg Ihnen
Rubens, Thanks for the reply! I'm using a 5GHz AirMax back haul (PtMP) to two 2.4GHz APs (All UBNT gear). The 5GHz back haul has never broken a sweat. Our upstream is a 1M/256K high latency connection so there just isn't that much data to move. You got me thinking

Re: [WISPA] RED queues out, PCQ queues in - anyone else doing this?

2011-04-08 Thread Greg Ihnen
On Apr 7, 2011, at 9:53 PM, Butch Evans wrote: On 04/07/2011 06:23 PM, Greg Ihnen wrote: My little network is a wireless network with about 20 user devices (computers, iPads, iPods, Wiis, Blackberries etc). Our upstream is a 1Mbps/256KBps. I was running Butch's script with PCQ queues

Re: [WISPA] RED queues out, PCQ queues in - anyone else doing this?

2011-04-08 Thread Greg Ihnen
Rubes, Thank you very much! That's great info and ideas. Greg On Apr 7, 2011, at 10:19 PM, Rubens Kuhl wrote: I was running Butch's script with PCQ queues but I started wondering about buffer bloat (yeah, I follow NANOG too) on the router. I thought about trying RED on the outbound

[WISPA] RED queues out, PCQ queues in - anyone else doing this?

2011-04-07 Thread Greg Ihnen
My little network is a wireless network with about 20 user devices (computers, iPads, iPods, Wiis, Blackberries etc). Our upstream is a 1Mbps/256KBps. I was running Butch's script with PCQ queues but I started wondering about buffer bloat (yeah, I follow NANOG too) on the router. I thought

Re: [WISPA] Problems swapping an RB750 and RB-750G

2011-04-03 Thread Greg Ihnen
:33PM -0430, Greg Ihnen wrote: I posted this on the MT forum but I wanted to throw it out here too. Thanks. First I exported in imported the RB-750's config into the RB-750G but the RB-750G didn't seem to be getting a DHCP address from the Motorola Surfboard cable modem on it's Ether1-Gateway

[WISPA] Problems swapping an RB750 and RB-750G

2011-04-02 Thread Greg Ihnen
I posted this on the MT forum but I wanted to throw it out here too. Thanks. I've got an RB-750 that I want to replace with an RB-750G and I can't get any connectivity between the RB-750G and the Motorola Surfboard cable modem. First I exported in imported the RB-750's config into the RB-750G

Re: [WISPA] Problems swapping an RB750 and RB-750G

2011-04-02 Thread Greg Ihnen
to try forcing the port speed to 100Mbps and use the cross over cable just to see. Thanks! Greg On Apr 2, 2011, at 6:06 PM, Chris Hudson wrote: Some cable provides latch onto the Mac address of the device being plugged into it. And you have to reset the cable modem. Chris Greg Ihnen

Re: [WISPA] Problems swapping an RB750 and RB-750G

2011-04-02 Thread Greg Ihnen
-750G was getting random IPs each time I would have it put online. Once I figured that out everything worked out. Thanks for the comments. Greg On Apr 2, 2011, at 9:42 PM, Dedhi Sujatmiko wrote: On Sat, 2 Apr 2011 17:25:33 -0430 Greg Ihnen os10ru...@gmail.com wrote: I posted this on the MT

Re: [WISPA] MT 5.0 broke cli

2011-03-31 Thread Greg Ihnen
I think I just documented a bug in the GUI http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=2t=50471p=256637#p256637 Greg On Mar 31, 2011, at 5:16 PM, Cameron Crum wrote: Has anyone else noticed that running commands from the CLI on the 5.0 full release does not work? I've tried this on 2 routers

Re: [WISPA] FW: [Wisp] ByLaws Committee Members Demographics

2011-03-06 Thread Greg Ihnen
sarcasm insert your sarcasm here /sarcasm Greg On Mar 1, 2011, at 10:25 AM, Josh Luthman wrote: I'm still waiting for someone to invent sarcasm font. Josh Luthman Office: 937-552-2340 Direct: 937-552-2343 1100 Wayne St Suite 1337 Troy, OH 45373 On Tue, Mar 1, 2011 at 9:54 AM, John

[WISPA] Fwd: [Ticket#2011021966000201] Reference Forum post: DHCP problem after upgrade 5.0rc9-5.0rc10

2011-02-21 Thread Greg Ihnen
Everyone, I had a problem with a remote RB-750 (I'm in the Amazon, the RB-750 is in NY). Every time I'd upgrade to ROS v5.0rc10 from rc9 DHCP would stop working. I upgraded and out of necessity downgraded three times and finally sent supout.rifs to MT and opened a ticket. The reply is

Re: [WISPA] Fwd: [Ticket#2011021966000201] Reference Forum post: DHCP problem after upgrade 5.0rc9-5.0rc10

2011-02-21 Thread Greg Ihnen
On Feb 21, 2011, at 3:21 PM, Scott Lambert wrote: On Mon, Feb 21, 2011 at 11:23:03AM -0430, Greg Ihnen wrote: Begin forwarded message: Hello, Yes. Ether2 is master port for the switch by default configuration. Cable should be plugged in to Ether2 at 5.0rc10, the particular problem

Re: [WISPA] Anyone running MT RB-750, UBNT gear doing IPv6?

2011-01-18 Thread Greg Ihnen
Butch, No, I'm not on the IPv6 mailing list. I'll check it out. Thanks! Greg On Jan 16, 2011, at 12:35 AM, Butch Evans wrote: On 01/13/2011 05:54 PM, Greg Ihnen wrote: No, I'm not offended at all. I appreciate your comments and the privilege of being in the forum. When I read

Re: [WISPA] idea to slow the pain of netflix

2011-01-18 Thread Greg Ihnen
On Jan 18, 2011, at 1:37 PM, Jerry Richardson wrote: Que? Not sure what you mean. - Jerry I just signed my parents up for Netflix. They have 22,000 titles. Amazon has over 70,000. Netflix is $9 a month unlimited, Amazon is $3.99 and up per title. Amazon does have the newer stuff

Re: [WISPA] [Ubnt_users] NS5 issues?

2011-01-18 Thread Greg Ihnen
On Jan 18, 2011, at 6:38 PM, Ryan Spott wrote: Be aware that the xmas firmware was not compatible (at least for me) with radios running 5.3f7782! They let the programmers have too much eggnog. Greg WISPA

[WISPA] Anyone running MT RB-750, UBNT gear doing IPv6?

2011-01-13 Thread Greg Ihnen
I've got a small network with a MT RB-750 and UBNT (PS2's, NSL2's, NSLM5's, NSM5's and a BulletM2) and I'm wondering how we're going to fair if/when our upstream throws the switch on IPv6. I'd like to hear someone else is already doing it. Our upstream apparently is Hughesnet being resold in

Re: [WISPA] Anyone running MT RB-750, UBNT gear doing IPv6?

2011-01-13 Thread Greg Ihnen
Does that tunnel add overhead (cut down throughput)? I'm guessing it would have to. Greg On Jan 13, 2011, at 12:43 PM, Jon Auer wrote: I'm currently using a RB-750 with a IPv6 tunnel/delegation from he.net at home. Works fine. On Thu, Jan 13, 2011 at 9:00 AM, Greg Ihnen os10ru

Re: [WISPA] Anyone running MT RB-750, UBNT gear doing IPv6?

2011-01-13 Thread Greg Ihnen
Any Mikrotik routers in the mix? Greg On Jan 13, 2011, at 5:18 PM, Jeromie Reeves wrote: Yes I have. All my AP's are AP-WDS and all clients are WDS with a router behind it. v6 works fine. WISPA Wants You! Join

Re: [WISPA] Anyone running MT RB-750, UBNT gear doing IPv6?

2011-01-13 Thread Greg Ihnen
Yeah, I'm running RC7, but in an IPv4 network. I'd like to hear how it's doing with IPv6. Greg On Jan 13, 2011, at 6:58 PM, Josh Luthman wrote: The RC for v5 just added a lot of IPv6 stuff. No more then a few weeks old.

Re: [WISPA] Anyone running MT RB-750, UBNT gear doing IPv6?

2011-01-13 Thread Greg Ihnen
Yeah, I could but this is a production network, and we're in the Amazon, and the network is our only comms, and it's a satellite 512k/128k connection, and we try to do Skype, and with the lack of bandwidth and high latency and jitter it's already iffy. I'm afraid to add the HE tunnel into the

Re: [WISPA] Anyone running MT RB-750, UBNT gear doing IPv6?

2011-01-13 Thread Greg Ihnen
Just testing you. No, really. Thanks Greg On Jan 13, 2011, at 7:09 PM, Josh Luthman wrote: IPv6 on top of v4 won't change the way v4 runs. WISPA Wants You! Join today! http://signup.wispa.org/

Re: [WISPA] Anyone running MT RB-750, UBNT gear doing IPv6?

2011-01-13 Thread Greg Ihnen
No, I'm not offended at all. I appreciate your comments and the privilege of being in the forum. When I read what you wrote about how the HE tunnel is IPv4 as far as the MT router is concerned (that had escaped me). But I still would be interested to know if others are doing true IPv6 through

Re: [WISPA] ARC-VS5818SV1 Antenna

2011-01-05 Thread Greg Ihnen
Steering APs from UBNT? Greg On Jan 5, 2011, at 3:22 PM, Mike Hammett wrote: It's all about how you engineer it. I'm not judging your installs because I don't know them, but I hear a lot of people using NanoStations at 5 miles. You won't have quality connections doing that. NanoBridge

Re: [WISPA] Copyright Infringement --- TOO FUNNY!!!

2010-12-16 Thread Greg Ihnen
I remember using one only about 10 years ago. On Dec 16, 2010, at 10:05 PM, Jason Bailey wrote: Anyone remember the webramp?dial-up router? --- On Thu, 12/16/10, Scott Reed sr...@nwwnet.net wrote: From: Scott Reed sr...@nwwnet.net Subject: Re: [WISPA] Copyright Infringement --- TOO

[WISPA] Anyone else using ROS on an RB-750 and seeing ethernet port states flapping?

2010-12-12 Thread Greg Ihnen
I'm seeing this on two different RB-750s in two different locations. http://forum.mikrotik.com/viewtopic.php?f=1t=47415 Greg WISPA Wants You! Join today! http://signup.wispa.org/

Re: [WISPA] Anyone else using ROS on an RB-750 and seeing ethernet port states flapping?

2010-12-12 Thread Greg Ihnen
://www.twitter.com/j2sw – Follow me on Twitter Wisp Consulting – Tower Climbing – Network Support From: Greg Ihnen os10ru...@gmail.com Reply-To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Date: Sun, 12 Dec 2010 08:37:49 -0430 To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Subject: [WISPA] Anyone else using

Re: [WISPA] Anyone else using ROS on an RB-750 and seeing ethernet port states flapping?

2010-12-12 Thread Greg Ihnen
Consulting – Tower Climbing – Network Support From: Greg Ihnen os10ru...@gmail.com Reply-To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Date: Sun, 12 Dec 2010 10:45:29 -0430 To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Subject: Re: [WISPA] Anyone else using ROS on an RB-750 and seeing ethernet port

[WISPA] Anyone else playing with MT's new PCQ Bursting?

2010-12-07 Thread Greg Ihnen
Is anyone else playing with MT's PCQ bursting? I'm curious what numbers people are using as far as burst time, and the burst threshold (with respect to the queue's max limit). I have some queues which I'm setting the burst threshold nearly equal to or equal to the queue's max limit, so if the

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