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Jan 12 / thebrotherswisp

Greg Talks 3 – The Witcher, Mikrotik Proxy, Testing REST



Greg talks to the camera about the things.

This week we talk about:
Being a minister and marrying people
Crazy deadlines for LinkedIn courses
Having an older friend, and how scary that is
6 pack 24 gauge soft silicon wire
The witcher is pretty awesome
Why does cisco use wildcard masks when they can just use subnetmasks. Discontiguious subnets perhaps?
taking compliments better
New Dr. Who episode was ehhh
Mandalorian is cool
Season 8 of letter kenny is good starting at episode 3
Just when you get a quiet day, a server breaks…*sigh*
I still love you webmin…even if others don’t
Application Centric Infrastructure(ACI) for the data center spine leaf design has the spines not interconnected.
UK competiton shows have contestents working together where in the US they don’t generally help each other
Mikrotik proxy through tunnel is busted in stable 4.46.1
Put a test mikrotik in all of the places
Instamorph for quick plastic things
No vendor loves your network as much as you do
SoapUI for testing REST APIs
Ansible pushes, puppet and chef pull

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Jan 5 / thebrotherswisp

The Brothers WISP 104 – DACs, UBNT Leaf, Teslas



This week Greg,Tomas, Mike, and Miller chop it up after the holidays…trying to come to terms with going back to work…ugh.

This week we talk about:
Brock – /tool sniffer quick
Chad was having VPLS issues that smelled like MTU – Go home fiberstore switch, you’re drunk
DACs are faster
Carlan likes his 3D pen
UBNT leaf switch
EasyMesh?
Tik CRS326-24S+2Q+RM
Separating PoS systems into separate VLANs
Slack config change notifs. are MUCH more useful than Tomas anticipated
Netbox for server room planning
Favorite things of the year?
over promising cloud services
teslas
What games people are playing
Calix thoughts

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Dec 30 / thebrotherswisp

Greg Talks 2 – White Papers, Troubleshooting Access, Anxiety Control



This one includes Greg along with Nick Buraglio. Again, playing with the format, so let’s hear your opinions.

This week we talk about:
Company white papers – zero information with a quote or two – only good for SEO, do you even look at them?
I love kaizo mario hacks…not playing them, but watching them.
I like SMW hacks, retro, and chess.
AGDQ
Troubleshooting VPN issues when I don’t control the radius server
Letting my lead tech take a conference call…without me…
ZKTeco access control stuff on aliexpress
fixing pickleball shoes
exercise, cycling
Anxiety management

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Dec 30 / thebrotherswisp

Tom Interviews Theo de Raadt of the OpenBSD Project



Theo talks at length about the OpenBSD Project and the OpenBSD operating system and the innovations that the OpenBSD Project.
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Dec 23 / thebrotherswisp

The Brothers WISP 103 – GPON on a stick, Monitoring APs, Accepting Default



This week Greg,Tomas, and Mike squeeze a quick one in before the Christmas holidays.

This week we talk about:
TiBitCom SFP+ OLT – GPON on a stick
Sell out warning – Greg’s first CCNA course is live
Greg did his first “Greg Talks” podcast
Brock has an occassional issue where his Cambium APs will drop all clients – monitoring with alerts for 0 clients
Joe said that upgrading from 4.4.2 to 4.4.3 he had almost all elevate radios update like they should.
Accepting default from upstreams: to be or not to be…
Unifi building to building bridge – 60ghz paired radios with 5ghz backup
Unimus now has Slack diffs
xmas traditions
Save thanksgiving with an SXTsq lite2 – a tale of borrowing the neighbor’s wifi(with permission)
Jeff says running 720-1080P video on a Pi4 will kill the micro SD card(heat warps them) – go USB Or Ramdisk…

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Dec 15 / thebrotherswisp

Greg Talks 1 – HDMI Encoder, IOS-XR, Die Hard



This is the inaugural run of the “Greg talking to the camera” podcast. No guests on this one as I’m trying out a format to fill in the gaps between the regular podcast. PLEASE let me know what you think.

This week I talk about:
– Shaping holds packets while policing drops packets.
– Christmas party – old people vs young people
– Pickleball tournament – leg cramps bro
– opossum in the yard – playing dead, commiting to the bit
– IOS-XR can see it’s own prepending to neighbors…so nice.
– Telia down for 45 minutes and made a “permanent fix”
– Dr who
– GBBO xmas
– Xmas movies – die hard, leathal weapon, home alone, scrooged
– CCNA course live
– Gus’ chicken and master pancake xmas special

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Dec 9 / thebrotherswisp

The Brothers WISP 102 – FortiOS Exploit, Mikrotik Cube60, Unifi DTIM



This week Greg,Tomas, and Mike try and remember how all this works after taking Thanksgiving off.

This week we talk about:
-Thanks to ISP Supplies for hooking me up with a test Audience
-FortiOS version – “stick with 6.0.7 until 6.2.4 drops” Thrift
-FortiOS / FortiClient security mess
-MTK Newsletter 92 – cube60 60Ghz 100mb CPE $70
-Mikrotik rep on Russian speaking podcast(can we get them too?)
-Mikrotik – “We are researching ways to implement MC-LAG”
-Ubiquiti Amplifi Alien
-Zach was having random disconnect issues on Unifi with Apple – Changed DTIM to 3 to fix.
-What is DTIM
-Greg’s wireless disconnects on Unifi – gen1 firmware 4.0.54 – roll back to 4.0.42
-Server authentication – OpenLDAP or Alex says “it’s worth the windows license”
-Jeremy recommends not mixing UPC bulkheads with APC fiber – press F to pay respects
-BlueIris NVR
-Reolink IP Cameras – cheap 1080p, seems to work well

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