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It will automatically scan all devices within specified subnets, draw and layout a map of your networks, monitor services of your devices and alert you in case some service has problems.

Features:

  • The Dude is free of charge!
  • Auto network discovery and layout
  • Discovers any type or brand of device
  • Device, Link monitoring, and notifications
  • Includes SVG icons for devices, and supports custom icons and backgrounds
  • Easy installation and usage
  • Allows you to draw your own maps and add custom devices
  • Supports SNMP, ICMP, DNS and TCP monitoring for devices that support it
  • Individual Link usage monitoring and graphs
  • Direct access to remote control tools for device management
  • Supports remote Dude server and local client
  • Runs in Linux Wine enviroment, MacOS Darwine, and Windows
  • Best price/value ratio compared to other products (free of charge)

What's New:

Changes in this release:

  • bridge - added IGMP and MLD querier monitoring (CLI only);
  • bridge - added IGMP snooping log when multicast table gets full;
  • bridge - added MAC and IP source addresses information for DHCP snooping log;
  • bridge - improved bridge stability when host changes port (introduced in v6.47);
  • conntrack - increased total connection tracking table size based on installed RAM size;
  • console - require "write+ftp" permissions for executing script to file;
  • console - require "write+ftp" permissions for exporting configuration to file;
  • console - require "write+ftp" permissions for printing to file;
  • console - updated copyright notice;
  • crs3xx - correctly filter packets by L2MTU on 1Gbps Ethernet interfaces for CRS354 devices;
  • crs3xx - fixed interface flow control;
  • crs3xx - fixed interface LEDs for QSFP+ and SFP+ interfaces on CRS317, CRS309, CRS312, CRS326-24S+2Q+ and CRS354 devices;
  • crs3xx - fixed SFP and SFP+ link rate reporting (introduced in v6.48beta11);
  • crs3xx - improved 1Gbps Ethernet port group traffic forwarding for CRS354 devices;
  • crs3xx - improved system stability when receiving large frames on CPU for CRS317, CRS309, CRS312, CRS326-24S+2Q+ and CRS354 devices;
  • defconf - removed overlapping IPv6 firewall rules;
  • dhcp - fixed link state checking for DHCP client;
  • dhcpv6-server - check if pool name has changed from RADIUS on renew;
  • ethernet - improved system stability when receiving large VLAN tagged packets on IPQ4018/IPQ4019 devices;
  • firewall - fixed GRE protocol packets considered invalid when PPTP helper is disabled;
  • health - fixed voltage monitor on BaseBox5 devices;
  • ike2 - fixed DH group negotiation with EAP;
  • ike2 - fixed initial traffic selector's protocol and port in transport mode;
  • ipv6 - improved system stability when parsing IPv6 options;
  • lora - added additional predefined network servers;
  • m33g - removed 12..16 pins from "/system gpio" menu;
  • netinstall - fixed lock file persistence after reinstall;
  • poe - do not perform PoE firmware upgrade procedure on RB960 and OmniTik devices without PoE out;
  • ppp - do not fail "at-chat" command when issued on disabled PPP interface;
  • quickset - prefer 5GHz interface for WiFi scan in CPE mode;
  • rb922 - fixed miniPCI-e card detection (introduced in v6.49beta11);
  • supout - fixed "topic" column presence in "Log" section;
  • supout - print detailed list of active user sessions;
  • switch - improved resource allocation on 98PX1012 switch chip for CCR2004-1G-12S+2XS device;
  • swos - fixed "static-ip-address" parameter;
  • telnet - do not send options if connecting to non standard port;
  • telnet - fixed server when run on non standard port;
  • upgrade - improved "long-term" upgrade procedure on SMIPS devices;
  • user - fixed "skin" configuration for user groups (introduced in v6.48);
  • webfig - allow to specify "prefix" parameter under "IPv6/ND/Prefixes" menu;
  • webfig - do not corrupt settings when starting "Wireless Sniffer";
  • webfig - do not move top right menu in opposite direction when scrolling horizontally;
  • webfig - do not show newly created SMB shares as invalid;
  • webfig - do not show value units twice;
  • webfig - fixed interface sorting by name;
  • webfig - fixed new interface addition;
  • webfig - fixed "Wireless/CAP" menu opening;
  • webfig - show "Interfaces" menu by default after logging in;
  • webfig - show "network-mode" for LTE modems that support it;
  • webfig - show only "Close" button under "Wireless/Wireless Sniffer/Sniffed Packets" menu;
  • winbox - added "Channel" parameter under "System/Console" menu;
  • winbox - added "interface-speed-100G" LED type to "System/LEDs" menu;
  • winbox - fixed duplicate "Trusted" setting under "Interface/Bridge/Ports" menu;
  • winbox - fixed QCA-8511 switch chip type reporting under "Switch/Settings" menu;
  • winbox - fixed "reachable-time" value unit under "IPv6/ND" menu;
  • winbox - fixed support for "Delegated-IPv6-Prefix" for PPP services;
  • winbox - increased "target" field limit to 128 under "Queues" menu;
  • winbox - show "activity" column by default under "IP/Kid Control/Devices" menu;
  • winbox - show "LCD" only on boards that have LCD;
  • winbox - show "System/Health" only on boards that have health monitoring;
  • wireless - fixed minor typo in debug logging messages;
  • wireless - renamed "secondary-channel" to "secondary-frequency";
  • wireless - updated "united kingdom" regulatory domain information;


Other changes since v6.48.1:

  • chr - improved stability when changing "flow-control" settings on interfaces with e1000 drivers;
  • crs3xx - fixed packet transmit in 5Gbps link rate for CRS312 device;
  • crs3xx - fixed port-isolation on bonding interfaces for CRS317, CRS309, CRS312, CRS326-24S+2Q+ and CRS354 devices;
  • crs3xx - improved LACP linking between CRS3xx series switches;
  • crs3xx - improved QSFP+ linking and mode changing for CRS326-24S+2Q+ and CRS354 devices;
  • crs3xx - improved packet transmit on SFP+ interfaces;
  • defconf - fixed minor typo in configuration description;
  • dot1x - fixed "reject-vlan-id" for MAC authentication (introduced in v6.48);
  • dot1x - fixed MAC authentication fallback (introduced in v6.48);
  • ethernet - fixed cable-test for some devices (e.g. RB2011, RB951G-2HnD);
  • fastpath - fixed IP packet receive on bridge and bonding interfaces when destination MAC address match with slave port MAC;
  • ike2 - added support for ASN.1 DN "my-id" value setting for initiators;
  • ike2 - fixed EAP MSK length validation (introduced in v6.48);
  • netinstall - improved bootp packet handling on Linux netinstall-cli version when multiple NIC's are present;
  • ntp - use correct IPv6 multicast group for SNTP client;
  • package - always allow to uninstall package even if there is no free disk space left;
  • sfp - added "sfp-rate-select" setting (CLI only);
  • sfp - fixed GPON module linking (introduced in v6.47);
  • sfp - improved cable length monitoring as defined per SFF-8472 and SFF-8636;
  • snmp - fixed SNMP trap agent address;
  • switch - improved packet transmit between CPU and 98PX1012 for CCR2004-1G-12S+2XS device;
  • tr069-client - added "X_MIKROTIK_LinkDowns" parameter for interface "link-downs" value reporting;
  • upgrade - fixed free space checking on flash type memories when installing new packages;
  • webfig - fixed new interface addition;
  • winbox - do not show empty "CPU Frequency" parameter under "System/Resources" menu;
  • winbox - renamed IP protocol 41 to "ipv6-encap";

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