Subject: Re: Ethernet [MAC] addresses
To: Martin J. Laubach <email@example.com>
From: Jason R Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/24/2001 10:16:13
On Sat, Feb 24, 2001 at 06:06:30PM +0000, Martin J. Laubach wrote:
> Er, where? There is a if_sadl pointer in struct ifnet, but
> that's about all I can find. Is the supposed procedure to
> change it a ifconfig down, futz with sadl, ifconfig up?
> Shouldn't there be an ioctl to do the change (which could tell
> one that the driver/card in question does not support altering
> the mac address?
The problem is that the current ioctl arguments don't have enough
space for a sockaddr_dl -- we need to adjust a few things, first.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <email@example.com>