Subject: Re: Patch to change ethernet link addresses
To: None <>
From: Ben Harris <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/11/2003 12:33:14
In article <> you write:
>   I am attaching a patches that allow ifconfig to change the ethernet
>MAC addresses temporarily. (the new new MAC address is good until a reboot).
>the diffs are against sources after an update today.

Erm, I think the kernel half of this exists already.  Look at
sys/net/if_ethersubr.c::ether_ioctl(), in particular the SIOCSIFADDR/AF_LINK

Ben Harris                                                   <>
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