Subject: Re: Changing MAC addresses?
To: Curt Sampson <>
From: Peter Seebach <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 06/15/2000 13:02:18
In message <
>, Curt Sampson writes:
>Are you going to be adding facilities to the kernel so that we can set
>hardware-level addresses for an interface in the same way that we can
>set higher-level addresses?

As I understand it, this is only possible on some hardware...

>It would be nice to have user-land fail-over programs be able to take
>over for another machine with `ifconfig le0 ethernet 8:0:20:12:34:56'
>or whatever.