Subject: RE: RE: Changing MAC addresses?
To: David Woyciesjes <DAW@yalepress3.unipress.yale.edu>
From: David Woyciesjes <DAW@yalepress3.unipress.yale.edu>
Date: 06/15/2000 14:15:34
So your saying that der Mouse might be able to change the MAC for
the de0, but he's S.O.L. on the 3Com card, right?
--- David A Woyciesjes
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> From: Lets Go Canes!
> Sent: Thursday, June 15, 2000 2:04 PM
> To: David Woyciesjes; email@example.com; 'der Mouse'
> Subject: Re:RE: Changing MAC addresses?
> Hi all.
> On boxes running OpenVMS, the Ethernet interface has to allow the MAC
> address to be changed in order to support DECnet. Since most DEC/Compaq
> Alphas are capable of running OpenVMS, it would make sense that the
> Ethernet controllers all support the ability to change the MAC address.
> OTOH, if the box was built specifically for NT, its conceivable it may
> have an Ethernet interface that doesn't support this function.