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Re: MAC address issue

In message <>David Young writes

>Let us put aside lladdr preferences, and use only the 'active' flag,
>instead.  Only one lladdr may be active at a time, deleting an active
>lladdr is not allowed (EBUSY), and setting a second lladdr to 'active'
>clears the 'active' state on every other lladdr.

Huh? What about hardware capable of, and IETF protocols which call
for, multiple active link-level addresses on a single interface??

Are you proposing a user/kernel API which makes those ~impossible?

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