How to change MAC Address of IVS Card ?

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How to change MAC Address of IVS Card ?

Postby shakirz1 » Fri Mar 12, 2004 10:25 am

I have RH 7.3 and want to change MAC Address of my IVS Card, any idea how to change it ?

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Postby farhantoqeer » Fri Mar 12, 2004 11:13 am

AFAIK, MAC addresses cannot be changed, you might want to assign a virtual MAC for your IVS, let us know how you do that when you have done.
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How to change MAC Address of IVS Card ?

Postby shakirz1 » Fri Mar 12, 2004 5:13 pm

How to assign virtual mac address, will u guide me ?

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Postby farhantoqeer » Fri Mar 12, 2004 5:16 pm

its only my perception, i dont have any idea about it. do let us know if it is possible.
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Postby LinuxFreaK » Sat Mar 13, 2004 12:44 am

Dear shakirz1,
Salam,

Only B2C2 DVB Card Allow you to change its mac address. but i did not tried it on linux i just changed my NIC mac address under linux.

# /sbin/ifconfig eth0 down
# /sbin/ifconfig eth0 hw ether 00:00:00:00:00:00
# /sbin/ifconfig eth0 up


BTW check this out http://members.tripod.com/andrei_b/linu ... bd-doc.htm

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Farrukh Ahmed


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