Opened 4 years ago

Closed 3 years ago

#1 closed enhancement (fixed)

Not possible to change MAC address

Reported by: yoda Owned by:
Priority: major Component: nveth
Version: 0.1.6 Keywords:
Cc: yoda

Description

All other OS/2 NIC drivers have the possibility to
set the MAC address to something different of own choice.

This feature is missing from this driver.

Please add it.

It is also missing in e1000e driver.

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 4 years ago by dazarewicz

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

Done for NVETH - verson 0.1.6

comment:2 Changed 4 years ago by yoda

  • Cc yoda added
  • Resolution fixed deleted
  • Status changed from closed to reopened
  • Version changed from 0.1.5 to 0.1.6

I tried the new NETADDRESS support for NVETH driver; but it does not work correctly.
Adding this to PROTOCOL.INI:

NETADDRESS = "000000000444"

Results in this output from netstat -n :

Interface 2 Ethernet-Csmacd
physical address 440400000000 MTU 1500

comment:3 Changed 3 years ago by dazarewicz

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from reopened to closed
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