change mac address

ifconfig eth0 hw ether 00:11:22:33:44:55

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2009-05-11 00:24:42

What Others Think

i downed it because it's incomplete. First of all this must be used as a super user.You must first "down" the interface. sudo ifconfig eth0 down after that you set the mac address like you did sudo ifconfig eth0 hw ether 00:11:22:33:44:55 then you "up" the interface back, like this sudo ifconfig eth0 up But most important these changes are valid until system is rebooted.
etescartz · 496 weeks and 1 day ago

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Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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