Opened 12 years ago

Closed 12 years ago

Last modified 12 years ago

#597 closed defect (worksforme)

ifconfig eth1 hw ether fails

Reported by:… Owned by: developers
Priority: normal Milestone: 0.9/rc6
Component: other Version:
Keywords: Cc:

Description (last modified by kaloz)

this worked in rc3 but in rc5:

root@wrt1:~# dmesg | grep eth1
eth1: Broadcom BCM4320 802.11 Wireless Controller

root@wrt1:~# ifconfig eth1 hw ether 00:11:22:33:44:55
SIOCSIFHWADDR: Device or resource busy

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comment:1 Changed 12 years ago by anonymous

after changing il0macaddr in nvram and rebooting this appears to be working again

my appologies

comment:2 Changed 12 years ago by kaloz

  • Description modified (diff)
  • Resolution set to worksforme
  • Status changed from new to closed

comment:3 Changed 12 years ago by flyashi at gmail

ifconfig eth1 down
ifconfig eth1 hw ether xx:xx:...
ifconfig eth1 up

I had the same problem (not problem, really)

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