Changing the MAC address on a LAN adapter

John R. Levine johnl at
Mon Jan 24 15:58:02 UTC 2011

>>>> Is this a known problem?  As far as I know, it's supposed to work.

> Well, if it does not work it can be driver bug.

Well, yes, that's what I'm asking.  Is it a known driver bug?

> In iwn case try to set MAC address of iwn before creating wlan or
> you will need to set same MAC on wlanX and iwn.

Done that, doesn't help.

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