[Bridge] Prevent MAC address from changing

Dietmar Maurer dietmar at proxmox.com
Mon Jan 12 11:51:14 PST 2009


> latest kernels have a way to set mac address. After setting mac
address
> of bridge device, then address won't change.

AFAIK the bridge code always uses the lowest MAC address, so setting the
MAC address
does not help. As soon as you add a port with a lower MAC the address 
changes. Or did that behavior change recently?

- Dietmar



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