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Re: [PATCH] natsemi update 1/4 Use assigned MAC address

To: Mark Smith <random@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] natsemi update 1/4 Use assigned MAC address
From: Stephen Hemminger <shemminger@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 7 Jun 2004 14:48:36 -0700
Cc: manfred@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Gary.Spiess@xxxxxxxxxxxx, netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx
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On Tue, 8 Jun 2004 07:12:52 +0930
Mark Smith <random@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hi Manfred, Gary, Stephen,
> 
> "But: I'm not sure that the change is required. What about just
> setting the mac to 0, and the actual mac address is set from user
> space? It's possible to set the mac address with"

How about 
        random_ether_addr(dev->dev_addr);

it does the right thing.

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