[plug] Ethernet Bonding

Craig Foster craig at fostware.net
Thu Oct 18 16:41:09 WST 2007

> -----Original Message-----
> From: plug-bounces at plug.org.au [mailto:plug-bounces at plug.org.au] On
> Behalf Of Adrian Woodley
> Sent: Thursday, 18 October 2007 3:36 PM
> To: plug at plug.org.au
> Subject: [plug] Ethernet Bonding
> By default, all interfaces in a bond group will be assigned the MAC
> address of the first slave interface.
> Does anyone know a way to have each interface retain its own MAC,
> including the bond interface itself?
> Cheers,
> Adrian

Why not set the ALB bond group to a fake MAC address?

In fact ifconfig or ip link should do it (it's even in the bonding FAQ


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