what about 48 bits?

Jon Lewis jlewis at lewis.org
Tue Apr 6 14:53:00 CDT 2010


On Mon, 5 Apr 2010, Patrick W. Gilmore wrote:

>> Until you buy 25 cards with the same MAC address and deploy them all across
>> your enterprise
>
> I don't think that's possible given that Jon was suggesting.

Given what I was suggesting, no...but there have been multiple cases of a 
vendor screwing up and producing large runs of devices/cards all with the 
same MAC address.  IIRC, there was a batch of Netgear PCI NICs where you 
might find all the NICs in a multipack box had the same MAC address.

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