[Nottingham] NIC MACs aliases & IP aliases

Charles Samuels charles at kde.org
Thu Mar 26 00:19:14 UTC 2009

On Wednesday 2009 March 25 04:50:53 pm Martin wrote:
> Just as you can have IP aliases for a NIC...
> Can multiple MACs be spoofed for a single NIC?
> For example, can one NIC port be made to appear to be multiple physical
> ports to a network switch?
> And... Is there a simple way to set the source IP address of outbound
> packets to be from a particular IP alias (and MAC alias)? Or must
> individual routing "via" commands be given for each case?

As far as I know, yes, yes, and yes with bridges.
	apt-get install bridge-utils
	man bridge-utils-interfaces

Sorry I can't give you more detailed information, I don't really understand 
how to use it.

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