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Routing, network cards, OSI, etc. Anything is fair game.
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I'm on a small network using DHCP - so as machines connect there's no telling what the IP address will be. The machines connecting are both PC and Mac. The server is FreeBSD (don't know the version, but it's recent).
From the server, I'd like to be able to tell who is logged in and what IP address has been assigned to them. I can get the Mac address per machine to try to figure this out. Can I parse out the results of netstat somehow? Can I assume that the MAC address will always be the same per machine?