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Old 08-08-2003, 11:31 AM   #1
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how to find out my MAC address


Hi,

Would someone pleasetel me how to find out my MAC address?

I did " ip maddr" and it showed me something. But I dont know whether it is my MAC address.

Thanks.

xiaofei
 
Old 08-08-2003, 12:12 PM   #2
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ifconfig
 
Old 08-08-2003, 12:17 PM   #3
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[root@xiaofei root]# ipconfig
bash: ipconfig: command not found
[root@xiaofei root]#
 
Old 08-08-2003, 12:18 PM   #4
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as root, do a "ifconfig eth0"

and look at "HWaddr"
 
Old 08-08-2003, 01:04 PM   #5
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ifconfig not ipconfig
 
Old 08-08-2003, 01:42 PM   #6
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Oh, I made a mistake.

Thank you. It works.
 
Old 08-18-2003, 02:24 AM   #7
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how about the equivanlent of ifconfig for RH9 ?

Code:
[root@dhcp-241-3 stuff]# ifconfig -a
bash: ifconfig: command not found
[root@dhcp-241-3 stuff]# ifconfig eth0
bash: ifconfig: command not found
 
Old 08-18-2003, 02:57 AM   #8
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logon as a root
and use following command

ifconfig
and see = eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr (here should be
mac)
for more help use
ifconfig --help
man ifconfig

thanks for joining this forum
 
Old 08-18-2003, 03:05 AM   #9
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Quote:
Originally posted by VioLaToR
how about the equivanlent of ifconfig for RH9 ?

Code:
[root@dhcp-241-3 stuff]# ifconfig -a
bash: ifconfig: command not found
[root@dhcp-241-3 stuff]# ifconfig eth0
bash: ifconfig: command not found
try using:

/sbin/ifconfig eth0

in rh 7.3, ifconfig is in /sbin and for me, anyway. if it's not there for you then this command should work in order to find it:

whereis ifconfig
 
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/sbin/ifconfig

was just the ticket i needed. thanks.
 
  


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