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Summary: Utility for viewing/manipulating the MAC address of network interfaces
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MAC changer is a program that will change an interfaces mac address.
# emerge net-analyzer/macchanger
to change an address you must completely disconnect from all networks on the interface
Show Vendor Codes
# macchanger -l
Generate a Random Address
# macchanger -r wlan0
Pretend To Be A Burned In Address
# macchanger -rb wlan0
Manually Assign an Address
# macchanger -m 11:22:33:44:55:66 wlan0
Revert All Changes
# macchanger -p wlan0