[OpenWrt-Devel] [PATCH] vlandev: Add support for setting a unique MAC on a VLAN interface

Felix Fietkau nbd at openwrt.org
Thu Jan 28 17:35:50 EST 2016

On 2016-01-24 20:47, André Valentin wrote:
> There are cases where you need a different MAC on a VLAN interface, i.e. if
> if have move than one connection to a switch. A later change of the MAC
> is not possible on VLAN interfaces, so it has to be done on creation.
> The new macaddr option allows to set a unique MAC for a VLAN interface.
> Example:
> config device 'testvl'
>         option type '8021ad'
>         option name 'testvl'
>         option ifname 'eth0'
>         option vid '106'
>         option macaddr 'f2:48:00:89:45:4c'
> config interface 'testif'
>         option ifname 'testvl'
>         option proto 'none'
>         option auto '1'
> Signed-off-by: André Valentin <avalentin at marcant.net>
I don't see the point of this patch - I just tried your example config,
and it works just fine without it ;)

- Felix
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