WRT54G v5 v23SP1 needs a new MAC

Discussion in 'DD-WRT Firmware' started by xpanmanx, Jul 27, 2006.

  1. xpanmanx

    xpanmanx Network Guru Member

    Thank you very much to Jeremy (db90h) and his WRT54G-GS v5-v6 flashing page.

    I've successfully flashed several WRT54G v5 using his techniques.

    Now I have 2 upgraded routers that must go into the same site. Unfortunately they have the same MAC.

    I've tried using the VxWorks Killer Image Tool but I can't get the killer CFE to take on an already Linuxed router. That is to be expected, no?

    What is the recommended way for me to create new LAN, WAN and wireless MAC addresses on one of the upgraded routers?


    Tim ==
  2. HiSpeed

    HiSpeed Network Guru Member

    Using a command line, enter 'nvram set et0macaddr=xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx' and 'nvram commit' and 'reboot'...
  3. xpanmanx

    xpanmanx Network Guru Member

    Thanks. Works a treat.

    Small thing - any way to make this change persist through resets?
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