[CentOS] network interface question

Fri Oct 15 17:09:53 UTC 2010
Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com>

On 10/15/2010 11:44 AM, Paras pradhan wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 15, 2010 at 3:57 AM, Peter Kjellstrom<cap at nsc.liu.se>  wrote:
>> On Thursday 14 October 2010, Paras pradhan wrote:
>> ...
>>> I have eight nics and its getting difficult to me which MAC id
>>> represents which physical port. Any way to find this?
>> Have a look at the "-p" option to ethtool
> It would be useful (to me)  if I can use mac address instead of
> interface name in -p option.

"ifconfig -a" should give you the interfaces and hwaddr values.

   Les Mikesell
     lesmikesell at gmail.com