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Re: Nmap labeled ethernet address problem
From: Fyodor <fyodor () insecure org>
Date: Tue, 6 May 2008 15:26:56 -0700
On Tue, Apr 29, 2008 at 10:08:32PM -0700, Benson wrote:
I looked into it a few days ago and came to a fairly similar conclusion,
but wasn't confident enough in it to say anything to the mailing list.
But, everything I found agreed with what Kris said. I also noticed that
if you set an interface alias to something that doesn't start with
"ifname:" the ifconfig tool completely pukes.
Thanks, Kris and Benson. If even ifconfig can't handle it, Nmap
shouldn't be expected to IMHO. I sent a link to this thread to the
Debian folks, since this issue was originally opened on their bug
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