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Jim Willsher
2004-04-22, 06:53
Doh! Guess I need to go and RTFM :-))



----- Original Message ---------------

Subject: [slim] MAC Address Question
From: "Chris Brooking" <chris.brooking (AT) d-cubed (DOT) co.uk>
Date: Thu, 22 Apr 2004 14:37:47 +0100
To: "Slim Devices Discussion" <discuss (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com>

>Hi Jim,
>The SB has TWO MAC addresses, one for LAN, one for WLAN. They differ by
>one! I think the server always reports the LAN one.
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Jim Willsher [mailto:jim (AT) jimwillsher (DOT) co.uk]
>> Sent: 22 April 2004 13:52
>> To: discuss (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
>> Subject: [slim] MAC Address Question
>> Hi all,
>> Sorry, me again. Last question for the day! It's not a life-or-death
>> either.
>> I've setup MAC-address access-limits on my WLAN to restrict access to
>> certain addresses. I have authorised access to MAC address
>> XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:C1 on the WLAN (A NetGear WG602), and everything works
>> perfectly. But...the SlimServer software tells me that it's talking to
>> player on MAC XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:C0. A different address! Is this an error
>> the part of the Netgear or the SlimServer - or me?
>> Thanks all,
>> Jim