Vyatta Network OS Documentation

Learn how to install, configure and operate the Vyatta NOS, which helps drive our virtual networking & physical platforms portfolio.

interfaces dataplane <interface-name> hardware mac <mac-address>

Binds a data plane interface to the vendor-assigned MAC address of a NIC.

set interfaces dataplane interface-name hardware mac mac-address
delete interfaces dataplane interface-name hardware mac mac-address
show interfaces dataplane interface-name hardware mac
interface-name
The name of a data plane interface. For more information about formats for the names of supported data plane interfaces, refer to Data Plane Interface.
mac-address
The MAC address of a NIC. The MAC address has the following format: h:h:h:h:h:h, where h is one or two hexadecimal digits.

Configuration mode


dataplane interface-name {
        hardware {
                mac mac-address
        }
}

Use the set form of this command to bind a data plane interface to the MAC address of a NIC.

Use the delete form of this command to unbind the data plane interface from the MAC address of a NIC.

Use the show form of this command to display the MAC address hardware-binding information for a data plane interface.