How to get the local mac address?

mwilliams mwilliams at mgreg.com
Thu Dec 15 17:02:45 CET 2005


Well, that kinda depends on what you want the MAC Address of.  Personally (on Unix systems) I 
simply read from a popen('ifconfig') and use a regular expression to parse out the mac address.  
Works perfectly.

Just my 2¢,
Michael




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