How to change the MAC Address in HPUX
Many customers need to change the MAC address of a LAN card due to the way a particular application works, or also sometimes because of the way it conflicts with a MAC address present on the same network.
In HPUX we have 2 options to change the MAC address:
1. Via the drivers configuration files. 2. Via lanadmin.
For the moment this document shows how to change it from lanadmin (which is not a permanent procedure and a reboot will clear the setting)
# lanadmin -A 0x080009bbbbbb 1 Old Station Address = 0x00306e46996c New Station Address = 0x080009bbbbbb