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 From:  Lee Sharp <leesharp at hal dash pc dot org>
 Cc:  Monowall Support List <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] WAN "not transmitting MAC address"
 Date:  Wed, 07 Nov 2007 14:57:21 -0600
Forest Bond wrote:
> Hi,
> One of our customers called today saying that, after a power loss and subsequent
> power-on, a box running m0n0wall is having issues coming back online.  His ISP
> told him that they are seeing traffic from the box, but that it is "not
> transmitting a MAC address", and the traffic is consequently dying at their
> router.

I have seen this on other routers when it is spoofing a mac address and 
it looses the mac address it is spoofing.  Make sure it is not set to 
spoof mac, and get a hard reboot.  You might also try flipping ports in 
the config and see of the problem follows the settings or the card.