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From arrc...@cosmic.net.au
Subject RE: logging MAC address of the client machines
Date Thu, 21 Feb 2002 22:23:06 GMT
Hi,
Theres a website which you can visit which is able to get your mac address
just by visiting their site..

Surely its possible if they can do this?

Regards
Dave


On Thu, 21 Feb 2002, George Gallen wrote:

> Not just the same subnet, but the same physical network.
> That is if the client can send the packet to you without going
> through any routers (hub and switches in general won't obstruct
> the MAC address).
>
> If you are talking about packets from the internet, then no way,
> the MAC of your firewall/router will be what you get, or the MAC
> of the router that last handled the packet before it got to your
> computer if you didn't have a hardware firewall.
>
> George
>
> >-----Original Message-----
> >From: Saqib.N.Ali@seagate.com [mailto:Saqib.N.Ali@seagate.com]
> >Sent: Thursday, February 21, 2002 11:41 AM
> >To: users@httpd.apache.org
> >Subject: RE: logging MAC address of the client machines
> >
> >
> >
> >Unfortunately they are all not on the same subnet :(
> >
> >Saqib Ali
> >=======================
> >Organic Document: Living and evolving document
> >For more information on Organic Documents visit
> >http://gcs.seagate.com/scripts/wiki/
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >                    George Gallen
> >
> >                    <ggallen@slac        To:
> >"'users@httpd.apache.org'" <users@httpd.apache.org>
> >                    kinc.com>            cc:
> >
> >                                         Subject:     RE:
> >logging MAC address of the client machines
> >                    02/21/2002
> >
> >                    08:28 AM
> >
> >                    Please
> >
> >                    respond to
> >
> >                    users
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >Are the clients on the same network as the server? If not
> >you will only get the MAC addresses of the router that is
> >forwarding you the packets.
> >
> >George
> >
> >>-----Original Message-----
> >>From: Saqib.N.Ali@seagate.com [mailto:Saqib.N.Ali@seagate.com]
> >>Sent: Thursday, February 21, 2002 11:27 AM
> >>To: users@httpd.apache.org
> >>Subject: logging MAC address of the client machines
> >>
> >>
> >>Hi,
> >>Is there a way to log the MAC address of the client machines
> >>connecting to
> >>the Apache server?
> >>
> >>Thanks
> >>Saqib Ali
> >>=======================
> >>Organic Document: Living and evolving document
> >>For more information on Organic Documents visit
> >>http://www.stonebeat.org
> >>
> >>
> >>
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