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Re: [SLUG] Optus Cable
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- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Optus Cable
- From: "Stuart Guthrie @ SLUG" <slug@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed Oct 16 08:31:03 2002
> > How are they keeping track of user data if the hostname is no longer
> > required to obtain a DHCP lease?
> > Unless they can snarf some sort of data from the DOCSIS modem...
> The MAC address of the NIC.
Does this mean for a $30 investment for an extra NIC you can 2x your
Maybe they're also tracking info in the cable modem via a query?