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[ubuntu] can I fake MAC address on boot Ubuntu server 12.04.1 LTS

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http://ubuntuforums.org – Good morning, I'm new here and not a native speaker, so please bear with me and my English. What I want to do: I want to replace my openSUSE server by an Ubuntu server 12.04.1 LTS. My Internet provider does MAC filtering and only distributes DHCP IP addresses if the connecting machine has the MAC address stored in his table. If have done this long time ago with a Debian server (ifconfig pre-up) and do it on the openSUSE server (LLADDR) now, but have not been able to do it on Ubuntu. For testing purpose I set up virtualBox on my Ubuntu desktop and installed a virtual server there. Than I add ()