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Werk #10493: lnx_if: Use MAC address from command 'ip' if the command 'ethtool' is not available

ComponentHW/SW-Inventory
Titlelnx_if: Use MAC address from command 'ip' if the command 'ethtool' is not available
Date2019-11-07 11:00:00
Checkmk EditionCheckmk Raw Edition (CRE)
Checkmk Version1.6.0p6,1.7.0i1,1.5.0p24
LevelTrivial Change
ClassBug Fix
CompatibilityCompatible - no manual interaction needed

If 'ethtool' is not installed or not available then the HW/SW inventory does not inventorize MAC addresses of interfaces. In above case we use 'link/ether' from command 'ip'.