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[Bug 1792] New: Unable to change mac address of vif in Dom0

Summary: Unable to change mac address of vif in Dom0
Product: Xen
Version: unstable
Platform: x86-64
OS/Version: Linux
Status: NEW
Severity: normal
Priority: P2
Component: Hypervisor

I am trying to do the following sequence to a vif created by a guest domain
from dom0.

ifconfig vif1.0 down
ifconfig vif1.0 hw ether 00:80:48:BA:d1:30
ifconfig vif1.0 up

However the second operation produces SIOCSIFHWADDR: Operation not supported.

I am able to do this to the real hardware interfaces without problem.

I have xen 4.1.1 compiled from source, and dom0 from source following this

I this specific to me, or a general problem?

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