Incorrect MAC Address in ARP Table (Doc ID 1662938.1)

Last updated on JUNE 19, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Incorrect MAC Address In ARP Table.

ARP Table shows 1 MAC address assigned to different servers.

[root@ ~]# arp -a |grep -e xxx.xx -e xxx.xx -e xxx.xx
billrs2 (xx.xx.xx.xx) at 6c:3b:e5:a2:dd:6a [ether] on bond0
billrs1 (xx.xx.xx.xx) at 6c:3b:e5:a2:dd:6b[ether] on bond0
? (xx.xx.xx.xx) at 6c:3b:e5:a2:dd:6e [ether] on bond0

Changes

 None.

Cause

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