troubleshooting Question

Preventative Measure: MAC Address duplication on VMware

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Humphrey Legend asked on
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Hi all,

We've had a couple of our VMs with a duplicate MAC-Addresses.
Work Around: Shutdown the VM, set MAC-Address to manual and back to auto, this generates a new MAC time to time.
Is the issue caused by deploying from a Template that has NIC or is there a bug?
>Would removing the NIC from the template be a permanent solution?
>Well, I am trying to figure out how would OTV-EDGE not prevent this from happening across site or even locally for that matter, is the problem on VMware, 'am a bit puzzled.

Thanks
Humphrey_Legend
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