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Can i get mac address by using Applets

A Chauhan
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Joined: Nov 21, 2006
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Dear all,
I am planning to write a licensing module which will validate the mac address of a system. For that i want to know can i get the mac address of a system by using applets.

thanks in advance
Ulf Dittmer
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Java can't access low-level details like this without resorting to native code using the JNI API. And since you can't ship an applet with native libraries, this won't work.
 
Consider Paul's rocket mass heater.
 
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