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// Copyright 2017 Google Inc. All rights reserved.
// Use of this source code is governed by a BSD-style
// license that can be found in the LICENSE file.
// +build !js
package uuid
import "net"
var interfaces []net.Interface // cached list of interfaces
// getHardwareInterface returns the name and hardware address of interface name.
// If name is "" then the name and hardware address of one of the system's
// interfaces is returned. If no interfaces are found (name does not exist or
// there are no interfaces) then "", nil is returned.
//
// Only addresses of at least 6 bytes are returned.
func getHardwareInterface(name string) (string, []byte) {
if interfaces == nil {
var err error
interfaces, err = net.Interfaces()
if err != nil {
return "", nil
}
}
for _, ifs := range interfaces {
if len(ifs.HardwareAddr) >= 6 && (name == "" || name == ifs.Name) {
if setNodeID(ifs.HardwareAddr) {
ifname = ifs.Name
return ifname, nodeID
}
}
}
return "", nil
}