[SATLUG] stumped

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Tue Feb 25 10:59:14 CST 2014


Steev Klimaszewski wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 5, 2013 at 10:54 PM, Steev Klimaszewski <threeway at gmail.com>wrote:
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>> On Thu, Dec 5, 2013 at 10:20 PM, Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com>wrote:
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>>> Steev Klimaszewski wrote:
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>>>   You can also just add 'net.ifrenames=0'  to the kernel cmdline to keep
>>>> the
>>>> ethX and wlanX naming scheme.
>>>>
>>>
>>> Interesting.  Where is that documented?  I did a grep through the source
>>> of both the kernel and systemd for ifrename and got only one hit in a
>>> comment in one network driver.
>>>
>>> Is it specific to a particular distro?
>>>
>>>
> Hey Bruce,
>
> Due to the 209/210 releases of systemd being released, I just re-read the
> wiki and noticed, it's documented on
> http://www.freedesktop.org/wiki/Software/systemd/PredictableNetworkInterfaceNames/-
> I typo'd - it's net.ifnames=0 - and it's been there since udev 199.
> It's
> #4 under the heading "I don't like this, how do I disable this?"

Thanks.  A look at the source for 208 and 210 shows that being handled 
differently, but it should work in either case.  I'll test it out.

   -- Bruce



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