[systemd-devel] RFC: Predictable Network Interface Names

Jan Engelhardt jengelh at inai.de
Tue Feb 12 00:07:00 PST 2013

On Monday 2013-01-07 23:29, Lennart Poettering wrote:
>For your example the new code would pick a name of "enp0s0d0", i.e. for
>pci bus 0, slot 0, and dev_id 0.

Is it Solaris time yet? enp0s0d0, that's just like c0t0d0s0. And
next, we'll have "/pci at 0/pci at 0/pci at 1/pci at 0/pci at 2/network at 0,1" as
interface names, save for a too-short IFNAMSIZ issue  :-p

(Don't ask me why Sun likes to cascade PCI bridges so much.)

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