[systemd-devel] network interface renaming via PCI ID w/ systemd-udevd

Matthew Hall mhall at mhcomputing.net
Thu Nov 12 10:13:28 PST 2015

On Thu, Nov 12, 2015 at 10:37:56AM +0100, Lennart Poettering wrote:
> Since time began eth* is where the kernel automatically picked iface
> names from. If you want to assign your own names go for some other
> namespace, or be prepared to race against the kernel, and deal with
> it.
> Lennart

Again, this logic worked well when the level of dynamism was lower.

But now the level of dynamism is higher and different principles should apply.

You aren't thinking very much about how it will work for newer users.


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