Replacement motherboard, renumbered NICs and dvd drives?
philsf79 at gmail.com
Fri Feb 29 19:17:59 UTC 2008
On Wed 27 Feb 2008 19:05:22 NoOp wrote:
> On 02/27/2008 08:09 AM, Adam Funk wrote:
> > On 2008-02-25, NoOp wrote:
> >> You can safely edit and/or delete in
> >> /etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules
> > Since udev automatically adds things to the 70-persistent-cd.rules and
> > 70-persistent-net.rules files, could I just delete all the entries and
> > let it automatically re-introduce the current devices with the
> > "zeroth" names (eth0, cdrom, dvdrw, etc.)?
> > Would I need to restart udev or otherwise nudge it?
> No. If you delete all they do not get regenerated (at least in net.rules):
Sure they do. Quoting from /etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules:
# Entries are automatically added by the 75-persistent-net-generator.rules
# file; however you are also free to add your own entries.
Adam, you can simply delete all entries, and restart udev.
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