ethernet Q

NoOp glgxg at
Tue Mar 17 18:58:58 UTC 2009

On 03/16/2009 08:03 PM, James Takac wrote:
> Hi Norberto
> On Tuesday 17 March 2009 12:37:17 Norberto Bensa wrote:
>> On Mon, Mar 16, 2009 at 11:25 PM, James Takac <p3nndrag0n at> wrote:
>> > Hi Guys
>> >
>> > I had a motherboard blow on a computer a few weeks back and finally got
>> > the system rebuilt with a new mobo. However the ethernet connection is
>> > now seen as eth1 instead of eth0 and on various reboots ubuntu is not
>> > seeing it at
>> sudo rm /etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules
>> sudo reboot
> Just gave it a go. It certainly has the interface back to being seen as eth0 
> which is what I'd expect being that it's the only interface physically there. 
> So far so good so I'll keep an eye on it to make sure there are no other 
> issues needing to be resolved.
> Thx
> James

Now reboot again and see if it sticks. You can also manually edit
/etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules - just make sure that you get
the mac address(') right if you do.

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