interface renaming (was: Re: Moving towards NetworkManager)

Josef Wolf jw at
Fri Jul 29 19:39:27 UTC 2016

On Fri, Jul 29, 2016 at 11:05:36AM -0400, Paul Smith wrote:
> On Fri, 2016-07-29 at 14:08 +0200, Ralf Mardorf wrote:
> > If you have several devices, or you connect and disconnect USB
> > network devices, it's likely more tricky.
> The real problem is trying to use things like puppet etc. to configure
> lots of systems, if they all use arbitrary different names for eth0.
> Especially if they all were configured to use eth0 before.


Josef Wolf
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