Re: Ethernet interface numbering in etch
Florian Weimer <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> * Russ Allbery:
>> There's actually some stuff in udev or some related package to deal
>> with this, but I can't ever seem to find it when I need it. I think
>> this is actually a documentation bug more than a functionality bug; we
>> just need a better guide on how to do it. You can, somehow, assign
>> persistant device name mappings by MAC address.
> Actually, udev does this automatically. John's complaint is that this
> process doesn't reuse existing slots freed by hardware changes.
Yeah, sorry, I completely misunderstood the original problem.
Russ Allbery (email@example.com) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>