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Re: Ethernet interface numbering in etch

Florian Weimer <fw@deneb.enyo.de> 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 (rra@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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