Re: 2.6 kernel network interface assignment order
On Do, Jan 29, 2004 at 02:22:28 -0500, Eric Sproul <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I am having a weird problem and I don't know if it's my config or
> something about the 2.6 kernel. In a machine with two integrated NICs
> (Penguin Relion 125), the 2.6 kernel reverses the assignment order of
> the physical interfaces to eth0 & eth1. Such that my
> /etc/network/interfaces configs end up on the wrong device.
This occasionally happens with new kernel releases.
> Has anyone else seen this, know why it happens? Is there a fix, other
> than physically swapping the cables (which isn't always practical when
> working on machines in remote datacenters)?
Swap your configuration...