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Bug#475310: ipw3945d: clear udev rules after remove

reassign 475310 udev

On Wed, Apr 09, 2008 at 03:13:03PM -0700, hedges wrote:
> Cannot upgrade to iwl3945/iwlwifi without removing 
> /etc/udev/rules.d/z25_persistent-net.rules, which will be regenerated, 
> otherwise udev leaves interface as wlan0_rename in a half-zombie 
> state that keeps network-manager from running scripts appropriately.  So
> the purge rules for this package should clear that file and recommend
> reboot, or edit that file appropriately to remove the entry inserted by
> udev when ipw3945 is loaded.  See Bug#465471.  Thank you. 

ipw3945 didn't create that file; this should be handled in udev, which needs
to be able to correct the rules there that are only compatible with old

There is a corresponding (release-critical) bug in Ubuntu about this issue;
please see <https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/udev/+bug/183968>.

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