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Re: new problem - networking is strange



In <200904042356.01172.reidac@bellatlantic.net>, Andrew Reid wrote:
>  Not only did I get confused and send a redundant message, I can
>now confirm that it's not fixed in lenny.

That because it is not a bug, it is a feature and it is working as designed.

It is/was broken on my system since both of my network cards get random MAC 
addresses on each boot (hardware issue best I can tell), but it is easily 
fixed by writing a couple of udev rules to assign eth0 and eth1 by PCI address 
instead of MAC address.

>  The file is /etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules.

It is generated by 75-persistent-net-generator.rules.
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