Linked by Hadrien Grasland on Tue 25th Jan 2011 14:23 UTC, submitted by Debjit
Fedora Core "Fedora developer, Matt Domsch, has announced that Fedora 15 is breaking the conventional ethX naming scheme used for Ethernet devices by adopting a new scheme called Consistent Network Device Naming."
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RE[2]: Why?
by rexstuff on Tue 25th Jan 2011 18:35 UTC in reply to "RE: Why?"
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But most systems already do this automatically. Check out your /etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules

It seems to me that Fedora has come up with a more complicated solution to an already-solved problem. A minor, but needless additional fragmentation of Linux user space consistency.

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