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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by foregam on Wed 26th Jan 2011 15:44 UTC
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I think BSD got this one right: just use the driver's name and add a number at the end. Perhaps this too would need persistence rules though. If only the .config format were a bit closer to BSD's and provided a way to hardwire a device name-bus address pair...

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