On Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at 3:29:48 PM UTC-4, Vince Skahan wrote:
> I've been on the other end of unpredictable ethernet naming, where some 
> kernel updates changed which nic was eth0 vs. eth1 in an embedded system 
> that I couldn't mess with.  Something about PCI bus ordering changed, if I 
> remember things correctly, so FWIW having stable names cross reboots and 
> hardware mods to me is a good thing.

your points are valid, and i agree that stable names are a good thing.  i 
just really do not like the way ubuntu (or the upstream systemd) do their 

cmon does, in fact, read /proc/net/dev to get the names.


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