[CentOS] network interface question

Thu Oct 14 15:52:57 UTC 2010
Paras pradhan <pradhanparas at gmail.com>

It looks like when there are no ifcfg-* files , then the kernel
assigns some default logical names ( don;t know how and why), but if
we create ifcfg-ethx files then it overrides it. That should be ok (?)
i think.

One more question:

I have eight nics and its getting difficult to me which MAC id
represents which physical port. Any way to find this?


On Thu, Oct 14, 2010 at 3:53 AM, John Doe <jdmls at yahoo.com> wrote:
> From: Paras pradhan <pradhanparas at gmail.com>
>> I don't have ifcfg-eth1 in my /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts.
> Maybe try to have one and put:
>  ONBOOT=no
> JD
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