[CentOS] Using eth0 on desktops with single network interface

Thu Apr 19 19:45:50 UTC 2012
Scott Robbins <scottro at nyc.rr.com>

On Thu, Apr 19, 2012 at 03:24:01PM -0400, m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
> Scott Robbins wrote:
> >
> > What I do is this for an existing one.
> >
> > I change /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-whatever to ifcfg-eth0 (or
> > whatever it might be, e.g., eth0 and eth1).
> >


> And with all of that, do *not* forget to edit
> /etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules

Thank you Mark.  As I think I've said, I only did it on Fedora, and
interestingly enough, it doesn't have that file.  (Or any
persistent-net.rules in rules.d)

Scott Robbins
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