[CentOS] EXTERNAL: Re: turning off udev for eth0

Les Mikesell lesmikesell at gmail.com
Thu Jan 5 17:57:36 UTC 2012

On Thu, Jan 5, 2012 at 7:58 AM, Massey, Ricky <ricky.massey at lmco.com> wrote:
> We use the following from a kickstart script using the PCI bus location for the NICs:
> echo "ID==\"0000:04:04.0\", NAME=\"eth0\"" >> /etc/udev/rules.d/70-netrename.rules
> echo "ID==\"0000:05:00.0\", NAME=\"eth0\"" >> /etc/udev/rules.d/70-netrename.rules
> echo "ID==\"0000:05:01.0\", NAME=\"eth0\"" >> /etc/udev/rules.d/70-netrename.rules

That looks like what I need, but I don't understand it.  Is there any
documentation for how that stuff works, or can you elaborate?  And if
you do that, can you remove the HWADDR entries from the ifcfg-eth?
files and have them stick to the right devices?

  Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at gmail.com

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