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Re: [SLE] Changing eth1 to eth0
  • From: Per Jessen <per@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 05 Jul 2006 16:38:42 +0200
  • Message-id: <e8giti$odc$2@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Rui Santos wrote:

> I've installed OpenSuSE 10.1, with one NIC. It was assigned the
> 'eth0' name to network device as it should be.
> Now, I've replaced the NIC with another one and, it has the 'eth1'
> name on the network device. I've tried to delete it with YaST and set
> it up again with no success. Is there any way to change the network
> interface name? I do not use NetworkManager.

Edit /etc/udev/rules.d/30-net_persistent_names.rules and swap the names.

/Per Jessen, Z├╝rich

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