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Re: P.S. Re: Debian 9 in a VM with Proxmox 5 system

md@xxxxxxxx (Marco d'Itri) writes:
> On Jul 10, Adam Borowski <kilobyte@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> Predictability is important, thus let's actually have _predictable_
>> interface names.  The kernel default, eth0 and wlan0, is good enough for
>> most users, why not keep that?  Even just ignoring the issue completely
> Because you cannot know how many interfaces a system has until all of 
> them will have appeared.

Just like you cannot know how many PCI buses a system has until all of
them have appeared.  But depending on the faulty assumption that PCI bus
numbers are static is apparently good enough for most users?

Yes, it *is* definitely a dead horse your are beating here. There is no
such thing as predictable network names.  Continuing to pretend
otherwise will not move this discussion forward.