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Re: Naming of network devices - how to improve it in buster

]] Russell Stuart 

> It's not sysadmin's managing fleets of machines.  They need persistent
> names, but you rapidly go insane if the lan NIC isn't named "lan0" or
> something regardless of the machine your platform is running on.  So
> you end up dropping your own customer files in /etc/udev/rules.d
> anyway.  At least that's what I do.

FWIW, I've (almost) never done this.  I generally just use the provided
names and don't really care what they are as long as they don't jump

Tollef Fog Heen
UNIX is user friendly, it's just picky about who its friends are