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

]] Russell Stuart 

> As for *.link files, syntactically they like all systemd stuff are a
> huge improvement on what came before them.  But the old ugly udev rules
> have one thing over them - they provide hooks for scripts to cover
> cases they haven't thought of.  Scripts seem to be an anathema to the
> author's of systemd.  While that remains true they will never be able
> to replace udev rules in all cases.

Doesn't something like:

Description=My hook for foo.link



work to hook into when a link unit is activated?

(Or just a Wants and Before in the foo.link unit)

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