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Re: in /etc/network/interfaces: "auto" vs "allow-hotplug"




On Tuesday 26 September 2017 09:21:47 Greg Wooledge wrote:

> On Tue, Sep 26, 2017 at 02:38:37AM -0700, Rick Thomas wrote:
> > # The primary network interface
> > auto enP1p3s15f0
> > iface enP1p3s15f0 net dhcp
>
> As Pascal noted, the word before "dhcp" should be "inet".
>
No Greg, the word "net" s/b "inet".

> > I had to change “allow-hotplug” to “auto” to get it to come up on
> > reboot: root@macpro:~# diff /etc/network/interfaces.ORIG
> > /etc/network/interfaces 11c11
> > < allow-hotplug enP1p3s15f0
> > ---
> >
> > > auto enP1p3s15f0
>
> Looks good.
>
> > If there’s some place that’s mistakenly expecting a name like
> > “eth0”, where might it be located?
>
> A locally created script (especially one that does firewall stuff),
> or a third party package.


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