[Fwd: Config Network Setting]
lunixer at gmail.com
Mon Sep 29 16:14:20 UTC 2008
On Mon, Sep 29, 2008 at 7:05 AM, <edwardspl at ita.org.mo> wrote:
> Dear All,
> I just found a message for /var/log/messages :
> kernel : udev: renamed network interface eth0 to eth1
> So, how to solve this problem ?
In a previous reply you said:
"For 8139too driver, it is a network interface PCI card
For r8169 driver, it is attached to the motherboard "
I have seen before that the OS will change the device if you have a PCI and
a built-in NIC. If you unplug the PCI NIC, the built-in NIC becomes
eth0. With the
PCI NIC plugged in, the built-in NIC becomes eth1 and the PCI becomes eth0.
Try unplugging the PCI NIC to check whether this is the case with your
machine; take note of the MAC address with the ifconfig command to track
which one is which.
I have not understood why this happens though. Maybe someone can shed some
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