Fedora 15, new and exciting plans (biosdevname)

Matt Domsch Matt_Domsch at dell.com
Sun Nov 14 02:34:54 UTC 2010

On Fri, Nov 12, 2010 at 09:35:54AM -0700, Kevin Fenzi wrote:
> Greetings. 
> Fedora 14 was a pretty relaxing and stable release. I'm thinking that
> Fedora 15 may be much more exciting. ;) 

biosdevname installed by default, used in the installer and at runtime
to rename Dell and HP server onboard NICs from non-deterministic
"ethX" to clearly labeled "lomX" matching the chassis silkscreen.


Exciting, not really.  Necessary, absolutely!


Matt Domsch
Technology Strategist
Dell | Office of the CTO

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