Fedora 15, new and exciting plans (biosdevname)

Jon Masters jonathan at jonmasters.org
Tue Nov 16 14:36:20 UTC 2010

On Tue, 2010-11-16 at 09:32 -0500, Jon Masters wrote:

> I've had a few off-list conversations with various community members
> about this. One thing that came up was that the alternative namespace is
> necessary, but also that "lom" is a sub-optimal choice. One idea that
> did come up was simply to call them "net" (net0, etc.) or perhaps "net"
> followed by another letter like "netm" or something. To avoid
> bikeshedding this to death though, I think Matt's "lom" naming is fine
> for the moment unless we happen to all agree on something else.

Just to add, if something like "net" were used, you'd still need an
extra letter to distinguish between "LOM" and others since the initial
focus is only on LOM and you don't want to create a new namespace only
to have to do so again later on.


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