Yep, names like p4p1 are soooo much better than eth0 :-(

Robert Myers rbmyersusa at
Thu Oct 13 01:35:13 UTC 2011

On Wed, Oct 12, 2011 at 8:45 PM, Thomas Dineen <tdineen at> wrote:

>      Maybe we need to have Forum like this one where we discuss
> and approve these changes before they are implemented?

Forget it.  Computer software types understand neither physics nor
mathematics, nor, for the most part, how computers actually work.

In order for this sub-species to survive emotionally, it is necessary
for them to have control over something.  Since they don't understand
anything they don't control arbitrarily, arbitrary changes are the
price we pay for the services of these geniuses.


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