Bug 1284065 - Add ifrename.service
Add ifrename.service
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: wireless-tools (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Lubomir Rintel
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2015-11-20 12:10 EST by nucleo
Modified: 2015-11-20 12:15 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2015-11-20 12:15:21 EST
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Description nucleo 2015-11-20 12:10:20 EST
Description of problem:
Service for renaming interfaces according to rules stored in /etc/iftab can be useful. Here example of ifrename.service unit file


[Unit]
Description=Rename network interfaces according to /etc/iftab
Wants=network.target
Before=network.target

[Service]
Type=oneshot
ExecStart=/usr/sbin/ifrename

[Install]
WantedBy=multi-user.target



Also /etc/iftab config file with commented examples from 'man iftab' can be added.
Comment 1 Lubomir Rintel 2015-11-20 12:15:21 EST
Please just set a NAME= attribute with an udev rule.

It provides a superset of the ifrename functionality without a need for an extra service.

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