Lesson 5

Dates: 2/15/2017
Linux networking
Linux System Administration


Exercises: setting conventional NIC names


  • Start kvm3 VM:
    virsh start kvm3
    
  • Login to console of kvm3:
    virsh console kvm3
    
  • On the VM, edit /etc/default/grub. Change the line from:
    GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX=""
    
    to
    GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX="net.ifnames=0 biosdevname=0"
    
    Run command
    update-grub
    
    Edit file /etc/network/interfaces and change ens3 for eth0
    Reboot kvm3

  • When the system boots up, command ifconfig -a should show Ethernet interface eth0.


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