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Oracle Linux 7: How to modify Network Interface names (Doc ID 2080965.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 7.0 and later
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On Oracle Linux 7, a new naming scheme is introduced, check details.

For instance:

This document describes how to revert to legacy naming scheme with Network Interface names as eth0, eth1, etc.



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