Comment 25 for bug 183968

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On Fri, 2008-04-11 at 17:31 +0000, Gregory Oschwald wrote:

> Did you follow the workaround in the bug description? The bug fix does
> not help people who upgraded to Hardy before the bug was fixed. Please
> try the following:
>
> 1. sudo rm /etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules
> 2. Reboot
> /etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules should have been regenerated correctly.
>
Please do not give this advice.

The new udev package _WILL_ help people who upgraded to Hardy before the
upload, it corrects any existing rules file.

The above advice is wrong, and can cause people more problems that in
solves; the 70-persistent-net.rules file should never be deleted out of
hand.

Scott
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