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NAMEIF(1) User Commands NAMEIF(1)

nameif - manual page for nameif 1.31.1

nameif [-s] [-c FILE] [IFNAME SELECTOR]...

BusyBox v1.31.1 (2020-04-30 13:38:01 EDT) multi-call binary.

Rename network interface while it in the down state. The device matched by SELECTOR is renamed to IFACE. SELECTOR can be a combination of:

driver=STRING bus=STRING phy_address=NUM [mac=]XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX

-c FILE Configuration file (default: /etc/mactab)

Log to syslog
April 2020 Fidelix 1.0