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Resolve unexpected interface name reordering
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Description

It is a recurring problem that on certain platforms ethernet interfaces will have changed associations: interface name <-> hw-id, after a reboot or upgrade. There has been active discussion regarding the problem recently, and consensus on a preliminary design to resolve the issue. This task will serve as meta-task for investigation and resolution.

An incomplete collection of related tasks:

https://phabricator.vyos.net/T291
https://phabricator.vyos.net/T577
https://phabricator.vyos.net/T1499
https://phabricator.vyos.net/T1671
https://phabricator.vyos.net/T2838

Details

Difficulty level
Unknown (require assessment)
Version
vyos-1.4
Why the issue appeared?
Will be filled on close
Is it a breaking change?
Unspecified (possibly destroys the router)
Issue type
Bug (incorrect behavior)

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