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Date:	Thu, 10 Jul 2014 10:17:17 +0200
From:	Tom Gundersen <>
Cc:, David Miller <>,
	David Herrmann <>,
	Kay Sievers <>, Tom Gundersen <>,
Subject: [PATCH v7 12/33] net: af_rose - set name assign type

A given number of indistinguishable interfaces are allocated at init time, so
consider their names predictable.

Signed-off-by: Tom Gundersen <>
 net/rose/af_rose.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/net/rose/af_rose.c b/net/rose/af_rose.c
index a85c1a0..5a6b150 100644
--- a/net/rose/af_rose.c
+++ b/net/rose/af_rose.c
@@ -1538,7 +1538,7 @@ static int __init rose_proto_init(void)
 		char name[IFNAMSIZ];
 		sprintf(name, "rose%d", i);
-		dev = alloc_netdev(0, name, NET_NAME_UNKNOWN, rose_setup);
+		dev = alloc_netdev(0, name, NET_NAME_PREDICTABLE, rose_setup);
 		if (!dev) {
 			printk(KERN_ERR "ROSE: rose_proto_init - unable to allocate memory\n");
 			rc = -ENOMEM;

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