biosdevname.x86_64 on CentOS 8 / RHEL 8

Last updated: September 27,2022

1. Install biosdevname.x86_64 package

This guide covers the steps necessary to install biosdevname.x86_64 package:

sudo dnf makecache
sudo dnf install biosdevname.x86_64

2. Uninstall / Remove biosdevname.x86_64 package

Learn how to uninstall biosdevname.x86_64 package:

sudo dnf remove biosdevname.x86_64
sudo dnf autoremove

3. Details of biosdevname.x86_64 package

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Installed Packages
Name : biosdevname
Version : 0.7.3
Release : 2.el8
Architecture : x86_64
Size : 67 k
Source : biosdevname-0.7.3-2.el8.src.rpm
Repository : @System
From repo : anaconda
Summary : Udev helper for naming devices per BIOS names
License : GPLv2
Description : biosdevname in its simplest form takes a kernel device name as an
: argument, and returns the BIOS-given name it "should" be. This is necessary
: on systems where the BIOS name for a given device (e.g. the label on
: the chassis is "Gb1") doesn't map directly and obviously to the kernel
: name (e.g. eth0).