[packman] broadcom-* package (wl module) makes systemd-udev crazy breaking the ifnames

Olaf Hering olaf at aepfle.de
Mon Feb 6 08:46:56 CET 2017

On Fri, Feb 03, Daniel Pecka wrote:

> systemd ppl say it's problem of our suse systemd-udev, that we don't follow
> upstream defaults in order to keep inane backword compatibility and kernel
> guys says, it's clearly the problem of wl module forcefully binding to eth0
> (shall be - and always was wlan0)

You are the first one who reports this. Looks like an upstream bug.

src/wl/sys/wl_linux.c:218:#define BRCM_WLAN_IFNAME eth%d

I wonder what will break if this gets changed to wlan%d.

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