How to Install biosdevname in Ubuntu 18.04

Install biosdevname by entering the following commands in the terminal:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install biosdevname


apply BIOS-given names to network devices

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). . This also works as a straight udev rule, which is provided. . Home Page:

Version: 0.4.1-0ubuntu10

Section: universe/misc