Name the interface

Published: Wednesday, Dec 26, 2007 Last modified: Monday, Aug 3, 2020

You might want to ensure nameif is on your system beforehand:

hendry@scrooge-15:/etc/network$ cat interfaces

auto lo eth0

iface lo inet loopback

# should be the intel e100

iface eth0 inet dhcp
pre-up nameif eth0 00:09:6B:D0:A0:61