Does 'ifcfg-eth0.bak' file load at the boot time ?

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • When invesitgate files in /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts directory, there is file named 'ifcfg-eth0.bak' .

  • The file has the option ' ONBOOT=yes'.

  • Does this file configuration activate at the boot time ?


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

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