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Mini Network Port IDs

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Last Modified 2022-02-25 13:42 EST

The network ports on a TrueNAS Mini are identified differently based on what software is installed.

TrueNAS CORE utilizes driver information and enumeration to assign an interface name.

ComponentNamingInterfacesCore

TrueNAS SCALE uses PCI location to assign an interface name.

ComponentNamingInterfacesSCALE

By default, a TrueNAS Mini with CORE installed identifies its network ports with ix followed by a number. With SCALE, eno followed by a number.

This table lists the default identification for each Mini model and any add-on networking cards that have been qualified for use with a Mini.

ModelCORE/Enterprise InstalledSCALE Installed
EPort 0: ix0Port 0: enp3s0f0
Port 1: ix1Port 1: enp3s0f1
Port 2: ix2Port 2: enp5s0f0
Port 3: ix3Port 3: enp5s0f0
XPort 0: ix0Port 0: enp3s0f0
Port 1: ix1Port 1: enp3s0f1
Port 2: ix2Port 2: enp5s0f0
Port 3: ix3Port 3: enp5s0f0
X+Port 0: ix0Port 0: eno1
Port 1: ix1Port 1: eno2
XL+Port 0: ix0Port 0: eno1
Port 1: ix1Port 1: eno2