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Re: Many ports open by default

On Tue, May 01, 2001 at 12:22:47AM +1000, Craig Sanders wrote:

> On Sun, Apr 29, 2001 at 10:29:58PM -0600, Dwayne C. Litzenberger wrote:
> > I suspect it's already been discussed before, so I'll ask instead of
> > flaming.  (See!  I can learn!)
> many times before.
> > Why does a server automatically get run just because it's installed?
> because if you didn't want it to run, you wouldn't have installed it.
> if you want to install it but not run it, then edit the startup script.
> simple.

Or, rm /etc/rc?.d/S??package, and not have to worry about merging in future
changes to the init script.

 - mdz

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