"Trey Morris" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes: > You can do 1 of two things here. > 1. you can apt-get remove packagename > or > 2. go to /etc/rc2.d and remove the symlink > > debian boots to initlevel 2 by default > > Trey Yes, but that's not the best way :) $ update-rc.d -f xdm remove Or whatever you want to disable in place of xdm. If you need to find name of the service to disable, go to /etc/init.d. They are all there. Peter.