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Re: "idled" the thing that wouldn't die

On Sat, 26 Dec 1998 19:46:27 -0500, Tom wrote:

>My current idea is to remark out the line which loads this thing at boot
>up.  I am not sure how to do that, or even which file I need to edit. 
>Any help is appreiciated.  Thanks

cd /etc/init.d
grep <daemon name> *

(IE, grep apache * will find all cases of apache)

>By the way, is it really necessary to reboot to turn of a daemon? 

ps auwx | grep <daemon-name>

    That will return the ps line for that daemon, then just kill or kill -9

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