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Re: how to manage services ?

Paul Johnson wrote:
> debi@niit.edu.pk writes:
>>I am new to debina. I have certain services running like lpd rpc etc. In
>>RedHat there is a command chkconfig with which i can start/ top services
>>for certain run levels or completely stop it from running.
> Well, first off, you only have installed an extremely minimal base
> system plus anything you've chosen to install.  This isn't Hed Rat,
> Debian doesn't install a bunch of useless stuff by default.

That is *SO* not the point.  chkconfig is a simple way to turn on and
off at boot time the important services that you explicitly want to have
on.  It also provides a convenient overview of which ones are on and off
in which levels.

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