Re: install daemon without starting it
On 2009-04-01 17:23 +0200, Jukka Salmi wrote:
> is it possible to install a daemon from a Debian package without having
> it automatically started afterwards?
Temporarily create an executable /usr/sbin/policy-rc.d that exits with a
value of 101, e.g. the following shell script:
This tells invoke-rc.d to disable all actions, see
> What I want to do is to install samba, but neither smbd nor nbmd
> should be started until I had a chance to edit smb.conf(5) manually...
Just don't forget to remove the policy-rc.d script afterwards.