Re: Feedback needed: How to disable services at startup... and keep them so.
On Tue, Dec 7, 2010 at 2:35 PM, Camaleón <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Tue, 07 Dec 2010 10:51:11 -0600, Arthur Machlas wrote:
>> I'd definitely hold off on the bug report. I think you should look at
>> the lsb headers of the network-manager script in /etc/init.d and change
>> them to stop on all levels, start on none, then run "insserv" without
>> any arguments to again disable network-manager. If this isn't a future
>> proof method of disabling it then there is definitley a problem in that
>> packages update maintenance scripts.
> Are you suggesting to manually edit the "/etc/init.d/network-manager"
> script header to fit my needs? Correct me if I'm wrong, but I expect this
> file (as any file located here) can be updated at any time and so
> replacing any of the customized values I can have written in there :-?
You also have to run "insserv -r ..." to remove the rcX.d start symlinks.