Re: Feedback needed: How to disable services at startup... and keep them so.
On 2010-12-07 17:21 +0100, Camaleón wrote:
> A month ago, I disabled Network Manager service in my Squeeze system so
> it doesn't run on start up. I wanted to keep NM installed (just in case)
> but preferred to use the old "ifup" network setup method.
> So I issued "update-rc.d network-manager remove" and also disabled gnome
> NM applet from being started.
You should use "update-rc.d network-manager disable" instead. See