Re: How to disable services at startup... and keep them so.
On Wed, Dec 8, 2010 at 2:29 PM, shawn wilson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> You could always just remove the symlink under the rc#.d directory that you
> want to start (S) or stop (K) the service in.
> It's generally advised that you use update-rc.d to do this. However, IIRC
> this is the exact same thing that the command does (nothing more) so you
> should be fine.
Read the update-rc.d man page. Deleting the scripts manually (= not
with update-rc.d) isn't recommended.