[SATLUG] Ubuntu Init Levels

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Mon Nov 14 11:24:40 CST 2011

mark wrote:
> On Mon, 2011-11-14 at 09:43 -0600, Dylan Nelson wrote:
>> I know back and forth how to change the fedora/rhel/centos init levels so I
>> can start from the console instead of the X system. How do I do this from
>> /within Ubuntu? I am getting input over load from Google searches and the
>> conclusive statement seems to be the same : "Uninstall Ubuntu" (lol).
>> Any quick howto?
>> Dylan
> update-rc.d is the command that will allow to control startup
> priorities. It is somewhat like checkconfig in red-hat type systems but
> not quite as straight forward.
> update-rc.d -f gdm3 remove
> may do what you want
> update-rc.d gdm3 defaults 

What is the problem that systemd/upstart were trying to fix again?

   -- Bruce

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