[SATLUG] Ubuntu Init Levels

mark mark at kandm-solutions.com
Mon Nov 14 12:47:44 CST 2011


On Mon, 2011-11-14 at 11:24 -0600, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> 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

I think he just needed to know how to prevent the X server from starting
automatically in Ubuntu.




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