[svlug] How to stop X from starting automatically?

hvrietsc@myrealbox.com hvrietsc at myrealbox.com
Thu Jul 18 08:34:30 PDT 2002


edit /etc/inittab and change line to read

id:3:initdefault:

On Thu, Jul 18, 2002 at 12:52:46AM -0700, Daevid Vincent wrote:
> I am wondering how to prevent X-windows from starting up when I boot my
> server. I looked at the run levels and didn't see something obvious. The
> machine is mainly just a server for web pages/mysql, so I don't need X
> running 80% of the time. When I do, I'll "startx" or something manually.
> 
> Is there a GUI that has some button to dissable X from starting. I
> thought I saw something like that at one time, but can't find it in
> gnome or kde. Or mebbe something as simple as commenting out a line or
> moving a file?
> 
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