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Old 05-17-2004, 12:42 AM   #1
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edit startup applications

where is the list of applications that are started automatically upon login? i currently have synaptic and evolution start every time i log in, and would like to take them off of this list. thanks in advance.
Old 05-17-2004, 12:50 AM   #2
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I hope this helps

find / -name services


Sample: vi /etc/services

Old 05-17-2004, 01:19 AM   #3
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More likely, look through /etc/rc5.d

This is the directory that's run when you boot. The 'S' prefix means startup, the 'K' prefix means kill, for when you shutdown. If you're booting into the command line, it would be the /etc/rc3.d directory (or similar)
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thanks scott, i'll give that a look when i get home.


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