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Old 07-15-2004, 06:07 PM   #1
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what is super-server deamon initd for?


basically the topic is my question. is it really nessecary for workstation?

Q2: do i really need to run fc-cache while going multiuser?

and maybe some other things that i can disable which i would not nead ....

thanks in advance

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Old 07-15-2004, 06:58 PM   #2
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If you want to be able to e.g. ssh or ftp into the workstation,
yes, I'd recommend leaving it on :)

Just makes x-fonts available, doesn't necessarily have to
run every time (I don't think but I may be wrong) ... you could
also give ldconfig on boot a miss if you can remember to
manually run it when you install new software ;)



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