turn off network manager in Ubuntu

Chris Jones christopher.rob.jones at cern.ch
Mon Apr 27 18:43:28 UTC 2009

On 27 Apr 2009, at 7:16PM, Rashkae wrote:

> hong zhang wrote:
>> Thanks for info. But may I just disable it instead remove it?
> Yes, but it's neither pretty nor supported
> Look in /etc/dbus-1/event.d where you will find the network manager
> startup scripts.  Move them somewhere else.

As you say this is ugly, and if you ever change your mind and want to  
re-enable NM, you will need to remember precisely how you crippled it...

Why not just complete remove it if you don't want it ? Seems the  
cleanest solution, and if you ever change your mind it is just an apt- 
get install away ...


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