stop postfix on U14.04?

Brandon Tomlinson brandon.tomlinson at RACKSPACE.COM
Tue Nov 17 22:48:13 UTC 2015


Howdy!

‘sudo update-rc.d -f postfix remove’

That should remove it from the run level stuff.

-Brandon, out!




On 11/17/15, 4:44 PM, "ubuntu-users-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com on behalf of Dave Stevens" <ubuntu-users-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com on behalf of geek at uniserve.com> wrote:

>I want to stop postfix on my U14.04 system. I can "sudo service  
>postfix stop" and that works fine. But a problem is that AC power is  
>flaky. I'm working on that separately but in the meantime postfix  
>restarts when power cycles. I've looked for and found ways to remove  
>postfix but that's overkill - all I want is to prevent it from running  
>even through power cycles until explicitly restarted.
>
>Can anyone refer me to a man page or tutorial on that?
>
>TIA!
>
>Dave
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