Tweaking my boot process

Colin Law clanlaw at
Sat Sep 5 19:56:29 UTC 2015

On 5 September 2015 at 18:37, Bill <bstanle at> wrote:
> Hi,
> This isn't a big problem but my boot process is a bit slow.  One thing that
> I noticed was that there were two successive starts of the SMB/CIFS  server.
> I assume this is Samba.  The first call is OK but the boot process takes
> while for the second start, which is redundant.  What file do I have to edit
> to comment out the second call.  Also I would like to comment out the
> unnessary services such as the bluetooth server (I don't use any bluetooth
> devices ???) and the Virtualbox additions and anything related to
> VirtualBox.

First tell us which version of Ubuntu you are running, as the advice
will depend on whether it uses upstart or systemd.


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