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by patrickwasp
Fri Nov 16, 2012 8:09 am
Forum: Ubuntu
Topic: cannot disable DHCP/DNS servers
Replies: 18
Views: 6659

Re: cannot disable DHCP/DNS servers

OK, that worked. I'm still surpirsed that a professional distro doesn't have a command to enable/disable services at boot. something like this would be great: service dhcpserver start|stop|restart|disable|enable|status Or even better a GUI system panel made by ubuntu to do this stuff. Is there a sim...
by patrickwasp
Thu Nov 15, 2012 1:40 pm
Forum: Ubuntu
Topic: cannot disable DHCP/DNS servers
Replies: 18
Views: 6659

Re: cannot disable DHCP/DNS servers

so is that it then? Ubuntu has no mechanism to shut down the DHCP/DNS service? I wish ubuntu server came with a control panel.
by patrickwasp
Mon Nov 12, 2012 8:13 pm
Forum: Ubuntu
Topic: cannot disable DHCP/DNS servers
Replies: 18
Views: 6659

cannot disable DHCP/DNS servers

Hi, I have tried to Settings -> Servers and unchecking "watch dog" and "start on boot" for both services, but they still start on boot. I have also tried to comment out the start bits in the /etc/init/isc-dhcp-server.conf file as suggested in the wiki http://wiki.amahi.org/index.php/Turning_off_DHCP...