[CentOS] Processes to disable

David Lemcoe forum at lemcoe.com
Thu Apr 9 14:39:40 UTC 2009

Thanks for the tool. I have two servers, a just Apache/FTP and a
MySQL. I was told that I can basically have NOTHING except for the
daemon running, but that seems a little extreme :)

Thanks again,


On 4/9/09, Hakan Koseoglu <hakan.koseoglu at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi David,
> On Thu, Apr 9, 2009 at 3:21 PM, David Lemcoe <forum at lemcoe.com> wrote:
>> I was told by some more-experienced Cent users that there are a bunch
>> of processes I should kill and get out of the startup folder. He said
>> that Cent (even with a small install) has a bunch of processes that
>> really aren't needed and just burn up processes. Which ones should I
>> get rid of for just a webserver? MySQL server?
> Depends on what you've installed and what you need.
> Serviceconf is a nice way of graphically checking what background and
> on-demand services are configured for your system and what they are.
> If you don't need MySQL or Web servers, you should have not installed
> them from start. :-)
> --
> Hakan (m1fcj) - http://www.hititgunesi.org
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