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I'm customizing Ubuntu 11.10 LiveCD.

I added Apache, MySQL (and PHP), but the apache & mysql services start on Ubuntu startup.

I want to keep these services stopped (users will have to launch them when needed). How to to so? Before rebuilding the ISO image, I deleted startup script with update-rc.d, no success!

By the way, is there a GUI for starting / stopping easily services?

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is there a GUI for starting / stopping easily services?

Yes, install rcconf (text user interface, though).

If you are chrooted into the LiveCD squashfs, rcconf will help you disable thoe services on startup too.

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