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I have a running apache2 server on my computer.

As I do not use it as a server, can I remove it safely (to save RAM, boot-up time, etc.) or is it still useful (like part of Ubuntu default installation)?

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If you dont use it you can remove it. –  karthick87 Dec 27 '10 at 19:41

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Apache is not part of default Ubuntu installation, you had to install it manually. If you don't use it, you should remove it.

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Thanks ! I started using Ubuntu three years ago with 7.10 and use 10.10 now (no new installation since then, only upgrades) and frankly, I couldn't remember if I ever installed apache or not ^^ –  Maxime R. Dec 27 '10 at 20:00

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