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Is there a way of disabling a snap from automatically starting?

I installed the microk8s snap, which is very cool, however it starts automatically every time I restart my computer. I can stop it when I have logged in but it eats all my CPU and chews up disk time. Sometimes it can take several minutes just to get a gui up.

I can stop the service using microk8s.stop once I get a terminal running.

I want to be able to start the snap when it's needed, but this seems to integrate as a core service.

Any help is definitely appreciated!

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You can disable services with snap disable (name) and enable when you need it with snap enable (name).

You can see the names of services in snap info (snapname).

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