How to speed up boot time on Linux if it boots slowly

My Linux computer was very slow to start up. It took approximately 4 minutes to get to the login prompt. Before performing any of the steps below, take a backup of the data on the computer. Also, you follow the steps below at your own risk. No one is responsible for whatever you do with … Continue reading How to speed up boot time on Linux if it boots slowly

systemd on Fedora 15 – No more ntsysv

Fedora 15 uses a new system / service called systemd. ntsysv is not available to enable or disable services. You could also use: # system-config-services <enter> system-config-services shows you a GUI from where you can select the services to enable or disable. Alternatively, if you are comfortable with the command line, perform following to disable … Continue reading systemd on Fedora 15 – No more ntsysv