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Old September 27, 2011, 06:48 AM
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Originally Posted by Mistertuxedopants View Post
If I have the runlevel set to 3 it will perform just as it is now?
Yes unless the desktop sets up additional services (even then you shouldn't notice - just a couple kBs extra RAM usage or something).

Have you tried looking at /etc/inittab?
Link: Debian and Ubuntu Linux Run Levels

I found something useful in my OpenSUSE /etc/inittab file:
# The default runlevel is defined here
(Keep a Live CD handy to restore if you mess something up...) If your file has a 5, swap it for a 3 and reboot.
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