How to Disable Services
Last modified: August 28, 2019
This document describes how to disable a service.
/usr/local/cpanel/scripts/maintenance script runs, it provides security updates and automatically restarts services. However, automatic restarts may cause essential services, such as securetmp, to lose connection to the server. If these services lose connection to the server, that server may become inaccessible.
Disabled services reside in the
To disable a service, log in to your server’s command line as the
root user and add one of the following touch files to the
||Disables the color output in WHM’s Terminal interface (WHM >> Home >> Server Configuration >> Terminal).|
||Disables any services that the system automatically restarts.|