[arch-general] Beginner's Guide: Disable dhcpd service before setting static ip

Rodrigo Rivas rodrigorivascosta at gmail.com
Tue Apr 9 04:31:02 EDT 2013

On Tue, Apr 9, 2013 at 3:01 AM, Siddhartha Sahu <sh.siddhartha at gmail.com>wrote:

> yes it should be `systemctl stop dhcpcd.service`. I had typed the earlier
> one from memory.

That stops the service all right, but it doesn't disable it. On next boot
it will be started again.
What you probably want is to stop *and* disable:

# systemctl stop dhcpcd.service
# systemctl disable dhcpcd.service


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