Monthly Archives: March 2015

change from booting graphical mode to multiuser with systemd

With systemd you can switch from graphical mode to multiuser by typing init 3 as root

or systemctl isolate

If you want to permanently change and save resources

systemctl set-default <name of target>.target

The full list of targets can be accessed with systemctl list-units –type=target

or do

rm /etc/systemd/system/

then do

ln -s /lib/systemd/system/ /etc/systemd/system/

when you reboot your machine it should start up with a nice black screen and login: