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A Linux service is an application (or set of applications) that runs in the background waiting to be used, or carrying out essential tasks.

A Linux service is an application (or set of applications) that runs in the background waiting to be used, or carrying out essential tasks.

They are set on different runlevels or same level or layer according to the program and style managing the services on the system.

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