How to disable bluetooth on ubuntu, xubuntu and linux mint

After upgraded linux kernel to 3.11 on my xubuntu 12.04 LTS laptop, I *feel* my laptop run a bit faster, i want to speed up my laptop even further. I have tweaked my laptop heavily, but have not disabled bluetooth yet (I do not use bluetooth), so now it’s the time to do.

To stop bluetooth service

To disable bluetooth service on startup

add this line before exit 0

To disable the bluetooth driver on startup

and add this line to blacklist.conf

To cut power source for bluetooth to run



To remove remove bluetooth manager and all its dependencie

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