firewalld / iptables.service past F17

Adam Williamson awilliam at
Wed May 2 09:33:57 UTC 2012

On Thu, 2012-04-26 at 11:22 +0200, Reindl Harald wrote:
> Am 26.04.2012 11:18, schrieb Adam Williamson:
> >> Does that imply that new installs will be easily switched from firewalld
> >> to static iptables? I always do new install but I want to keep my firewall
> >> static, with my current iptables script.
> > 
> > Once we actually go to firewalld by default, then yes, at least as long
> > as lokkit and s-c-f are maintained
> the machines where iptables.service is needed do not have
> any GUI installed and so "system-config-firewall" does not
> matter

There's a TUI version of it too, still.

> the really important things are only "iptables.service" and
> "/etc/sysconfig/iptables-config", the rest is done with
> shellscripts

Yeah, you can always do it that way too.
Adam Williamson
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