Firewall blocking desktop features

Ankur Sinha sanjay.ankur at
Wed Sep 11 08:59:53 UTC 2013

On Wed, 2013-09-11 at 18:41 +1000, Ankur Sinha wrote:
> - These software inform and take permission from the user before
> opening
> ports in the firewall.

In light of the parallel discussion on "too many password prompts", as
pointed out by Bochecha, I'd like to clarify:

- The software *must* inform the user and take permission before opening

(Getting rid of the permission requests altogether will enable
proprietary software to open ports too)
Warm regards,
Ankur (FranciscoD)

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