F21 System Wide Change: Workstation: Disable firewall

Thomas Woerner twoerner at redhat.com
Wed Apr 16 09:54:41 UTC 2014

On 04/15/2014 09:14 PM, Michael Cronenworth wrote:
> Christian Schaller wrote:
>> We already allow that and have for a long while. Any application
>> bothering to support the firewalld dbus interface can open any port
>> they wish to.
> Good luck getting software to add this.
> A more sensible option would be to better tie NetworkManager into
> firewalld. When you make the first connection for any network device the
> user must be prompted for the firewall zone you wish to tie to the
> connection. Today, all connections get mapped to the Default zone, but
> if prompted, and you wanted to make the "home" zone essentially open
> then this would solve the OP's Change request.

There have been plans about this, but it has been refused ...

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