F21 System Wide Change: Workstation: Disable firewall

Miloslav Trma─Ź mitr at volny.cz
Thu Apr 17 22:02:22 UTC 2014

2014-04-17 23:51 GMT+02:00 Chuck Anderson <cra at wpi.edu>:

> > To be perfectly clear, vast majority of network applications work
> perfectly
> > fine.  Network *servers* need manual intervention.
> Not just servers.  Clients that do broadcast or multicast discovery of
> other systems acting as servers can also fail with a firewall enabled.
> The classic case is SMB browsing.

Sorry, you're right.  I was thinking of an idealized
"outgoing-connections-only" firewall as opposed to the defaults we actually
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/devel/attachments/20140418/6145a4cc/attachment.html>

More information about the devel mailing list