"Workstation" Product defaults to wide-open firewall

Andre Robatino robatino at fedoraproject.org
Mon Dec 8 08:40:40 UTC 2014

Andre Robatino <robatino <at> fedoraproject.org> writes:

> using. (BTW, Transmission now seems to automatically open an incoming port -
> in F20 and below I had to tell Transmission to use a fixed port instead of a
> random one, and manually open that port in the firewall.)

Forgot to mention that before, I also had to configure the router to allow
incoming packets for that one specific port. None of that is necessary now.
Presumably Transmission's "Use UPnP or NAT-PMP port forwarding from my
router" option is now working properly - before, it didn't do anything.

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