filestarter (graphic tool for iptables)

Mark Bidewell mbidewel at
Fri Nov 14 15:43:18 UTC 2014

Firestarter is long-dead and likely doesn't support recent kernels.  I
would start here:

On Fri, Nov 14, 2014 at 10:34 AM, Angelo Moreschini <
mrangelo.fedora at> wrote:

> Hi
> I'm still learning Linux, and I have fedora 20 on my compuer.
> I would like get an advice about  to use  "firestarter".
> I have read many things about iptables (who it looks to me rather complex to
> use).
> I know that firestarter is a graphical tool that it can be used to manage
> iptables; so I would like to try it, also because (generally) GUI Tools
> help to understand how the programs work.
> I am however a little puzzled to  install  firestarter because I do not see
> it  much recommended in the books that I'm reading, and why sites that distribute
> it are not  officially sponsored by fedora ..
> At the link <>  I
> found firestarter-1.0.3-20.fc11.x86_64.rpm
> I would like to get feedback about the opportunity to install this
> distribution or perhaps a better distribution of this tool on my computer.
> Tank you
> Regards
> Angelo
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