filestarter (graphic tool for iptables)

Patrick O'Callaghan pocallaghan at
Fri Nov 14 16:31:39 UTC 2014

On Fri, 2014-11-14 at 17:34 +0200, Angelo Moreschini wrote:
> 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).

It's probably best not to mess with iptables unless you're trying to do
something fancy, especially as you say you're a beginner. For everyday
use firewalld handles pretty much all you need. You can configure it
with firewall-config.


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