Bug 120485 - Disable firewall in installation does not take effect
Summary: Disable firewall in installation does not take effect
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Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: anaconda   
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Version: 4.0
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Jeremy Katz
QA Contact: Mike McLean
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Reported: 2004-04-09 09:29 UTC by Wang Anli
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-04-11 18:32:50 UTC
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Description Wang Anli 2004-04-09 09:29:02 UTC
Description of problem:

I found this issue on RHEL4_Alpha2 release.

When I install RHEL4_Alpha2 on top of all IA32 platforms,I set the 
firewall as "disable". However, after the system is installed and 
booted up, I found that the firewall is still active. 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

1) Install RHEL4_Alpha2_IA32 on a ia32 platform.
2) During installation, 
   A firewall can help prevent unauthorized access to your computer 
from the   
outside world. Would you like to enable a firewall?

   []Enable firewall                  [*]No firewall
    OK               Customize             Back

  Select "No firewall" and "OK". 
3) After the installtion finished and system booted up, run "setup" 
=> "Firewall Configuration", it could be found that firewall is still 
by default.

Actual results:
Although installation provide an entry for user to disable firewall, 
it has no effect at all.

Expected results:

firewall selection can take effect. 

Additional info:

Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2004-04-11 18:32:50 UTC
This is fixed in later trees 

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