Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 236175
securitylevel config dialog won't disable firewall
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:12:01 EST
Description of problem:
After succeeding in enabling the firewall through system-config-securitylevel,
the same tool won't allow me to disable it again. Nor pressing 'apply' or 'ok'
will have disabled the firewall. Closing and reopening the config-tool shows the
firewall is still enabled. It is also effectively enabled, as iptables -L shows.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. open system-config-securitylevel
2. disable Firewall (enable first if not enabled, and reopen dialog)
3. press apply or ok
4. reepon system-config-securitylevel
firewall still shows being enabled.
and effectively is.
firewall should be disabled.
selinux configuration does seem to be effective from the
Although it's far from obvious, all Fedora 7 test bugs should be filed against
"devel", not "test#". Moving this, so it doesn't get lost.
This has been a bulk message. We return you now to your regularly scheduled
program, already in progress.
Im seeing this bug too on a freshly installed and updated F7 machine, had to resort to the following to
disable the firewall.
iptables -D INPUT -j RH-Firewall-1-INPUT
Fixed in rawhide in package system-config-securitylevel-1.7.0-5.fc8.