Bug 317751 - Need to restart iptables after changing system-config-firewall settings
Summary: Need to restart iptables after changing system-config-firewall settings
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-firewall
Version: 6
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Thomas Woerner
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-10-04 04:08 UTC by Marcel Lecker
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:12 UTC (History)
0 users

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Last Closed: 2007-11-06 16:26:20 UTC

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Description Marcel Lecker 2007-10-04 04:08:38 UTC
Description of problem:
-Need to restart iptables after changing settings in System-config-firewall
before new settings take effect 

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open system-config-firewall, open a port, save and close.
2. examine iptables, do a port-scan etc. note the absence of changes
3. restart iptables, note changes having taken effect.
Actual results:
- system-config-firewall changes do not take immediate effect

Expected results:
- once settings are saved changes should take effect.

Additional info:
- none

Comment 1 Thomas Woerner 2007-10-04 08:46:59 UTC
system-config-firewall is part of FC-8 and later, so ar you sure, that you are
not using system-config-securitylevel?

Please supply the Version-Release of system-config-securitylevel.
What have you changed in your settings?

Comment 2 Thomas Woerner 2007-11-06 16:26:20 UTC
This bug entry was in needinfo for some time. Closing due to user inactivity as

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