Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 58930
Linuxconf unable to set firewall
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:39:14 EDT
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Description of problem:
After a default server install of 7.2 I had to add Linuxconf but it is unable
to set firewall so I cant connect to the machine.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Installed 7.2 on gateway 2000 pentium pro 200
3.When setting firewall it looked ok but has no efect
Actual Results: firewall is still set to high with all ports closed
Expected Results: able to open ports required
Try using lokkit, gnome-lokkit or an editor with /etc/sysconfig/ipchains .
The linuxconf firewall module is unsupported.
Im sorry I had been trying to get this linux install working for 14 hours when
I wrote that. I looked back today and it was "setup" not linuxconf that was the