Bug 594681 - RFE: "Other ports" in system-config-firewall misses enable/disable checkbox
Summary: RFE: "Other ports" in system-config-firewall misses enable/disable checkbox
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-firewall   
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Thomas Woerner
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2010-05-21 10:27 UTC by Davide Rondini
Modified: 2013-11-06 19:40 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2013-11-06 19:40:39 UTC
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Description Davide Rondini 2010-05-21 10:27:20 UTC
Description of problem:
This is just a suggestion to add a useful functionality: the "Other ports" window in system-config-firewall misses the possibility to disable some ports without deleting them, as it is in the standard services. The usage scenario is like this: I use a specific software which uses a non-standard port (>1024), then to enable it to pass through the firewall it has to be added to "other ports". But the service is used rarely, and after a work session, it is a good thing to disable it and reload firewall rules. For standard ports, this is easy: just check/uncheck the box, but this checkbox is not available for user-defined ports.

Comment 1 Thomas Woerner 2013-11-06 19:40:39 UTC
The other ports tab is only to add and remove entries. There is no way to have inactive items here.


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