Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 979857
/usr/bin/firewall-offline-cmd depends on system-config-firewall-base
Last modified: 2015-02-17 10:45:49 EST
When running firewall-offline-cmd in a newly installed F19 system we get:
[root@rome ~]# firewall-offline-cmd
Error: problem reading system-config-firewall config file.
[tony@rom src]$ yum provides -C /etc/sysconfig/system-config-firewall
Loaded plugins: auto-update-debuginfo, fastestmirror, langpacks, presto,
system-config-firewall-base-1.2.29-8.fc18.noarch : system-config-firewall base
...: components and command line tool
Repo : fedora
Filename : /etc/sysconfig/system-config-firewall
This means that "firewall --off" in a kickstart file will also fail to behave as expected.
/etc/sysconfig/system-config-firewall is used if firewall-offline-cmd is called without any arguments to merge the old configuration from system-config-firewal/lokkit.
"firewall-offline-cmd --disabled" is working for me.
I will add a man page for firewall-offline-cmd.
Sorry for the noise yes "firewall-offline-cmd --disabled" does work as expected.
I'll dig deeper as to why firewall --off didn't work in my kickstart file.
I clearly mis-attributed it.
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