Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 998801
RFE: Add XMPP-local-messaging service entry
Last modified: 2014-06-19 18:58:09 EDT
Created attachment 788320 [details]
avahi-bonjour firewalld xml file
Description of problem:
Could you please add a service entry for avahi? It's used by the empathy "people near me" feature and should be readily available to end users.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Based on this post: http://saravananthirumuruganathan.wordpress.com/2010/04/04/empathy-chat-messenger-tutorial/
the ports that need to be added are: tcp 5298,udp 5353. I've made a minimal file that should be enough. I'll ask the avahi-maintainers to look it over though.
5353 seems to be open as "mdns". I'm not certain of 5298 though.
(In reply to Ankur Sinha (FranciscoD) from comment #1)
> 5353 seems to be open as "mdns".
Correct. mDNS port has been opened by default since Fedora 18 due to
The configuration file is
> I'm not certain of 5298 though.
Neither do I.
# grep 5298 /etc/services
presence 5298/tcp # XMPP Link-Local Messaging
Created attachment 798661 [details]
service for XMPP Link-Local Messaging
What about this one ?
firewalld-0.3.10-1.fc20 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 20.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 20 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing firewalld-0.3.10-1.fc20'
as soon as you are able to.
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firewalld-0.3.10-1.fc20 has been pushed to the Fedora 20 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.