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Re: bittorrent in core? what frontend?



On Sat, December 17, 2005 3:58 pm, Jesse Keating said:
>> Well, the user is going to have to do something explicit to open up the
>> firewall on the local machine.
>
> Not if it scripted and/or plugged into system-config-securitylevel or
> whatever it is we use to manage the firewall locally these days.

Well, we won't script it then.

> Just because it is enabled on the router doesn't mean that we should
> preconfigure applications to exploit it.  Bad call.
>

It's a low risk feature that adds signficant ease of use for the user.  
You haven't shown at all how it could be exploited.

Sean


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