Firewall settings

Rahul Sundaram sundaram at
Wed Mar 1 20:49:09 UTC 2006

George Hill wrote:

>When you enable a firewall using
>system-config-securitylevel and open <Trusted
>Services> and/or <Other Ports>, when you disable the
>firewall and re-enable it the settings that you
>previously specified are lost. I do not believe that
>this behavior is desirable: I think it would be better
>for the settings to be saved. That way you could turn
>off the firewall for testing and turn it back on
>without having to respecify the ports that you want
>open. Thoughts?
A testing mode can be request as a RFE against 
system-config-securitylevel in I think it 
would be a pretty low priority task without patches.


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