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= Workstation: Disable firewall =
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== Summary ==
 
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The firewalld service will not be enabled by default in the workstation product.
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== Owner ==
 
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* Name: [[User:mclasen| Matthias Clasen]]
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== Current status ==
 
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* Targeted release: [[Releases/21 | Fedora 21 ]]  
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== Detailed Description ==
 
== Detailed Description ==
The current level of integration into the desktop and applications does not justify enabling the firewalld service by default. Additionally, the set of
 
zones that it offers is excessive and not user-friendly. Therefore, we will disable the firewall service while we are working on a more user-friendly way
 
to deal with network-related privacy issues.
 
  
It will of course still be possible to enable the firewall manually.
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== Benefit to Fedora ==
 
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The Workstation will boot faster, and the firewall will not interfere with sharing protocols such as DAAP, UPnP and others.
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* Other developers: Add a Workstation-specific service configuration (preset ?) to the firewalld package that disables firewalld for the Workstation product
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== Upgrade/compatibility impact ==
 
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Existing systems will keep their service configuration, including the enabled-by-default firewall.
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# Install the Workstation.
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== User Experience ==
 
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Applications that are using sharing protocols such as DAAP or UPnP will work out of the box, without the need to tweak or disable the firewall service.  
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* Contingency mechanism: If the firewalld service can not be disabled, install a simplified set of firewall zones, ideally just 'Home', 'Public' and 'Unknown', and ensure that networks are placed into the 'Home' zone by default
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== Documentation ==
 
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This upstream [https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=727580 bug] discusses improved network privacy handling.
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The firewalld service is not enabled by default for the Workstation product. To enable it, run systemctl enable firewalld.service.
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Change Proposal Name

Summary

Owner

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Current status

  • Targeted release: [[Releases/<number> | Fedora <number> ]]
  • Last updated: 2019-05-14
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Detailed Description

Benefit to Fedora

Scope

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Upgrade/compatibility impact

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User Experience

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Contingency Plan

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Documentation

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Release Notes