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Where is the iptables firewall configuration file on Fedora 19?

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It's no longer in /etc/sysconfig/iptables.

posted Aug 9, 2013 by Mandeep Sehgal

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Mine are there...

$ sudo cat /etc/sysconfig/iptables
# Firewall configuration written by system-config-firewall
# Manual customization of this file is not recommended.
......

Have you exec system-config-firewall ?

answer Aug 9, 2013 by Naveena Garg
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Fedora 19 used FirewallD by default (https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FirewallD). If you prefer to use the iptables initscripts, you need to install iptables-services and issue 'systemctl disable firewalld'.

answer Aug 9, 2013 by Meenal Mishra
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