Is it possible to disable or reconfigure the firewall on the CentOS Live CD?
Here is the context. I would like to do some testing using the LiveCD. In order to do this, I need to copy files to and from the CentOS host. Now, I am using WinSCP as a client with SFTP as the protocol. This works flawlessly when the CentOS host is installed from the full DVD (version 6.3). However, when using the LiveCD it does not.
The initial problem was that sshd was not running on the LiveCD. This service automatically starts sftp-server when it detects a connection from WinSCP. So, I started sshd on the LiveCD. However, WinSCP was still timing out on the connection. I looked at the Firewall settings on the Full install and noticed that there was a rule to allow sshd. When I tried to create a similar rule on the LiveCD, I got this:
When I tried to disable the firewall, I got this: