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Old 12-04-2002, 10:42 AM   #1
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How to open ports in Red Hat 8.0

How to setup firewall in Red Hat 8.0? I try do this using misc X-Windows utilities but without success.
I need to open ports for SMTP and Samba connections.
In which files are stored firewall (or network) settings ???

Thnx for help.
Old 12-04-2002, 11:35 AM   #2
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Might I suggest Chapter 7 of the official documentation?

Also take a look at Chapter 12 here:

Also, Chapter 13 here:
and maybe:

have fun,

Old 01-02-2003, 12:24 AM   #3
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