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Re: Browser mode for nautilus



On Mon, 2008-10-27 at 14:13 -0400, David Zeuthen wrote:
> On Mon, 2008-10-27 at 19:04 +0100, Valent Turkovic wrote:
> > Aaaahhhhh! That is why I can't open my corporate local pages!!! I
> > thought I was going nuts! I went from FC6 to F10 (rawhide) and I
> > thought this was some rawhide bug or miss configuration on my part.
> > 
> > How do I enable .local pages to work again?
> 
> Just disable the firewall (service iptables stop)? That's what I do
> anyway. IMNSHO, these days the firewall is a relic from the 1990's era.
> It breaks at least mDNS (e.g. .local name resolution), gnome-user-share,
> banshee/rhythmbox etc. music sharing. I also think we should also
> disable the firewall for the desktop spin.
> 

That's outrageously dangerous. And given how little experience you have
maintaining systems or networks I'd say your opinion is very humble
indeed.

Please don't give dangerous and costly  advice like this.

-sv



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