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How to disable firewall in a linux system ?

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How to disable firewall in a linux system ?
posted Feb 17, 2015 by Vikram Singh

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You can use these comands to stop the firewall.

Execute these as a super user.

$ iptables -F 
$ ufw  status/start/stop // (use any one option)
answer Feb 18, 2015 by Arshad Khan
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There are two commands used to disable firewall for a linux system:
1. service is a command to run a System V init script. it is use to save/stop/start firewall service.
2. chkconfig is a command to use disable firewall service a boot time.

answer Feb 17, 2015 by Ganesh
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