Firestarter (Chris Jones)

Greg Bair gregbair at
Sun Aug 29 01:22:40 UTC 2010

On 08/28/2010 08:35 PM, Robert Holtzman wrote:
> On Sat, Aug 28, 2010 at 09:36:16PM +0200, Davyd McColl wrote:
>> I actually want to thank the OP for mentioning this project. It's an
>> easy-to-use, intuitive firewall manager for the masses that I didn't know
>> about. Personally, I hack together my own scripts using iptables directly --
>> but not everyone either can or wants to do this.
>> I'll be recommending this on to friends.
>> Don't get rid of it (or advocate getting rid of ti) just because it's no longer
>> the new kid on the block. It works nicely. It's being maintained. What else
>> could a person want?
> I was under the impression that Firestarter was no longer being
> maintained/developed. Wrong?
Lastest stable, 1.0.3, was released in 2005, so I don't think so.


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