ZeroConf in Ubuntu Edgy
dank at kegel.com
Mon Jul 3 23:32:37 BST 2006
On 7/3/06, Tobias Wolf <towolf at gmail.com> wrote:
> > No, and no, respectively. The usability problem is that users have to
> > deal with firewalls at all. We address it by short-circuiting the issue:
> > because we don't ship open ports, our users don't have to worry much
> > about firewalling.
> And how many users still have zero open ports one year after installing
All the ones who didn't need to open ports, which is probably
most of them.
You aren't seriously arguing to get rid of the no-open-ports policy,
are you? That policy is the single most effective protection against
infection there is.
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