security and firwall

Andrew Zajac arzajac at
Mon Sep 10 23:43:14 UTC 2007

On 9/10/07, hong zhang <henryzhang62 at> wrote:
> List,
> Default security and firewall are on when ubuntu is
> installed. Now how can I turn off them after
> installation.
> The reason is that I want to use my ubuntu as NFS
> server and request no security and firwall.
> Any help will be appreciated.
> Thanks.
> --- henry
By default, an Ubuntu desktop does not listen to the network.  There
is nothing blocking communications per se.

If you want to set up an nfs server, just install nfs.

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