Firewall configuration under Ubuntu 8.04

Ioannis Vranos ivranos at
Sat Apr 26 18:30:02 UTC 2008

Mario Vukelic wrote:
> On Sat, 2008-04-26 at 21:04 +0300, Ioannis Vranos wrote:
>> I have installed 8.04 under VMware. Is there any simple GUI way to
>> configure the firewall?
>> In 7.10 I am using firestarter. I think in 8.04 the firewall has
>> changed. Is firestarter still suitable?
> Is there a particular reason for why you want to run a firewall?

I do not want the firewall to protect the specific VM installation, I am
experimenting with 8.04 under a VM. The command line version you
mentioned is somehow better than firestarter?

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