Please note that this article is considered legacy documentation because Fedora 23 has reached its end-of-life support.
- These instructions are intended specifically for enabling and starting firewalld on Fedora 23. The instructions are the same for CentOS 7.
- We’ll be logging in as root on a Liquid Web Self Managed Fedora 23 server.
Enable FirewalldTo enable firewalld and have it start at boot, run the following command:
systemctl enable firewalld
Start FirewalldTo start firewalld, run the following command:
systemctl start firewalld
Check the Status of FirewalldTo check the status of firewalld, run the following command as root:
systemctl status firewalldTo stop and disable firewalld, visit How to Stop and Disable Firewalld on Fedora 23