How to Stop and Disable Firewalld on Fedora 20

Reading Time: < 1 minute
Note:
Please note that this article is considered legacy documentation because Fedora 20 has reached its end-of-life support.
It is highly recommended that you have another firewall protecting your network or server before, or immediately after, disabling firewalld.
Pre-Flight Check
  • These instructions are intended specifically for stopping and disabling firewalld Fedora 20.
  • I’ll be working from a Liquid Web Self Managed Fedora 20 server, and I’ll be logged in as root.

Disable Firewalld

To disable firewalld, run the following command as root:

systemctl disable firewalld

Stop Firewalld

To stop firewalld, run the following command as root:

systemctl stop firewalld

Check the Status of Firewalld

To check the status of firewalld, run the following command as root:

systemctl status firewalld

About the Author: J. Mays

Have Some Questions?

Our Sales and Support teams are available 24 hours by phone or e-mail to assist.

1.800.580.4985
1.517.322.0434

Latest Articles

What is a Zero Day Exploit?

Read Article

Premium Business Email Pricing FAQ

Read Article

What is the Fortran Programming Language?

Read Article

Microsoft Exchange Server Security Update

Read Article

How to Monitor Your Server in WHM

Read Article