On Mon, Nov 17, 2014 at 9:32 PM, DJ Delorie <dj(a)redhat.com> wrote:
> That's also a questionable "feature". Such a text box should not send
> anything before you confirm it.
Perhaps as part of the firewall installation step, the user could be
given a list of sites that their PC may "call home" to - including
official repos - and let them opt-in or opt-out accordingly. If we
block, say, *.mozilla.com at the firewall level, there's no chance
that firefox will call home before the user has a chance to set their
Ugh .. sorry but that's the worst suggestion so far. No image the user
goes to http://addons.mozilla.org/
to install addons ... it won't
work. (just one random example but you get the idea).