XP Firewall turned off in GPO but still blocks programs

From: Bruce Musgrove (blackhole26removeme_at_comcast.net)
Date: 08/23/05

Date: Mon, 22 Aug 2005 18:27:34 -0500

I have XP Firewall turned off by Group policy, yet it still pops up and me
about blocking certain programs. Mainly I see it on DPMS.EXE right after
installing Novell. I go to control panel and check the firewall and it says
it is turned off by GPO.......

Any ideas why?

I am confused ;)

Bruce M