Bug 1749575

Summary: upower.service fails to start on current Rawhide installs due to SELinux: denied { create } for pid=1111 comm="(upowerd)" name="upower" scontext=system_u:system_r:init_t:s0 tcontext=system_u:object_r:devicekit_var_lib_t:s0 tclass=dir
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Adam Williamson <awilliam>
Component: selinux-policyAssignee: Lukas Vrabec <lvrabec>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: rawhideCC: dwalsh, lvrabec, mgrepl, plautrba, robatino, zpytela
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Last Closed: 2019-09-06 08:26:51 UTC Type: Bug
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Description Adam Williamson 2019-09-05 22:14:24 UTC
In current Rawhide, upower.service fails to start after a fresh install, due to an SELinux denial:

Sep 05 02:46:58 ibm-p8-kvm-03-guest-02.virt.pnr.lab.eng.rdu2.redhat.com systemd[1]: Starting Daemon for power management...
Sep 05 02:46:58 ibm-p8-kvm-03-guest-02.virt.pnr.lab.eng.rdu2.redhat.com systemd[1111]: upower.service: Failed to set up special execution directory in /var/lib: Permission denied
Sep 05 02:46:58 ibm-p8-kvm-03-guest-02.virt.pnr.lab.eng.rdu2.redhat.com systemd[1111]: upower.service: Failed at step STATE_DIRECTORY spawning /usr/libexec/upowerd: Permission denied
Sep 05 02:46:58 ibm-p8-kvm-03-guest-02.virt.pnr.lab.eng.rdu2.redhat.com audit[1111]: AVC avc:  denied  { create } for  pid=1111 comm="(upowerd)" name="upower" scontext=system_u:system_r:init_t:s0 tcontext=system_u:object_r:devicekit_var_lib_t:s0 tclass=dir permissive=0
Sep 05 02:46:58 ibm-p8-kvm-03-guest-02.virt.pnr.lab.eng.rdu2.redhat.com systemd[1]: upower.service: Main process exited, code=exited, status=238/STATE_DIRECTORY
Sep 05 02:46:58 ibm-p8-kvm-03-guest-02.virt.pnr.lab.eng.rdu2.redhat.com systemd[1]: upower.service: Failed with result 'exit-code'.
Sep 05 02:46:58 ibm-p8-kvm-03-guest-02.virt.pnr.lab.eng.rdu2.redhat.com systemd[1]: Failed to start Daemon for power management.

Proposing as an F32 Final blocker, as this violates "All system services present after installation with one of the release-blocking package sets must start properly, unless they require hardware which is not present" for the Workstation and KDE package sets.

Comment 1 Lukas Vrabec 2019-09-06 08:26:51 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 1748997 ***