Bug 216670

Summary: stat -c "%C" prints "(null)" in apite of the security context.
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: KaiGai Kohei <kaigai>
Component: coreutilsAssignee: Tim Waugh <twaugh>
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Fixed In Version: 5.97-12.2.fc6 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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This patch enables to read security context anytime to prepare parsing "%C" none

Description KaiGai Kohei 2006-11-21 09:44:39 EST
Description of problem:
When we execute 'stat' with -c option and a format string including "%C",
it prints "(null)" in spite of the security context of the files specified.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
I confirmed it on coreutils-5.97-14.fc7.
Probably, we can reproduce this problem in any recent version of coreutils.

How reproducible:
% stat -c "%C" hoge.txt

We expect the following result.
% stat -c "%C" hoge.txt
Additional info:
Comment 1 KaiGai Kohei 2006-11-21 09:44:39 EST
Created attachment 141766 [details]
This patch enables to read security context anytime to prepare parsing "%C"
Comment 2 Tim Waugh 2006-11-21 09:49:49 EST
*** Bug 216671 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***