Bug 121309 - No SU functions in user in kde menu's while selinux is in enforcing mode
Summary: No SU functions in user in kde menu's while selinux is in enforcing mode
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: policy
Version: rawhide
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ngo Than
QA Contact: Ben Levenson
Keywords: SELinux
: 122872 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2004-04-20 10:59 UTC by jim tate
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2005-01-03 21:12:37 UTC

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Description jim tate 2004-04-20 10:59:46 UTC
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Description of problem:
While a user in kde-any ver. if Selinux is in enforcing mode, 
You cannot get any of the SU function to work. If you click on 
a SU application to run , it will attempt to run , but you will not
get the Kde-SU window to type in SU password, after about 10 sec.it
will just stop running.
If you switch Selinux to SELINUX=permissive or disabled, then 
you can run the SU applications as user.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Goto kde menu click on Menu/icons for any SU application.

Actual Results:  No use of SU applications.

Expected Results:  Be able to run SU application as user after
entering SU password.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Ben Levenson 2004-05-26 20:38:32 UTC
*** Bug 122872 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 2 Ben Levenson 2004-05-26 21:34:23 UTC
please attach the relevant avc messages.

Comment 3 Daniel Walsh 2005-01-03 21:12:37 UTC
This works fine in FC3/RHEL4.

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