Bug 121309 - No SU functions in user in kde menu's while selinux is in enforcing mode
No SU functions in user in kde menu's while selinux is in enforcing mode
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: policy (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Ngo Than
Ben Levenson
: SELinux
: 122872 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2004-04-20 06:59 EDT by jim tate
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2005-01-03 16:12:37 EST
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Description jim tate 2004-04-20 06:59:46 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7b)

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.

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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 16:38:32 EDT
*** Bug 122872 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Ben Levenson 2004-05-26 17:34:23 EDT
please attach the relevant avc messages.
Comment 3 Daniel Walsh 2005-01-03 16:12:37 EST
This works fine in FC3/RHEL4.

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