Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 125603
Normal user can not poweroff/restart the box.
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:44 EST
Description of problem:
After latest upgrade to latest FC2 .rpms ("apt-get upgrade") normal
users can not issue a "poweroff" command.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install FC2;
2. Upgrade the system with "apt-get upgrade";
3. Log in as normal user and issue "poweroff";
[ivo@sarmax ivo]$ poweroff
Could not set exec context to ivo:sysadm_r:sysadm_t.
System going down.
I find it odd that if the user should press the "ctrl+alt+del" then it
will reboot the box, but issuing "poweroff" is not accepted.
Why the SELinux is active despite /etc/sysconfig/selinux has
It was indeed related to SELinux and with 122189 being fixed, it is