Bug 1287879 - glusterfs does not allow passing standard SElinux mount options to fuse
glusterfs does not allow passing standard SElinux mount options to fuse
Product: GlusterFS
Classification: Community
Component: scripts (Show other bugs)
x86_64 All
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Assigned To: bugs@gluster.org
: SELinux, Triaged
Depends On: 1287763
Blocks: glusterfs-3.5.7
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Reported: 2015-12-02 17:13 EST by Niels de Vos
Modified: 2015-12-03 06:43 EST (History)
4 users (show)

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Clone Of: 1287763
Last Closed: 2015-12-03 06:43:47 EST
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Description Niels de Vos 2015-12-02 17:13:42 EST
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #1287763 +++
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+++ Use this bug to provice a backport to release-3.5         +++

Description of problem:

With older versions of gluster, say 3.5.3, glusterfs supports setting selinux context over fuse.glusterfs mountpoint. After 3.6.1, it throws an error : "Invalid option: context". 

The problem is because of a change in mount.glusterfs script. With older versions, it works fine.

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How reproducible:
Always in versions from 3.6

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Actual results:
It throws an error "Invalid option: context"

Expected results:
Inform FUSE that the glusterfs sub-filesystem supports SElinux while passing mount options and allow to set selinux context over the mountpoint.

Additional info:

When you set selinux context, the same can be verfied in /proc/mounts:

vm1:sel /qwe1 fuse.glusterfs rw,context=system_u:object_r:user_home_t:s0,relatime,user_id=0,group_id=0,default_    permissions,allow_other,max_read=131072 0 0

--- Additional comment from Vijay Bellur on 2015-12-02 21:56:01 CET ---

REVIEW: http://review.gluster.org/12858 (fuse: pass default SElinux mount options on to the kernel) posted (#1) for review on master by Niels de Vos (ndevos@redhat.com)
Comment 1 Manikandan 2015-12-03 06:43:47 EST
glusterfs was allowing to pass standard SElinux mount options to fuse before 3.6 version. Since the selinux changes made to 3.6 were not backported to 3.5, closing the bug.

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