Bug 1310383 - Selinux is blocking ovsdb-server
Selinux is blocking ovsdb-server
Product: Red Hat OpenStack
Classification: Red Hat
Component: openstack-selinux (Show other bugs)
7.0 (Kilo)
Unspecified Unspecified
high Severity high
: ga
: 8.0 (Liberty)
Assigned To: Ryan Hallisey
Leonid Natapov
: AutomationBlocker
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Reported: 2016-02-21 02:13 EST by Arie Bregman
Modified: 2016-04-07 17:29 EDT (History)
8 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: openstack-selinux-0.6.54-1.el7ost
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Previously, SELinux blocked ovsdb-server from running, resulting in simple networking operations to fail. With this update, Open vSwitch is allowed to connect to its own port. As a result, ovsdb-server now runs without issues and the networking operations are completed successfully.
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Last Closed: 2016-04-07 17:29:19 EDT
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Description Arie Bregman 2016-02-21 02:13:58 EST
Description of problem:
Selinux is blocking ovsdb-server, which causing to simple networking operations to fail.

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

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install rhos 7 using packstack

Actual results:
networking operations fail

Expected results:
networking operations run successfully

Additional info:
Logs provided.
Comment 3 Ryan Hallisey 2016-02-22 07:53:14 EST
Just make sure you generated these AVCs in permissive otherwise this might not solve the issue.
Comment 7 Leonid Natapov 2016-03-08 03:55:45 EST

Basic network operations succeeded.
Comment 8 errata-xmlrpc 2016-04-07 17:29:19 EDT
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.


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