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Bug 144583 - smbd_t needs read access to lnk_file
smbd_t needs read access to lnk_file
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: selinux-policy-targeted (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Daniel Walsh
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Reported: 2005-01-08 15:49 EST by Ivan Gyurdiev
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Description Ivan Gyurdiev 2005-01-08 15:49:44 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.5)
Gecko/20041228 Firefox/1.0 Fedora/1.0-8

Description of problem:
smbd_t cannot follow symbolic links, and as a result 
the setup I posted about on the fedora-selinux with
symlinks in /data/smb does not work.

--- samba.te.bak        2005-01-08 13:44:34.326669200 -0700
+++ samba.te    2005-01-08 13:44:52.311951685 -0700
@@ -75,6 +75,7 @@
 # Access Samba shares.
 allow smbd_t samba_share_t:dir create_dir_perms;
 allow smbd_t samba_share_t:file create_file_perms;
+allow smbd_t samba_share_t:lnk_file { getattr read };

 ifdef(`logrotate.te', `
 # the application should be changed

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Comment 1 Daniel Walsh 2005-01-10 12:55:40 EST
Ok changing policy to have
# Access Samba shares.
create_dir_file(smbd_t, samba_share_t)
Which should cover links.

Fixed in selinux-policy-*-1.20.1-2

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