Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1460264
/usr/sbin/ldconfig and /usr/sbin/sln are hard linked, but have different context
Last modified: 2017-12-06 10:52:31 EST
Description of problem:
The files /usr/sbin/ldconfig and /usr/sbin/sln are hard linked, but have different context:
# ls -i /usr/sbin/ldconfig /usr/sbin/sln
268236 /usr/sbin/ldconfig 268236 /usr/sbin/sln
# restorecon -vF /usr/sbin/ldconfig /usr/sbin/sln
restorecon reset /usr/sbin/ldconfig context system_u:object_r:bin_t:s0->system_u:object_r:ldconfig_exec_t:s0
restorecon reset /usr/sbin/sln context system_u:object_r:ldconfig_exec_t:s0->system_u:object_r:bin_t:s0
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Due to the different context, the context of both files is restored with every restorecon call.
Same context for both files?
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Does not reproduce in Fedora 27.
*** Bug 1415477 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***