Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 170007
rhgb prompts for context and halts GDM startup
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:20 EST
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Description of problem:
After updating to Update 2, the rhgb startup always prompts:
YYour default context is user_u:system_r:unconfined_t
Do you want to choose a different one? [n]
and the user is forced to pressing the return key, or GDM will never start, and the console switches to VT 1. This happens regardless if GDM autologin is activated or not.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Update from Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Update 1 to Update 2
Actual Results: Context prompt appears, if the user does not press return, GDM simply does not start.
Expected Results: Context prompt does not appear, and GDM starts without user interaction.
This problem appears to be caused because /etc/rc.d/rc.local is not run with
What context does it run with?
A work around would be to remove "multiple" from the /etc/pam.d/su pam_selinux
It is running, I guess by init's default, in initrc_t. But the "offending" line
lin /etc/rc.d/rc.local is indeed a su (to runs the SynCE's dccm service as
Please use runuser instead of su.