Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 174031
selinux-policy-targeted - "missing whitespace" error
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:17 EST
Description of problem:
During installation the following shows up:
Installing: selinux-policy-targeted ##################### [104/224]
libsemanage.parse_assert_space: missing whitespace
libsemanage.seuser_parse: could not parse seuser record
libsemanage.dbase_file_cache: could not cache file database
libsemanage.enter_ro: could not enter read-only section
libsemanage.semanage_base_merge_components: could not merge local modifications
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
I am seeing the same error now with selinux-policy-targeted-2.0.5-4 too.
In fact it prevents proper updates. It was necessary to use 'rpm --force ...'
or, according to rpm, I am stuck forever with selinux-policy-targeted-2.0.4-1.
I see the same error messages here, *but* "rpm -q selinux-policy-targeted" shows
that the install did actually occur - no need to force it.
I installed fc5test1
I have been booting with selinux=0
On 2005/12/05 21:40 MST, I was actually able to get a "yum update" to go through
for the first time, which picked up selinux-policy-targeted-2.0.8-1
I haven't made any local modifications to the selinux config file (not knowingly
Did you see the same problem with 2.0.8-1?
> Did you see the same problem with 2.0.8-1?
No, I do not; but because of the other trouble described in bug #174953
I am not sure if this is masked, I am not getting that far, the other one
is really a different manifestation of the same, or this is truly gone.