Bug 191150 - "SELinux" blocks execution of "libxul.so"
"SELinux" blocks execution of "libxul.so"
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xulrunner (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Marco Pesenti Gritti
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Reported: 2006-05-09 05:25 EDT by Joachim Frieben
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-05-09 10:44:30 EDT
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Description Joachim Frieben 2006-05-09 05:25:28 EDT
Description of problem:
The configure script of "epiphany" aborts when the "xulrunner" rendering
backend is chosen.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Rebuild "epiphany" with option "--with-gecko=xulrunner"
Actual results:
The "configure" stage aborts. The following message appears in
"config.log": "./conftest: error while loading shared libraries:
  /usr/lib/xulrunner- cannot restore segment prot
  after reloc: Permission denied".

Expected results:
The "configure" stage should have completed as expected.

Additional info:
After changing the file attribute from "system_u:object_r:lib_t" to
"system_u:object_r:textrel_shlib_t", "configure" completes as
Comment 1 Joachim Frieben 2006-05-09 05:59:43 EDT
The "xulrunner-1.8.0.cvs20060505" package has been retrieved from "rawhide".
Various symlinks have been added in order to compile "epiphany".
"/usr/lib/xulrunner-" does not exist in the original package where
it is actually named "/usr/lib/xulrunner-1.8.0.cvs20060505" (Bug #191153).
Comment 2 Daniel Walsh 2006-05-09 08:48:45 EDT
I will fix the policy to allow this to complete but this is actually a bug in
the library to require this.  So I am reassigning to xulrunner.

This link explains the problem

Comment 3 Marco Pesenti Gritti 2006-05-09 10:44:30 EDT
The xulrunner package is not yet ready for rawhide and it was shipped there by
mistake. I removed it now.

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