Bug 215142 - Unneeded hard dependency on restorecon
Summary: Unneeded hard dependency on restorecon
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-xfs   
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Version: 7
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Kristian Høgsberg
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Keywords: Reopened
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Reported: 2006-11-11 13:44 UTC by Ville Skyttä
Modified: 2018-04-11 06:59 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version: 1.0.4-2
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2008-06-17 01:15:02 UTC
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Description Ville Skyttä 2006-11-11 13:44:08 UTC
xorg-x11-xfs has a hard dependency on /sbin/restorecon due to the xfs init
script, but the init script checks for existence if /sbin/restorecon before
invoking it, so it's actually optional.  The dependency will prevent removal of
policycoreutils and its dependency chain from systems that do not use SELinux.

Comment 1 Ville Skyttä 2006-11-11 13:57:11 UTC
Here's one example of the expanded FC6 dependency chain; without the
xorg-x11-xfs dependency on restorecon I'd be able to remove these packages:
policycoreutils, audit-libs-python, kernel-headers, libselinux-python,
libsemanage, rhpl, wireless-tools

Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2007-07-27 16:06:47 UTC
Fixed in 1.0.4-2.

Comment 3 Matěj Cepl 2007-09-14 22:58:00 UTC
This should be fixed IMHO in F7 as well:

[matej@viklef ~]$ rpm -qR xorg-x11-xfs |grep restorecon
[matej@viklef ~]$ rpm -q xorg-x11-xfs
[matej@viklef ~]$

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Comment 5 Bug Zapper 2008-06-17 01:15:00 UTC
Fedora 7 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on June 13, 2008. 
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