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Bug 217363 - SELINUX is preventing perl from loading slimserver
SELINUX is preventing perl from loading slimserver
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: slib (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
medium Severity low
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Assigned To: Daniel Walsh
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2006-11-27 10:18 EST by Gord Wilkes
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-11-27 12:18:09 EST
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Description Gord Wilkes 2006-11-27 10:18:09 EST
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv: Gecko/20061107 Fedora/ Firefox/

Description of problem:
...slimserver/CPAN/arch/5.8/i386-linux-thread-multi/auto/DBD/mysql/ requires text relocation. Also applies to ...slimserver/CPAN/arch/5.8/i386-linux-thread-multi/auto/XML/Parser/Expat/

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.When SELINUX is enabled and enforcing
2.try to start slimserver

Actual Results:
Starting SlimServer: ** SlimServer Error:
** SELinux settings prevented SlimServer from starting.
** See for more information.

Expected Results:
Slimserver should have started

Additional info:
the setroubleshoot browser suggests
chcon -t textrel_shlib_t /usr/local/slimserver/CPAN/arch/5.8/i386-linux-thread-multi/auto/DBD/mysql/
chcon -t textrel_shlib_t /usr/local/slimserver/CPAN/arch/5.8/i386-linux-thread-multi/auto/XML/Parser/Expat/
chcon -t textrel_shlib_t /usr/local/slimserver/CPAN/arch/5.8/i386-linux-thread-multi/auto/GD/
and then it starts OK
Comment 1 Daniel Walsh 2006-11-27 12:18:09 EST
Please report these as a bug against the slimserver.  These privs should not be

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