Bug 237324 - LSPP: genhomedircon does not pick up default user types correctly
Summary: LSPP: genhomedircon does not pick up default user types correctly
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Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: policycoreutils (Show other bugs)
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Version: 5.0
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Daniel Walsh
QA Contact: Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2007-04-20 19:57 UTC by Daniel Walsh
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version: RHBA-2007-0543
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2007-11-07 18:04:10 UTC
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Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2007:0543 normal SHIPPED_LIVE policycoreutils bug fix update 2007-10-30 22:59:44 UTC

Description Daniel Walsh 2007-04-20 19:57:01 UTC
Description of problem:
If I change the default user type of the default user, genhomedircon continues
to set the labeling to user_u.

In MLS policy, I could set default user to be staff_u

Steps to cause the problem:
semanage login -m -s staff_u __default__
grep /home /etc/selinux/mls/contexts/files/file_context.homedirs

Should be staff_u and staff_* instead of user_u and user_*

For defaults

Comment 1 Daniel Walsh 2007-04-20 20:19:50 UTC
Fixed in policycoreutils-1.33.12-8

Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-04-20 20:24:00 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update

Comment 4 Steve Grubb 2007-04-24 17:07:53 UTC
This bug is reported to be fixed, removing from LSPP query.

Comment 8 errata-xmlrpc 2007-11-07 18:04:10 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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