Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 237993
jre 1.6 fail's to run on RHEL 5.
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:43 EST
Description of problem:
java apps using JRE 1.6 fail to run on RHEL5
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
selinux version that ships with RHEL 5.
Steps to Reproduce:
The java app fails to run and we have an selinux alert on dmesg
the selinux log is attached to this bugzilla
dsm_om_connsvc32d is the java app.
java applications should run on RHEL5.
Created attachment 153511 [details]
selinux alert log for a jre 1.6 app
jre 1.6 was from www.sun.com.
Is running chcon on jre 1.6 supported? are they any security implications here.
No you can make the change. Change the context and then change use the semanage
command to change the system defaults.
This is a problem with the java libraries.
Please report it as a bug to them.
This link explains the memory detection that SELinux is doing.