Bug 237993 - jre 1.6 fail's to run on RHEL 5.
jre 1.6 fail's to run on RHEL 5.
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: selinux-policy (Show other bugs)
5.0
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Daniel Walsh
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Reported: 2007-04-26 09:52 EDT by Sandeep K. Shandilya
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-04-26 11:13:45 EDT
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selinux alert log for a jre 1.6 app (2.56 KB, text/plain)
2007-04-26 09:52 EDT, Sandeep K. Shandilya
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Description Sandeep K. Shandilya 2007-04-26 09:52:30 EDT
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.


How reproducible:
always

Steps to Reproduce:
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Actual results:
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.



Expected results:
java applications should run on RHEL5.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Sandeep K. Shandilya 2007-04-26 09:52:30 EDT
Created attachment 153511 [details]
selinux alert log for a jre 1.6 app
Comment 2 Sandeep K. Shandilya 2007-04-26 10:16:26 EDT
jre 1.6 was from www.sun.com.

Is running chcon on jre 1.6 supported? are they any security implications here.
http://java.sun.com/javase/6/webnotes/install/system-configurations.html
Comment 3 Daniel Walsh 2007-04-26 11:13:45 EDT
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.

http://people.redhat.com/~drepper/selinux-mem.html

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