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Bug 244691 - anaconda doesn't propagate policy load failure properly
anaconda doesn't propagate policy load failure properly
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
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Blocks: F8Blocker
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Reported: 2007-06-18 11:39 EDT by Bill Nottingham
Modified: 2014-03-16 23:07 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-09-11 13:17:32 EDT
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Description Bill Nottingham 2007-06-18 11:39:43 EDT
Description of problem:

If I (for example) pungi a tree with no SELinux policy included, anaconda fails
to load the policy. It then turns off the SELINUX flag in the loader... but
never propagates it to the second stage.

So, the installer allows you to configure SELinux for the installed system, and
sets it up by default. Which then fails pretty spectacularly on reboot.

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Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2007-09-11 13:17:32 EDT
The loader was passing, we just stopped looking at it in anaconda.  Fixed in CVS

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