Bug 246166 - autorelabel, reboot, no change. does not seem to cause software updater to fail
autorelabel, reboot, no change. does not seem to cause software updater to fail
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: selinux-policy-targeted (Show other bugs)
athlon Linux
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Assigned To: Daniel Walsh
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2007-06-28 18:10 EDT by Charlie Colins
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:12 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-08-22 10:16:15 EDT
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Description Charlie Colins 2007-06-28 18:10:03 EDT
Description of problem:
selinux is preventing /usr/bin/Xorg (xdm_xserver_t) "unix_read unix_write" to

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How reproducible:
happens every time software updater is run

Steps to Reproduce:
1.run software updater
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Additional info:
avc: denied { unix_read, unix_write} for comm="X" egid=0 euid=0
exe="usr/bin/Xorg" exit=-13 fsgid=0 fsuid=0 gid=0 items=0 pid=2097
scontext=system_u:system_r:xdm_xserver t:s0-s0:c0.c1023 sgid=0
subj=system_u:system_r:xdm_xserver_t:s0-s0:c0.c1023 suid=0 tclass-shm
tcontext-system_u:system_r:rpm_t:s0 tty=tty7 uid=0

relable, reboot, same results.
Comment 1 Daniel Walsh 2007-07-01 20:37:07 EDT
I don't know what the software updater is?  Are you talking about yum update?

This looks like Xorg is trying to communicate with an X application that is
labeled rpm_t?  
Comment 2 Daniel Walsh 2007-07-01 20:49:57 EDT
Fixed in selinux-policy-3.0.1-4.fc8
Comment 3 Daniel Walsh 2007-08-22 10:16:15 EDT
Should be fixed in the current release

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