Bug 247542 - SELinux prevents ksycoca from building it's database
SELinux prevents ksycoca from building it's database
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: selinux-policy-targeted (Show other bugs)
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x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Daniel Walsh
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2007-07-09 16:13 EDT by Jeroen Beerstra
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:12 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-07-09 18:24:06 EDT
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Description Jeroen Beerstra 2007-07-09 16:13:08 EDT
Description of problem: SELinux prevents ksycoca from building it's database, I
noticed this because Amarok refused to run after the latest update.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): 

selinux-policy-targeted-2.6.4-25.fc7
kdelibs-3.5.7-0.1.fc7

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. make sure selinux is enabled
2. $ kbuildsycoca
  
Actual results:

$ kbuildsycoca
kbuildsycoca running...
Reusing existing ksycoca
kbuildsycoca: ERROR creating database '/var/tmp/kdecache-jeroen/ksycoca'! File
or directory does not exist
$

Expected results:

$ kbuildsycoca
kbuildsycoca running...
Reusing existing ksycoca
$

Additional info:

type=AVC msg=audit(1184010895.351:1867): avc:  denied  { associate } for 
pid=8771 comm="kbuildsycoca" name="ksycoca7KRaac.new"
scontext=user_u:object_r:unlabeled_t:s0 tcontext=system_u:object_r:fs_t:s0
tclass=filesystem
type=PATH msg=audit(1184010895.351:1867): item=1
name="/var/tmp/kdecache-jeroen/ksycoca7KRaac.new" inode=1867787 dev=fd:05
mode=0100600 ouid=500 ogid=500 rdev=00:00 obj=user_u:object_r:unlabeled_t:s0
Comment 1 Jeroen Beerstra 2007-07-09 18:24:06 EDT
This seems related to seedit (which I installed and then deinstalled), after I
cleaned out /var/tmp, relabed my filesystem and cleaned out all additions it
made to /etc/audit/audit.rules. 

There should be a warning for seedit, this seriously messes with your F7 system!
It promisses to restore your config upon deinstallation but clearly doesn't.

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