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Bug 248080 - default generation of f7desktop livecd fails - livecd-tools requires selinux enabled?
default generation of f7desktop livecd fails - livecd-tools requires selinux ...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: livecd-tools (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: David Zeuthen
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-07-12 23:25 EDT by Jane Dogalt
Modified: 2013-03-05 22:51 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-07-16 15:08:42 EDT
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Description Jane Dogalt 2007-07-12 23:25:32 EDT
Description of problem:

I just ran livecd-creator for probably the first time.  I couldn't log in
to the resulting livecd.  I was trying to just generate the stock f7desktop
livecd, using the simple usage.

Before actually clicking submit on this bug, my old favorite idea hit me...

I tried booting my output livecd with selinux=0, and I could log in.

note, selinux was disabled on the host build system.

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Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2007-07-16 15:08:42 EDT
The default config is set with SELinux enabled (see the "selinux --enforcing"
line) which requires that SELinux be enabled on the host.  Otherwise, you can't
create files with the proper contexts.  I've added a check to git so that we
raise an error early if your config specifies SELinux but you don't have it enabled

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