Bug 249385 - Proposed correction: RHEL5 currently ship with an audit daemon
Summary: Proposed correction: RHEL5 currently ship with an audit daemon
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: doc-SELinux_User_Guide
Version: 6.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Scott Radvan
QA Contact: Joshua Wulf
Keywords: Documentation
Depends On:
Blocks: 237606
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-07-24 08:22 UTC by Andrey Markelov
Modified: 2016-06-17 21:05 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2009-09-24 03:08:29 UTC

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Description Andrey Markelov 2007-07-24 08:22:52 UTC
Description of problem:

Documentation said "Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 does not currently ship with an
audit daemon." and "The Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 implementation of SELinux
routes AVC audit messages to /var/log/messages."

But RHEL5 currently ship with an audit daemon. And setroubleshootd explain and 
routes SELinux message to /var/log/messages (based on AVC audit messages in

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open Deployment_Guide, chapter 44.3. Analyst Control of SELinux
2. Look at note after paragraph 44.3.1. 
3. Look at paragraph 44.3.2 
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Comment 3 RHEL Product and Program Management 2009-07-28 21:29:16 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release.  Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for

Comment 4 Scott Radvan 2009-09-24 03:08:29 UTC
Fixed in upcoming SELinux User Guide for RHEL6 (which is based on Fedora SELinux User Guide available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org )

Coverage of the audit daemon and logging etc. is included.

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