Bug 419571 - Selinux prevents haldaemon to start
Selinux prevents haldaemon to start
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 425819
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: hal (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: David Zeuthen
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-12-11 06:17 EST by antonio montagnani
Modified: 2013-03-05 22:53 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2007-12-20 17:19:36 EST
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/usr/sbin/hald (hald_t) "read" to (system_crond_var_lib_t). (2.28 KB, text/plain)
2007-12-11 06:55 EST, Jim Cornette
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Description antonio montagnani 2007-12-11 06:17:49 EST
Description of problem:
Selinux prevents haldaemon to start 

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

How reproducible:
always is Selinux is Enforcing

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Boot the machine
Actual results:
Haldaemon is not started, so I don't see CD writer, USB pens, external disks

Expected results:
Everything should be seen

Additional info:

In Permissive mode everything is o.k
Comment 1 Jim Cornette 2007-12-11 06:55:13 EST
Created attachment 283961 [details]
 /usr/sbin/hald (hald_t) "read" to (system_crond_var_lib_t).

This denial message related to SELinux is seen in the troubleshooter browser.
SELinux is preventing /usr/sbin/hald (hald_t) "read" to
Comment 2 Jim Cornette 2007-12-11 06:57:59 EST
Once hal is started, using enforcing mode does not seem to produce errors.
Permissive mode is needed to start the daemon initially.
Comment 3 Daniel Walsh 2007-12-12 10:39:25 EST
This is actually a PolicyKit bug, which should install this file in 


selinux-policy in rawhide allows hal to look there for the file.
Comment 4 Jeremy Katz 2007-12-20 17:19:36 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 425819 ***

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