Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 429620
Selinux AVC in Open Office Writer when attempting to use frame macros (dlopened libjvm.so)
Last modified: 2008-01-30 07:13:33 EST
Description of problem:
Selinux AVC in Open Office Writer when attempting to use frame macros
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open OpenOffice Writer
2. Insert menu -> Frame
3. Click on Macro tab
SELinux AVC denial, click icon to view
In setroubleshoot browser
SELinux is preventing /usr/lib64/openoffice.org/program/swriter.bin from making
the program stack executable.
SELinux is enabled in enforcing mode.
chcon -t unconfined_execmem_exec_t /usr/lib64/openoffice.org/program/swriter.bin
works around this issue, but this should not be necessary.
OpenOffice does not respond well to these denials -- it racks up hundreds of AVC
denials in seconds.
Which java is being executed here, i.e. what's selected in
This is a labeling problem
Fixed in selinux-policy-3.0.8-81.fc8
Thanks a lot, after updating this works for me.