Bug 436995 - SELinux denies access to /etc/resolv.conf
Summary: SELinux denies access to /etc/resolv.conf
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: openswan
Version: 8
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Karl Wirth
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-03-11 15:55 UTC by Benny Amorsen
Modified: 2009-01-09 06:09 UTC (History)
0 users

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Last Closed: 2009-01-09 06:09:50 UTC

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Description Benny Amorsen 2008-03-11 15:55:52 UTC
If a connection is to a hostname instead of an IP address, this happens:

Mar 11 16:47:42 ipvi-10-0-219-0 kernel: audit(1205250462.057:437): avc:  denied
 { read } for  pid=9766 comm="whack" name="resolv.conf" dev=sda3 ino=4578573
ipsec_mgmt_t:s0 tcontext=system_u:object_r:net_conf_t:s0 tclass=file
Mar 11 16:47:42 hostname ipsec__plutorun: whack error: "connectionname" does not
look numeric and name lookup failed "vpn.ipvision.dk"

Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-11-26 10:07:46 UTC
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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2009-01-09 06:09:50 UTC
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