Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 439745
dhcp problems with selinux
Last modified: 2008-05-02 16:16:59 EDT
Description of problem:
selinux policy prevents normal operation of dhcp on a wireless network, when the
local lan is configured as internal, and wireless is considered external.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
If a computer is multihomed attempt to use dhcp on the external network.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Connect to external network with dhcp enabled.
selinux blocks some actions. Connectivity is hit or miss.
Obtain a dhcp address without issues.
Submitter is a linux novice.
Created attachment 299685 [details]
Output of selinux troubleshooting tool
Mark are you sure anything is being blockded. IE Does your network work
properly. THis looks like a leaked file descriptor or a redirection of stdout
which should just work. Even though it reports all of these AVC Messages.
What tool are you using to startup the network?