Bug 441718 - Miro triggers SELinux warning (permisive mode)
Miro triggers SELinux warning (permisive mode)
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: Miro (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Thorsten Scherf
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-04-09 13:05 EDT by Peter Janakiev
Modified: 2009-01-09 01:21 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-01-09 01:21:43 EST
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Description Peter Janakiev 2008-04-09 13:05:10 EDT
Description of problem:
Starting Miro triggers the SELinux audit message

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

How reproducible:
On new users only

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create a new user or use one that has never used it before (does not have any
of it in its home dir)
2. Start miro from the menu
Actual results: SELinux is preventing Miro (denies access) or triggers a warning
(in permisive mode)

Expected results:
Normal execution of the application

Additional info:
raw message from selinux:
host=localhost.localdomain type=AVC msg=audit(1207760214.807:62): avc: denied {
execheap } for pid=6479 comm="miro.real"
tcontext=unconfined_u:system_r:unconfined_t:s0-s0:c0.c1023 tclass=process
host=localhost.localdomain type=SYSCALL msg=audit(1207760214.807:62):
arch=40000003 syscall=125 success=yes exit=0 a0=804a000 a1=38e000 a2=5
a3=bfa70bc0 items=0 ppid=6478 pid=6479 auid=501 uid=501 gid=100 euid=501
suid=501 fsuid=501 egid=100 sgid=100 fsgid=100 tty=(none) comm="miro.real"
exe="/usr/bin/python" subj=unconfined_u:system_r:unconfined_t:s0-s0:c0.c1023
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