Bug 452735 - mozplugger does not work with mplayer, totem, selinux, confined domains
mozplugger does not work with mplayer, totem, selinux, confined domains
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: mozplugger (Show other bugs)
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Reported: 2008-06-24 13:56 EDT by Carl Roth
Modified: 2009-08-20 11:23 EDT (History)
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Description Carl Roth 2008-06-24 13:56:16 EDT
Description of problem:

I tried using the mozplugger firefox plugin on a system with selinux enforcing
mode...  When I turned on the 'allow_unconfined_nsplugin_transition' boolean it
prevented mozplugger from running.  In my case, the problem was that
mozplugger+mplayer could not read mplayer_etc_t files.  Mplayer runs unconfined
on my system (no additional domain transition), so a possible fix would be as
follows:

gen_require(`
  type mplayer_etc_t;
')
read_files_pattern(nsplugin_t, mplayer_etc_t, mplayer_etc_t)

I'm also seeing denials for totem (nsplugin_t --> unconfined_dbusd_t) but I'll
volunteer that this is probably a leaked FD from my ldap auth setup.

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

selinux-policy-targeted-3.3.1-64.fc9.noarch
mplayer-1.0-0.94.20080531svn.lvn9.x86_64
nspluginwrapper-0.9.91.5-27.fc9.x86_64
nspluginwrapper-0.9.91.5-27.fc9.i386
mozplugger-1.10.1-1.x86_64

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Comment 1 Daniel Walsh 2008-06-29 08:25:33 EDT
Fixed in selinux-policy-3.3.1-73.fc9.noarch
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