Bug 499691 - SELinux is preventing hp (hplip_t) "read write" to socket (cupsd_t).
SELinux is preventing hp (hplip_t) "read write" to socket (cupsd_t).
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: selinux-policy-targeted (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Daniel Walsh
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Reported: 2009-05-07 13:15 EDT by Philip Goisman
Modified: 2009-09-02 04:00 EDT (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2009-09-02 04:00:24 EDT
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2009-05-07 13:15 EDT, Philip Goisman
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Description Philip Goisman 2009-05-07 13:15:08 EDT
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Description of problem:

With direct attached printers (parallel or serial), an annoying sealert
message pops up with the following summary message:
SELinux is preventing hp (hplip_t) "read write" to socket (cupsd_t).

This messages does not occur when printing to a networked printer.

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

How reproducible:
Print to attached printer.

Steps to Reproduce:
Actual results:
Annoying sealert message pops up.

Expected results:
It is not expected to see any sealert message when printing to a directly
attached printer.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Daniel Walsh 2009-05-07 13:30:03 EDT
Fixed in selinux-policy-2.4.6-229.el5

Preview to U4 policy is available on 
Comment 6 Daniel Walsh 2009-07-27 10:50:09 EDT
Fixed in selinux-policy-2.4.6-254.el5
Comment 12 errata-xmlrpc 2009-09-02 04:00:24 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on therefore solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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