Bug 695760 - restorecon from libselinux-python fails on relative paths
restorecon from libselinux-python fails on relative paths
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: libselinux (Show other bugs)
Unspecified Unspecified
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Assigned To: Daniel Walsh
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: 698583
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Reported: 2011-04-12 11:42 EDT by Thomas Woerner
Modified: 2017-01-06 09:50 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-08-07 16:20:08 EDT
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python test case (153 bytes, text/x-python)
2011-04-12 11:42 EDT, Thomas Woerner
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Description Thomas Woerner 2011-04-12 11:42:25 EDT
Created attachment 491521 [details]
python test case

Description of problem:
restorecon from libselinux-python fails on relative paths.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Use attached reproducer
Actual results:
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/tmp/s.py", line 11, in <module>
    selinux.restorecon(path, True)
  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/selinux/__init__.py", line 74, in restorecon
    status, context = matchpathcon(path, mode)
OSError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory

Expected results:
Restored context

Additional info:
Comment 1 Daniel Walsh 2011-04-13 16:52:03 EDT
Fixed in libselinux-2.0.102-2.fc15
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