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Bug 841195 - sudo-1.7.2p1-14.el5_8 breaks selinux permissions on /etc/nsswitch.conf
sudo-1.7.2p1-14.el5_8 breaks selinux permissions on /etc/nsswitch.conf
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 818585
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: sudo (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Daniel Kopeček
BaseOS QE Security Team
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Reported: 2012-07-18 07:49 EDT by Michael Young
Modified: 2012-07-22 18:15 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-07-18 07:52:41 EDT
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Description Michael Young 2012-07-18 07:49:07 EDT
I updated to sudo-1.7.2p1-14.el5_8 and then discovered automount wasn't working. On checking the logs I discovered there were problems reading /etc/nsswitch.conf and checking the selinux permissions showed that it now had permissions
If I run /sbin/restorecon /etc/nsswitch.conf it sets the permissions back to
and the automounts work again.
Comment 1 Daniel Kopeček 2012-07-18 07:52:41 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 818585 ***

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