Bug 864767 - SELinux is preventing /usr/sbin/tmpwatch from read access on the directory /var/cache/man/local/cat9.
SELinux is preventing /usr/sbin/tmpwatch from read access on the directory /v...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: selinux-policy (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Miroslav Grepl
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-10-10 00:40 EDT by akshay vyas
Modified: 2012-12-20 10:28 EST (History)
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Description akshay vyas 2012-10-10 00:40:05 EDT
Description of problem:

SELinux is preventing /usr/sbin/tmpwatch from read access on the directory /var/cache/man/local/cat9.

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

Additional Information:
Source Context                system_u:system_r:tmpreaper_t:s0-s0:c0.c1023
Target Context                system_u:object_r:mandb_cache_t:s0
Target Objects                /var/cache/man/local/cat9 [ dir ]
Source                        tmpwatch
Source Path                   /usr/sbin/tmpwatch
Port                          <Unknown>
Host                          localhost.localdomain
Source RPM Packages           tmpwatch-2.11-2.fc18.x86_64
Target RPM Packages           
Policy RPM                    selinux-policy-3.11.1-32.fc18.noarch
Selinux Enabled               True
Policy Type                   targeted
Enforcing Mode                Enforcing
Host Name                     localhost.localdomain
Platform                      Linux localhost.localdomain 3.6.1-1.fc18.x86_64 #1
                              SMP Mon Oct 8 17:19:09 UTC 2012 x86_64 x86_64
Alert Count                   18
First Seen                    2012-10-10 00:25:40 EDT
Last Seen                     2012-10-10 00:25:40 EDT
Local ID                      b3aa035f-e032-42a6-960b-e5f298103757

Raw Audit Messages
type=AVC msg=audit(1349843140.409:111): avc:  denied  { read } for  pid=3275 comm="tmpwatch" name="cat9" dev="sda3" ino=411696 scontext=system_u:system_r:tmpreaper_t:s0-s0:c0.c1023 tcontext=system_u:object_r:mandb_cache_t:s0 tclass=dir

type=SYSCALL msg=audit(1349843140.409:111): arch=x86_64 syscall=openat success=no exit=EACCES a0=ffffffffffffff9c a1=404923 a2=90800 a3=0 items=0 ppid=3254 pid=3275 auid=0 uid=0 gid=0 euid=0 suid=0 fsuid=0 egid=0 sgid=0 fsgid=0 tty=(none) ses=3 comm=tmpwatch exe=/usr/sbin/tmpwatch subj=system_u:system_r:tmpreaper_t:s0-s0:c0.c1023 key=(null)

Hash: tmpwatch,tmpreaper_t,mandb_cache_t,dir,read


#============= tmpreaper_t ==============
allow tmpreaper_t mandb_cache_t:dir read;

audit2allow -R

#============= tmpreaper_t ==============
allow tmpreaper_t mandb_cache_t:dir read;
Comment 1 Miroslav Grepl 2012-10-10 04:10:42 EDT
Fixed in selinux-policy-3.11.1-33.fc18
Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2012-10-11 05:04:52 EDT
selinux-policy-3.11.1-36.fc18 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18.
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2012-10-11 13:23:28 EDT
Package selinux-policy-3.11.1-36.fc18:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 18 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing selinux-policy-3.11.1-36.fc18'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).
Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2012-12-20 10:28:09 EST
selinux-policy-3.11.1-36.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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