Bug 889698 - [abrt] policycoreutils-python-2.1.13-49.fc18: __init__.py:54:policy:ValueError: unsupported format character 'p' (0x70) at index 17
Summary: [abrt] policycoreutils-python-2.1.13-49.fc18: __init__.py:54:policy:ValueErro...
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: policycoreutils
Version: 18
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Daniel Walsh
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Whiteboard: abrt_hash:86b9204b70504bfb08c7987db21...
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2012-12-22 17:52 UTC by costashu
Modified: 2013-02-05 03:03 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2013-02-05 03:03:23 UTC
Type: ---

Attachments (Terms of Use)
File: backtrace (611 bytes, text/plain)
2012-12-22 17:52 UTC, costashu
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File: core_backtrace (298 bytes, text/plain)
2012-12-22 17:52 UTC, costashu
no flags Details
File: environ (3.08 KB, text/plain)
2012-12-22 17:52 UTC, costashu
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Description costashu 2012-12-22 17:52:13 UTC
Description of problem:
I use command "sandbox" in Konsole.

Version-Release number of selected component:

Additional info:
cmdline:        /usr/bin/python -Es /usr/bin/sandbox
executable:     /usr/bin/sandbox
kernel:         3.6.11-3.fc18.x86_64
uid:            1000

Truncated backtrace:
__init__.py:54:policy:ValueError: unsupported format character 'p' (0x70) at index 17

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/sandbox", line 29, in <module>
    import sepolicy
  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/sepolicy/__init__.py", line 61, in <module>
  File "/usr/lib64/python2.7/site-packages/sepolicy/__init__.py", line 54, in policy
    raise ValueError(_("Failed to read % policy file") % policy_file)
ValueError: unsupported format character 'p' (0x70) at index 17

Local variables in innermost frame:
policy_file: '/etc/selinux/targeted/policy/policy.27'

Comment 1 costashu 2012-12-22 17:52:17 UTC
Created attachment 667753 [details]
File: backtrace

Comment 2 costashu 2012-12-22 17:52:19 UTC
Created attachment 667754 [details]
File: core_backtrace

Comment 3 costashu 2012-12-22 17:52:22 UTC
Created attachment 667755 [details]
File: environ

Comment 4 Daniel Walsh 2012-12-27 17:07:39 UTC
Fixed in policycoreutils-2.1.13-50.fc19

Comment 5 Mark Wu 2013-01-18 06:58:44 UTC
Also hitting this bug when running vdsm. It will be also added to fedora18 repo, right?  Thanks!

Comment 6 Stephen Haffly 2013-01-20 13:30:05 UTC
1. updated system (Fedora 17)
2. installed FedUp
3. disabled SELinux
4. upgraded system with FedUp
5. executed "yum distribution-synchronization"
6. verified all updates installed with "yum update"
7. attempted to reenable SELinux with system-config-selinux
8. received error message
9. attempted to reinstall SELinux components by deleting and reinstalling.
10. Attempted to reenable SELinux with "system-config-selinux.
11. Failed again.

Package: policycoreutils-gui-2.1.13-49.fc18
Architecture: i686
OS Release: Fedora release 18 (Spherical Cow)

Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2013-01-21 19:43:44 UTC
policycoreutils-2.1.13-55.fc18 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18.

Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2013-01-23 01:27:22 UTC
Package policycoreutils-2.1.13-55.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 policycoreutils-2.1.13-55.fc18'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 9 Fedora Update System 2013-02-05 03:03:25 UTC
policycoreutils-2.1.13-55.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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