Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 928393
Cannot create '/var/run/NetworkManager': Permission denied
Last modified: 2016-07-31 21:26:47 EDT
Description of problem:
Starting NetworkManager service is unsuccessful with error: "Cannot create '/var/run/NetworkManager': Permission denied"
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. On installed system run command "systemctl restart NetworkManager"
You can see "NetworkManager: <error> [1364394113.252601] [main.c:406] main(): Cannot create '/var/run/NetworkManager': Permission denied" in output of command "systemctl status NetworkManager".
Service NetworkManager should succesfully start.
After turning off selinux with command "setenforce 0", problem disappeared and it was possible to start NetworkManager service successfully. Attached audit.log.
Created attachment 717113 [details]
Will fix this.
Fixed in selinux-policy-3.12.1-24.fc19
Verified on selinux-policy-3.12.1-24.fc19
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