runuser error in a docker container on rawhide

Daniel J Walsh dwalsh at
Wed Jun 4 18:37:22 UTC 2014

On 06/04/2014 02:27 PM, Robert Rati wrote:
> I'm trying to run some docker containers and it appears the runuser in
> rawhide isn't functional in the container:
> # runuser
> runuser: System error
> I can run runuser in a physical system running rawhide however.  These
> same images created off of F20 containers worked fine.
> Has anyone run into this?  Any ideas?
> Rob
I would guess it is potentially SELinux or /proc being readonly.

Put the machine into permissive mode to see if it is SELinux, (I doubt it).

You could check with a priv container to see if /proc or capabilities ar
ethe problem.

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