Change request: SELinux tweaks.

Mike McGrath mmcgrath at
Fri Nov 21 20:17:53 UTC 2008

On Fri, 21 Nov 2008, Luke Macken wrote:

> Attached are some patches that will fix many AVC's that are currently
> happening within our infrastructure.
> Patch 0010-Fix-our-semanage_fcontext-function-to-work-on-symlin.patch
> /should/ fix the problem introduced in
> 41acfbc83c80d12d915a0d6087e841aba2c7e78c that caused restorecon to flip
> out when trying to apply context to a symlink.
> The rest should all be fairly straight-forward fixes that involve
> flipping booleans, setting context, and creating custom policy modules.
> Apologies for the binary blobs in the diffs :)

What is the impact of actually implementing these changes?  Also whats the
risk if stuff goes horribly wrong?


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