rsync as backup from f11 to F10 - issues
Daniel J Walsh
dwalsh at redhat.com
Wed Aug 12 20:36:03 UTC 2009
On 08/11/2009 05:30 PM, Mike Cloaked wrote:
> Mike Cloaked wrote:
>> Machines on the LAN have been running backups across the network using an
>> rsync command within a script which essentially does:
>> rsync --delete -aXH --exclude blah /opt
>> and similar for other directories.
>> This has worked fine until I installed F11 on some of the machines in the
>> LAN, with ext4 filesystems on them.
>> Trying the same thing in this case gave AVC denials on the machine
>> (running F10) to which the the external usb drive was attached (and with
>> an ext3 filesystem to take the backups)
>> The AVC contained:
>> SELinux is preventing rsync (unconfined_t) "mac_admin" unconfined_t.
> I wonder if this is related to
Yes you are trying to put F11 labels on an F10 box. Just setup rsync to not maintain labels.
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