FC3: MatLAB fails with selinux-policy-targeted 1.17.30-3.2

Ed Hill ed at eh3.com
Tue Jun 14 03:26:34 UTC 2005

On Sat, 2005-06-11 at 12:02 -0400, Ed Hill wrote:
> Hi folks,
> I just yum-updated to the latest selinux-policy-targeted (0:1.17.30-3.2)
> and now MatLAB fails to run.  Previously, it worked without any
> problems.  But now it reports:
>   /opt/matlab/bin/glnx86/MATLAB: error while loading shared libraries: 
>   /opt/matlab/bin/glnx86/libmwumfpackv4.3.so: cannot restore segment
>     prot after reloc: Permission denied
> Setting SELinux to "permissive" allows MatLAB to run but its not a
> graceful fix.  I'd like to find a way to keep SELinux running without
> disabling MatLAB.
> Can someone please suggest how to do this?

No one suggested a fix but I tried upgrading to:


and now MatLAB works again even with SEinux in "enforcing" mode.


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