tim at birdsnest.maths.tcd.ie
Tue Dec 18 13:23:38 UTC 2007
> On Tue, 2007-12-18 at 08:35 +1000, david walcroft wrote:
>> Changed SElinux to permissive and believe or not but I can print
>> anything and my sound is back after losing it during the last
>> upgrade, SElinux-enforcing seems to be very restrictive.
> Hmm, if your printing, and any other problems, are down to SELinux
> stopping them from doing their thing, there ought to be SELinux logs
> about it.
> If you want to use SELinux, then you'd want to resolve them. SELinux in
> permissive mode does nothing to protect you, it's virtually an
> allow-anyway-and-log test mode. If you don't want to use SELinux, you
> may as well completely disable it.
I completely disagree.
The OP seems to me to have quite enough problems
without worrying about SELinux.
If you have a system that is working perfectly, try SELinux.
Until then, turn it off.
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