Bugzilla email problem due to SELinux
David P. Quigley
selinux at davequigley.com
Mon Sep 20 18:07:10 UTC 2010
On 9/20/2010 1:35 PM, Peter J. Stieber wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 20, 2010 at 12:26 PM, PS = Pete Stieber wrote:
> PS>>> I just setup bugzilla on a Fedora 13 box.
> PS>>> I'm not getting email from the bug reports
> PS>>> I enter. I'm seeing the following in the message log...
> On 9/20/2010 10:00 AM, AP = Arthur Pemberton wrote:
> AP>> This access was not denied
> On 9/20/2010 10:03 AM, PS = Peter Stieber wrote:
> PS> But the message also says...
> PS> "If this is a redirection, you will not get
> PS> output in the fifo_file."
> PS> and I'm guessing this is the cause for my
> PS> lack of bugzilla email.
> PS> Am I "all wet"?
> Aurthur was correct and I was "all wet". The new bugzilla setup does
> not send email to the poster by default. My old setup did. I can
> change this via bugzilla.
> Is there any way to get rid of these SElinux fifo_file reports so I
> don't make the same stupid mistake again?
The best thing to do would be to file a bug with the package that is
leaking the file descriptor. It is actually a bug with the application
and not with the SELinux policy. I'm sure the maintainers would
appreciate knowing the issue exists.
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