F16--Something went wrong in Gnome...

Daniel J Walsh dwalsh at redhat.com
Thu Nov 10 16:43:52 UTC 2011


On 11/10/2011 11:38 AM, Niels Weber wrote:
> 2011/11/9 Daniel J Walsh<dwalsh at redhat.com>:
>> On 11/09/2011 11:26 AM, Antonio M wrote:
>>> 2011/11/9 Niels Weber<nathelbiya at gmail.com>:
>>>> 2011/11/9 Antonio M<antonio.montagnani at gmail.com>:
>>>>> 2011/11/9 Niels Weber<nathelbiya at gmail.com>:
>>>>>> I have a similar issue.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> the login screen didn't work, switching to runlevel 3 and
>>>>>> startx worked though. Setting selinux to permissive allowed
>>>>>> the login screen to run. Relabelling the file system didn't
>>>>>> help at all.
>>>>>>
>>>>>>> If you still have the auditlogs availabel could you email
>>>>>>> me the compressed output of
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> ausearch -m avc
>>>>>>
>>>>>> There is nothing in the timeframe in the output.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Any ideas?
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Thanks, Niels -- users mailing list
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>>>>>
>>>>> Are you sure to have relabeled ?? or did you switch from
>>>>> permissive to targeted??? Just to clear
>>>>
>>>> I did a touch /.autorelabel and rebooted. I think it said
>>>> something about rebuilding the targeted setup and it took quite
>>>> some time.
>>>>
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>>>
>>> I would disable (not permissive) Selinux, boot, then enable again
>>> and reboot again, in order to have labeling at boot-time. Just a
>>> shot in the dark (but it is what I did)
>>>
>>> Antonio Montagnani Skype : amontag52 SIP: antoniomontag at ekiga.net
>>> Linux Fedora 15 Lovelock
>>
>>
>> You should not need to do this.  What avc messages are you seeing in
>> the audit.log?
>
> The only thing I see that happens at the right time is this entry in
> /var/log/messages:
>
> Nov 10 13:25:53 numenor kernel: [20888.947632] type=1400
> audit(1320927953.340:27): avc:  denied  { ioctl } for  pid=12966
> comm="gnome-shell" path="/dev/nvidiactl" dev=devtmpfs ino=18101
> scontext=system_u:system_r:xdm_t:s0-s0:c0.c1023
> tcontext=system_u:object_r:device_t:s0 tclass=chr_file
>
>
> I remember that there was a similar problem with the last release.
> What am I to do? Relabelling didn't help so far.
>
> Niels


yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing selinux-policy

selinux-policy-3.10.0-55.fc16  Should fix setting the label correctly on 
nvidia devices.





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