selinux alerts delivered to non-root users

Antonio Olivares olivares14031 at
Mon Nov 5 23:20:52 UTC 2007

> ----- Original Message ----
> From: Dave Burns <tburns at>
> To: For users of Fedora <fedora-list at>
> Sent: Monday, November 5, 2007 4:42:15 PM
> Subject: selinux alerts delivered to non-root users
Is there a way to turn off the GUI selinux alert/setroubleshoot icons
> etc. for particular users?
> On the machine in question, I have selinux set to permissive mode and
> its primary user is someone else who does not have root. He says
> selinux is nagging him. I told him to try to ignore it, and I've been
> using sealert over ssh to try to remove some of the causes. But there
> really is never any reason for him to see any of this. He can't do
> anything about it other than nag me.
> So how do I take him out of the loop?
> Dave
> -- 
For a particular user, I would not know a precise answer, however, you can run 

# ckconfig setroubleshoot off

setroubleshoot  0:off   1:off   2:off   3:on    4:on    5:on    6:off

and it will be disabled alltogether.



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