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Re: How best (BUT WHY) get rid of SELinux?

--- Andrew Kelly <akelly corisweb org> wrote:

> On Tue, 2007-09-25 at 15:43 -0700, Antonio Olivares
> wrote:
> > >> because selinux has fucked them up the ass and
> they are stressing their 
> > >> clients cant interact with them,
> > > ----
> > > nice - thanks for the visual metaphor - good
> thing you won't be confused
> > > with someone with an objective point of view.
> > >
> > 
> > Did not know that selinux was capable of doing
> that *fucked them up the ass*.
> > One learns new things every day.  Is it a visual
> metaphor, or is a personification of selinux?
> > Now selinux has the power to do things that
> persons do.  What would selinux say if it were able
> to talk?
> > 
> > Regards,
> > 
> > Antonio
> Jeepers, how many times does this have to be
> explained? SELinux is not
> there to do anybody UTA. It's there so that IF you
> get done UTA, you
> won't catch an STD or get preggers or anything like
> that.
> But of course, if you DO want to get done UTA,
> you'll have to do a lot
> of talking to SELinux, explaining that that is
> precisely your intention.
> Socket issues, don't you know.
> [Whee]
> So, now that we've all got that out of our system,
> can we get back to
> the grown-up talk?

Of course, we can!  I was just questioning whether it
was a metaphor or a personification.  Since a metaphor
is a comparison between two things and personification
gives humanlike qualities to non humans.  

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Sorry to ask, but what is UTA? 

I know what STD is (Sexually Transmitted Disease).  

BTW, selinux setroubleshoot is very nice and it helps
tremendously when dealing with issues.  It helped
fixed a bug on Rawhide dealing with maxima:


I am not an expert on selinux, but I am learning and
cannot complain against it.  I know that it can be a
pain sometimes, but its intentions are good.  That is
what matters for me.  

Best Regards,


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